Desert 9-Ball Classic

August 2008
PN;Aug2008, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p53
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The article offers information on the "Arizona PVA Dessert 9-Ball Classic" that was held at Clicks Billiards in Phoenix on May 30-June 1, 2008. This was the fourth official event of the PVA/NWPA National Wheelchair Billiards Tournament Series. Eighteen pool players competed for the awards and prizes at the event. Aaron Aragon dominated the event and won his first PVA/NWPA Tournament series title.


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