Tornado Twists Up With Viper in Pool Exhibition

Melissa Little

Denver, COLO. –Wynkoop Brewing Company in downtown Denver will be hosting a Pool Exhibition on May 7th, 2011 between Vivian "The Texas Tornado" Villarreal and Melissa "The Viper" Little, two of the top Women's Professional Billiard Association (WPBA) players, in a battle to establish dominance in the tour.

Villarreal, currently ranked 10th on the WPBA Classic Tour, is a former National Champion who has been nominated as WPBA "Player of the Year", has 18 WPBA titles and has held the number-1 ranking for four years.  Little has over 20 top-10 WPBA career finishes, multiple Colorado State Championships and has represented the USA in five World Championships.  She is presently ranked 14th on the WPBA Classic Tour.

Spectators can watch the run to 15 games LIVE by purchasing tickets for the event. VIP packages are being sold for $50 each and include a 6 PM "meet & greet", light snacks, drink token and a great seat for the show. General admission tickets are also being sold for $15. Limited seating is available so purchase your tickets early by calling 720-296-5395.

Little, a native of Colorado has become good friends with Villarreal through their many matches of fierce, yet friendly competition.  "It has been several years since The Tornado has been to Colorado and it's an honor to have her here," said Little. "This is going to be a fun event and I look forward to playing her on my home court."

If you are unable to attend the event in person, a LIVE pay-per-view will also be featured.   $15 gets a front row seat via the Internet.  Log on to to purchase, view and enjoy the show.