Player Profile: Landon Shuffett

Name:  Robert “Landon” Shuffett
Home town: Greensburg, Kentucky
Birth date:  July 1994
Nickname:  none
Current grade: 12th
Favorite subject in school:  History
At what age did you start playing pool? 5

  • BEF Junior National 9-Ball Champion, 2012, 2010 & 2009 (18 & Under Boys’ Division)
  • BEF Junior National 9-Ball Champion, 2008 & 2007 (14 & Under Boys’ Division)
  • Southeast U.S. Junior Champion, 3 time
  • Kentucky State Men’s 9-Ball Champion

Other notable awards:

  • Billiards scholarship to Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri
  • Represented the United States at the WPA World Junior 9-Ball Championships, 6 Times
  • “Fair play” Award at World Junior Championship in Velden, Austria
  • “Most Likely to Succeed” at Green County Junior High

What kind of cue(s) do you use? McDaniel’s Starburst, Capone Custom, OB Cues, Predator, Lomax Jump Cue
Left or right handed: right
Sponsors: JustCueIt Professional Billiard Instruction, Justis Cases, Rack 66 in Louisville, KY
Favorite band/music:  60’s and 70’s Classic Rock
Hobbies:  Working Out, Music, Traveling
Memorable pool moment: Running 159 in 14.1
Favorite food:  I like everything and try to eat healthy but have recently gotten some great seafood dishes in Maine that were excellent!
Real-world hero: Grandfather Dr. Robert Shuffett
Fondest childhood memory:  Traveling with my family—we have had some great times traveling to Europe, Central America and over 37 states.
Goals- personal and/or career:  Go to College, continue playing pool and keep up my interest in music

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