Event 18: Peter Shapiro Eliminated in 4th Place

Jeff Conine Charity Poker Classic / Charity Series of Poker 
Structure
Level 21: 100,000/200,000 with an 200,000 big-blind ante
Players Remaining: 3 of 382

4th Place: Peter Shapiro
CSOP 4th Place: Peter Shapiro

Marlo McCloskey moved all in from the button for about 950,000, and Peter Shapiro called all in from the big blind for about 500,000 with 4s3d.

McCloskey turned over Ac10c, and Shapiro needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 8s7d6sAsKs — Shapiro flopped a gutshot straight draw, but McCloskey paired her ace on the turn to win the pot and eliminate Shapiro in fourth place.

Marlo McCloskey  –  1,700,000  (9 bb)
Peter Shapiro  –  Eliminated in 4th Place  ($1,150 + WSOP Circuit Coco Main Event Seat)

Peter Shapiro is an attorney from Weston, Florida, and, according to his bio sheet, his most notable poker accomplishment is playing in Jeff Conine’s monthly game.

Event 18: Marlo McCloskey Doubles Thru Randall Fernandez

Jeff Conine Charity Poker Classic / Charity Series of Poker 
Structure
Level 21: 100,000/200,000 with an 200,000 big-blind ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 382

Final Four Players
Final Four Players

Randall Fernandez moved all in under the gun for about 1,450,000, and Marlo McCloskey called all in from the big blind for 450,000 with 9d5d.

Fernandez turned over QsJs, and McCloskey needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came Ah4s3s2c3c, and McCloskey turned a five-high straight to win the pot and double up in chips.

Marlo McCloskey  –  1,200,000  (6 bb)
Randall Fernandez  –  1,000,000  (5 bb)

Event 18: Peter Shapiro Doubles Thru Marlo McCloskey

Jeff Conine Charity Poker Classic / Charity Series of Poker 
Structure
Level 20: 40,000/80,000 with an 80,000 big-blind ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 382

Peter Shapiro
Peter Shapiro

Marlo McCloskey limped from the button for 80,000, Randall Fernandez completed the small blind, and Peter Shapiro moved all in from the big blind for 360,000. McCloskey called, and Fernandez folded.

Shapiro turned over AsQs, and McCloskey showed Jh10d. Shapiro needed his hand to hold to stay alive.

The board came Jc5d2cQcKs — McCloskey paired her jack on the flop, but Shapiro paired his queen on the turn to win the pot and double up in chips.

Peter Shapiro  –  860,000  (11 bb)
Marlo McCloskey  –  720,000  (9 bb)

Event 18: Brittney Barnes Eliminated in 5th Place

Jeff Conine Charity Poker Classic / Charity Series of Poker 
Structure
Level 20: 40,000/80,000 with an 80,000 big-blind ante
Players Remaining: 4 of 382

Brittney Barnes
Brittney Barnes

Brittney Barnes moved all in from the small blind, and Randall Fernandez called from the big blind with As4c.

Barnes turned over 7c3c, and she needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came Ah8s2cKs2s, and Fernandez paired his ace on the flop to eliminate Barnes in fifth place.

Randall Fernandez  –  1,400,000  (18 bb)
Brittney Barnes  –  Eliminated in 5th Place  ($950 + $1,100 SHRPO Big 4 seat)

5th Place: Brittney Barnes
5th Place: Brittney Barnes

Brittney Barnes is a poker dealer from Porter, Texas, though she is likely moving to Las Vegas soon as she is having a baby with her boyfriend, Charity Series of Poker (CSOP) Founder Matt Stout. (Barnes literally wrote “???” for her marital status, though it was mostly to tease Stout, who had finished in 13th place and was watching her fill out her bio sheet.)

Event 18: Marlo McCloskey Doubles Thru Brittney Barnes

Jeff Conine Charity Poker Classic / Charity Series of Poker 
Structure
Level 20: 40,000/80,000 with an 80,000 big-blind ante
Players Remaining: 5 of 382

Marlo McCloskey and Brittney Barnes
Marlo McCloskey and Brittney Barnes

Marlo McCloskey completed the small blind to 60,000, Brittney Barnes raised from the big blind, and they got it all in.

McCloskey was all in for 465,000 with 7h5h, and Barnes turned over Ac9h. McCloskey needed to improve to stay alive.

The board came 10s5s3sJs3h, and McCloskey paired her five on the flop to win the pot and double up in chips.

Marlo McCloskey  –  1,010,000  (13 bb)
Brittney Barnes  –  390,000  (5 bb)