Sam Laskowitz raised from the cutoff, and Kristen Foxen called in the big blind.
The flop was , Foxen checked, Laskowitz bet 18,000, Foxen check-raised to 46,000, and Laskowitz called.
The turn was the , Foxen bet 45,000, and Laskowitz called.
The river was the , Foxen bet 110,000 (leaving a few thousand behind), and Laskowitz called.
Foxen tabled for an eight-high straight, Laskowitz mucked, and Foxen won the pot to take the chip lead at the final table.
Kristen Foxen – 452,000 (57 bb)
Sam Laskowitz – 160,000 (20 bb)
With nine players remaining from a field of 113 entries, the average stack is about 251,000 (31 bb). The remaining nine players are guaranteed $32,000.