David Halls of Danville, Ill., played in the APA from Feb. 11, 1993 to Aug. 7, 2008. He played on two teams—Hired Guns and Halls Rowdy Bunch. The Hired Guns won three trips to the National Team Championships in Vegas—two for 8-Ball and one for 9-Ball. In the Summer Session of 2005, David was named MVP in 9-Ball. He played a lot of pool—463 8-Ball matches, winning 219 of them; in 9-Ball he played 171 matches and won 91 of them. The highest skill level he achieved was a 5 in both 8 and 9-Ball. The last session David played was Summer Session 2008. We lost David on Sept. 3, 2008.