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!
The latest poker league contest has been unleashed...featuring reigning champ Blake Sandmeier as one of the latest FPN "Poker Gods"! We are excited for the World Series of Poker in 2017, and can't wait to see who will the big winners will be. League play officially began October 1st and will culminate in state championships this spring. There are many ways to qualify, but the main goal is to earn enough points in any given month to qualify for the playoffs. Good luck players and get 'em in there!
Congratulations to Jerry Vokral (pictured) and Tony Canovas from Illinois. Jerry was drawn in the perfect attendance drawing and Tony scratched off quad 9's to qualify for the National Championship in January. Pack your bags guys you are going to compete for $25,000 worth of prizes this winter!