The Lion Roars & Bryant Scores!!!

Congratulations to the Lion Alex Pagulayan & Brittany Bryant for winning the 32nd Annual Music City Open 9-Ball Championships Men’s & Women’s Divisions! A second gratz to Alex as he also won the Midnight Madness $500 entry winner take all event!

The main event kicked off Thursday night, we had 119 Players in this 9-ball race to 11 with winner break extravaganza. The event was held at JOB Billiards in Madison, TN.

The main event Finals began with an undefeated John Gabriel vs The Lion, Alex ended up winning the first set 11-7. Next up was the final set to determine the title winner. It was back and forth a bit with Alex prevailing in the end to capture the title. Fantastic 2nd place finish for John Gabriel, played incredible all week plus gave us some great commentary as well. James Baraks earned a tough fought 3rd place, seemed very determined and focused and played amazingly. Fourth placed was claimed by Mike Gann with some great shooting!

Congratulation are in order to Brittany Bryant for winning the Ladies Division at the Music City Open! The event drew 49 Women competing for the title. Excellent 2nd place finish for Julie Cone. Earning a tough fought third was Marinne Merrill and Fourth was claimed by Lisa Cossette. Fifth/Sixth place winners are April Dobbins and Kim Dodd. Seventh/Eighth winners are Julie Cooper and Michelle Hicks. Fantastic Job Ladies! Brackets:

The Midnight Madness tournament began Saturday night with 8 players and a $500 entry winner take all. In the end was Alex vs Sky Woodward. Was decided to play a race to 7 as both had matches in the morning, Sky won the lag and opened up with a 3-pack. Alex fought back and after winning a few racks it was now hill hill. Last rack The Lion broke and ran to claim the prize, excellent job everyone! Brackets:

We would like thank the owner of JOB Billiards Ricky Gamble and the staff for hosting this amazing event and making everyone feel welcome. A special thanks also to Tournament Director Steve McDonald for running this event smoothly and doing a top notch job!

A notable thank you to Diamond Billiards for sponsoring this event! would like to thank our fans and sponsors for another great event! Our sponsors include Steve Lomax of Lomax Custom Cues, Aramith, John Barton of JB Cases, James Hanshew of Hanshew Custom Cues,, Mike Durbin of Durbin Custom Cues, Kamui, Simonis, Champs Bar & Grill and Club Billiards of Wichita, KS.

Our next event is the always famous Aramith Action Room Derby City Classic. Friday January 25th to February 2nd. Another banner year of action is brewing at this years Derby City Classic!!!

We will be covering the Aramith Action Room for 9 Days! Hope to see you there!!!

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