APA 9-Ball Shootout
May 3 – 5, 2017*
*Event dates subject to change
This event offers three Skill Level Tiers: Green Tier (SL 1-3), White Tier (SL 4&5) and Black Tier (SL 6-9). The champion in each tier of this event receives $10,000 in cash and prizes. Total purse for this event is over $150,000.
Qualifying Sessions: Jan. 1 – June 15, Season 1 Qualifier Window – Winners advance to Fall Regionals in October. June 16 – Nov. 30, Season 2 Qualifier Window – Winners advance to Spring Regionals in March.
Competition is played on 3′-6″ X 7′ – ft. tables, using a modified single elimination format that allows every person the opportunity to play at least twice before being eliminated. All nationally qualified players receive free lodging (based on double occupancy) and travel assistance, compliments of the APA. Players in these events compete in Skill Level Tiers, and competition is open to both men and women, who compete head-to-head.
Congratulations to all of our 9-Ball Shootout winners! Green Tier (Skill Levels 1-3) In the Green Tier, Michelle Templeton of Carbondale, Ill., defeated Robin Hicks of Terry, Miss. White Tier (Skill Levels 4-5) In the White Tier, Rene Maurice of Sudbury,...read more
Congratulations to all of our 9-Ball Shootout winners! Green Tier (SLs 1-3) In the Green Tier, Michael Ritch of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., defeated Ron Ekman of Port Hueneme, Calif. White Tier (SLs 4-5) In the White Tier, Paul Schinkel of...read more
The finals of the 9-Ball Shootout were the first championships to be decided in this year's National Singles Championships. 2015 APA 9-Ball Shootout Final Standings - Green Tier | White Tier | Black Tier Green Tier (SL 1-3) In the Green Tier, Kristi Spohn of Mary...read more
Other APA Poolplayer Championship Tournaments
APA 8-Ball Classic
April 25 - 27, 2018*
This event offers five Skill Level Tiers: Blue Tier (SL 2&3), Yellow Tier (SL 4), Red Tier (SL 5), Orange Tier (SL 6) and Purple Tier (SL 7). The champion in each tier of this event receives $15,000 in cash and prizes. Total purse for this event is over $300,000.Learn More
APA 8-Ball Doubles Championship
May 2-4, 2017, Las Vegas, NV*
Held in conjunction with the APA Poolplayer Championships, the 8-Ball Doubles Championship is open to any combination of players with a skill level limit of 10.Learn More
APA 9-Ball Doubles Championship
May 4-6, 2017, Las Vegas, NV*
Held in conjunction with the APA Poolplayer Championships, the 9-Ball Doubles Championship is open to any combination of players with a skill level limit of 10.Learn More