Sarasota Pool League held its first annual Turkey Shoot Pool Tournament on November 26th at the Fraternal Order of Eagles – AERIE #4424. This 8-Ball event used a race to two double elimination format. The Turkey Shoot champion wins cash prize and singles entry into the 8-Ball event at the Sunshine State ACS Florida State Championships. Plus, it featured an opportunity for players to earn $100 for three consecutive ERO’s.
Thirty-seven players from Sarasota Pool League competed in the event. Mike DeStefano, from The Hustlers, fought through the field to face Jeremiah Burns, from PrimeTime, for the coveted catbird seat. The match went three games with DeStefano being the victor. Larry Wheeler, from The Hustlers, worked through the losers side of the board and defeated Burns to face his teammate in the championship round. DeStefano won the tournament and the singles entry into the 8-Ball event at the 2018 Sunshine State ACS Florida State Championships.
There were multiple ERO’s made throughout the tournament. No player was able to make three consecutive ERO’s.
Turkey Shoot Tournament Results:
- Champion – Mike Destefano – The Hustlers
- 2nd Place – Larry Wheeler – The Hustlers
- 3rd Place – Jeremiah Burns – PrimeTime
- 4th Place – Roger Allison – Sandbaggers
- 5th-6th – Angelo Negron – The Hustlers
- 5th-6th – Ed Okin – PrimeTime
Winners of singles entry into the 8-Ball event at the 2018 Sunshine State ACS Florida State Championships were:
- Mike Destefano – The Hustlers
- Dan Means – TakeDown
- Dee Defonzo – Moose Rackers
- Jeff Heinrichs – Bar Box Heroes
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