Stations host BJ tourney

Nov 5, 2002 1:34 AM

   Station Casinos will host a $100,000 Blackjack Tournament November 28 through December  at all participating properties including Palace Station, Boulder Station, Texas Station, Green Valley Ranch, Santa Fe Station and Sunset Station.  The All Property Finals will be held on Sunday, December 1 at Palace Station.

   Registration will take place at each property on November 28 from noon-8 p.m. The schedule for the preliminary tournaments is as follows:

November 29, 1 p.m.””Round One

November 30, 9 a.m.””Round Two

November 30, 4 p.m.””Round Three

   Players who wish to participate in the preliminary tournaments may do so through Friday, November 15 at all properties.

   Qualification will be determined by calculating the average bet by the hours played to equal 600.  For example, 60 hours played with an average bet of $10 or 6 hours played with an average bet of $100.

   Participants will play three rounds at the property they qualified at and their top two scores will be added together. Thirty top score players will advance to the All Property Finals and will be awarded between $100- $5,000 depending upon placement.  

   The All Property Finals will be held at Palace Station at 9 a.m. on Sunday, December 1. The finals will consist of two rounds and again, each player’s scores will be added together.

   The final round will commence at 5 p.m. and will include the top six players. In addition, all preliminary participants are eligible to enter in a wild card drawing to be held at 4:45 p.m. in which one player will be selected to advance to the final round. Final Round prize money will range from $500- $25,000. 

   Official rules are available at all Station Casinos Boarding Pass Rewards Centers. For additional information please contact PR Plus at (702) 696-1999.