May 27, 2009
WSOP AT CLUB MVC
Lineups set for first two qualifying finals
The lineups are complete for the first two World Series of Poker Qualifying Final Tables at Club MVC in the Mountain View Casino.
The women's final table -- at 7 p.m. today -- will have 10 starters. They are:
* Darcie Eilert
* Debbie Dellett
* Melissa Williams
* Jackie Polansky
* Bev Williams
* Bonita Murray
* Patty Franzen
* Honey McDonald
* Louise Kosciuszek
* Judy Dean
The winner receives a $1,000 seat in World Series of Poker Event June 7 at the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino. The WSOP gets underway today at the Rio, with the $500 buy-in Casino Employees event.
The first Club MVC open finale is at 1 p.m. Saturday, with the final 10 going after a $1,500 seat in a WSOP event June 11. The players are:
* Larry Weese
* Don McDermott
* Andy Franzen
* Art Page
* Jay Sanders
* John Chickene
* Mike Bartley
* Mike Brown
* Ryan Johnson
* Jackie Polansky
Polansky is the only woman to qualify for two final tables in the Club MVC series.
Open WSOP Event 28
Eight players have now made it to the final table in a second of a series of Open WSOP qualifying tournaments.
The eight are Ray Johnson, Carl Zarcone, Harry Dellett, Ray Hazelwood, Andy Guites Art Page, Steve Reisen and Rich Hagan.
Page has qualified for two final tables.
The final qualifier for this event was Tuesday night. Saturday's (7 p.m.) winner goes to WSOP Event 28 June 13.
Qualifiers started Tuesday and will continue Sunday (7 p.m.), June 3 (7 p.m.), June 6 (11 a.m.) and June 8 (7 p.m.).
The finals are June 12 (7 p.m.), with the winner advancing to a WSOP tournament June 20.
The entry fee is $70, with players starting with $5,000 in chips. The game is Texas hold'em no-limit poker.
Qualifiers are June 1 (3 p.m.), June 4 (7 p.m.), June 10 (7 p.m.), June 14 (2 p.m.) and June 17 (4 p.m.).
The finals are June 19 (7 p.m.), with the winner going to the WSOP June 27.