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Awarded to date

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino

July 17 - 21, 2019
Regional Event: 1567 Entrants
Winner: Joel Gilmore
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EVENT RECAP

The sixth-ever MSPT $350 Regional Event held at Potawatomi Casino in Milwaukee, WI attracted 1,567 entrants, and it was Rio, Wisconsin’s Joel Gilmore pocketing $75,430 and 633 Player of the Year points for the win!

For Gilmore, this was his second MSPT Regional cash, the prior was a 20th place finish for $3,707 in the same event last year. Gilmore survived Day 1B with 232,000 chips, that was good for 14th of the 70 survivors from that flight to advance to Sunday’s Day 2.

The final table included Dennis Siem and Joel Alpert who were both earning their first MSPT cash, placing second and third respectively. For Colin Lovelock, this was his 5th career MSPT cash and first in a Regional Event. His 4th place finish collected him $26,567 bringing his MSPT .career earnings to $71,

Thursday’s Day 1A flight drew 394 entrants, but only 52 of them made it through, including chip leader Colin Lovelock (425,000). On 1B, 536 hit the felt, with 70 of them advancing. George Aldrich of Cudahy, WI bagged the largest stack with 577,000.

Friday’s third and final flight drew an additional 637 runners, bringing the total field up to 1,567, and Roman Pobaruyev bagged the 1C chip lead with 526,500 to lead the 96 survivors of the day. Entering Sunday’s Day 2, 218 remained but only 171 would get paid.

Some of those players that found their way into the money included MPST Main Event and Regional Event Champion TJ Ryan (23rd - $2,927), MSPT Champ and current Season 10 Player of the Year Leader Mike Shin (30th - $1,801), 2018 MSPT Potawatomi Regional Runner-up Travis Sweet (35th - $1,801), previous MSPT Potawatomi Casino Regional Champ Craig Trost (48th - $1,261).

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The RESULTS

Rank
Player Name
City
State
Amount
Points
1
Rio 
WI 
$75,430
633
2
WI 
$46,380
567
3
IL 
$35,123
533
4
 
$26,567
500
5
MI 
$20,263
467
6
IL 
$15,310
433
7
WI 
$12,158
400
8
IL 
$9,456
333
9
IL 
$7,655
333
10
Verona 
WI 
$5,854
300
11
WI 
$5,854
300
12
WI 
$5,854
300
13
WI 
$4,953
283
15
IL 
$4,953
283
16
IL 
$4,143
267
17
IL 
$4,143
267
18
WI 
$4,143
267
19
IL 
$3,467
250
20
IL 
$3,467
250
21
IL 
$3,467
250
22
IL 
$2,927
233
23
IL 
$2,927
233
24
WI 
$2,927
233
25
IL 
$2,477
217
26
WI 
$2,477
217
27
WI 
$2,477
217
28
WI 
$1,801
200
29
Oswego 
IL 
$1,801
200
30
WI 
$1,801
200
31
IL 
$1,801
200
32
IL 
$1,801
200
33
IL 
$1,801
200
34
WI 
$1,801
200
35
WI 
$1,801
200
36
WI 
$1,801
200
37
IL 
$1,396
183
38
MN 
$1,396
183
39
WI 
$1,396
183
40
WI 
$1,396
183
41
IL 
$1,396
183
42
Gurnee 
IL 
$1,396
183
43
WI 
$1,396
183
44
IL 
$1,396
183
45
WI 
$1,396
183
46
Clare 
MI 
$1,261
167
47
IL 
$1,261
167
48
WI 
$1,261
167
49
MN 
$1,261
167
50
WI 
$1,261
167
51
IL 
$1,261
167
52
IL 
$1,261
167
53
IL 
$1,261
167
54
IL 
$1,261
167
55
IL 
$1,126
150
56
IL 
$1,126
150
57
WI 
$1,126
150
58
WI 
$1,126
150
59
Verona 
WI 
$1,126
150
60
WI 
$1,126
150
61
WI 
$1,126
150
62
IL 
$1,126
150
63
IL 
$1,126
150
64
WI 
$991
133
65
IL 
$991
133
66
IL 
$991
133
67
IL 
$991
133
68
IL 
$991
133
69
IL 
$991
133
70
IL 
$991
133
72
WI 
$991
133
73
WI 
$991
133
74
IL 
$946
117
75
IA 
$946
117
76
IL 
$946
117
77
IL 
$946
117
78
Racine 
WI 
$946
117
79
WI 
$946
117
80
MN 
$946
117
81
IL 
$946
117
82
IL 
$901
100
83
CA 
$901
100
84
IL 
$901
100
85
IL 
$901
100
86
IL 
$901
100
87
Marion 
IA 
$901
100
88
FL 
$901
100
89
WI 
$901
100
90
WI 
$901
100
93
WI 
$811
83
94
IL 
$811
83
96
Racine 
WI 
$811
83
98
WI 
$811
83
99
WI 
$811
83
100
FL 
$766
67
101
WI 
$766
67
102
WI 
$766
67
103
IL 
$766
67
104
WI 
$766
67
105
WI 
$766
67
106
IL 
$766
67
108
MI 
$766
67
109
WI 
$720
50
110
MN 
$720
50
111
IN 
$720
50
112
WI 
$720
50
113
WI 
$720
50
114
IL 
$720
50
115
MN 
$720
50
116
Wausau 
WI 
$720
50
117
WI 
$720
50
118
Arnold 
MO 
$675
33
120
WI 
$675
33
121
IL 
$675
33
122
IL 
$675
33
124
WI 
$675
33
125
WI 
$675
33
126
IN 
$675
33
127
WI 
$675
33
128
IL 
$675
33
129
SD 
$675
33
130
WI 
$675
33
131
Milan 
IL 
$675
33
132
IL 
$675
33
133
WI 
$675
33
135
IL 
$675
33
136
IL 
$630
25
138
Peoria 
IL 
$630
25
139
WI 
$630
25
140
MN 
$630
25
141
IL 
$630
25
142
WI 
$630
25
143
IL 
$630
25
144
WI 
$630
25
146
IN 
$630
25
147
WI 
$630
25
148
WI 
$630
25
149
WI 
$630
25
150
WI 
$630
25
151
WI 
$630
25
152
IL 
$630
25
153
IL 
$630
25
154
IL 
$585
17
155
WI 
$585
17
156
KS 
$585
17
157
Skokie 
IL 
$585
17
159
IL 
$585
17
160
WI 
$585
17
161
Oregon 
WI 
$585
17
162
WI 
$585
17
163
WI 
$585
17
167
IL 
$585
17
168
AZ 
$585
17
170
IL 
$585
17
171
IL 
$585
17