Northeast Challenge Invitations

Posted in The Week That Was on November 30, 2007

By Brian David-Marshall

Brian David-Marshall is a New York–based game designer who has been involved with Magic since 1994, when he started organizing tournaments and ran a Manhattan game store. Since then, he has been a judge, a player, and one of the longest-tenured columnists on, as he enters his second decade writing for the site. He is also the Pro Tour Historian and one of the commentators for the Pro Tour.

The following players finished first or second in a Northeast Challenge Qualifier on Nov. 18, 2007 and earned an invitation to the Northeast Challenge, to be held Friday, December 7 at 5 p.m. at the Jacob Javits Center. Players need to check in at the Public Events Tournament Registration desk by 4:45 p.m.

First NameLast NameStoreFinishCityState
CurtisFoxWright Cards & Gaming1DanburyCT
CaseyPrallWright Cards & Gaming2DanburyCT
JeffreyKowalczykThe Grid1ManchesterCT
MatthewBeverleyThe Grid2ManchesterCT
ErnestRosaSam's Comic Bookshop1MeridenCT
FrankKoranSam's Comic Bookshop2MeridenCT
GaryFredericksArkham Asylum1NorwichCT
justinbrinnerArkham Asylum2NorwichCT
CoreySzamierFables Comics & Collectibles1SouthingtonCT
MichaelHanlonFables Comics & Collectibles2SouthingtonCT
ShawnGorzkowskiDays Of Knights1NewarkDE
robertgildeaDays Of Knights2NewarkDE
NickCossDaytona Beach Ocean Cnt Conference Cnt1Daytona BeachFL
ChristopherSuttonDaytona Beach Ocean Cnt Conference Cnt2Daytona BeachFL
MatthewSheaBattleground Games and Hobbies1AbingtonMA
JasonLaferteBattleground Games and Hobbies2AbingtonMA
RobbyConnollyThe Wizards Duel1BrocktonMA
LucasGlavinThe Wizards Duel2BrocktonMA
RobertTatroRising Phoenix Games1Cherry ValleyMA
KevinPetersonRising Phoenix Games2Cherry ValleyMA
MatthewMartinsLoony Toonz1FairhavenMA
StevenSprouseLoony Toonz2FairhavenMA
JamesMankinsOff the Wall1HadleyMA
JeremyDombekOff the Wall2HadleyMA
StefanEllsworthTJ Collectibles1MilfordMA
DavidFeinsteinTJ Collectibles2MilfordMA
NoelProulyStillpoint Comics1SomersetMA
CarlHardenStillpoint Comics2SomersetMA
JamesPirkeyYour Move Games1SomervilleMA
ChesterLiYour Move Games2SomervilleMA
EricRoseBatter Up1TewksburyMA
JoeDuboisBatter Up2TewksburyMA
NathanielChafeGames & Comics & Stuff1BaltimoreMD
StevenAxtellGames & Comics & Stuff2BaltimoreMD
AdamHartzlerRenaissance Games1FallstonMD
ConorMoranRenaissance Games2FallstonMD
GavinHagensDream Wizards1RockvilleMD
JamesCannonDream Wizards2RockvilleMD
JustinBarkerComics Plus1EllsworthME
NicholasReynoldsComics Plus2EllsworthME
JackWaiteZimmies Inc.1LewistonME
LarryLathamZimmies Inc.2LewistonME
grahamwarneEagle Hill1Presque IsleME
JerroldHarsh-WarneEagle Hill2Presque IsleME
JohnHuntleyCrossroad Games1StandishME
AaronLewisCrossroad Games2StandishME
LouisDiodatoHillside Games1AshvilleNC
ChristopherHutchinsHillside Games2AshvilleNC
DavidBrizziSci-Fi Genre Comics & Games1DurhamNC
EverestWuSci-Fi Genre Comics & Games2DurhamNC
JeffThompsonSammy's Baseball Cards1Forest CityNC
BrandonWatersSammy's Baseball Cards2Forest CityNC
AlecFlintMind Games1GreenvilleNC
JeffClementMind Games2GreenvilleNC
JonathanTrullTime Tunnel Comics1HickoryNC
JoshuaDrumTime Tunnel Comics2HickoryNC
CoryHillDJ's Cards & Stuff1High PointNC
MikeBurlesonDJ's Cards & Stuff2High PointNC
AdamJusticeThe Toy Factory1HillsboroughNC
JayCoeThe Toy Factory2HillsboroughNC
RobertGrossGrand Slam Sports Cards1JacksonvilleNC
PaulWhitleyGrand Slam Sports Cards2JacksonvilleNC
MikeStudleyHit Point Hobbies1Southern PinesNC
JonathanHsiehHit Point Hobbies2Southern PinesNC
DavidRussGamer's Guild1Spring LakeNC
OliverRussGamer's Guild2Spring LakeNC
RichardVaillancourtSilver Dragon1AmherstNH
AnthonyDiLorenzoSilver Dragon2AmherstNH
MichaelKellyCollectibles Unlimited1ConcordNH
ChrisGosselinCollectibles Unlimited2ConcordNH
JamesBurnhamMyriad Games1SalemNH
IanJohnsonMyriad Games2SalemNH
AlbertPaceToys From The Attic1SomersworthNH
ChrisLaskeyToys From The Attic2SomersworthNH
CharlieSzurnickiJiffy Photo1BrickNJ
KeithAccisanoJiffy Photo2BrickNJ
RogelioBadilloThe Gamer's Gambit1Fair LawnNJ
PaulLakeThe Gamer's Gambit2Fair LawnNJ
TyHoldenTimezone Gaming1FordsNJ
OliverGreenwaldTimezone Gaming2FordsNJ
EddieGambleRon's Comic World1Mount HollyNJ
richardburnsRon's Comic World2Mount HollyNJ
DaveMaiJester's Playhouse - Northfield1NorthfieldNJ
TimSussinoJester's Playhouse - Northfield2NorthfieldNJ
SpencerReissLittle Shop Of Comics & Cards Too1Scotch PlainsNJ
EricWenokorLittle Shop Of Comics & Cards Too2Scotch PlainsNJ
ChrisKnechtThe Stand1BrooklynNY
michaelkaynesKings Games1BrooklynNY
AlexanderDrakhKings Games2BrooklynNY
WILLIAMMAUThe Stand2BrooklynNY
DavidRaczkaSmitty's Cards & Coins1CanandaiguaNY
DavidClevelandSmitty's Cards & Coins2CanandaiguaNY
StefanJaniszewskiCenterfield Cards & Comics1EndicottNY
DanteThompsonCenterfield Cards & Comics2EndicottNY
BlaineCampbellJester's Cap Games1LancasterNY
michaeldioJester's Cap Games2LancasterNY
SteveKaminskiGolden Memories C & C1MasticNY
MichaelLapineGolden Memories C & C2MasticNY
JohnMarkhamKillino's Cards & Coin1New HartfordNY
JoshuaMonaskiKillino's Cards & Coin2New HartfordNY
SeanMcKeownNeutral Ground1New YorkNY
AxelJensenNeutral Ground2New YorkNY
JustinProvostEd & Mike's Cards & Collectibles1PlattsburghNY
AndrewWattsEd & Mike's Cards & Collectibles2PlattsburghNY
JamesRibisMillennium Games & Hobbies1RochesterNY
KevinHamptonMillennium Games & Hobbies2RochesterNY
NicholasWowelkoPlay the Game Read the Story1SyracuseNY
DanaJacobsPlay the Game Read the Story2SyracuseNY
JamesWhiteAquilonia Comics, Cards & More1TroyNY
ChrisWeberAquilonia Comics, Cards & More2TroyNY
ChrisMascioliMark's Comics & Collectibles1Valley StreamNY
VincentLovaglioMark's Comics & Collectibles2Valley StreamNY
AlecNezinComic Book Depot1WantaghNY
JosephStevensComic Book Depot2WantaghNY
robertgilmoreSanctuary Comics1WatertownNY
EarlWorcesterSanctuary Comics2WatertownNY
EdwardSternerThe Portal Comics & Gaming1BethlehemPA
MarkSadowskiThe Portal Comics & Gaming2BethlehemPA
MatthewEliasAlternate Universes Blue Bell1Blue BellPA
PeterGrubeAlternate Universes Blue Bell2Blue BellPA
KevinRuseRoundtable Games & Stuff, Inc1ConshohockenPA
EvanHolmesRoundtable Games & Stuff, Inc2ConshohockenPA
JasonVoComic World 21Dickson CityPA
TimKeefeComic World 22Dickson CityPA
AntoineAntsisCyborg One, Inc1DoylestownPA
EliEvansCyborg One, Inc2DoylestownPA
ShaneKelleyGateway Games1EriePA
AntonyGrohGateway Games2EriePA
KenAdamsSix Feet Under Games1New HollandPA
ZachBarkerSix Feet Under Games2New HollandPA
BenjaminPeebles-MundyMr Nice Guy Games1OakmontPA
ChrisRippleMr Nice Guy Games2OakmontPA
RobbieHartmanGame Masters1PittsburghPA
JaredDelmarGame Masters2PittsburghPA
JamieCuerdenTDS Enterprises Presents Comics & Games1West ChesterPA
CharlesHinkleTDS Enterprises Presents Comics & Games2West ChesterPA
WilliamPiasta5 D's Collectibles & Gifts1WyomingPA
TylerGaylets5 D's Collectibles & Gifts2WyomingPA
JoshBeverlyVintage Comics and Collectibles1BristolVA
KyleJesseeVintage Comics and Collectibles2BristolVA
MarkShapiroThe End Game Center1CharlottesvilleVA
ChadPennellThe End Game Center2CharlottesvilleVA
BenBanbury-HammTime Capsule1ChesterVA
ToddScottTime Capsule2ChesterVA
RyanReynoldsGame Vault1FredericksburgVA
DanielDaubenspeckGame Vault2FredericksburgVA
MatthewHarlessAtomic Comics Emporium1HamptonVA
JosephDrummondAtomic Comics Emporium2HamptonVA
MichaelRooksRichmond Comix1MidlothianVA
JohnMoodyRichmond Comix2MidlothianVA
christopherJonesComic Chest1Virginia BeachVA
ChristopherLynchAtlantis Comics1Virginia BeachVA
DanielSamsonFantasy Escape Comics & Cards1Virginia BeachVA
DerrickCreamerAtlantis Comics - Va Beach1Virginia BeachVA
BrianBachmanComic Chest2Virginia BeachVA
BrianKellyAtlantis Comics2Virginia BeachVA
BrianKellyAtlantis Comics - Va Beach2Virginia BeachVA
ErikJohnsonFantasy Escape Comics & Cards2Virginia BeachVA
ShaneHammCavalier Comics1WiseVA
KellyCaudillCavalier Comics2WiseVA
MichaelHetheringtonGamers Grotto1BenningtonVT
MichaelFarrellGamers Grotto2BenningtonVT
tylerhobbHeroes Kingdom1St AlbansVT
JordonWestHeroes Kingdom2St AlbansVT

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