Wednesday October 30,2013 : PENNSYLVANIA POKER PLAYER WINS W.S.O.P. CIRCUIT EVENT
 
$418,425 first-place prize and a seat in the National Championship for James Dorrance.
 
Pennsylvanian poker player James Dorrance has claimed victory in the fifth stop of the current World Series of Poker Circuit tour, taking down the $1,675 buy-in main event at the Horseshoe Hammond after besting 1,716 other entrants to claim the first prize of $418,425.
 
He also gets a seat at the National Championship next year when the circuiit season ends.
 
The top pay-outs went to the following:
 
2nd David Cossio $260,100
3rd Diane Dines $193,832
4th Steve Maniaci $146,855
5th Scott Anderson $112,498
6th Kevin Eyster $87,103
7th Steven Hensley $68,173
8th Millard Hale $53,905
9th Michael Oshana $43,088