Melissa Morris earns touring pro status

Melissa Morris
Melissa Morris earns touring pro status

“Congratulations to Melissa Morris, the WPBA Classic Tour's newest Touring Pro!” from Tiger Products and Ned Morris Custom Cues.

21-year old Melissa Morris of Desert Hot Springs, Ca has been awarded her “Touring Pro” status with the Women's Professional Billiards Association. Melissa now will be playing full time on the WPBA Classic Tour. With her finishes as high as 13th in the Southeast Classic this past June; she is definitely one to watch for in the upcoming season.

Melissa's cue sponsor, “Ned Morris” of Morris Custom Cues (, who also happens to be Melissa's father says, “I'm extremely proud of her. Now with a little discipline and practice the sky's the limit!” Melissa says, “Finally, I feel like I belong on the tour and now it's time to show everyone what I can do.” Another sponsor of Melissa's, Tony at Tiger Products released the following statement, “we have witnessed the hard work and dedication Melissa has put in over the years. Seeing her achieve a major step towards her dream of becoming World Champion makes us very happy for her.”

Look out for Melissa on the WPBA Classic Tour as well as Southern California regional tournaments. Melissa is competing in the upcoming WPBA US Open 9-Ball Championships October 12-16, 2005 at the Sandia Casino in Albuquerque, NM.

To find out what Melissa thinks of her Tiger “X” Laminated Shafts and Tiger Brand Cue Tips, go to

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