In the spirit of ThanksGIVING we have a bunch of winners to announce: These three people turned in 4 of a kind recently and will be qualified for Nationals in January. Leo Sylvan from Brady, NE turned in quad 5's, Scott Goodman from Vergas, MN turned in quad kings, and Kari Wolff turned in quad 2's.
The October perfect attendance winner was Ryan Hugelen from the Rendezvous Lounge in Belfield, ND and the October 2 pair or better drawing winner was John Skare from Bethel, MN. Both Ryan and John are the first two qualifiers for the Poker Gods National Championship which will be this coming summer. Congrats to all and have a safe and happy Thanksgiving everyone!
Chad Herring from Fargo, ND won the National online TOC this past Sunday. He bested out 60 other players to get qualified for the Nationals on January 28th. Joining him will be Chad Kolloen who won the summer regional tournament the weekend before. Chad is from Dickinson, ND. Congrats to both the Chad's and get ready for some sun and fun in Las Vegas!
There have been a lot of new winners qualifying through the state championships, but that doesn't mean people have stopped scratching their way to Vegas. Dustin Schrader from Northfield, MN turned in four 6's. Dusty also just qualified at the MN state championship less than two weeks ago. He will be double stacked at Nationals. Dave Shasky from Moorhead, MN scratched off four King's to get qualified.
The two pair or better winner for October was Curt Brosdahl who also plays in Moorhead, MN. And not to be outdone Travis Blake from Devils Lake, ND scratched off a straight flush 2-3-4-5-6 of hearts. Not only did he punch his ticket to Vegas he gets $200 as well. Congratulations all four we look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas!
Rusty Sorenson from Mazeppa, MN had his card drawn for the Sept. scratch poker drawing. Rusty turned in a pair of 7's and 8's to get qualified. He can now start packing his bags and planning for the January 28th National Championship in Las Vegas at the Golden Nugget Casino!
Congratulations to Marjorie Passaaro from Fort Myers, FL for winning the FPN online October 1st championship. This is Marjorie's third qualifications to Nationals now. We look forward to seeing her in Las Vegas again in January!