In addition to the $1,100 Main Event happening here at the MSPT Sycuan Casino, there were 10 other side events that awarded trophies. One of them was Monday's Event #5: $360 Seniors, which attracted 173 runners and awarded $51,900 in prize money.
That was paid out amongst the top 20 finishers including Vernon Waite (18th - $675), Michael Khan (15th - $773), MSPT champ Ken Baime (11th - $1,074), and final table bubble girl Christine Blake (9th - $1,303).
In the end, it was Joseph Szegedy of Winnetka, California beating Andrew Bodewin in heads-up play to win the title, though the two had struck a deal that saw them lock up $7,981 and $7,438 in prize money respectively.
Event #5: $360 Seniors Final Table Results
|1||Joseph Szegedy||Winnetka, California||$7,981*|
|2||Andrew Bodewin||Riverside, California||$7,438*|
|3||Michael Murphy||Palmetto, Florida||$7,067|
|4||Louis Anthony Guadagni||Las Vegas, Nevada||$5,940|
|5||Jasmin Grabic||San Diego, California||$4,958|
|6||William Glaser||Rockport, Massachusetts||$3,171|
|7||Veronica Daly||Carlsbad, California||$2,982|
|8||Jay Chavkin||Caro Beach, California||$1,557|