Advanced Tournaments

The 8-9 Ball Advanced Tournament series, is a series of pocket billiard tournaments for players in The Villages that uses a true round-robin format.  These tournaments evolved from their predacessor series, Tournaments for Cash. If you are a resident of The Villages use the Login or Register link above and click Register to create a userid on our site that will enable you to enter our tournaments online.


The primary activities sponsored by 8-9 Ball Advanced Tournaments are pocket billiard tournaments that are scheduled on a monthly basis.  Currently, the tournaments are held on the first three Fridays of each month (and if there are five Fridays in the month we also play on the fourth Friday) at the Silverlake Recreation Center see map.  See the calendar for a schedule of events.

Upcoming Events

8-Ball10/28/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
9-Ball11/4/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8-Ball11/11/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
9-Ball11/18/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8-Ball11/25/2016 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Recent news

5/27/2016      New Start Time

Please make note of our new start time. Beginning in June our tournaments will begin at 1:00 PM. We have the room beginning at noon to allow for practice. Hope to see you next week at our new time. read more »

10/10/2014      3-Peat for Billy Schmidt

It was a great night for playing pool and Billy Schmidt made the most of it. Billy was able to get the coveted 3-peat victory. Billy outlasted the field and came home with 23 victories to take first place. Ron Cerelli had 22 victories and finished before Billy. Ron could read more »

10/3/2014      Billy Schmidt Repeats

A smaller than usual crowd showed up Friday for a chance to display their talent in the sport of pocket billiards. The small field led to fierce, fiery competition among the players. When the smoke cleared, Billy Schmidt stood alone at the top of the field. Billy lost his first read more »

9/19/2014      Billy Schmidt Wins Another

It was a rainy day outside, but inside it was a good night for some great pool. At the end of regulation round-robin play there was a tie at the top between Billy Schmidt and Phil LeDuc. Those two players ended regulation play with eleven victories each. In a race read more »

9/12/2014      Cerelli on Top Again

Friday, September 12th marked our first 9-ball tournament at the newly refurbished Silver Lake recreation center. Ron Cerelli and Bill Bonhage tied at the end of regulation play with 18 wins each. Following regulation play a race-to-two playoff was held between the two and Ron Cerelli prevailed to win his read more »

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