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Local Teen Wins National Pool Championship in St. Louis

Anthony Wiseman
American Poolplayers Association
Anthony Wiseman holding his championship trophy

A southern Illinois teenager has captured the 2022 American Poolplayers Association Junior Pool Championship.

15-year-old Anthony Wiseman of Anna beat out more than 250 kids from 29 states and Canada last weekend in St. Louis.

Wiseman is a member of the local APA League in Anna where he plays pool regularly. He took home a prize package that included a Nintendo Switch and the championship trophy.

For more information on the American Poolplayers Association and Wiseman's victory, visit poolplayers.com.

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