Player reaching the round of 16 are playing for a spot in the Elite 8 as winners make the money and the minimum payout of $3,128. The following matches are underway:
Darren Elias vs Scott Baumstein
Vinny Pahuja vs Scott Lazewski
Thomas Ross vs Derrick Huang
In an interesting juxtaposition, Josh Brikis, who had a first round bye is still waiting to play his first round match, while these players are nearly in the money. Brikis is getting antsy as the first round rubber game between Michael Michnik and Michael Millikin is grinding on.
Michnik vs Millikin