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Nufrio Takes Third SSC Qualifier

April 04, 2017

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Monmouth Park handicapping contest regular – and Day 1 leader at the 2017 NHC this January in Las Vegas – Pat Nufrio of Belleville, NJ captured Monmouth Park’s third Simulcast Series Challenge Qualifier of the 2017 season. 

Nufrio bested a total field of 138 entries by turning his $150 starting bankroll into $1,785.35.  For his efforts, Nufrio takes home first prize of $5,435 and qualifies – along with the rest of Saturday’s Top 15 – to the SSC Invitational on Saturday, April 29.  The Top 2 finishers of the April 29 Invitational will earn a seat in the 2018 NHC in Las Vegas.

In addition to the SSC Invitational on April 29, Monmouth Park will also host a $250 NHC qualifier that same day – also offering 2018 NHC seats to the Top 2.  For more information, players can email Brian Skirka at bskirka@monmouthpark.com.

Saturday’s Official Top 15

FinishNameBankrollPrize
1stPat Nufrio$1,785.35$5,435
2ndAndrew Gredesky$1,143.60$2,174
3rdTerry Flanagan$1,007$1,304.40
4thStanley Lue$820.30$760.90
5thMurugesan Devanathan$795$380.45
6thRobin Buser$667.25$163.05
7thRichard Funaro$641.75$163.05
8thJoe Perry$637.85$163.05
9thAl Squillante$603.60$163.05
10thRichard Funaro$603.50$163.05
11thKevin Engelhard$560
12thBrian Fairlie$559.20
13thRoger Cettina$553.25
14thGeorge Sakelaris$533.50
15thMark Hagenbuch$510.55