Leonard Gates wins STAGE 2 OPEN Division!
June 28, 2015
STAGE 2 Minnesota tournament result
AMERICA'S TOUR STAGE 2 Minnesota was held at Biff's Sports Bar & Grill from June 26th to 28th. A total of 110 players in all 3 divisions participated in this STAGE to win their "Road to Glory".
On the SHOOT OUT Round held on June 26th, Randy Van Deursen led all players with 9475 points to secure his #1 seeding spot for the Tournament Round. The SHOOT OUT Round of STAGE 2 also became fierce, as Scott Kirchner came in 2nd with a score of 9,399.
Division I & II
Division I & II were great fun to watch. Many awesome matches were played. Division II had their finals match first with Teddy Culbertson and youngster James Butler. Teddy was able to get the win, but James made him work for it.
The Division I finals came down between Steve Wood and Trevor Morgan. Matches went back and forth between these 2. This was an incredible day for all of the players in both of these divisions.
There was definitely a lot of talented players that came out to participate in the AMERICA'S TOUR STAGE 2 event here in Minnesota. Also had a good number of players from across the US and Canada attend as well. Players from all over had the chance to compete against each other and make new friends.
The Tournament Round held on June 27th was also full of highlights. The final match was played between 2014's Annual winner Leonard "Soldier" Gates and Chris "Lightning" Lim.
Chris Lim showed a brilliant performance during the weekend by ranking 4th on the SHOOT OUT ranking on Friday, and coming through some tough matches to the final including a match against John Part on Saturday's tournament.
The final match was where we've witnessed the dominance of the 2014 Tour winner. Each leg was tight, but when it came to close the game, Leonard Gates took the key shots to finish the match with a straigt 4-0.
As L. Gates won THE WORLD STAGE 3 France, this became the second title for him in the month of June.
Annual Point Ranking Update
The annual point ranking of AMERICA'S TOUR 2015 is now updated. According to the result of STAGE 2, Leonard Gates is now leading all player with 21 points, followed by Chris Lim with 16 points.
Entry period of STAGE 3 California
The entry period of STAGE 3 California is scheduled to be opened from July 7th. STAGE 3 will be held at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Sacramento from August 28 to 30th. Information will be updated on our offcial website and Facebook page.