Wooden gets 8-ball break in Ishpeming league

ISHPEMING – Lisa Wooden of Jack’s I had an eight-ball break against Venice on Jan. 7 during recent action in the Ishpeming Women’s Pool League.

In addition, organizers discovered two other eight-ball breaks from earlier in the season by Jessica Bess of Venice and Tracy Mitchell of VFW.

In matches of Jan. 14, Hickey’s I solidified its grip atop the standings with a 14-2 victory over Wonder Bar. In other matches, second-place American Legion downed Jack’s I, 13-3, Jack’s III quashed Rumorz, 13-3, Paradise slipped past VFW, 11-5, and Venice upended Hickey’s II, 11-5.

On Jan. 7, Venice held off Jack’s I, 12-4, Hickey’s I dropped Rumorz, 11-5, Jack’s III defeated Hickey’s II, 11-5, VFW edged Wonder Bar, 9-7, and Rainbow and Legion played to an 8-8 draw.

The leagues will be holding a singles tournament today at Jack’s.

Negaunee Men’s

Pool League

In Jan. 8 results, Hard Rock smacked Cascade II, 17-7; Pasquali’s I dumped Pasquali’s IV, 16-8; Cascade I clubbed Eagles, 17-7; Pasquali’s II clobbered Pasquali’s III, 21-3; and Rookie’s smashed VFW, 20-4.

Marquette Women’s

Pool League

In week 16 results, Remie’s Roses downed Pat’s, 6-3; Remie’s edged Blue Lounge, 5-4; Breakers II bounced 3rd Base, 6-3; and Breakers I clubbed 3rd Base II , 7-2.

Also, the Devils trimmed Wooden Nickel I, 5-4; the Dames shaded Wooden Nickel II, 5-4; Fatboyz II dumped Bayou, 6-3; and Fatboyz I tripped Buddies, 5-4.

Gwinn NCMPL Men’s

In Week 18 play, Bob Greenleaf had two tables runs and Tim Simula, Winston Benz and Steve Sullins one each for victories.

Match scores include Cascade Inn running over Jack’s HideAway, 14-1, Crossroads Bar passing The Throttle Bar-n-Grill 2, 12-3, Jack’s Hideaway 2 besting American Legion 2, 11-4, Cascade Inn 3 doubling up Happy Hour 2, 10-5; Cascade Inn 2 flying past VFW 10-5, Jack’s Hideaway 3 checking in at the Gwinn Inn, 10-5, American Legion edging Happy Hour, 9-6, Up North Lodge eating up Sturgis Steakhouse 2, 8-7, and The Throttle Bar-n-Grill edging Sturgis Steakhouse, 8-7.

Ishpeming Men’s

Pool League

In week 14 play on Jan. 15, Jack’s I clobbered Rumorz I, 21-3; Rainbow crushed Wayside, 17-7; Paradise stomped Hickey’s II, 17-7; and Hickey’s I dumped Venice, 15-9.

In addition, Rumorz III squeaked past Wonder Br, 13-11; Rumorz II bounced Jack’s III, 15-9; Jack’s II beat Tilden Club, 14-10; and Riverside Club had the bye.

John Jonas of Jack’s II posted a table run.

Dan Jandreau and Shayne Treloar, both of Rumorz II, turned in 8-ball breaks.

Information compiled by Sports Writer Steve Brownlee and Senior Sports Writer Craig Remsburg. Email them at sports@miningjournal.net.