The finals of the 8-Ball Classic were the final championships to be decided in this year’s National Singles Championships.
Blue Tier (Skill Levels 2-3)
In the Blue Tier, Brady Ward of Little Rock, Ark., defeated Heather Kidney-Butler of St. John’s, Newfoundland.
Yellow Tier (Skill Level 4)
In the Yellow Tier, Inessa Gelman of New York City defeated Michaela DeLaCruz-Negrete of Sacramento, Calif.
Red Tier (Skill Level 5)
In the Red Tier, Ryan Garcia of Lake Jackson, Texas defeated Diana Wolfe of Oklahoma City.
Orange Tier (Skill Level 6)
In the Orange Tier, Ken Geragosian of O’Fallon, Ill., defeated Terry Claiborne of Bakersfield, Calif.
Purple Tier (Skill Level 7)
In the Purple Tier, Ernesto Bayaua of Tomball, Texas defeated Kevin Frauenberger of Daisetta, Texas.
Paul Langley of San Diego, Calif., was selected for the Sportsmanship Award in the 8-Ball Classic.
More than 5,600 APA members competed in Regional competition for the 2015 8-Ball Shootout, with 472 players advancing to the championships in Las Vegas.