On May – 11 – 2010
May 6th – 9th, 2010–The Viking Cue – Olhausen Billiard Classic Tour was hosted by The Green Room in Jackson, MS. The event drew in 109 entries and paid out $19,390 to the players that rose to the top of the fields.
The event kicked off on Thrusday night with the 1-Pocket Tournament and finished up early Monday morning with the finals of the 9-Ball Tournament. Players were afforded many opportunities to make it into the cash as the event offered $1000 Added 1 Pocket on Thrusday, $400 Added 10-Ball Tournament on Friday night, $3000 Added 9-Ball Tournament on Saturday and two separate 9-Ball Mini Tournaments ($400 Added and $200 Added) on Sunday.
Cliff Joyner would take the lead in the race to 5 and win the 1-Pocket event by defeating Billy Young 5-4 in the finals on Friday night.View the brackets for this event by clicking here.
1st Cliff Joyner $1400
2nd Billy Young $800
3rd Danny Smith $480
5/6th Jason Evans / Nick Vita $150 each
Friday nights 10-Ball Tournament would be won by Daniel “Lil D” McKenney as he made his way thru the bracket undefeated to claim first.
|View the 10-Ball Brackets by clicking here.
1st Daniel McKenney $1,250
2nd Billy Young $ 700
3rd/4th Justyn Cone / Shane Winters $150 each
Saturday would kick off the Viking Cue Olhausen Billiards Classic Tour 9-Ball Event. The event format was a race to 13 on both sides of the chart. Players from around the region vyed for their shot at the first place prize moneys with a payout of over $12,000 the serious billiards came out in all that entered the tournament.
1st Gary Abood $ 4500
2nd Nick Vita $2700
3rd Benny Conway $1700
4th Daniel McKenney $1200
5/6th Justin Bergman / Chuck Raulston $700 each
7/8th Josh Hillard / Billy Young $200 each
9/12th Danny Smith / Herman Quarles / Jason Evans / John “Rerun” Lacy $150 each