The IT&E Voyagers of SOS Bar & Grill, and 19th Hole Bar's Titans II are the frontrunners of Saipan Billiards Association's 15th Budweiser Open 8-Ball League.
IT&E Voyagers have accrued 125 wins in 195 matches thus far in the season and currently grips a five-game lead in the Tuesday league field after a 15-0 shutout win at home over Poseidon Bar & Grill-Caboose Crazy 8 (67-128).
In other results, the IT&E Incredibles (120-75) rung out a 13-2 home win at Oceanside Bar & Grill over Bammy's Restaurant & Bar's Triggers (83-112) to move into second place; third-ranked Blue Ice Hustlers (119-76) defeated the Docomo Pacific's Home Boyz (116-79), 10-5, at home in Utopia Bar; and Yuichiros Printing (77-118) upended 19th Hole's Titans I (73-122), 9-6, also at home.
Notables include one-time 8-ball on break sinkers Mario Diola of Yuichiros, IT&E Voyagers' Arjay Nonato, Docomo's Robert Sanciangco, IT&E Incredibles' Mark Butac and Chester Cuento, and Ron Chisato of Titans I.
Chester Hamoy has ran the table a league-mark seven times and leads Blue Ice's Jerry Soriano (6) and Docomo's Nolan Cultura (5) and Juancho Mendoza (5).
In the Thursday league, the Titans II improved its record to 127-68 after a strong 14-1 road win over Wild Bill's Bar & Grill's Shark Attack (86-109).
Titans II now holds a four-game lead against Bammy's Equalizers (123-72), who diced up the division frontrunner's sister team Eagles (57-138) on the road, 13-2.
The Waterfront's Eight It! (107-88) strengthened its grip of the third spot with a 9-6 triumph at home over Jonny's Bar & Grill's Team SCS (85-110).
Notables include one-time 8-ball sinkers Ken Phillips of the Eagles and Equalizers' Jerry Soriano. Erwin Gomez has run the table a league-high five times and is pacing Soriano (3) and The Waterfront's Rey Pinangay (3).