IRON RIVER—The battle of the snipes went down to down to the end, before Snipe Lake Pub I earned an 8-6 win over Snipe Lake Pub II on March 14, winning the post-season tournament of the West Side Men’s Pool League.
SLP1 finished fifth in the regular season standings, but they went unbeaten in the post-season, defeating Randy’s II, Snipe Lake Pub II (fourth seed), Knot Heads (first seed) and Stambaugh Legion (third seed) in their winners bracket matches.
SLP2’s loss to SLP1 sent them to the losers bracket, where they defeated Village Inn I, Randy’s I, UP North I, UP North II (second seed) and the Legion squad to earn a date in the title match of the double elimination event.
Members of Snipe Lake I are Dominic Connell, Bob Waligursky, Tim Ballinger, Darren Mercier and Dennis Christensen, along with subs Gerry Broswavic and Stanley Marcell.
Snipe Lake II members are Mike Kunchynski, Ken Maki, Rick Carlson, Jerry Bugby, Tony Serbinski and subs Terry Miatech, Ray Zimmerman, Erik Westphal and Danny Pangrazzi.
Snipe Lake I (5) def. Snipe Lake II (4), 8-6.
Eliminated: VFW (13), The Station (10), Ravens Nest (9), Randy’s II (12), Village Inn I (14), Village Inn II (15), Cozee Bar (6), Randy’s I (8); Knotheads (1); UP North I (7), UP North II (2), Stambaugh Legion (3), Snipe Lake II (4).