The U.S.Open 9-Ball Championships


After much consideration, we are lowering the entry fee to $750.00. Players who have paid prior to this will be receiving the difference back at the Open

The U.S.Open Entry is $750.00 USD. $50.00 Late Fee if not paid by October 5, 2014. No Exceptions.

The players meeting is suggested but not mandatory if the entry fee is paid in full. Food will be provided for players by Barry. Draw will follow meeting.

Players’ Meeting
October 12th at 4pm
Chesapeake Marriott
725 Woodlake Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320

U.S. Open
Play begins October 13th at 11am
Chesapeake Marriott
725 Woodlake Drive
Chesapeake, VA 23320

Daily Match Times:
Day Session: 11am, 1pm, 3pm, and 5pm
Night Session: 8-10pm rounds only
(As usual; Match times are based off size of field)

Online : Credit Card
Pay By Check
Click here for the online Player Entry form to pay by credit card. Click here for the Player Entry Form to pay by check or money order

Foreign Players requesting invitations, contact us.

RULES and notes for 2014 (Subject to change)
  • Race to 11
  • Double Elimination
  • Finals 1 race to 13
  • Break Box
  • 3 Balls past Head String
  • No soft Breaks
    • Velocity is key to determining a proper break. Players must break the balls with proper speed and it will not be a foul if three balls do not pass the headstring. Players must make an honest attempt to break the balls. A foul will not be called if a player breaks with velocity.
  • Winner breaks, Rack your own
  • 2 ball behind 9 ball

    Dress Code:
    Nice Slacks, Sweater or nice shirt, no T-Shirts, No tennis shoes, Nice comfortable soft shoes permitted. Look your best head to toe.

    Ear plugs are acceptable, no headphones, walkmen, I-pods... (ie. nothing sticking out of your ears)
  • Play starts on the 13th at 11:00am and there is a players meeting the 12th at 4:00pm.

Final Day
Format for Final 3 matches - Quarter and Semi finals: Race to 11; must win by 2.  12/12 is Hill, Hill. - Finals: Race to 13; must win by 2.  14/14 is Hill, Hill.

Official Equipment: Diamond Pro Tables, Simonis Cloth & Aramith Balls
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