Former US Champion George Ashby won the Spring 2017 Professor-Q-Ball 3-Cushion Rushville Tournament held March 9-12. This was Ashby's second time as Rushville champion having won the very first event in 2013. Lupe Cruz, also a repeat winner, was 5th this year. Right behind Ashby was Fred Lamers (2nd) and Felipe Razon (3rd). More about the event and our picture gallery follows.

Mazin Shooni is truly amazing! Besides being a former USBA National Champion and one of the best players in the country, he runs a fantastic billiard room in Malden Massachusetts. And with all that he still finds time to serve as president of the USBA. Now Mazin has come up with a truly amazing tournament format for a USBA Tour Open event that will be held May 19-21, 2017 at his very own Amazin Billiards. Read more about how everyone wins at this unbelievable upcoming event!

UPDATE: Event almost here. Starts 3/19/2017.

USBA president Mazin Shooni will host a USBA National Qualifying Tournament at his billiard room Amazin Billiards in Malden Massachusetts. The event will take place Sunday, March 19, 2017. See below for more details.

UPDATE: The event at SBE begins 3/30/2017.

Professor-Q-Ball Promotions will host a USBA National Qualifier at the Allen Hopkins Super Billiards Expo March 30 - April 2, 2017. Held at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks, Pennsylvania this year marks the continuation of the support of the Allen Hopkins organization in helping to promote three cushion billiards in the USA.

UPDATE: Event Starts 4/8/2017.

Carom Cafe Billiards in Flushing, New York will host a USBA National Qualifying Tournament. The room owned by Michael Kang has ten Verhoeven tables.The 3-Cushion National Championship event is scheduled to return to the fabulous Casino Del Sol resort in Tucson Arizona from June 6-11, 2017.. The Carom Cafe Billiards qualifier will take place Saturday, April 8, 2017. See below for more details.

Ertan Tarhan (left) and Robert Spicknall (2nd from left) have qualified to play in the USBA 3-Cushion National Championship. The first qualifying tournament of the 2017 season was held in Tacoma Washington as part of the annual Ken Higgins Memorial Tournament. More results from the event and our story follows.