Hickey’s I clinches Round 2 title in Ishpeming
Hickey’s I clinched the Round 2 title with a 14-2 shellacking of Jack’s I on Jan. 29, while second-place Paradise kept pace with a 13-3 pasting of Rumorz.
In other matches, American Legion held on to third with a 10-6 win over Wonder Bar, while 9-7 wins were turned in by VFW over Hickey’s II and Jack’s III over Rainbow.
In a recent league singles tournament, Julie Boule of Hickey’s I was the winner, Nichole Treloar of VFW runner-up and Shelly Johnson of Jack’s III third.
In week 18 play, Happy Hour crushed Up North II, 14-1; Crossroads clubbed Happy Hour II, 12-3; Full Throttle upended Up North Lodge, 11-4; and the American Girls bumped Full Throttle II, 11-4.
Also, Cascade edged VFW, 8-7; Rowdies defeated Sturgis, 10-5; and the HideAway Tribe turned back Richmond township, 8-7.
Dan Kohtala and Paul Gangle both turned in a break and a run in recent league play.
In Round 2 play on Jan. 30, Wonder Bar topped Rumorz II, 14-10; Jack’s I whipped Hickey’s I, 16-8; Jack’s III dumped Rainbow, 16-8; and Rumorz III dropped Jack’s II, 15-9.
Also, Paradise hammered Wayside, 18-6; Tilden Club thumped Rumorz I, 16-8; and Riverside squeaked past Hickey’s II, 13-11.
Scott (Clem) Merrills posted an 8-ball break.