Charity Event Scheduled in New Hampshire September 21st Benefiting Cedarcrest Center for Children With Disabilities

On September 21, 2008, McCue's Billiards & Sports Lounge located at 12 Emerald Street in Keene, New Hampshire, will hold the 4th Annual New Hampshire 8-Ball Championship with Tournament Director Justin Gregoire at the helm.

This tournament is a charity event that will benefit Cedarcrest Center for Children With Disabilities.  The center “provides a healthy and safe environment where children with complex, special needs can grow and develop to their fullest potential” - it was founded in 1947 and has grown ever since.

The entry for this amateur only event (B+ level and below) is $50 ($40 if received prior to September 16th) with a limited field of sixty-four players.  Additional information/specifics regarding this tournament can be found at

The World Standardized 8-Ball Rules apply; and the field will play on sixteen nine-foot Connelly drop pocket tables, with Aramith object balls.  The races will be to three throughout the tournament with the exception of the final two rounds.

In the past the event was frequented by and won by Fred Agnir of Pendleton, Massachusetts in 2007; Rick Dundon of Gloucester, Massachusetts in 2006; and D.J. Hopkins of Keene, New Hampshire in 2005.  Who will be next?

For more information on this tournament, please contact the venue directly (603) 352-2110 (website: or Tournament Director Justin Gregoire at email