Shawn Cunix of Galena, Ohio, has moved into eighth place in the race for Ante Up’s 2012 Player of the Year.
Cunix won the $5,000-buy-in World Poker Tour Jacksonville main event at BestBet Jacksonville in Jacksonville, Fla., which began April 27. Cunix won $426,100 in the 320-player event.
Cunix earned 840.58 Ante Up POY points, good for eighth 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.