The Viper to Represent the USA in the World 10-Ball Championships

Melissa Little

Denver, Colorado- “The Viper” AKA Melissa Little is please to announce her participation in the 2009 Woman's World 10-Ball Championships to be held June 1-6, 2009 in Manila, Philippines.

The Viper will be one of five US representatives competing against other top players from Korea, Philippines, Japan, Australia, Germany, Austria, China, and Canada.

The World 10-Ball Championships will feature 25-hours of LIVE coverage on Filipino TV giant ABS-CBN during the championships. Over 50 million viewers from the Philippines are expected to watch the championships, which is about 70% of the households in the Philippines.

Melissa is the house-pro, and sponsored by The Wynkoop Brewing Company,, located at 1634 18th Street, Denver, CO, 80202.  GM Ron Robinson says, “We are very excited and proud to send Melissa to the Philippines to represent The Wynkoop and the entire country, and with her talent we hope she brings the championship title home, not only back to the US, but to her native home of Colorado”.

Nicknamed “The Viper”, due to her fierce competitive nature, Melissa has competed full-time on the Woman's Professional Billiards Associations Classic Tour for the past 10-years and has represented the US in three other World Championships. For more information about the WPBA pro tour please visit and for more information about Melissa Little please visit