OnSite Coverage 2012

April 26-28 Las Vegas, NV Riviera Resort & Casino Las Vegas

APA NSC Trophy

$500,000

In Cash & Prizes!

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APA 8-Ball Classic

8-Ball ClassicThe finals of the 8-Ball Classic were held April 28 with four new champions being crowned.

In the finals of the Blue Tier (SL 2-3), Connie Kraft, of East Peoria, Ill., defeated Ryan Raftery of Toledo, Ohio.

In the finals of the Yellow Tier (SL 4), Patrick Porter, of Burlington, N.J., defeated Kenneth Suttles of Kodak, Tenn.

In the finals of the Red Tier (SL 5), Joseph Magsaysay, Jackson, Mo, defeated Gabriel Valdez of San Diego, Calif.

In the finals of the Purple Tier (SL 6-7), Cary Cass of Miami, Fla., defeated Armando Leal of San Antonio, Texas.

Each of the four champions took home a $15,000 prize package, while the Runners-up received a prize package worth $9,000. This year 479 players advanced to the 8-Ball Classic from a field of more than 6,300 who competed in Regional competition. Forty-one states and one Canadian province were represented in this year's event.

 

 

Top Finishers

Blue Tier

Blue Tier 1st Place

Champion – Connie Kraft from East Peoria, IL

Blue Tier 2nd Place

Runner-Up – Ryan Raftery from Toledo, OH

Blue Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Stefanie Macaluso from New Port Richey, FL

Blue Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Ruth Chappell from Coats, NC

 

Yellow Tier

Yellow Tier 1st Place

Champion – Patrick Porter from Burlington, NJ

Yellow Tier 2nd Place

Runner-Up – Kenneth Suttles from Kodak, TN

Yellow Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Bradley Lancaster from Bakersfield, CA

Yellow Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Joshua Rose from Summit, MS

 

Red Tier

Red Tier 1st Place

Champion – Joseph Magsaysay from Jackson, MO

Red Tier 2nd Place

Runner-Up – Gabriel Valdez from San Diego, CA

Red Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Josh Norris from Oklahoma City, OK

Missing Photo

3rd Place – Travis Fehlauer from Fayetteville, NC (no photo available)

 

Purple Tier

Purple Tier 1st Place

Champion – Cary Cass from Miami, FL

Purple Tier 2nd Place

Runner-Up – Armando Leal from San Antonio, TX

Purple Tier 3rd Place

3rd Place – Joseph Coleman from Joelton, TN

Missing Photo

3rd Place – Marc Horsting from Hanover Park, IL (no photo available)

 

Sportsmanship Awards

Missing Photo

Sportsmanship – Mike Tucci from Fresno, CA

 

Standings & Agenda

8-Ball Classic

Standings

Blue Tier
Yellow Tier
Red Tier
Purple Tier

Agenda

Thursday, April 26

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Player Registration and Practice

2:30 PM
Players Meeting

3:00 PM
Opening Ceremony

3:30 PM
Play Begins

Friday, April 27

7:00 AM - Midnight
Player Practice

8:00 AM
Play Resumes

Saturday, April 28

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM
Player Practice Located at the Top of the Riv

11:30 AM
Semifinal Rounds Located at the Top of the Riv

1:00 PM
Awards Presentation 3rd Place and Sportsmanship Awards

3:00 PM
Final Rounds Located at the Top of the Riv

4:00 PM (or immediately following final rounds)
Awards Presentation 1st and 2nd Places

8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
PoolAPAlooza

 

 

 

Cash Payout Schedule

Saturday, April 28

Blue Tier

Yellow Tier

Red Tier

Purple Tier

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

 

17th Place - Top of the Riv

17th Place - Top of the Riv

17th Place - Top of the Riv

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

9th Place - Top of the Riv

9th Place - Top of the Riv

9th Place - Top of the Riv

9th Place - Top of the Riv

8:00 AM - 2:00 PM

5th Place - Top of the Riv

5th Place - Top of the Riv

5th Place - Top of the Riv

5th Place - Top of the Riv

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

3rd Place - Top of the Riv

3rd Place - Top of the Riv

3rd Place - Top of the Riv

3rd Place - Top of the Riv

At Awards Presentation

2nd Place - Top of the Riv

2nd Place - Top of the Riv

2nd Place - Top of the Riv

2nd Place - Top of the Riv

At Awards Presentation

1st Place - Top of the Riv

1st Place - Top of the Riv

1st Place - Top of the Riv

1st Place - Top of the Riv

 

 

Prize Package Breakdowns

 

Blue Tier

Skill Levels 2 & 3

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

1st
$15,000

$1,745 - 14k Gold/Diamond Championship Ring
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$200 - Outlaw Break Cue
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$12,485 - Cash Payout

3rd
$4,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$3,450 - Cash Payout

 

 

 

5th
$2,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$1,450 - Cash Payout

2nd
$9,000

$595 - Commemorative Bulova Watch
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$7,835 - Cash Payout

9th
$1000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$500 - Cash Payout

 

 

 

13th-On
$200

$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration

Yellow Tier

Skill Level 4

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

1st
$15,000

$1,745 - 14k Gold/Diamond Championship Ring
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$200 - Outlaw Break Cue
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$12,485 - Cash Payout

5th
$2,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$1,450 - Cash Payout

2nd
$9,000

$595 - Commemorative Bulova Watch
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by cuestix
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$7,835 - Cash Payout

9th
$1,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$1,450 - Cash Payout

3rd
$4,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$3,450 - Cash Payout

17th
$600

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash Payout
$100 - Cash at Registration

 

 

 

33rd-On
$200

$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration

Red Tier

Skill Levels 6, 7, 8 & 9

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

1st
$15,000

$1,745 - 14k Gold/Diamond Championship Ring
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$200 - Outlaw Break Cue
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$12,485 - Cash Payout

5th
$2,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$3,450 - Cash Payout

2nd
$9,000

$595 - Commemorative Bulova Watch
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$7,835 Cash Payout

9th
$1,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 -Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$450 - Cash Payout

3rd
$4,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$3,450 - Cash Payout

17th
$600

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$100 Cash Payout

 

 

 

33rd-On
$200

$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration

Purple Tier

Skill Levels 6 & 7

Place

Merchandise Award

Cash Award

Place

Merchandise AWard

Cash Award

1st
$15,000

$1,745 - 14k Gold/Diamond Championship Ring
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$200 - Outlaw Break Cue
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$12,485 - Cash Payout

5th
$2,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$1,450 - Cash Payout

2nd
$9,000

$595 - Commemorative Bulova Watch
$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$70 - Outlaw 4-Hole Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$7,835 - Cash Payout

9th
$1,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$100 - Cash Payout

3rd
$4,000

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$50 - Outlaw Single Cue Case
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$3,450 - Cash Payout

17th
$600

$300 - Outlaw Commemorative Championship Cue by Cuestix
$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration
$100 - Cash Payout

 

 

 

33rd-On
$200

$100 - Commemorative Championship Jacket

$100 - Cash at Registration

           
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