RunGood Poker Series at Downstream Casino Resort Day 2 Recap

Rodney SpriggsDay 2 of the RunGood Poker Series at the Downstream Casino Resort in Quapaw, Oklahoma began with the conclusion of the $180 NLHE Deepstack event. 60 players returned to compete for $10,305 in first place prize money plus the $2,000 New Orleans Blaycation prize package. Chance Kornuth began the day as chip leader with 249,000 chips, but lost a series of all-ins and exited the tournament in 31st place. At the end, it was Rodney Spriggs who took the top prize and the RG medallion.

Official $180 NLHE Deepstack results:

 Place

Last Name

First Name

Prize

1

Spriggs

Rodney

$10,305

2

Blanken

John

$6,523

3

Jones

Jerry

$4,368

4

Long

Caleb

$3,046

5

Murfin

Randy

$2,285

6

Schroeder

William

$1,792

7

Box

David

$1,514

8

Kennedy

Michael

$1,254

9

McComas

Richard

$1,080

10

Newport

Michael

$851

11

Dorothy

Patrick

$851

12

Dodson

Joseph

$851

13

Martinez

Armando

$641

14

Robbins

Richard

$641

15

Goddard

Kenneth

$641

16

Burd

James

$502

17

Laughlin

Roger

$502

18

Thompson

Eric

$502

19

Jacobs

Rodney

$403

20

Stanton

Kirk

$403

21

Tuck

Timothy

$403

22

Griffin

George

$403

23

Nair

Bobby

$403

24

Gauthier

Dale

$403

25

Spyers

Michael

$403

26

Eoff

Stephen

$403

27

Peck

Austin

$403

28

Harris

Richard

$336

29

Trotter

Robert

$336

30

Morgan

Charles

$336

31

Kornuth

Chance

$336

32

Menschik

Charles

$336

33

Cornelius

Julie Ann

$336

34

Henson

Raymond

$336

35

Zimmer

Shawn

$336

36

Hopper

John

$336

 

Cards were in the air at 4 p.m. for the $160 NLHE Main Event Turbo Satellite, which sported a 5-seat guarantee. A total of 38 players entered, resulting in 7 seats being awarded.

At 7 p.m., chips were flying for the $200 NLHE $50 Bounty Hunt tournament. 101 players entered by the time registration closed, creating a prize pool of $10,605 after the rebuy period ended. Based on the number of players entered, 12 would be paid, with $3,181 and 2K New Orleans PKG going to first. In the end, it was Tulsa regular John Heckenkamp who took the top prize, with RG pro Jonathan Gaviao taking second.

Official $200 NLHE $50 Bounty Hunt results:

 Place

Last Name

First Name

Prize

1

Heckenkamp

John

$3,181

2

Gaviao

Jonathan

$1,935

3

Tang

Robert

$1,273

4

Beaty

Michael

$901

5

Halford

James

$663

6

Clore

Stephen

$546

7

Shirkey

Robert

$477

8

Brown

Karen

$440

9

Greathouse

Richard

$361

10

Tesfalidet

Mesgana

$276

11

Largo

Ted

$276

12

Spriggs

Rodney

$276


There is still more action on the agenda through Sunday. Today's lineup includes the $40 All-In or Fold with $20 Rebuys Satellite at noon, the $160 NLHE Turbo Satellite with 5 seats guaranteed at 4 p.m., and at 7 p.m. the first flight of the $675 RG Main Event gets underway. Come join us at the Downstream Casino Resort for all the action and get on the Road to the RunGood Cup!


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