Las Vegas

Hank Smith (33-21) of Torrance California defeated John Perez (29-19) of Rever Massachusetts four games to three in the championship series of the twelfth annual Star Tournaments World Championship.  Smith now has two lifetime world championships.

Smith defeated Lance Tucker four games to three in the semi-finals.

Perez defeated Ben Leong four games to one in the semi-finals.

Smith defeated Don Leong four games to three in the quarter-finals.

Tucker defeated Gene Abood four games to three in the quarter-finals

Ben Leong defeated Randy Davidson four games to three in the quarter-finals.

 

Final Standings

1st

Hank Smith

$5000

2nd

John Perez

$2000

3rd

Mick Van Vlakenburg

$1000

4th

Tom Anderson

$750

5th

Ben Leong

$500

6th

Eric Wayne

$250

7th (tie)

Gene Abood

$150

7th (tie)

Lance Tucker

$150

9th

Pete Nelson

$100

 

 

Awards

Dale Troyani -- Sportsmanship

 

 

Mark Van Klaveren division selector

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Mark Van Klaveren

18-10

19-15

20-17

2

Eric Wayne

15-13

17-17

21-21

3

Lance Tucker

15-13

19-15

26-24

4

Will Roberts

13-15

 

16-17

5

Sal Caridi

10-18

 

12-21

6

Peter Waterstreet

13-15

 

14-17

7

Hank Smith

16-12

21-13

33-21

8

Mel Anderson

12-16

 

14-18

9

 

 

 

 

 

Ben Swoboda division selector

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Ed Killmer

12-16

 

12-16

2

Ben Swoboda

17-11

18-16

19-18

3

Pete Nelson

16-12

18-16

22-20

4

Don Leong

16-12

20-14

23-20

5

Ritchie Wain

12-16

 

12-18

6

Mark Huaman

13-15

 

16-17

7

Terry Sheridan

13-15

18-16

18-18

8

Sean Oakley

13-15

 

13-15

9

 

 

 

 

 

Bill Meinhardt division selector

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Marshall Palmer

13-15

 

16-17

2

Matt Trask & Dan Van Klaveren

13-15

 

13-17

3

Bill Meinhardt

13-15

17-17

17-17

4

Randy Davidson

16-12

20-14

24-20

5

Mark Giddings

16-12

18-16

22-18

6

Bill Fenlon & Dave Johnson

12-16

 

12-16

7

Steve Baldeaux

13-15

 

13-15

8

Craig Schneider

16-12

18-16

18-16

9

 

 

 

 

 

Bruce Layton division selector

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Errol Dennis

16-12

19-15

19-17

2

Ben Leong

18-10

20-14

27-23

3

Bruce Layton

14-14

19-15

21-18

4

Stan Suderman

13-15

 

13-15

5

Ed Daley

12-16

 

13-18

6

Bryan Lewis

11-17

 

11-19

7

Wayne Cannon

14-14

16-18

18-20

8

Mick Van Valkenburg

14-14

 

28-18

9

 

 

 

 

 

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Willy Dominguez

14-14

14-18

18-20

2

Tom Anderson

19-9

24-10

35-13

3

DSIM

4

Dave Suderman

13-15

 

16-18

5

Sonny Wikalis

9-19

 

9-21

6

Don Maggini

14-14

15-17

18-20

7

Vic Horvath

10-18

 

12-20

8

Steve Davidson

10-18

 

15-22

9

 

 

 

 

 

Mike Meszaros division selector

 

Draft Position

Player

Round Robin

Position Round

Final

1

Mike Meszaros

9-15

 

11-17

2

Dale Troyani

12-12

15-15

17-18

3

Don Shults

15-9

17-13

21-16

4

Paul Ferraro

11-13

 

12-15

5

John Perez

14-10

18-12

29-19

6

Brian Smith

8-16

 

8-18

7

Gene Abood

17-7

20-10

25-16

8

Mike Cohen

10-14

 

10-16

9

Paul Brownlee

12-12

 

15-14