Tag: billiards

IronOaks Breakers Pool League

Larry Stadler As you remember from the article in the June Splash, Tournament Director Ed Allen came up with an idea to have a “Scotch Doubles” 8-Ball Tournament. The Breakers Board and league members thought this was a good idea, so the tournament was scheduled. Here is a quick refresher of the play: “Scotch Doubles”…

Ladies Billiard Club Invites You To Open Play

Michelle Behanna You’re invited to play during the summer months with the members of the IronOaks Ladies Billiards Club! In a casual manner, the Ladies Billiards Club continues every Tuesday morning. The summer months offer a unique opportunity to those who haven’t played before or need to sharpen their skills. Plus, our experienced players can…

IronOaks Breakers Pool League

  Larry Stadler Tournament Director Ed Allen came up with an idea to have a “Scotch Doubles” 8 Ball Tournament. The Breakers Board and league members thought this was a good idea, so the tournament logistics were developed. Sign-up was from May 2, 2018, through May 15, 2018. Format: When the sign-up period ends, Tournament…

Lucky Shot Pool Club news

  Gary Vacin Jerry Cisneros was crowned champion in both 9-Ball and 8-Ball in the Lucky Shot Pool Club playoffs. Cisneros defeated Jack Hill in 9-Ball and won by forfeit from Michael Dalsanders in 8-Ball. It was only the second time the same player won both championships. Jack Hill accomplished the feat several years ago.

New members join Lucky Shot Pool Club

Gary Vacin The Lucky Shot Pool Club welcomes eight new members as the club begins competition in its 2017-18 tournament season. The new members are Rick Boyd, Bill Groves, Jim Leckner, Keith Tookey, Bill Mazejko, Larry Munson, Peter Hanna and Bob Reider. The tournament features 15 members competing in two 9-Ball pockets and 39 members…

Breakers Pool League holds inaugural Handicap Tournament

IronOaks Breakers Pool League

Larry Stadler To even the playing field and encourage more participation, the IronOaks Breakers Pool League began its Inaugural Handicap 8 Ball Pool Tournament in July. The tournament ends August 30. Twenty-two players signed up to play. This represents about 50% of our members. We are encouraged by this turnout because it’s summer. Several seasoned…

Ladies Billiards Club news

Michelle Behanna, Club President The Ladies Billiards Club will be represented at the annual Oakwood Activities Open House scheduled for Saturday, October 7, from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The club is seeking substitute players for the upcoming season which begins in mid-October. The club is open to lady residents of Oakwood and Ironwood who currently…

IronOaks Breakers Pool League election of directors

Larry Stadler The Breakers Board of Directors will hold an annual election in September. This is a reminder that any Breaker’s member is eligible to run for a position on the board. Thos interested in running for the BOD position myst submit their name(s) for nomination by September 13. Email lhstadler@yahoo.com to submit your name.…

IronOaks Ladies Billiards Club welcomes new members

The IronOaks Ladies Billiards Club welcomes Gayle Cullom and Cyndy Sivonen as new club members.

Michelle Behanna The IronOaks Ladies Billiards Club has been working hard to recruit new members. Gayle Cullom, Cyndy Sivonen and Lorene Roberts were voted into the club as members in January. These ladies were attendees at the Activities Open House at Oakwood last October. If you are new to IronOaks, read about our club in…

Yes, The Judge wields a mean cuestick

Willie Foster The interesting thing about Judge Michael O’Rourke is his somewhat storied past prior to arrival in Sun Lakes. According to Judge O’Rourke, he and his wife Tuny came to Sun Lakes as “snow birds” from Minnesota in 2006 to join his brother and several close friends. He joined the IronOaks Breakers pool league…