Roger Souse (Durham, NC)
Bruce Yamron had regained the chip lead, then this happened:
On a flop of 7 6 5, Roger Souse got all his chips in the middle.
Bruce had AK98 and had flopped the nuts.
Roger was drawing dead to a chop, which didn't happen.
Roger Souse finished in 3rd place, earning $2,159.
"I'm so tired, I can hardly see the cards" Roger said after busting out. He drove all the way from his home in North Carolina (7 hours) and arrived today just 5 minutes before registration for this event closed.
Heads-up play began with Bruce Yamron holding a commanding lead. He had just under 1 million chips to Eddy Vataru's 342k.