OUR PLAYERS

Skyler Woodward

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Resident of: Paducah, KY

Hometown: Ledbetter, KY

  Date of Birth: May 07, 1993

Age: 26

Accomplishments:

  • Derby City Classic Bank Ring Game Champion (2012, 2019)
  • World Cup of Pool Runner Up with Shane VanBoening (2017)
  • World Pool Series Champion (2017)
  • Mosconi Cup MVP (2018)
  • Derby City Classic 9 ball Champion (2019)
  • Derby City Classic Master of the Table (2019)
  • Mosconi Cup Team USA Appearances (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018) 

Sponsors:

  • Meucci Cues
  • Brutal Game Gear
  • Chem Station Heartland
  • Railbirds TV
  • Outsville 
  • Pool and Billiard Jewlery


Shane VanBoening

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   Resident of: Sioux Falls, SD

Hometown: Rapid City, SD

 Date of Birth: July 14, 1983

Age: 35

Accomplishments: 

  • 3X US Open 8 ball Champion (2013, 2016, 2018)
  • 5X US Open 9 ball Champion (2007, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016)
  • 4X US Open 10 ball Champion (2011, 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Word Pool Masters Champion (2014,2015)
  • World Cup of Pool Champion with Rodney Morris (2008)
  • World Cup of Pool Runner Up with Skyler Woodward (2017)
  • Derby City Classic9 ball Champion (2009, 2016)
  • Derby City Classic Master of the Table (2011, 2012)
  • Mosconi Cup Appearances (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018)

Sponsors:

  • Cuetec
  • UTG (Ultimate Team Gear)
  • USAPL (USA Pool League)

Jayson Shaw

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Resident of: Connecticut

Hometown: Glasgow, UK

Date of Birth: September 13, 1988

Age: 31

Accomplishments:

  • 4X Turning Stone Champion (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Derby City Classic 10 ball Champion (2016, 2017)
  • Kuwait 9 ball Open Champion (2016)
  • US Open 9 ball Champion (2017)
  • Mosconi Cup Team Europe Appearances (2016, 2017, 2018)

Sponsors:

  • Peri Cues
  • Rasson 
  • UTG (Ultimate Team Gear)
  • Kamui

Earl "the pearl" Strickland

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 Resident of: New Jersey

Hometown: Roseboro, North Carolina

Date of Birth: June 08, 1961

Age: 58

Accomplishments:

 

  • 2018 German Pool Masters
  • 2014 Battle of Legends
  • 2013 Turning Stone XXI 9-Ball Championship
  • 2012 Empire State 10-Ball Championship
  • 2012 Ginky Memorial Open Division
  • 2010 Steve Mizerak Championship
  • 2010 US Bar Table 8-Ball Championship
  • 2007 Pool & Billiard Magazine Fans' Top 20 Favorite Players, #6
  • 2007 Carolinas Open One Pocket Division
  • 2006 induction into the Billiard Congress of America's Hall of Fame
  • 2005 Mosconi Cup MVP
  • 2003 Viking National Nine-ball Championship
  • 2002 WPA World Nine-ball Championship (men's division)
  • 2000 US Open Nine-ball Championship
  • 1999 Camel Shooters Nine-ball Open
  • 1999 Camel Riviera Hotel Pro 8-Ball Open
  • 1997 US Open Nine-ball Championship
  • 1997 World Pool Masters
  • 1996 Professional Cuesports Association - Runs ten 9-Ball racks to win $1,000,000
  • 1995 PBT Eastern States Memorial 9-Ball Championship
  • 1994 PBT Glass City Open Nine-ball
  • 1994 PBT World Nine-ball Championship
  • 1993 US Open Nine-ball Championship
  • 1993 PBT Florida Flare Up
  • 1993 PBT Western Open
  • 1992 MPBA Los Angeles Open
  • 1992 MPBA Sands Regency XVI Nine-ball
  • 1991 WPA World Nine-ball Championship (men's)
  • 1991 MPBA McDermott Masters Nine-ball
  • 1990 WPA World Nine-ball Championship (men's)
  • 1990 MPBA Lexington All-Star Nine-ball
  • 1990 MPBA Sands Regent XI Nine-ball
  • 1990 WPA World Pool Champion
  • 1988 Billiards Digest Player of the Year
  • 1988 PBA Tara Open
  • 1988 PBA Brunswick World Open
  • 1988 PBA Shoals Classic
  • 1988 PBA Lexington All-Star Nine-ball
  • 1988 PBA Augusta Classic
  • 1988 PBA Greater Greenville Open
  • 1987 Billiards Digest Player of the Year
  • 1987 US Open Nine-ball Championship
  • 1987 PBA Bowling Green Open
  • 1987 PBA Tara Open
  • 1987 PBA Sands Regency Nine-ball
  • 1987 PBA Charlotte Open
  • 1987 PBA Fall Classic
  • 1986 Bowling Green Open
  • 1986 Citrus Open
  • 1985 Billiards Digest Player of the Year
  • 1985 Ohio State Open
  • 1985 Clyde Childress Open
  • 1985 Charlotte Open
  • 1985 Akron Open
  • 1985 West Virginia Open
  • 1984 US Open Nine-ball Championship
  • 1984 Red's Nine-ball Open
  • 1984 McDermott Masters
  • 1984 Caesar's Palace Classic
  • 1983 Caesar's Tahoe Nine-ball
  • 1982 Dayton Open Nine-ball