The APA Masters Championship
 Illiana APA is forming a Masters Division beginning Sunday, June 25, 2017 and Monday, June 26, 2017.  The format is based on the US Amateur rules.


  • No handicaps
  • Maximum four players per roster with 3 team members participating each league night
  • Weekly team fee is $45
  • All players must be a current APA member (2017 annual membership is $25)


Games rules are: 

  • Each of the three matches is a race to 7

-Points earned for games won; teams can earn a maximum of 21 points per night 

  • US Amateur rules and format (click link below for complete rules)

            -Eight games of 9-Ball & five games of 8-Ball 

                        -Lag winner has choice of game format or the break; the entire set  of hat format must be completed before playing the other format.


Division 1 will be an in-house division on Sundays at Griffith Billiards starting June 25, 2017 at 5pm. 

Division 2 will be a traveling division on Mondays in locations between Chicago Heights and Dyer/Schererville areas starting June 26, 2017 at 7pm. 

Awards consist of cash payouts, trophies/patches, advancement of qualified teams to Citywide with one winning team from Citywide advancing to the APA Masters Championships in August 2018 in Las Vegas (travel assistance provided). 


Please contact League Operators, Johnny and Gloria for more information.  Call/text 708.745.8244

 Click HERE for the US Amateur rules and format.