In the end the eight lucky players who qualified were:
Jen Christiansen from the Spinning Room in Tannersville (won full package)
Mike Finster from Trappers II in Minoa (won full package)
Al Cavallaro from the Union Inn in Schenectady (won full package)
Gary Mell from Bedrock Inn in Schenectady (won full package)
Brian Plantz from Fritz Tap Room in Schenectady
John Young from the 1854 Pub in Broadalbin
Robert Berger from the Log Cabin Inn in Campbell
Steve Urban from the Parting Glass in Saratoga Springs
The side game freeroll open to busted players as well as spectators began around 6pm and over $200 in cash and prizes were awarded, with a special bonus: the overall winner getting a BONUS invitation to the exclusive national final. The eventual winner of the bonus freeroll was William Riley from Voorheesville, NY.
Thank you to all the players in attendance and the Clubhouse Race Book!