Singles Regional Sends Ten to Vegas

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

128 players were qualified to compete in the 8-Ball and 9-Ball Singles Regional Championships held on the first weekend of March at Eagles Club and Brothers in North Platte.  
10 trips to the APA Poolplayer Championships and $1,000 were paid out to the top players in each tier. 
Players earning a spot in the Vegas Singles event receive $325 travel allowance to purchase airfare/drive, $100 National Qualifier prize money, APA goodie bag and complimentary lodging at Westgate Resort and Casino, site of the APA Championships. 
Winning the championships and advancing to Vegas were...
8-Ball - Sharie Goodman (Kearney), Kevin Owens (Curtis), Garret Bedke (Pleasanton), Dallas Thomas (Ansley), Randy Holbein (Gothenburg) and Taylor Walker (Gothenburg).
9-Ball - Renae Garrels (Gibbon), Truen Henderson (Alliance), Ryan Lukas (McCook) and Alex Wells (Kearney).
Taking second place and earning $100 each were...
8-Ball - Ryan Lukas (McCook), Sherri Lukas (McCook), Michael Jolliffe (Cozad), David Rich (Lexington), Randall Ureste (Lexington) and Kevin Tidyman (North Platte).
9-Ball -  Sherri Lukas (McCook), Becky Norton (McCook), Reese Troutman (Parks) and Tony Gonzales (Alliance).