Route33 Alamo Car Rental played the spoiler’s role last week, scoring a 12-3 win over Wild Bill’s to prevent their opponents from pulling away in the Budweiser-Saipan Billiards Association Open 8-Ball Thursday League.
Wild Bill’s loss, coupled by Abyss’ 10-5 decision against the Barcode Breakers, pushed the Titans on top with a 52-38 record, while the former dropped to a tie with Route33 at second place in the 10-team field.
Abyss Rack ‘N’ Roll came in fourth with a 49-41 mark followed by the even 45-45 slates of Jonny’s Team SCS and the Jokers Homeboyz, while the Smoke Pub Magic 8 Ball dropped to seventh (44-46).
The Jokers Wonderpool Aces (42-48), Barcode Hobbies Deadshot (40-50), and the Breakers (33-57) complete the standings.
Manny Mariano starred for Route33, winning three of their team’s seven matches to finally silence Wild Bill’s.
Oliver Gragasin, Nong Detdon, and Victor Formales won for Wild Bill’s where they defeated Boyet Sequioco, Ronel Sunga, and Richard Santos, respectively.
The Homeboyz and the Magic 8 Ball needed victories in the Partner’s 8-Ball events in escaping with 8-7 victories over the Rack ‘N’ Roll and the Wonderpool Aces, while Team SCS pulled off a 9-6 decision against the Deadshot.
The Breakers take on the Homeboyz, the Wonderpool Aces host the Titans, Route33 will visit the Rack ‘N’ Roll, Team SCS battle the Magic 8 Ball, while Wild Bill’s clash with the Deadshot in Thursday’s matches.
In the Tuesday League, the Smoke Pub Armatech Hustlers pulled off an 11-4 win over sister team Destroyers for a 53-37 card followed by the 51-39 record of the Jokers IT&E Voyagers, a 10-5 winner over the Abyss Homeboyz II.
The Jokers Str8 Shooters tripped the Abyss Crazy 8, 9-6, in the other Tuesday League match.
The Str8 Shooters are in third with a 48-42 mark followed by the Crazy 8 (41-49), Destroyers (39-51), and the Homeboyz (38-52).
The Voyagers face the Voyagers today, while the Destroyers meet Homeboyz II and the Crazy 8 collide with the Str8 Shooters in the other featured matches.