BCA League Operations is NOT a franchise, and as such, operators are not permitted to conduct themselves in any manner that may be deemed as detrimental to the individual player or the sport. The BCA's mission, and that of the 100's of BCA League operators in the US and around the world, is to expand the sport's popularity and to show how a shared love of the game can and does create lasting friendships.
In some of the other leagues, winning players and teams either win a trophy or patch, but little else. If your not lucky enough to win your divisional or regional event, your pool journey is finished. In the BCA, you and your team can travel as far as you wish to go. Just by completing 8 weeks of sanctioned league play, your qualified to enter any of these events:
Atlantic City Championships
Western BCA 8-Ball Championships
Western Canada Championships
BCA National Championships in Las Vegas
More to think about
Brooklyn BCA pool Leagues are different then most other leagues. The BCA uses the FargoRate player handicap system to rate their players. The FargoRate system is the same rating systems used to rate and rank the Pros. See if you're as good as SVB.
There's no team handicap ceiling! If you like your team, and you all improve, no problem. You don't have to stop playing with your friends because your skills have improved. That's what pool should be all about, improvement.
Brooklyn BCA player play for cash! If you win your division, your team wins CASH!
Brooklyn BCA leagues payout, and payback to their players, a higher percentage than any other league.
Brooklyn BCA players don't have to win their division, and then 2 or 3 tournaments just for a chance to win a mostly expenses paid trip to Las Vegas.
If you, or any combination of players from your division, want to form a team and compete any State or BCA National event, including the National Championships in Las Vegas, just play 8 weeks and your qualified, Period.