Thompson, Ferris wins pool club tournament

Rod “Babe” Thompson and Tom “Pooch” Ferris are the Lucky Shot Pool Club winter 2015 tournament champions. In 9-Ball, Thompson, Pocket 1 winner, defeated Ed Allen, Pocket 2 winner, 7-1. Ferris, Pocket 1 8-Ball winner, edged Roy Partridge, Pocket 2 winner, 5-4.

With their wins, Thompson and Ferris qualify for the 2014-15 Club Championship playoffs. Thompson already qualified in 9-Ball by winning the fall Tournament, joining Loren Boulanger, fall 8-Ball Tournament winner.

The club is currently competing in the spring tournament with 42 players competing in two pockets of 9-Ball and five pockets of 8-Ball. The season concludes with an awards luncheon April 28 in the Cottonwood Country Club Phoenix Room.

The club has several openings for the summer tournaments running from June 1 to July 10 and August 1 to September 10.

Additional information is available from Mike Giarlo at 272-1500 and Gary Vacin at 298-7017.