Author Archives

  • Marshall ‘Tuscaloosa Squirrel’ Carpenter passes

    Marshall Carpenter was born in February 9, 1928 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He began going into the poolrooms as a kid selling peanuts, which led to his nickname, ‘The Tuscaloosa Squirrel’. Squirrel quickly took a liking to the game, and once it got to the point he could beat everybody locally, he began to travel. Squirrel […]

  • Covid-19 and OnePocket.org, MOT canceled!

    An open letter to all One Pocket players, members and interested parties Obviously, Covid-19 is wreaking havoc in the pool world, just as it is in every other walk of life. In many areas bars and poolrooms have had to temporarily close their doors – and no one knows how long temporary is going to […]

  • 2019 Senior One Pocket Open

    (L to R) John Palmore (3rd), James Davis Sr (1st), Bogie’s owner Cody Parish, Ike Runnels (2nd), and PoolActionTV’s Ray Hansen Bogies 5th annual Senior One Pocket drew a full field of 32 players from all over the USA this year, including two of our One Pocket HOF members, regular attendee Billy Incardona and new […]

  • James Walden

    James Walden was born March 11, 1964 in the town of Frederick, OK – almost in Texas. But his pool game really developed in Oklahoma City, where he got a chance to watch local players like Norman Hitchcock & Herman the German. OKC had a strong history of great players and a lot of pool […]

  • Scott Frost

    Scott Frost was born July 17, 1975, in Des Moines, Iowa, where he lived until he was about 25. He didn’t start out as a pool player, he was first team all-state basketball in high school, but he missed one practice as a 16 year old junior (visiting his brother who was sick) and his […]

  • 2019 Derby City Classic

    Francisco Bustamante, our new Derby City One Pocket champion! Francisco Bustamante won his second Derby One Pocket division title in a row, as at 55 years old he seems to be hitting his stride with the right mix of moving savvy and shooting skills, not to mention superlative banking. He now has won the Banks, […]

  • 2018 Senior One Pocket Open

    Sammy Jones, Mary Kenniston & Keith Thompson enjoying themselves at the 2018 Senior One pocket Open! Congratulations to co-champions Ike Runnels and James Davis Sr. for making their way through a tough field at Bogies 2018 Annual Senior One Pocket tournament. 36 Players squared off in Houston for the 3rd annual senior event, which began […]

  • 2018 One Pocket Hall of Fame Dinner

    2018 HOF Inductees Jeremy Jones, Keith McCready along with family members accepting the plaques for One Pocket Hall of Fame inductee Clem Metz and Lifetime Pool in Action Charles ‘Country’ Martin. The group is flanked by our 2 new MC’s Shannon Daulton and Scott Frost. Back after a 2 year rebuilding period, the 2018 HOF […]