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newsflash250X110Tae Kyu Lee Wins the 2020 USBA 3-Cushion National Championship

In a gritty, consistent and still a stunner of a performance, local player Tae Kyu Lee wins the 2020 USBA 3-Cushion National Championship. Playing in his home 3-cushion room, Carom Cafe Billiards in Flushing, New York, Lee won his preliminary flight with just one loss. Then he went undefeated in the 16-man single elimination finals to take the crown, winning the final match against Raymon Groot who ranked top of the preliminary field. More news and pictures from the event will be posted soon. Check the links below to see the round by round results charts and more. 

 

Replay of all streamed matches now on the USBA YOUTUBE CHANNEL.

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2020 USBA 3-Cushion National Championship Results

Thursday February 27 through Sunday March 1, 2020

Live from Carom Cafe Billiards in Flushing New York

Tournament Format & Results

20200301PrizeMoney85X132Tournament Director: Charles Brown. 36 Players Entered. Qualification round 4 groups of 9. Eight matches for each player to 25 points. Top 4 advance based on: Won/Loss, Total Points, Head-to-Head, Points Against or a Shootout. Finals 16-player single elimination with matches to 40 points.

Hover mouse over an image to see the caption. Click an image to expand. (Charts are now official.)

 

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Players entered in the 2020 National Championship

1 Hugo Patiño
   returning 2019 champion
2 Miguel Torres
   returning 2019 runner up
3 John Park
   returning 2019 4th place
4 Mazin Shooni
   former (2006) champion
5 Gilbert Najm
6 Sonny Cho
   former (2005) champion
7 Song Lim 8 Young Kyu Lee 9 Tae Kyu Lee
10 Raymon Groot 11 Lloyd Wallace 12 Julian Molina
13 Sang Jin Lee 14 Kang Lee 15 Camilo Medina
16 John Duque 17 Carlos Ramos 18 Jerry Jerone
19 Abel Calderon 20 Yim Kyung Soo 21 Demetrios Tilaverides
22 Michael Kang 23 Young Gull Lee 24 Woong Shin
25 Mike Chen 26 Sun Shin 27 Andres Fernandez
28 Jesus Quinonez 29 Marc Smith 30 Jairo Lenis
31 Charles Delorme 32 Vass Vassi 33 Jim Watson
34 Walid Elkhouly 35 Edward Gomez 36 Rich Vitzthum


 

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Steps to Link YouTube and other Videos to the Gallery

Components -> YouTubeGallery

Decide if you like existing Categories or wish to create a new one. Presently categories are for administration only and do not appear on site. If you wish to add a new Category select Categories, Click +NEW and enter a new Category name... Save and Close

Next... create or edit a video list. Choose Video Lists

Click +NEW

Choose Category, Enter Name (IMPORTANT: This name will be used for module and article later! Be consistent!

In another window... go to YouTube or other approved site in the list on the right... select your video... copy the URL... Paste in the Video List

Repeat this as many times as you wish to have Videos associated with this one gallery

Save and Close

Next... you must create a corresponding Module

Extensions -> Module Manager 

Click +New

Select Youtube Gallery Module from the list

Enter the same name as the Video List in the Title field!

On the right hand column... under Basic Options...

Choose the same name from the Video List selection box

Choose Simple Grid from the Theme selection box

Save and Close

Next... you must create a corresponding Article

Content -> Article Manager

Click +NEW

Again... Enter the same name as the Video List in the Title field!

Under Category locate and select --Videos

In the description area place the word module followed by the Video List Name between cury brackets. Here is an example:

Save and Close

Clear Cache

Done