Joss Tour Features Al Conte Memorial at Hippo’s in Utica

Players & Fans,
This weekend, Nov 2 & 3, the Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour will be at Hippo's House Of Billiards in Utica NY for stop # 4 of our 2013-2014 season. This event, the 5th annual "Al Conte Memorial", is held each season to celebrate the memory of one of our sports dear departed friends. Al was one of our sports most well liked and respected people. He was a friend to everyone who came to know him. He will always be deeply missed by all of us! The Conte family deserves our thanks for hosting what promises to be another great event in memory of "Big Al". Why not come and be a part of it!
Hippo's has always been one of upstate New York's premier rooms. They have everything needed for a great time including great equipment to delicious home made food specials. You could even win a $1,500 custom engraved Joss cue by participating in Hippo's cue raffle. Anyone can participate in the cue raffle and you do not have to be present to win! For more info about Hippo's including directions and nearby motels, please call them directly at315-768-0218. This beautiful cue can be viewed here:
This event at Hippo's will consist of a $1500 added Saturday andSunday Main Event (entry Fee $120 for pro level or $70 for non pro level) and a $500 added consolation event on Sunday ($20 Entry Fee) for those non pro level players eliminated from the main eventon Saturday. Both events will run simultaneously on Sunday until completion.
For those of you coming to play, please arrive onSaturday November 2nd before NOON in proper dress of, no T-shirts, shorts or sweat clothes please. Jeans, sneakers and a shirt with a collar works just fine at all of our billiard parlor events! If coming to watch, play will begin at about 1pm Saturday and 11 am on Sunday.
For our complete Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour schedule, results, current point standings and other pertinent info, please go to
Once again I ask all of you to please frequent your local billiard parlors and utilize the services of our most generous sponsors who are the backbone of our sport. Thank You & I hope to see all of you at Hippos.   Mike Zuglan
The Joss Northeast 9-Ball Tour is Proudly sponsored by;

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