Long time league friend Mitch Schock from Bismarck, ND has done it again. Mitch is competing in Black Hawk, CO in a WSOP circuit event. He bought into a $365 tournament and took it down to win a WSOP ring and a $33,284 payday. The ring complements his WSOP bracelet he won less than a couple years ago. If you have ever met Mitch at one of our events you know what a down to earth, but high energetic guy he is, a true poker enthusiast. Way to go Mitch!
Three lucky people have just secured their spots at the National Championship on June 29th by scratching off four of a kind. Jedidiah Reedy from Annandale, MN scratched off four 5's to get qualified. Linda Olgerson from Jackson's bar in Walhalla, ND got lucky by scratching off four Jacks to get qualified. Last, but not least James Noplos from Mabel Murphy's in Fergus Falls, MN just scratched off four Queens. All three players have gotten lucky and will now by vying for the coveted $10,000 WSOP Main Event seat at the National Championship.
Bonnie Heidecker from Rich's Bar in Annandale, MN has been drawn for the February perfect attendance drawing. Just by showing up all four weeks at Rich's Bonnie was automatically entered and won 100 scratch poker cards. She will have 100 opportunities to win $1,000. Good luck Bonnie!
On Friday March 1st Jeff Gab (left) from Dickinson, ND logged on to FPN Online and over six hours later he logged off the winner. Jeff who is a former champion in the league took down the FPN Online first of the month tournament by defeating Mike Marek from Grand Forks, ND who is no stranger to National Championships. This is Dickinson's second FPN Online win this promotion as Scott White (right) won back on December 1st. Way to represent Dickinson!
Dave Flachmeyer from the Hutchinson Elks lodge night came up aces recently. Dave won a gamecard and scratched off four aces in seven attempts qualifying himself for the 100 WSOP National Championship at the end of June. Way to go Dave!