Mike Summers from Martell, NE just south of the Lincoln area was the big winner recently in the FPN Online National TOC tournament. There were about 80 players total. When Mike made it to the final table there were a couple big chip leaders in which he won a coin toss with 6-6 vs. A-Q which propelled him to the victory. Mike has now qualified for the upcoming National Championship at the Stratosphere on November 14th.
We recently drew for the September scratch poker drawing and the winner was Jon Clausen from Montivedeo, MN with a straight 3-7. In case you missed last months winner it was Shelly Cincurak from West Fargo, ND who turned in two pair with 8's and 9's. The big winner on Sept. 1st on FPN online was James Maupin from Raywick, KY who took down the tournament. All three players have now qualified for the National Championship which is less than two months away!
FPN is sponsoring 2 bounties in this tourney, Twin Cities rep Robb Butcher and multiple-champion Nels Peterson. The bounty on Robb will be a seat in the upcoming MN State Tourney! Please come out and support this great cause!
We recently had two more scratch poker cards turned in to get two more poker players qualified for Nationals. Donald Brady from Wilmington, DE turned in four 8's to get qualified. Amy Hagen from Morris, MN turned in four 9's to get herself qualified. Both Donald and Amy have now secured their spots in Las Vegas on Friday, November 14th at the Stratosphere. Congrats!