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DIAMOND WOMEN's 9-BALL
PROFESSIONAL PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP 2022

Women's 9-Ball Pro Players Championship

Please join us in welcoming back the lovely ladies of the WPBA

We’re excited to welcome back the ladies of the WPBA in this officially sanctioned Women’s pro event! In addition to all of the vendors and amateur tournaments, you’ll also be able to watch the world’s top ladies battle it out for the $10,000 guaranteed first place prize money.

While we screen the amateur events to keep the pros out, anyone who wants to hone their skills or take a shot with best is welcome to pony up and play in our pro events. The WPBA has 48 entries reserved for Touring Pros, and we have 16 spots available for any woman who wants to enter the ring with them!

Our trusted Tournament Director Doug Ennis will once again be officiating with assistance from other members of our staff.  

If you need further assistance, you can give us a call at (609)652-6116 or contact Christy Birk at the WPBA using the form below. 

This event is played on Diamond Pro-Am 9′ tables with Simonis 860 Cloth using Aramith Tournament Balls –  the best quality equipment in the industry.

We are proud to announce that this event is  sanctioned by the WPBA

The Pro Arena is a feature of the Expo.
You will need a Pro Arena ticket in addition to your Player Badge or General Expo ticket.

Two Sessions Daily
Day or Evening

Gen. Admission

$10/Session

Bleacher Seating

VIP Access

$20/Session

Tables and Chairs on Risers. Seating is not reserved, you are free to roam in the VIP Section.

Two great events: one ticket, one arena

You’re in for a real treat at the Super Billiards Expo. Our Pro Arena features 16 beautiful Diamond Pro-Am tables with Simonis 860 Cloth. And on these tables, you’ll find two different events running simultaneously. 

This event, the Diamond Women’s 9-Ball Championship, is sanctioned by the WPBA and is for women only; you’ll find the lovely ladies of the WPBA playing 9-Ball taking on all aspiring challengers. And you’ll also get to watch the Diamond Open 10-Ball Professional Players Championship running simultaneously… two great events, side-by-side, for one ticket per session. So come on down and grab yourself a seat for an exciting weekend of billiards.

Interested in playing?

The WPBA has 48 entries reserved for Touring Pros, and we have 16 spots available for any woman who wants to enter the ring with them!  You will need to contact Christy Birk at the WPBA for a link and password to enter this event. 

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WPBA Members

Please use the form below to let Christy know you would like to compete. She will add you to a list of interested players and reach out to you with an invite if there is an opening.

Non-Members

We have 16 spots reserved for you. In order to play, you will need to join the WPBA as a Supporting Member and pay a one-time $75 annual fee to the WPBA. You can use the form below and Christy Birk will assist you further. 

Please enter your name and details below. Someone from the WPBA will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Already have a password?

If you’ve already got a password, you can use the link that was sent to you from the WPBA or click the button below:

FORMAT & DETAILS:

  • 9-Ball
  • Races to 9, Final 16 play race to 11
  • Double elim until Final 16
  • Final 16 play single elim, races to 11
  • NO REDRAW at Final 16 
  • Rotate Break / Rack Your Own
  • 9 on break doesn’t count in front corner pockets
  • Cue ball fouls only

PRIZE FUND:
$10,000 GUARANTEED First Prize

1st: $10,000 & Trophy
2nd: $5000
3rd: $4000
4th: $3000
5-6th: (winner’s side) $2750 each
7-8th: (loser’s side) $2250 each
9-12th: (winner’s side) $2200 each
13-16th: (loser’s side) $1800 each

Actual final payout schedule is determined by total number of entrants. 25% of the field will win prize money

First Place is guaranteed $10,000, other spots may vary due to turnout. The projected prize fund shown above is based on a full field.

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:
Doug Ennis

FIELD SIZE:
Up to 64 Players

ENTRY FEE:
$525

EQUIPMENT:
9′ Diamond Pro-Am Tables
Simonis 860 Cloth
Aramith Tournament Balls with
Aramith Pro Cup TV6 Red Dot Cue Ball

Your entry fee includes a 4-Day Weekend Pass to the Super Billiards Expo, so even if you get eliminated in the first round you can still visit the Expo all weekend!

Competitors in the Pro Event will be issued ONE Guest Pass per player. This allows access to the Expo and Pro Arena all 4 days. Due to limited seating, Guest Passes do not include VIP Seating access. We ask that guests be respectful of paid ticket holders. 

DATES & TIMES:

REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
Event Registrations close the Friday prior to the Expo, at 6PM. Will close sooner if the event reaches max capacity.

START TIME:
Thursday  –  12 Noon

DURATION:
This is a 4-day event. Finals will be played on Sunday
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PLAYERS MEETING – MANDATORY:
Thursday 
11:00 am – Pro Arena

CHECK IN / BADGE PICK UP:
Wednesday 
6:00 – 10:00pm  – Registration Room in Lobby

Thursday
7am-11am – Registration Room in Lobby

This event does not requires advance sign-up, you can  sign up on-site. HOWEVER – we strongly urge all players to sign up in advance so that we can promote all the players that will be in attendance for the fans to see. In addition, signing up in advance eliminates the need to stand in line upon arrival.  

Interested in playing?

The WPBA has 48 entries reserved for Touring Pros, and we have 16 spots available for any woman who wants to enter the ring with them!  You will need to contact Christy Birk at the WPBA for a link and password to enter this event. 

WPBA Members

Please use the form below to let Christy know you would like to compete. She will add you to a list of interested players and reach out to you with an invite if there is an opening.

Non-Members

We have 16 spots reserved for you. In order to play, you will need to join the WPBA as a Supporting Member and pay a one-time $75 annual fee to the WPBA. You can use the form below and Christy Burk will assist you further. 

Please enter your name and details below. Someone from the WPBA will get back to you as soon as possible. 

Already have a password?

If you’ve already got a password, you can use the link that was sent to you from the WPBA or click the button below:

Registered Players for the 2022 DIAMOND WOMEN's 9-BALL PROFESSIONAL PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP

We provide these lists so that you can check and make sure we’ve received your entry.

IMPORTANT: If someone else has paid your entry, you may need to search for that person’s name. If you see their name instead of your own, please notify us so that we can get you enrolled properly.

If you do not see your name in the list and think there may be an error, please call us at (609)652-6116 or contact us here

WPBA TOURING PROS & INVITED COMPETITORS

48 of the 64 entries in this event are reserved for WPBA Touring Pros or guests invited or approved to compete by the WPBA. Please use the form above to let Christy know you would like to compete. She will add you to a list of interested players and reach out to you with an invite if there is an opening. 

  1.  Janet Atwell –  Bristol
  2.  Mary Avina –  Fort Worth, TX
  3.  Kristie Bacon –  Oak Ridge, TN
  4.  JESSICA BARNES –  Chuluota, FL
  5.  Jennifer Barretta –  Brooklyn, NY
  6.  LoreeJon Brown –  Piedmont, SC
  7.  Brittany Bryant –  georgetown, Ontario
  8.  Ashley Burrows –  Brooklyn, NY
  9.  Kia Burwell –  Catonsville, MD
  10.  Eleanor Callado –  Millbrae, CA
  11.  Kelly Cavanaugh –  Winter Park, FL
  12.  Sandy cheng –  Davie, FL
  13.  Teruko Cucculelli –  Westerville, OH
  14.  Stephanie Drakulic –  Portland, OR
  15.  Emily Duddy –  Brooklyn, NY
  16.  Savannah Easton –  Las Vegas, NV
  17.  Jeri Engh –  Osceola, WI
  18.  Allison Fisher –  Denver, NC
  19.  Kelly Fisher –  Charlotte
  20.  Lonnie Fox-Raymond –  Adrian, MI
  21.  Eugenia Gyftopoulos –  Hampstead, MD
  22.  Dawn Hopkins –  Tinton Falls, NJ
  23.  Angela Janic –  Vincent, OH
  24.  Maria Juana –  Sun Prairie, WI
  25.  Barbara Lee –  TUJUNGA, CA
  26.  Ada Lio –  Union City, NJ
  27.  Shanelle Loraine –  Maitland, FL
  28.  June Maiers –  Chaska, MN
  29.  Amanda Mann –  Clyde, NC
  30.  Hayleigh Marion –  Bristol, VA
  31.  JoAnn Mason Parker –  Delray beach, FL
  32.  Veronique Menard –  St-philippe, Quebec
  33.  Kennedy Meyman –  White Bear Lake, MN
  34.  Sara Miller –  Glendale, AZ
  35.  Kim Newsome –  Texas, TX
  36.  Caroline Pao –  Palisades Park, NJ
  37.  Ashley Rice –  Atlanta, GA
  38.  Sarah Rousey –  Bloomington, IL
  39.  Laura Smith –  Colorado Springs, CO
  40.  Alyssa solt –  Marlton
  41.  Janell "Jaye" Succo –  Mesa, AZ
  42.  Mary Tam –  Fayetteville, GA
  43.  Catherine Tschumper –  La Crosse, WI
  44.  monica webb –  Villa Rica, GA
  45.  SUSAN WILLIAMS –  CHANDLER, AZ
  46.  Tonya Wiser –  Evansville, IN
  47.  Kelly Wyatt –  Burke, VA

COMPETITORS - OPEN ENTRY

As the event promoter, we reserved the right to invite or allow entry to 16 women of our choosing. We keep our 16 spots open for any woman that aspires to compete against the World’s best. These women are listed below. 

  1.  Elizabeth Bernier Taylor –  Norfolk, VA
  2.  Emilyn Callado –  Millbrae, CA
  3.  Edwidge Cavanna –  Montreal, Quebec
  4.  Casey Cork –  FRANKLINVILLE, NC
  5.  Dawn Fox –  Broadalbin, NY
  6.  Katherine Friend –  Baltimore, MD
  7.  Skyler Hess –  
  8.  Shanna Lewis –  Centreville, VA
  9.  Mimi McAndrews –  West Palm Beach, FL
  10.  Kaylee McIntosh –  Plant City, FL
  11.  STEPHANIE MITCHELL –  Wesley Chapel, FL
  12.  Lynn Richard –  Silver Spring, MD
  13.  Angela Williams –  Aliquippa, PA
  14.  Judie Wilson –  Dunkirk, MD
  15.  Suzzie Wong –  Astoria
  16.  Amy Yue Yu –  Staten Island, NY