David Prociak shined in his first-ever tournament inside the PokerGO Studio, winning PGT Mixed Games II Event #3: $5,100 10-Game Mini-Championship. Prociak topped the field of 72 entries to win $93,600.

Coming into the series, Prociak said that he had a goal of winning one of these events. Now that he's achieved that goal, Prociak mentioned that the new goal is to win another.

PGT Mixed Games II Event #3 Results

Place Player Country Prize Points
1st David Prociak United States $93,600 94
2nd Philip Sternheimer United Kingdom $64,800 65
3rd Bradley Ruben United States $46,800 47
4th Seth Perlman United States $36,000 36
5th Jeremy Ausmus United States $28,800 29
6th Alex Livingston Canada $21,600 22
7th Hal Rotholz United States $18,000 18
8th Eli Elezra United States $14,400 14
9th Maxx Coleman United States $14,400 14
10th David "ODB" Baker United States $10,800 11
11th Jerry Wong United States $10,800 11

When the final table of seven players began, David Prociak was second in chips behind Philip Sternheimer. It would be those two who reached heads-up play, and that's how Day 1 of the event ended. At the end of the first day of play, Sternheimer had the chip lead over Prociak by more than 2-to-1.

After a day off on Sunday, Sternheimer and Prociak returned to battle on Monday. On the final day, it really was all Prociak. He won pots early, climbed into the lead, and then ground Sternheimer down. Sternheimer did manage one double up in a hand of pot-limit Omaha during heads-up play, but the next time they got all the money in it would be all over when Prociak's set of sixes held against Sternheimer's top two pair.

The victory gave Prociak his first-ever PGT win and first win inside the PokerGO Studio. He said he believed his game stacked up well with the competition inside the PokerGO Studio but made sure to acknowledge that it was a tough group of competitors he battled with. Now, he said he's going to turn his sights on winning a second title. If he does, he should be firmly in contention for the PGT Mixed Games II series title and $25,000 championship bonus.

PGT Mixed Games II Series Leaderboard Top 10

With his Event #3 win, David Prociak moved to sixth on the PGT Mixed Games II series leaderboard, with the leaderboard winner set to win a $25,000 championship bonus. Chino Rheem still leads the way. Rheem has two cashes and one victory, winning Event #2.

Rank Player Wins Cashes Winnings Points
1 Chino Rheem 1 2 $243,000 243
2 David Funkhouser 1 1 $187,200 187
3 Paul Volpe 0 1 $136,800 137
4 Andres Korn 0 1 $114,000 114
5 Eli Elezra 0 2 $108,000 108
6 David Prociak 1 1 $93,600 94
7 Stephen Chidwick 0 1 $79,800 80
8 Ben Yu 0 2 $67,200 68
9 Philip Sternheimer 0 1 $64,800 65
10 Anthony Zinno 0 1 $57,600 58

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