News and events from the Florida region.
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!
Long time FPN poker player Carol Lippert from Fort Walton Beach, FL was drawn for the January perfect attendance drawing yesterday. Carol attended every week at Attitudes to get herself qualified. Just by showing up Carol will receive 100 scratch cards to try and get herself qualified for the National Championship for a third time. Last months winner was Deb Berg from Walhalla, ND. Deb won a local tournament buy-in, into the Dakota Poker Tour. Congrats Ladies!
Jack Lippert from Fort Walton Beach, FL is no stranger to the National Championship as he has just qualified for a record tying sixth time by winning the Dec. 1st FPN monthly online tournament. Jack has now successfully qualified in six of the last seven National Championships. Way to go Jack!
With all the playoffs going on we got a little behind on announcing our perfect attendance winners. Elain Young from Fort Walton Beach, Florida was the big winner was drawn in April for having perfect attendance in March. By just showing up at her bar Attitudes Food and Spirits she has won herself a new kindle fire. Congrats Elaine.
The winner of this month's two pair or better drawing is Jack Lippert from Fort Walton Beach, FL. Jack has qualified numerous times the hard way by winning at the State Championship level, now he has done it the easy way. Jack scratched off a pair of two's and a pair of nine's and is now headed back once again to Las Vegas! Congratulations Jack!