Eagles win billiards championship

Team Eagles won the 2017–2018 Fall-Winter League Billiards Championship on March 19 during the tournament held at the James E. Kinney Senior Center in Richboro

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The dream team: Pictured with league commissioner Pete Palestina (right) are players (from left) Robert Rose, Janet Tomkins, Chick Hellwarth and team captain Bob Pavie.

Team Eagles won the 2017–2018 Fall-Winter League Billiards Championship on March 19 during the tournament held at the James E. Kinney Senior Center in Richboro.

The Eagles were captained by Bob Pavie and beat the Jets captained by Ralph Rodgers in the final best of three round 2–1. The winning team received watches compliments of league commissioner Pete Palestina.

The league was comprised of 16 players on four teams with each team playing a total of 75 games during the regular season, which started Sept. 25 and ended with the playoffs on March 19.

The Spring-Summer league will begin play on April 23 and players have until April 17 to sign up. The league plays on Mondays unless there is a holiday closing, in which case the games that week will be played on a Tuesday. Sign-up sheet is located in the billiards room of the center. For information, call 215–322–1153.

A video of tournament highlights can be viewed on YouTube at youtube/oAJxqJaOFkg. ••