2015 Chuck Markulis – Real Time One-Pocket!
Please check in with this page periodically for real time updates!
All Times Are Pacific Standard Time!
Wednesday, February 11th
– 12:50 pm, Daniel Busch
- I just got off the phone with Karen Markulis who tells me the One-Pocket has pulled in 39 players and will be $2,000 Added.
- The 9-Ball will be on Friday and is $5,000 Added.
- The CBS Interview with Shane Van Boening will be archived on CBS Sacramento’s website sometime later today.
- Player list and bracket coming soon.
Player Practice happening now!
– 1:21 pm – Daniel Busch
- Player sighting – Edgie Geronimo
- This will actually be Edgie Geronimo’s first ever one-pocket tournament. Jeff Gregory is currently giving him a few lessons and tips.
– 1:32 PM – Daniel Busch
- One-Pocket Player List texted from Karen Markulis!
- 40 Players total!
- POV Pool’s TOP 10 – player picks and favorites: Shane Van Boening, Corey Deuel, Oscar Dominguez, John Henderson, Joven Bustamante, Edgie Geronimo, Amar Kang, Billy Silveira and Jeff Gregory, Bryce Avila.
– 1:43 pm – Daniel Busch
- Player update: There are now 41 players in the event. Ed Aames has been added to the roster. No worries folks, he is not one of my top 10 picks. 🙂
– 1:45 Daniel Busch
- Tournament Director, Brian LaFlamme holding a player meeting and announcements.
– 1:50pm Daniel Busch
- Double Elimination – Race to 3/2
- 1st Streamed Match – Bart Mahoney vs Ed Aames
- 42nd player, Frank Robutz added to the roster.
- 42 players total
– 2:31 pm – Daniel Busch
- Brackets sent it by Brian LaFlamme!
– 3:06 pm
- Ed Aames vs Bart Mahoney
- Game Score: 2-0 Ed Aames – in a race to 3
– 3:45 pm
- 2-1 Ed Aames and they are taking a quick break!
– 3:51 pm
- Scoreboard added to live stream! Thank God for technology! Or is that, thank Man for Technology, Thank God for Man?
– 4:15 pm
- Brook Thomason informs me, via text that Edgie has already won 2 matches and this one is still playing…LOL.
– 4:31 pm
- Bart Mahoney ties it up!
- 2 – 2, Ed Aames to break!
– 4:39 pm
- It has just occurred to me that Shane and Geronimo are under the same roof this weekend. Let the WOOFING begin!!!
– 5:07 pm
- Bart Mahoney defeats Ed Aames – 3-2
– 5:15 pm
- Oscar Dominguez vs Darin Walding
– 6:07 pm
- Oscar wins! 3-1
- Now Streaming! Shane Van Boening vs Amar Kang – Race to 3!
Watch the live video stream here!
Thursday 1:51 am
- What happened? I just got back from my Wednesday night tournament. I hear the One-Pocket is down to the final 12 players. Cool! Sorry I wasn’t around to keep up with the stream.
- Today will be better!
– 10:45 am
Good Morning Pool Lovers – we are down to the final 12 of the one-pocket event matches start 12pm:
- Patrick Rhea vs Amar Kang
- Oscar Dominguez vs Jim Fabionar
One Loss Side
- Corey Deuel vs Jeff Gregory
- Shane VanBoening vs Dave Walding
- Joven Bustamante vs Tommy Lipps
- John Gebron vs Bryce Avila
- On the live stream table – Oscar Dominguez vs Jim Fabionar
- Race to 3 – Jim gets the first break!
- Oscar Defeats Jim 3-2
– 3:00 pm
- Jim sent to One Loss side
- Jim to play Shane VanBoening / Race to 2
- Jim is defeated by Shane / 2 games to 1
- Streaming now / Shane VanBoening vs Joey Gebron
- Race to 2
Live commentary added to the stream, thanks to Brian LaFlamme and Hard Times Billiards Staff!
– 6:17 pm
- Shane defeats Joey Gebron to 4th place 2-1
- Shane has another extremely tough match with Amar Kang for guaranteed 3rd place and is defeated by Amar – 2 games to 1.
Streaming Now! Final Match!
- Oscar Dominguez vs Amar Kang
- One Race to 4 for 1st Place!
- Commentator John Henderson!
Congrats to Oscar Dominguez and Amar Kang!
Oscar comes back from behind and defeats Amar Kang 4 games to 3!
- 1st Place Oscar Dominguez!
FINAL MATCH RECORDED!
Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream