Local bracelet winner Don Baruch to play in Ocala’s Gator Shootout


Ocala Poker and Jai-Alai will kick off its grand opening of its poker room with a Gator Shootout on Sept. 5. Playing in the tournament will be Tampa’s Don Baruch, who won the 2007 WSOP Shootout bracelet. Also scheduled to attend are former University of Florida football greats Shane Matthews and Chris Doering, among others. The buy-in is $220 and the tournament is limited to 70 seats. Call 352-591-2345 for details.