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  • Monica Webb takes 1st in first ever Women’s One Pocket event!

    Undefeated One Pocket Event Champion Monica Webb For those who do not know, One Pocket has been gaining in popularity in the pool world over time and is no longer a game that you only find hustlers playing in the shadows. It is a strategy driven, chess-like, pool game that has the masses trying to […]

  • OnePocket.org 5th Annual Members Only Tournament

    We had a highly competitive field of 24 players at the classic poolroom Southaven Recreation, just south of Memphis Tennessee in Southaven Mississippi. After missing our 2020 MOT due to Covid closure, players were ready to go, and those who had been before were especially eager to return to the great southern hospitality found at […]

  • Buffalos 2021

    To put it simply, Buffalo’s means big action. We’ve heard of legendary high action rooms of the past – “The Rack” in Detroit, Cochran’s in San Francisco in the 60’s, Lambert’s in Texas. All those rooms are long gone, along with their unbelievable pool gambling action. Well guess what, that amazing action is happening 24/7 […]

  • 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 […]

  • 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, […]

  • The HOF will be inducting Scott Frost & James Walden this year!

    A big congratulations to Scott Frost who will be inducted into the One Pocket Hall of Fame on Wednesday, January 30th at the Derby City Classic! In addition, James Walden will also be inducted for “Lifetime Pool in Action”! The dinner format is going to be VIP dinner and drinks starting at 6 PM, then […]

  • 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 […]

  • OnePocket.org 3rd Annual Members Only Tournament

    California Billiard Club in Fremont, CA was the host location for our third annual members only tournament taking place June 1-3. The format was double elimination One Pocket, races to 3 on both sides of the chart. This year Jim Tomassoni followed his 2017 2nd place finish with an undefeated run through the 31 player […]

  • The results are in for the new HOF inductees!

    So it’s official, our new HOF inductees in January will be Jeremy Jones and the late Eugene ‘Clem’ Metz for One Pocket, and then Keith McCready and the late Charles “Country” Martin for Lifetime Pool in Action! The dinner format is going to be VIP dinner and drinks starting at 6 PM, then about 7:15 […]

  • It’s official! 3rd Annual Member’s Tourney @ California Billiards!

    The 3rd annual onepocket.org member’s only tournament is moving out west to the beautiful state of California! Chris Swart at California Billiards will be hosting us the first week of June (1st, 2nd & 3rd) and we are excited already 7 months in advance! Streaming will be provided by POV Pool and there will be various […]