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Congratulations Hugo Patino - 2019 USBA 3-Cushion National Champion

2019 USBA 3-Cushion National Championship

May 16-19, 2019 - US Bida - Houston, Texas

2019059Hugo250X250Hugo Patino wins his fourth USBA National Championship title in a final match against defending champion from 2018 Miguel Torres. Hugo won the lag and proceeded to run 18 from the opening break which ties the record of 18 set by Mazin Shooni in 2006. Hugo and Miguel look forward to attending the PanAmerican Championship representing the USA upcoming in June. Congratulations Hugo! 

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Click to expand results from prelims, ranking order, round of 16 match-ups and final ranking

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The format: 45 players. 5 groups of 9. 8 matches for each player to 25 points in the prelims. Top 3 from each group plus one best 4th place finisher overall will move on to the 16-man single elimination finals playing to 40 points.


Order of Finish and Prize Money - Total Prize Fund $15,450

1 Hugo Patino $ 3,250 *       9 Kim Hoang $ 300
2 Miguel Torres    2,500 *   10 Edward Gomez     300
3 Pedro Piedrabuena    1,800   11 Tae Kyu Lee     300
4 John Park    1,500   12 Dung Nguyen    300
5 Thai Tran    1,100   13 Lloyd Wallace    300
6 Phuong Le    1,000   14 Cong Nguyen    300
7 Kang Lee       900   15 Eric Kwon    300
8 Michael Kang       800   16 Sang Jin Lee    300
High Run - Hugo Patino (18)       100   Best Game - Thai Tran (2.500)     100

* In addition to the prize money, Hugo and Miguel receive travel assistance to attend the PanAmerican Championship representing the USA.

USBA Trustees - Andy Janquitto, Doug Deitel, Jay Karahan
Tournament Director - Charles Brown
Live Stream - Doug Deitel,
Room Owner - Patrick Tran


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