Gold Sponsors

» Billiards


July 20, 2024



Sam’s Place
125 Main Street
Ames, IA 50010



Competition begins at 10:00 am


Kyle Holland

Competition Format

Both divisions will play 8-Ball singles with separate male and female divisions offered. Event organizers reserve the right to combine divisions if numbers warrant. Format determined by number of entries. Event will be double elimination. A second chance event will be offered for an additional $2 green fee. Entrants must already be entered in a singles division. The second chance blind draw scotch doubles competition will begin at 4:00 pm.


Valley National 8-Ball Association (VNEA) rules will apply in all divisions.

Age Determining Date: Date of competition.

Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded in each division.

Eligibility Requirements

Classified Eligibility Requirements

Each classified player must be a member of the Valley National 8-Ball Association and have played for a minimum of eight (8) weeks in an IOMA- sponsored pool league within the past twelve (12) months.  Participants must be at least 21 years of age.  *ALL Classified VNEA entries must be sent to your local operator.

Non-Classified Eligibility Requirements

The Non-Classified event is open to anyone and membership is not required.  The Non-Classified event is limited to the first 32 entries. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE. All Non-Classified entries must be sent to the Iowa Games office or register online.


Athletes receive a cotton t-shirt with their entry fee. For $12, athletes can upgrade to a dri-fit shirt during registration. The deadline to order a dri-fit is June 16. 

Shirts will be at the venue.


Classified | Male & Female
Non-Classified | Male & Female

Registration Deadline

$20 if registered by May 1
$25 if registered between May 2 – June 3
$30 if registered between June 6 – July 8

$10 green fee is due on-site.


Gold Sponsors