News and events from the North Dakota region. The original since 2005.
Congratulations to Jay Johnson who plays out of the El Roco bar in Grand Forks, ND. He was randomly selected for the May perfect attendance drawing. Just by showing up and playing poker each Tuesday at El Roco, Jay has now qualified for the next National Championship in November. Congrats Jay!
Steve Garten who is a familiar face around the Fargo Moorhead area was the big winner this past Sunday in the National TOC tournament. Steve took the tournament down to become qualified for the National Championship in Las Vegas on June 7th. Congratulations Steve!
Dean Kerzmann from Bismarck, ND was drawn for the two pair or better drawing. Dean turned in a pair of aces and ten's to get qualified. He will now be spending part his summer in Las Vegas at the National Championship. Congrats Dean.
Mitchell Vold from Mekinock, ND is the latest winner in the scratch poker two pair or better drawing. Mitchell plays at the Larimore Vets Club in Larimore where he attained his card. He scratched off trip jacks to get qualified. His card was pulled out of the bucket to win. There were about 200 cards in this month's drawing. Congratulations Mitchell you are now qualified for the National Championship in Las Vegas.
Congratulations goes out to Marvin Vetter who plays at the Silver Dollar bar in Mandan, ND. Marvin showed up all five weeks in October and was drawn for the perfect attendance recently. Just by showing up Marvin has now been qualified for the National Championship this summer. It pays to play each and every week!