Posts Tagged ‘ Shooters ’

Masters of Trick Shot Championship; Andy ‘Magic Man’ Segal wins the world trick-shot title at Shooter’s Billiards

March 13, 2014
By Mike Connnolly
Andy Segal lines up a shot during the Masters of Trick Shot tournament at Shooter’s Billiards in Southington, March 8-9.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Jamie ‘Sharpshooter” Gray aimed his pools stick in one hand like a dart and began stabbing at cue balls to make them jump in quick succession over a perched pool stick. Andy “The Magic Man” Segal bantered after each shot with the confidence that comes from being the top ranked…

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‘Cool Cat’ Conti; Local pool hall owner and former world champ inducted into the NE Pool & Billiard Hall of Fame

March 29, 2013
Sal “Cool Cat” Conti, owner of Shooter’s Billiards on Spring Street, was inducted into the New England Billiards Hall of Fame on Friday, March 1.  Hall of Fame President Tom McGonagle, left, poses with Conti at the induction ceremony at Snooker Billiards in Providence, RI.

By John Goralski Sports Writer Sal Conti stood up to address the crowd that was packed into the pool hall annex in Providence, RI, as he stared across the room at a framed photo of him and his father. A handful of others had already spoken about their long careers in pool halls and competition,…

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