Saturday, September 11, 2010

Early Eliminations

Event 3: $500 + $60 NL

It doesn't take long for players to hit the rail as the short stacks are shoving early and often.

Place - Name - Amount

23 Victor Espinal (Bloomfield, NJ) $1,357
22 Joe Boatwright (Woodbridge, VA) $1,357
21 Charles Boncich (N. Massapequa, NY) $1,357
20 George Griffith (Woodland Hills, CA) $1,357
19 Charles Luizza (Mount Sinai, NY) $1,357

One notable who cashed is Borgata regular Joe Boatwright. He's a retired Army Major who was touched that there was a moment of silence earlier in the day in remembrance of the 9/11 victims.

"It's an emotional day," he says, "I'm glad they did it.

Payday for Boatwright

The final two tables are now doing the final 18 re-draw.

Blinds are 5k/10k with a 1k ante.