Queensland City v Country
(in 2006 City v Country was split into SEQ, CQ and NQ Zone Events)
|YEAR||OPEN||LADIES||B GRADE||C GRADE|
|2005||Bris Districts||City 8 Ball||Bris Districts||City 8 Ball|
|2004||City 8 Ball||Gold Coast||Darling Downs||City 8 Ball|
|2003||Bris Districts||City 8 Ball||Toowoomba||NDEBA|
|2002||Bris Districts||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||Gold Coast|
|2001||City 8 Ball||City 8 Ball||Gold Coast||Bris Districts|
|2000||City 8 Ball||Darling Downs||City 8 Ball||Gold Coast|
|1999||Bris Districts||City 8 Ball||Gold Coast||NDEBA.|
|1998||Gold Coast||NDEBA||Bris Districts||Gold Coast|
|1997||Gold Coast||Bris Districts||Gold Coast||Gold Coast|
|1996||Gold Coast||Ipswich||Ipswich||Hervey Bay|
|1995||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||Gold Coast.||Gold Coast|
|1994||Bris Districts||Bris Districts||Bris Districts||Bris Districts|
|1993||NDEBA||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||Port Curtis|
|1992||Bris Districts||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||Ipswich|
|1991||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||Gold Coast||
Q City v Country - Player of the Carnival
|YEAR||OPEN||LADIES||B GRADE||C GRADE|
|2005||Barry Kitchener John Wheeler||Kerri Collins||Pat Houghton||James Clayton|
|2004||Pat Broderick||Kerri Collins||John Gribben||Danny South|
|2003||Pat Broderick||Sue McCord||Terry Stevens||Damien Parker|
|2002||Jason Casey||Gavin Hansen|
|2001||Sharron Brown||Scott Torrens|
|2000||Peter Watt||Tracey Doeblein||Derek Deane||Gavin Hansen|
On the queens birthday weekend, in June this year (2005), the Q.E.B.F. held their Major event Country v City Championships.
There were 36 teams taking part in the event. Pool players came from as far away as Mackay and Rockhampton to the North and Toowoomba and Darling Downs to the west, along with Brisbane’s three associations, Ipswitch, Gympie and the Gold Coast.
The Championships are run over three days and it has 180 players involved in the tournament.
The Gold Coast Eight Ball Association hosted the event on behalf of the Q.E.B.F. and we extend our many thanks to the hard work put in by their members and committee.
This year the event was held at the Surfers Paradise Sports Club Inc at 70 Remembrance Drive, Surfers Paradise, QLD, 4217. Thanks to the management and staff for their support throughout the tournament.
I would` like to thank the players and their opponents for the time and effort put into such an event, also the conduct and sportsmanship throughout the Carnival was just great.
Player of the Carnival :
Open : Barry Kitchener Jr ( City 8 Ball ) / John (Rusty) Wheeler ( City 8 Ball )
B Grade: Pat Houghton ( City 8 Ball )
C Grade: James Clayton ( City 8 Ball )
Ladies : Kerri Collins ( Toowoomba 8 Ball )
The Winning Teams :
Due to the increased associations affiliated in the South East Zone, all zone are encouraged to maintain their own zone City v Country championships from 2006.
I congratulate all the winners on their achievement throughout the carnival.
Yours in Pool
The QLD Cup: Open Teams $150 ($25 per Player)
The QLD Cup: Womens Teams $100 ($25 per Player)
Team Nomination and Payment:
Congrats to the 2009 City Country Womens Champions: Brisbane Districts 8 v City 8 Ball 7
The Brisbane team finished equal second after the round robin and had to played the the Gold Coast City womens team in the semi finals. This was only the second time Gold Coast City had entered a womens team. The grand final was a great match up of state player verse state player. City 8 Ball have won the womens event 7 times from the last eleven, so it was a big effort to defeat a well seasoned City team. Well done to all the players from Brisbane Districts. (Kerri Collins, Nicole Fielding, BJ Borowicz, Mel Gillard, Kerry Spengler and Tracey Wessling.)
Congrats to the 2009 City Country B Grade Player of the Carnival: Lauren Jelly of City 8 Ball and Kerri Collins from Brisbane Districts who both had 23 wins from 27 frames.
The Presidents encouragement award goes to: Jessica Woods from the Gold Coast City Team who at 15 years of age shoot 59.25% 16 wins from 27 frames.
City Country Team Rego Form
all association MUST submit this form by Friday 5th June 2009 8PM
please hand in at the event committee desk.