Links to National Rules and Other Materials

8 Ball

How to Keep Score
in 8-Ball

9 Ball

How to Keep Score
in 9-Ball

More Materials & Information

  • Learn how to keep score (Video)
  • Learn about Defensive Shots (Video)
  • Blank Scoresheets and Applications


As a member of the Birmingham APA, it is your responsibility to read and become familiar with your local Bylaws and the rules found in your team manual. Your local Bylaws may override, or change, some rules found in your manual. Please share our Bylaws with all team members so everyone has a clear understanding of the rules. For a current copy of your Bylaws, click on the link below:


Birmingham APA
Local Bylaws

Skip & Joyce Lassiter, League Operators

Office Hours: Mon - Fri   10am to 4pm

Office Phone: 205-621-4199
Office Fax: 205-621-9114