BEF Junior National Qualifiers Underway
The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) would like to invite junior billiard athletes to participate in qualifying tournaments for the 22nd Annual Junior National 9-Ball Championships. Qualifying tournaments are currently underway throughout the United States and will continue through June. Junior players that qualify will be eligible to participate in the Junior Nationals which is scheduled this summer at Northern Illinois University (NIU) in DeKalb, Illinois, July 7-11, 2010.
Players advancing to the Junior Nationals will be competing for scholarships, prizes, and an invitation to represent the United States at the World Pool-Billiard Association (WPA) World Junior 9-Ball Championships. The Junior Nationals features 4 divisions: 19 & Under Boys, 19 & Under Girls, 14 & Under Boys, and 14 & Under Girls. For more information about the BEF and upcoming qualifier dates and locations, visit www.BilliardEducation.org .
2010 Junior National sponsors include Ozone Billiards, Simonis Cloth, Delta-13 Rack and Northern Illinois University (NIU).
About Billiard Education Foundation
The Billiard Education Foundation (BEF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which is committed to promoting education and encourages the development of life skills through youth billiard programs. The BEF funds academic scholarships, produces the Junior National 9-Ball Championships, sponsors billiard athletes to attend the WPA World Junior 9-Ball Championships and promotes “Pool In School” programs. For more information, please visit www.BilliardEducation.org or call 303.926.1039.