Matt Hyland wins MSPT Hinckley, $38,707

In September, 2009, Matt Hyland won the Heartland Poker Tour Mille Lacs event for $49,932.

Thirteen months later, he has added a Minnesota State Poker Tour championship to his resume — at Grand Casino Hinckley for a cash prize of $38,707.

Hyland outlasted a field of 139, as well as a stacked final table that included current MNPokerMag Player of the Year leader Everett Carlton and online stud Lance “kingpin023” Harris.

For a recap of the day’s events and big hands, check the MNPokerMag Twitter log.

See the photo gallery below as well.

Final Results:

MSPT Hinckley – $1,100 buy-in
November 27-28, 2010 – 139 entrants
1Matt Hyland$  38,707
2Shawn Aaberg$  19,086
3Franco Cupello$  12,012
4Lance Harris$    9,343
5Yen Pham$    8,008
6Pete Bigelow$    6,006
7Marinela Selseth$    5,205
8Dmitri Soudakov$    4,538
9Everett Carlton$    3,737
10Kevin Davis$    3,070
11Bulut Ozturk$    2,669
12Kristin Lawson$    2,336
13Jeremy Dresch$    2,002
14Joe Big Bear$    1,668
15Samuel Lawerence$    1,468
16Hank Vejtruba$    1,335
17Babe O’Gorman$    1,335
18Paul Bigelow$    1,335
19Tom Stambaugh$    1,201
20Rob Westrom$    1,201
21Paul Schroeder$    1,201
22Joe Folz$    1,068
23Kye Longtin$    1,068
24Adam Dahlin$    1,068
25Jeremy Ensrud$       934
26Steven Peppin$       934
27Reg Powell$       934

4 Responses to “Matt Hyland wins MSPT Hinckley, $38,707”

  1. jim Says:

    not a surprise.very patient player.very strategic betting.after observing his play you know that with any luck at all he would be in the finals.

  2. Bryan Mileski Says:

    Congrats Matt! Fun to watch that final table with several great players. Great accomplishment to get through that field. Well done.

  3. Randy Moder Says:

    My wife, Dianna, and I just wanted to thank all of you at MSPT and the staff at Grand Casino Hinckley for a wonderful tournament week. Congratulations to Matt and all the players who made the money.

  4. Kirsten Barnick Says:

    A huge thank you to Brian, Phil, and Jocelyn for putting together a great tournament! Nice to see that so many people still enjoy the game and made it to Grand Casino this past week to play – our staff enjoyed having you!!