Jason Jochem of Hollywood, Fla., has moved into ninth place in the race for Ante Up’s 2012 Player of the Year.
Jochcem won the $440-buy-in Miami Gardens Poker Classic main event at Calder Casino in Miami Gardens, Fla., which began Feb. 10. Jochem earned $16,000 for the victory in the 222-player field.
He earned 542.90 Ante Up POY points, good for ninth place. Abraham Araya of Carrollton, Texas, remains in first place with 1,314 points.
Players earn Ante Up Player of the Year points for finishing in the top 10 of qualifying events. Visit Ante Up’s Player of the Year page for a list of upcoming tournaments and Ante Up’s Leaderboard page for player standings.