APA members who are currently playing on an active 8-Ball or 9-Ball team, and have attained at least ten League match scores during the past two years in their respective format(s), are eligible to participate in the Singles Program. At the local level, APA members compete on a Local Qualifier Board consisting of four to eight members with one player advancing to regional competition. The local entry fee starts at $20***, and there is no limit on qualifying attempts. Qualifier Board winners advance to the Regional and National levels with no additional entry fee.
If you would like to run a Singles Qualifier Board or would like to see qualifiers held at a specific location, contact Cathy at email@example.com or text/call (425) 529-POOL.
Season 1: January 1 – June 15 Winners advance to the Fall Regional in OctoberSeason 2: June 16 – November 30 Winners advance to the Spring Regional in March
Winners of the Fall & Spring Regional tournaments advance to the National Championship (8-Ball Classic & 9-Ball Shootout) at the Westgate Hotel in Las Vegas in April.
8-Ball Classic1st Place in each tier wins $15,000!
9-Ball Shootout1st Place in each tier wins $10,000!
*Paid lodging based on single occupancy and travel assistance **Over $600,000 Cash and Prizes.***Entry starts at $20 per person, based on an 8-person board. Boards with less than 8 people will vary in cost ($22 to $40 per person).