Tri-Cups & States

 
TRI-CUP TOURNAMENTS
 
The Maine APA runs three sessions a year (Summer, Fall & Spring).  We run Tri-Cups at the end of each session and qualify teams for the Annual "Vegas" Qualifier which takes place in June. Depending on the size of your divisions decides the number of teams going to Tri-Cups.
 
  • Division with 4 teams ~ Top 2 teams and a wildcard team are eligible to play in the North/South Tri-Cups.
  • Divisions with 5 teams or more ~ The top 3 teams and a wildcard team are eligible to play in the North/South Tri-Cups.
  • Divisions with 10 or more teams ~ We will draw 4 additional wildcard teams who will play in 2nd Chance playoffs to be eligible for the 2nd Chance Tri-Cup (number of teams eligible for 2nd chance Tri-Cup depends on the size of the division)
 
FLYER - Tri-Cup Format
 
"VEGAS" QUALIFIER 
This tournament is held once a year in June.  Attending teams qualify by winning a local Tri-Cup Tournament that is run at the end of each session in the North and South. Your team must be active and meet player and team criteria to participate in this tournament. Winning teams are sent to the APA World Pool Championships in Las Vegas, NV. The trip includes entry to the tournament, two hotel rooms and airfare.