Billy Aardd's Club
Fall 2007 Tournaments.

This Fall we've got five tournaments planned. In addition to those tournaments we will be running several handicapped ladders (14.1, Straight Rail Billiards, 9-Ball, 3 Cushion Billiards, and Snooker).

This is a firm schedule (but times may change so please keep an eye here if you're interested in playing any of these tournaments).

Please check the specifics of the individual tournaments for information about tournament format, entry deadlines, and other information.

7-9-8 Ball.   --   "C" division on September 29 and 30.   "A" and "B" divisions on October 13, and 14.
( This is a Plaque event.)

No more than 24-players will be allowed in any division due to table and time constraints.   The format of the tournament (number of games per set) may be adjusted to fit time constraints.

"C" division entry deadline is 5:30 pm Friday, September 28.   Entry fees have been waived for this tournament.   The schedule will be posted in the game room by 9:00 pm Friday, September 28.   Play may start as early as 8:30am on Saturday.

"A" and "B" division entry deadlines are 5:30 pm Friday, October 12.   Entry fees have been waived for this tournament.   The schedule will be posted in the game room by 9:00 pm Friday, October 12.   Play may start as early as 8:30am on Saturday.

Players will choose which division they will play in at the time they sign up.   Known players may be seeded by the Tournament Director (TD).

Here's the schedule for the 7-9-8 tournament.

18.2 Balkline   --   October 30 through November 20.

Entry deadline is 17:30 Monday, October 29.   No entry fees and no prizes.   Schedules will be posted by 19:30 Monday, October 29.   Please notify the TD before your first match if you have a problem with the schedule.

The format of the tournament (double elimination, round robin, etc.) will be based on number of entries (will go Round Robin with 4 or 5 players).   Two divisions will be offered.

Here is the schedule and other information for this semester's 18.2 tournament.

Snooker   --   October 30 through November 20.

The entry deadline for this tournament is Monday, October 29, at 5:30pm.

Three divisions of play will be offered. There are no entry fees and there will be no prizes. Limit of 16 players per division (Round Robin with 4 to 5 player's, Double Elimination otherwise). There must be at least four players for a division to run.

One Pocket   --   November 2-4 (and if needed, 5-9).

Tournament format is dependent on number of entrants per division.

Entry deadline is 6:30 pm Wednesday, October 31.   No entry fees and no prizes.   The tournament schedule (players' and refs') will be posted by 6:30 pm Thursday, November 1.

There will be a mandatory pre-tournament meeting for all entrants at 6:30 pm on Friday, November 2, to review the operation of the tournament.   This will also be the last chance to withdraw.   Play will begin after the meeting.

ACUI   (Association of College Unions International)   9-ball QUALIFIER   --   November 10 through November 18.

Play would be weeknights and weekends as needed. If possible all play will be done on Saturday (10) and Sunday (11).

ENTRY DEADLINE is Tuesday November 6 at 6:00pm.   Sign-up sheet is in the gameroom.

There will be a Men's Division and a Women's Division (no further breakdowns in either division). (Up to) The top three finishers, across the two divisions, will qualify to go to the ACUI regional tournament this coming Spring.

The format will depend on the number of entrants. BCA rules for 9-ball will be used. Each non-finals match will be at least best of 7. The championship match will be at least best of 9.

For more information on this tournament, (and the ACUI Regional and ACUI International tournaments) please check the BAC Tournament board in the Fidel Student Services game room.

Here are the brackets and schedule for this tournament.

Billy Aardd.