A Message From The President
NOMINATION PERIOD BEGINS ON NOVEMBER 1
The USBA four-year election cycle is upon us. All 7 positions on the Board of Directors are open for election. The new board, once elected, will select one of the board members to serve as President.
The nomination period begins on November 1, 2018 and runs until and including November 30, 2018.
Board membership requires participation in policy-making decisions, promotional efforts, sponsorship efforts, tournament planning and more. Directors must be USBA members in good standing. If you are interested or would like to nominate a worthy member, please send the following information using our easy online system. Gather the information listed below then CLICK HERE to enter and send!
- Nominee Name
- Nominee Email Address
- Nominee Phone #
- Your Name (if different)
- If you are not the Nominee, is the Nominee aware that you have proposed his/her name? YES or NO
Nominations can also be sent via email to secretary-at-usba.net (NOTE: The email address is protected; replace "-at-" with "@"). The person making the nomination must identify himself or herself in the email. There are no anonymous nominations. All the information listed above must be included.
A person making a nomination must be a member in good standing of the USBA at the time he or she makes the nomination. A person being nominated must be a member in good standing of the USBA at the time he or she is nominated.
Membership status can be checked on the website in the Members Area. If you cannot log in to the Members Area, most likely your membership is not valid. Any questions about membership should be sent to the USBA using our easy online system CLICK HERE!
A member may nominate no more than 7 persons. If a member nominates more than 7 persons, only the first 7 received will be counted.
The USBA Secretary will review all nominations immediately after the nomination period to determine whether the nomination was proper and timely. A Nominee must agree to run as a candidate.
After the nomination period, the Board of Directors will establish the rules for the election, which will occur later this year.
Attention players slated to play in the “B” Championship event
You must send in your entry fee before December 1st
Due to an overwhelming response we now have a waiting list. In fairness to all, ENTRY FEES MUST BE RECEIVED BY THE USBA NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 1ST.
If a player is on the list of 64 players and his entry fee is NOT in by 12/1/18 he will be removed. We will immediately contact the next player on the waiting list who will have the opportunity to pay the entry fee and gain entry in the event. Players will only be officially entered in the event upon receipt of their entry fee in full.
Don’t miss out. Get your entry fee in now! If you have any questions click here!
|Confirmed Players||Up to 64 can enter!||Enter today!|
|1 David Gross||2 Paul Frankel||3 Tom Rossman|
|4 Eric Hughes||5 Allen Castillo||6 Joseph Deamato|
|7 Raymant Tower||8 Paul Feltman Sr||9 Paul Feltman Jr|
|10 Jim Shovak||11 Brian Haff||12 Gary Eake|
|13 Dat Nguyen||14 Tung Nguyen||15 Lee Collins|
|16 Mike Melloy ||17 Craig Powers||18 Bob Page|
|19 Chris Carpenter||20 Ertan Tarhan||21 John Fleming|
|22 Luis Carranza||23 Martin Terrazas||24 Carlos Bazo|
|25 Berkay Keskin||26 Aaron Moss||27 Ergun Tuna|
|28 Scott Lessmann||29 Ahmet Ozan||30 Toshi Moriguchi|
|31 Dan Louie||32 Jum Henrickson||33 Danny Kolacz|
|34 Bob Keller||35 Ken Holstrom||36 Ramses Velinden|
|37 Chris Czaja||38 Eduardo Cervantes||39 John H Guldali|
|40 Tony Ferrara||41 Bob Ferrara||42 John Smith|
|43 Ellis Kane III||44 Richard Rice||45 Douglas Scott Hewitt|
|46 Rodney Thompson||47 Alpay Bicer||48 James Richard|
|49 Mike Miller||50 Raye Raskin||51 Jim Bishop|
|52 William McGavis||53 Bernie Pettipiece||54 Mark Sullivan|
|55 Hector Ocampo||56 Timoteo Moreno||57 Carlos Ramirez|
|58 Neal Olson||59 Tom Handley||60 Chuck Evans|
|61 Mark Hansen||62 Ray Robles||63 Robert Hovick|
|64 Bill Villareal|
WAITING LIST! The following players will be given an opportunity to enter if a listed player withdraws or fails to pay the entry fee in full by the deadline: Victor Lee, Galen Lee. Cleiton Roucha, Manny Cunha, Suad Kantarevic, John Johnson, Ellis Lawrence, Rudy Vigil, Jacob Ritonya
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The 2018 Russ Guppy Memorial Tournament was held in Hood River Oregon, hosted by the Hood River Elks and Harvey Wixman November 2-4th. We had a full field of 24 players, three flights of 8 Players. Due to the larger than normal interest we played 20 point games. Thanks to the generosity of MOBPA we had a total prize fund of $4400.00, split between 3 divisions ( C, C+, and B /above).
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The Dennis Dieckman Memorial was held October 19-21, 2018 at Amazin Billiards in Malden Massachusetts. Eighteen players participated in the event. Mazin Shooni, your host, was the winner. Second place went to Bob Page.