Poker Tournament Draws 55 Players to Penn's Inn

Published 11.09.2009


Top prize-winners Gregory A. Deshong, left, and Anthony V. Grubbs Poker players await the 'river' card The art of the deal Fifty-five Penn College students vied for $300 in cash in a poker tournament sponsored by the Student Activities Office and held Friday night in Penn's Inn. Gregory A. DeShong, Cochransville, won the $150 first prize; Anthony R. Grubbs, Irwin, took home the $75 second prize; Jeremy M. Myerchin, Kunkletown, finished third ($45); and Xzarius O. Ryans, Columbia, S.C., (fourth place) and Paul R. Bouchard, Montoursville (fifth) each won $15. Photos by Michael J. Hersh, assistant director of student activities for programming