Geoffrey Gross of South Dakota won the $350 Horseshoe Poker Classic on Aug. 25 at the Horseshoe Casino in Council Bluffs, Iowa. He earned $29,223 and the title after beating runner-up Henry Gingerich ($18,065). The event had 503 runners for a $136K prize pool.
Looking ahead, the RunGood Series returns to Council Bluffs and Oct. 8-13, kicking off with a popular $135 pro bounty event and culminating in a $100K guarantee main event.
RIVERSIDE CASINO: Mitchell Bank won $15,046 at the 13th annual $500 Poker Classic on Aug. 25.
MESKWAKI CASINO: During the last few days of October running through to Nov. 3, the Mid-States Poker Tour returns to with its third $300K guarantee main event of the season for Iowa. These events draw a big crowd, including for cash games. It is a unique event for Iowa because it’s open to players 18 years and older. – Ken Warren