"Kfitz28" and "1RUNG00D" Win Big on Day 2 of USCOOP and PACOOP


Six more tournaments went off Saturday for PokerStars players in Michigan, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania on the second day of the North American Championship of Online Poker (NACOOP). The series continues on Sunday with live coverage of of the Sunday Championship and the $500 High Roller 6-Max Championship right here on PokerNews.

Players in the United States are joined by Ontario in their quest for a share of some big guarantees – as well as a Vegas Gold Pass, which will send players to the relaunch of the NAPT in Las Vegas before they spend three days at the Oracle Red Bull Racing Fan Experience during the Las Vegas Grand Prix.

The full package is worth $20,030, and it includes:

  • Seat in the $5,300 NAPT Las Vegas High Roller (November 10-12)
  • 3-day pass for two (November 16-18) for Oracle Red Bull Racing Fan Experience in Las
  • 9 nights hotel accommodation for two (November 10-19) at Resorts World Las Vegas,
    including taxes and resort fees.
  • $4,000 towards flights and expenses.

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PACOOP Crowns Six Winners

The Pennsylvania portion of the series added six new winners to the rolls, including “1RUNG00D” – the winner of the day’s flagship $100 Pennsylvania Open Championship. After they outlasted a field of 539, the final two players cut a deal during heads-up play with “soccerdad29” taking $6,613 for the second-place effort.

2023 $100 Pennsylvania Open Championship Final Table Results


*-denotes chop deal

Elsewhere in the Keystone State, “pokaroka31” beat a field of 751 to win $3,479 in the $30 Mini PA Open and “bodybuilding009” won the $50 2-7 event for $1,308. There were two progressive bounty tournaments on the day and “shawnpsu14” took down the $20 Afternoon Warm Up for over $1,800 in prizes, while “mgt19135” scooped just under $10K in the $300 Progressive Big KO.

2023 PACOOP Winners

TournamentEntriesPrize PoolWinnerPrize
PACOOP #1: $100 Turbo Warm Up, $30K GTD393$36,077"werd3739"$6,571
PACOOP #2: $20 Mini Turbo Warm Up, $15K GTD777$15,000"CleggsonGG"$2,546
PACOOP #3: $50 8-Game Warm Up, $7.5K GTD187$8,509"Wentzfather2"$1,697
PACOOP #4: $30 Hyper Turbo Warm Up, $7.5K GTD387$10,913"NellieKane"$1,978
PACOOP #5: $20 Afternoon Warm Up, Progressive KO, $10K GTD539$10,000"shawnpsu14"$705+$1,159 (bounties)
PACOOP #6: $100 Pennsylvania Open Championship, $40K GTD529$48,562"1RUNG00D"$8,094*
PACOOP #7: $30 Mini PA Open, $15K GTD751$20,502"pokaroka31"$3,479
PACOOP #8: $300 Progressive Big KO, $40K GTD162$45,360"mgt19135"$2,346+$7,472 (bounties)
PACOOP #9: $50 2-7 Triple Draw, $5K GTD137$6,234"Bodybuilder009"$1,308
PACOOP #10: $100 Turbo Zoom, 6-Max, $17.5K GTD227$20,839"benton324"$3,065*

*-denotes chop deal

Big Turnout in Michigan and New Jersey

Saturday’s $100 Open Championship drew 654 entrants and “Kfitz28” topped them all for $8,579. The first-place prize was the product of a five-way deal before the end of play. The deal also led to “bmackingtd” picking up the second-highest prize for a fifth-place finish.

The $30 Mini Open fell just short of 1,000 entrants with 998, with “PIMP SWIVEL” besting the field and taking the top prize of $4,455.

2023 $100 Open Championship Final Table Results

3"Grav King"*$5,717
6"Hans Neiman"$1,906

*-denotes chop deal

Meanwhile, the rest of the lineup saw two Progressive KOs, with “WarrenBluffet44” winning just over $2,000 in the $20 Afternoon Warm Up while “LetsGoGlobal” cleaned up with nearly $15,000 in prizes from the $300 Progressive Big KO. The $50 2-7 event was won by “mangocoin” for $1,366 and “rkellyishere” won $4,320 after a deal at the end of the $100 Turbo Zoom 6-Max.

2023 USCOOP Winners

TournamentEntriesPrize PoolWinnerPrize
USCOOP #1: $100 Turbo Warm Up, $35K GTD499$45,808"Jkin231"$8,143
USCOOP #2: $20 Mini Turbo Warm Up, $17.5K GTD1,056$19,219"thepescis1"$2,486*
USCOOP #3: $50 8-Game Warm Up, $7.5K GTD247$11,239"DIAL514"$2,172
USCOOP #4: $30 Hyper Turbo Warm Up, $10K GTD630$17,766"TheScreamMask"$2,842*
USCOOP #5: $20 Afternoon Warm Up, Progressive KO, $12K GTD601$12,000"WarrenBluffet44"$910+$1,078 (bounties)
USCOOP #6: $100 The Open Championship, $50K GTD654$60,037"kfitz28"$8,579*
USCOOP #7: $30 Mini Open, $20K GTD998$27,245"PIMP SWIVEL"$4,455
USCOOP #8: $300 Progressive Big KO, $50K GTD186$52,080"LetsGoGlobal"$2,631 + $12,256 (bounties)
USCOOP #9: $50 2-7 Triple Draw, $5K GTD143$6,507"mangocoin"$1,366
USCOOP #10: $100 Turbo Zoom, 6-Max, $20K GTD269$24,694"rkellyishere" $4,320* 

*-denotes chop deal

Live Updates on Sunday

Be sure to stay tuned for live updates from the Sunday Championship and the High Roller 6-Max Championship right here on PokerNews. Check out the rest of the schedule below.

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