This event’s stand out player would be New York-based Dave Shlemperis, who made an undefeated run through the field to claim top honors. Dave played strong throughout the event and did not have a single hill-hill match. Meeting Dave in the winner’s side finals was Keith Adamik, who was sent to the one-loss side after being defeated 7-4.
Meanwhile on the one-loss side, Yomaylin Feliz defeated Ra Hanna 6-1 to move onto the quarterfinal, while Guy Iannuzzi defeated Bogie Uzdejczyk 7-3. Yomaylin and Guy then faced off in the quarterfinal, where Guy moved on after an 8-4 win.
Waiting for Guy in the semifinal was Keith Adamik, who Guy defeated 7-5 to move onto the finals. Guy met with undefeated Dave Shlemperis in the final, but was shot down at 7-2. Guy Iannuzzi had an impressive seven-match run through the one-loss side, but Dave Shlemperis stayed on his game to go undefeated. Along with winning the event, Dave also won the $500 break & run contest. Congratulations to both Dave and Guy for great showings at this event!
1st: Dave Shlemperis – $600
2nd: Guy Iannuzzi – $350
3rd: Keith Adamik – $240
4th: Yomaylin Feliz – $180
5th/6th: Ra Hanna, Bogie Uzdejczyk – $65