Giles Captures Her Second Eastern Canadian Women's 9-Ball Crown
2017 Women's Champion Leigh Ann Giles
From October 6-9, 2017 the 25th annual Eastern Canadian 9-Ball Championships were held in Moncton, New Brunswick.
Leigh Ann Giles of Herring Cove, NS, a finalist in last year’s Women’s Division, captured her second Eastern Canadian 9-Ball Women’s Championship with a 9-5 victory in the final over Brenna Sylliboy of Eskasoni, NS. Giles was also champion in 2008.
The Open division was won by Martin Daigle of Quebec, beating fellow Quebecer Jeff Blais in the final 15-13. The pair also met in the final of the Jack Williston Invtational event that is held each year in conjunction with the Eastern 9-Ball Championships. Blais was the victor in the Invitational, winning 3 sets to 1 over Daigle in the final.