LEXINGTON HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTER JACKSONVILLE RIVERWALK."The Lexington Hotel and Conference Center is very excited to host the players and fans of the 79th World Straight Pool Championship. We believe that everyone will enjoy our world class accommodations, beautiful Riverwalk scenery, and the dinner when we host the 9th Annual Straight Pool Hall of Fame. Welcome to Jacksonville!" LaToya Jerido, Senior Sales Manager
Group code: WSA World Sports Alumni . Lexington Hotel will also be the host venue of the 9th 14.1 Hall of Fame Banquet.CLICK HERE RSVP LINK $89 per night call 904-396-5100.
Lexington Hotel & Conference Center - Jacksonville Riverwalk
Dec 2-7,2019 79th WORLD 14.1 at 9Ball Heaven. Host Hotel:
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We are pleased to announce the beautiful Lexington Hotel & Conference Center - Jacksonville Riverwalk as our Official Host Hotel! $89 per night call 904-396-5100. Group code: WSA World Sports Alumni
We highly recommend staying at the host hotel as it is a first class venue in the very desirable and scenic Riverwalk area.
Lexington Hotel will also be the host venue of the 9th 14.1 Hall of Fame Banquet.
2019 Straight Pool Hall of Fame Nominees
John Schmidt - California - 2012 World 14.1 Champion. 626 High-Run All -Time Record breaking Willie Mosconi's 60 year record.
Paul Newman - Ohio- Star of The Hustler & Color of Money winning the Academy Award for his role.
Onofrio Lauri - New York- Played World Championships from 1928-1986. Longest of any 14.1 player
Lou Butera - Pittsburgh - 1973 World 14.1 Champion. USA Mosconi Cup Captain
Earl Herring - New York - Legendary northeast 14.1 champion. Oldest player to defeat a reigning World 14.1 Champion
Dennis Walsh - Chicago - Long-time supporter of the World 14.1, organizer of several Chicago World 14.1 Qualifiers, co-organizer of Derby City 14.1
TWO Warm-Up Tournaments !!!
Nov 30 & Dec 1. OPEN TO ALL PLAYERS. Get in stroke before the BIG ONE starts. $125 entry. $1000 for 1st.
Limited to first 32 players each event.
QUALIFIERS for the World Straight Pool:
Open to all players not already entered into the main event.
$100 Entry. Winner gets Free $580 Entry to the World 14.1 JAX! Including tickets all week and ticket to the Hall of Fame Banquet.
Format: Double Elimination 100 pt games. 75 pt on losers side.
11/9 - Gainesville FL - DUGOUT BILLIARDS *Played on 8fts & 9fts (352) 375-1008
11/10 Jacksonville FL -PARK AVENUE BILLIARDS (337) 718-3719
11/16 Orlando FL- TRICK SHOTS Waterford Lakes *Played on 8fts & 9fts (407) 737-6606
11/ 17 Jacksonville FL - 9BALL HEAVEN (904) 683-2630
Livestream will be available for all TV table matches. Pay-Per-View details will be announced and available shortly. Event patrons include Dr.Elliott Eisenberg and Mr.Tom Gleich. The World Tournament Official Table, Balls, and Cloth will be announced shortly.
Official Table: To be announced
Official Cloth: To be announced
Official Balls: To be announced
Official Cue: To be announced
Official Accessories (Chalk, Glove, Tip): To be announced
Official Radio Show : iHeartRadio: The Meriweather Dixon Show
Official Tennis Sponsor: The FTT Florida Tennis Tour
Official Magazine: Pool & Billiard Magazine
Official Marketing Firm: Orlando Synergy
Sanctioned by the World Sports Alumni
In addition, the 9th Annual Straight Pool Hall of Fame Banquet will take place on Day 3 of the World 14.1 as customary this year on December 4th at 7:00 pm. Every year the popular dinner sells out with all the pool stars and legends attending. Purchase tickets for the dinner HERE.
The 14.1 Hall Of Fame Dinner is always the hottest ticket in town every year with laughter & tears