Crushing a field of 117 and claiming $7,500 first place and trophy in the DPT Poker Brat Fall Classic out of Moorhead MN, Erich Johnson. Erich qualifies for the DPT Tournament of Champions with the win and also sprints out to a big lead in the Player of the Year race. Overall, the tournament was a big success and for the first time a feature table was taped with live commentary from Poker Night in America's Chris Hanson.
Replay the final table stream here: twitch.tv/dakotapokertour
1st Erich Johnson Moorhead,MN $7500
2nd Tony Uhlir Grand Forks,ND $4900
3rd Curt Vierstraete Wahpeton,ND $3500
4th Adam Laskey Fargo. ND $2400
5th Erik Kimble Moorhead MN $1900
6th Marcy Paulson Grand Forks,ND $1500
7th Jason Bednar Fargo,ND $1150
8th Tim McCord Bismark,ND $900
9th Brock Butler West Fargo,ND $800
10th Randy Hjelstad Grand Forks,ND $600
11th Brook Lyter West Fargo,ND $600
12th Bradley Pauly Wahpeton,ND $600
WSOP Bracelet winner Dana Castaneda has joined the DPT/FPN team. Dana comes from Las Vegas with extensive experience as a professional dealer and tournament director with lots of connections in the poker world 😀
Dana's role will be to help lead the FPN/DPT organization to another level in all things poker. You will see her consistently as our new tournament director and organizer for DPT and FPN events with one shared goal/vision in mind: to take the DPT & FPN to new heights!
Jared Quast had a great weekend of poker as he won the Friday Fun Night Turbo event in a modified chop with Billy Balstad. Then came back Saturday and won the Hillsboro Vets Club main event, where he outlasted Jon Wurden and Andrew Ryan. Saturday's win qualifies Jared into the TOC tournament at the end of the season. Jared also takes over the Player of the Year lead overtaking Todd Harfield. The nest DPT Event is the Red, White and Brew tournament August 23 and 24th at the West Fargo VFW.