Steven Rash from St. George, FL is the chip leader heading into day 2 of the 2014 Gulf Coast Poker Championship Main Event. With 50 players remining , Steven has 276,400 in chips. The average stack is just over 73,000 with blind of 800-1600 when play begins. The main event is a $1,600 No Limit Hold’em event that had 3 separate starting days, with the field combining on Sunday August 31 at 2PM. Day 1A had 82 players, 1B had 124, and 1C had 38, for a combined total of 244 players. The total prize pool for the event is $355,020.
In 2013, the event had 324 players and a prize pool of #338,130. Robert Harwell of Long Beach, MS was the champion, winning just over $122,000.
Play will continue until 9 players remain today. The final 9 players will return tomorrow and play until a winner is determined.
Complete end of day ones results are listed below, sorted by chip count, table assignment, and by name.