News and events in the Pennsylvania region.
Frank Manero who plays on Monday nights at the Roadhouse Inn in Newportsville, Pennsylvania was the latest perfect attendance winner. Frank showed up all five nights in December to get qualified and was just drawn recently. For just showing up Frank has won himself a new Samsung Galaxy Tab 3. Congrats Frank!
Tyson Evensen (pictured left) from West Sand Lake, NY had an opportunity to play two state championships within days of each other. The first was Pennsylvania where he and Joe Pollack were the top two to win a spot at the National Championship on November 15th. The next was the bigger state championship in New York where the top 8 qualified. Tyson continued his poker prowess and qualified again gaining a double stack at Nationals. Wow, well done Tyson!
Geoff and Donna Schutzbank (sitting) have done it again in Pennsylvania. Both have qualified for the National Championship recently during the PA State Championship. They finished one and two respectively. This is the second time they have been able to accomplish this. Back in the Poker Pro promotion they were able to finish first and second as well.
Congratulations to Geoff and Donna Schutzbank who recently won the Pennsylvania State Championship. The Schutzbank's have won their spot in the 100 WSOP National Championship on June 29th in Las Vegas and both are guaranteed a WSOP buy-in the following day. Depending on how each do at the National Championship will depend which size WSOP buy they receive. Both Jeff and Donna have won previously and have the experience needed in the National Championship. Congrats and good luck at Nationals!
Carl Humenik (pictured front row, far left) from Langhorn, Pennsylvania took down the Pennsylvania Vegas or Bust State Championship to win his was to the National Championship on July 4th. Carl will receive airfare allowance and a free hotel stay at Hooters Casino for his victory. However, Carl is no stranger to the National Championship as he was the Pennsylvania State Champion in the Sin City Showdown promotion as well. Coming in second was William Gill Jr. who also locked down his spot at the Vegas or Bust National Championship. Good job guys!