9th-32nd Decks

Posted in Event Coverage on May 8, 2016

By Jacob Van Lunen

Jacob Van Lunen began playing Magic in 1995. He has participated in organized play at every level of competition and was a member of the winning team at Pro Tour San Diego in 2007, thanks to an innovative draft strategy. As a writer, Van Lunen has had more than three hundred Magic strategy pieces published

With more than 2000 players at Grand Prix New York, a lot of players with very impressive records still missed the Top 8 elimination rounds. These are the decks that almost made the cut!

Joel Sadowsky's Grixis Control – 9th Place GP NY

Shaheen Soorani's Grixis Control - 10th place GP NY

Fai Littman's Green-White Tokens - 11th place GP NY

Mike Mei's Displacer Combo - 12th place GP NY

Nathaniel Smith's 4C Cryptolith - 13th Place GP NY

Stephen Achorn's Abzan Seasons Past - 14th place GP NY

Sam Black's Black-Green Aurora Control - 15th Place GP NY

Fabrizio Anteri's 4C Cryptolith - 16th place GP NY

Patrick Hardison's Grixis Control - 17th place GP NY

Gilles Gibeault's Green-White Tokens - 18th place GP NY

Jarvis Yu's Black-Green Cryptolith Rite – 19th place GP NY

Brandon Fischer's Naya Planeswalkers - 20th place GP NY

Matthew Costa's 4C Cryptolith Rite – 21st place GP NY