Some of the best billiards players in the nation are visiting Beloit’s Carom Room this week for the Mosconi Cup Boot Camp.

The Mosconi Cup is billiards’ version of golf’s Ryder Cup. Five members of Team USA will compete against Team Europe in Las Vegas Dec. 4-7.

Monday through Friday this week, members of Team USA will practice from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Carom Room. Team members include Shane Van Boening, Billy Thorpe, Skyler Woodward, Dennis Hatch and Oscar Dominguez.

Source: Beloit Daily News