NC-East Option #2
Saturday, February 29, 2020
Registration Opens: 11:00am
Tournament Starts: 1:00pm
TD: Brad Baker
Diamonds Grille & Billiards
7326 Market Street
Wilmington, NC 28411
DEFENDING TOP 3
QUALIFIED PLAYER LIST
The Regional Championship brings together players from across your area for the shot at becoming the next Regional Champion.
This event is what you have been playing for all season! Enjoy great poker, party with your friends, and earn the opportunity to play in the ultimate World Tavern Poker tournament, the National Championships.
See you at the tables!
Diamonds Grille & Billiards is a spacious location with plenty of fun things to do during the eastern NC Regionals. There will be tons of food and drink selections, a full-service bowling alley, pool tables, and more!
Plus, Diamonds is conveniently located on Market Street just north of downtown Wilmington. It's a great place to hang out with your WTP Family.
Food and Drink specials will be posted at the venue.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 29th
11:00am: TD Smackdown Tournament
This event is for current and assistant TD's from Season 2 2019/20 at NC East bars only (2 max per bar) to reward their hard work all season long! The winner receives the TD Smackdown trophy and a Party & Poker Access Pass to OPEN 27 this May!
Defending Champion: DWAYNE WILLIAMS (2x champ!)
11:00am: Registration Opens
Regional Championships are for qualified players only. You must be 21 years of age or older to play. Please have your photo ID with you.
12:45pm: Registration Closes
1:00pm: Regional Championship Tournament
There will be Regional Awards and some brief announcements prior to start time.
Side games may take place when enough players are available. Check with your TD if you get knocked out.
Use this map for directional assistance.
Prizes awarded at this Regional Championship include:
1st place: $300 Hotel Reimbursement, 2 Party & Poker Access Passes to OPEN 27.
2nd place: 2 Party & Poker Access Passes to OPEN 27.
3rd, 4th place: 1 Party & Poker Access Pass to OPEN 27.
The Top 10% of the player field earn seats to National Championship Finals at OPEN 27.
NOTE: $300 Hotel Reimbursement is redeemable only by contacting John Martin after Regionals, and only by the winning player at OPEN 27.
Participating WTP Bars
Beach Tavern (B T's)
Beach Tavern (Monday)
Breaktime Billiards - Wilmington
Breaktime Billiards II (Thurs)
Diamonds Grill and Billiards
Diamonds Grille & Billiards(Friday)
Kickback Jacks Wilm
Oceans Edge St Regis Onslow Room
River Bend Country Club
Rookies Sports Bar & Grill
The Joyce Irish Pub and Grill
Tie Breakers Sports Bar
Varnish Ale & Spirits
White Oak River Bistro
NOTE FROM BRAD BAKER: Continuing the policy of accommodating as many championship-caliber players as possible, NC East will have two options to advance.
Please note: qualified players can pick from Option #1 OR from Option #2 when deciding which Regional Championship to play. You cannot play in both Regional Championship games.
Season 2-2019/20 Qualifiers
CHAMPION: JUNE WHITE
2. Chuck Moffitt
3. Larry Blackwell
4. Richard Picerno
5. Mike Milewski
6. Bruce Migliarese
7. Marcus McKeller
8. Tina Kearney
9. DeDe Bertrand
10. Tonya Daugherty
Previous Regional Champions
Season 2-2019/20: JUNE WHITE
Season 1-2019: DOUGLAS CHAPMAN
Season 2-2018/19: STEPHEN KAHAM
Season 1-2018: BECKY HOLBERT
Season 2-2017/18: CHRIS PEARSON
Season 1-2017: JERRY HOGAN
Season 2-2016/17: ERIC WALLACE
Season 1-2016: DAVID LARSON
Season 2-2015/16: CHRIS HARDISON
Season 1-2015: STEVE ALEXANDER
Season 2-2014/15: JEFFREY deRONDE