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Sully’s Billiards team qualifies for world championship

Sully’s Billiards of Metropolis has qualified for the APA World 8 Ball Championship to be held Oct. 21-26 at the Westgate Casino in Las Vegas. Following their successful league season, played at Sully’s on Fifth Street in Metropolis, the team played through a 12-team, three-session tournament format at River City Eagles Club in Paducah to advance to Vegas. The World Championship 8 Ball Tournament is a team event open to any combination of men and women. It offers a $25,000 first-place prize. It follows a modified single elimination format which allows each team the chance to lose twice before being eliminated. Team members of Sully’s Billiards are (from left, kneeling) Rodger Sullivan, Don Sullivan, Matt Caldwell, David Bunch, Stan Windhorst; (standing) Windy Siegelman, Donna Downs and Brad Bowman.

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