Top 16 Player Profiles

paul cooperName: Paul Cooper

Age: 23

Occupation: A doguie teacher

Hometown: Kansas City, MO

Deck with MVP Card: Hiertics mixed with swagg / Curse of Dragon

Previous Accomplishments: 7 Major Tops, Most Regional Top 8s in 2012


Frazier Smith

Name: Frazier Smith

Age: 23

Occupation: Accountant


Deck with MVP Card; Blue-Eyes Dragon Ruler & Azure-Eye Silver Dragon

Previous Accomplishments: YCS Atlanta Winner, 12 tops total, topped with 11 different decks

Patrick Hoban

Name: Patrick Hoban

Age: 20

Occupation: Student

Hometown: Athens, GA

Deck with MVP Card: Reckless Greed

Previous Accomplishments: 8 other SJC/Nats/YCS tops, 2013 North American Champion


Name: Desmond Marching Harpist, "Karakuri King" Johnson

Age: 21

Occupation: Professional Harpist

Hometown: Atlanta Georiga

Deck with MVP Card: Dragunity Ruler with Upstart Goblin

Previous Accomplishments: YCS Austin Top 32 and Top 4 of YCS Miami


Name: Jordan Pollack

Age: 24

Occupation: Accountant

Hometown: Kansas City

Deck with MVP Card: Secret Barrel

Previous Accomplishments: 1 SJC  Top, bubbled at Nationals 2008 & 2009,  Topped many Regional + 1k


Name: Justin Duren

Age: 18

Occupation: Toysrus Team Member/ College Student

Hometown: Archer City, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Dragon Rulers/ Return From The Different Dimension/Sacred Sword of Seven Stars

Previous Accomplishments: 3rd Place YCS Dallas 2012


Name: Carlos Medrano

Age: 20

Occupation: N/A

Hometown: Irving, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Temperance of Prophecy

Previous Accomplishments: Top 32 Long Beach 2012, Top 64 Nationals 2011


Name: Scott Page

Age: 22

Occupation: Student

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Dragons with Return from the Different Dimension

Previous Accomplishments: 2 National tops, 1 YCS Top 8


Name: Oscar Zelaya

Age: 21

Occupation: Duelist

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Spellbook Magician of Prophecy

Previous Accomplishments: 1st Place YCS Austin Champion


Name: Fili Luna

Age: 26

Occupation: Real Estate Consultant

Hometown: Arlington, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Blackwing - Shura The Blue Flame/Blackwing - Kalut The Moon Shadow

Previous Accomplishments: 4 Time Champion


Name: Billy Brake

Age: 23

Occupation: Duelist

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Deck with MVP Card: Blue-Eyes Dragon Ruler - Trigon

Previous Accomplishments: 14 YCS Tops, 2 Time Champion


Name: Jerry Williams-Anderson

Age: 28

Occupation: Bottle Popper

Hometown: Baltimore, MD

Deck with MVP Card: Debris Dragon

Previous Accomplishments: 8 Tops


Name: Vincent Gillette

Age: 23

Occupation: Pharmacy Tech

Hometown: West Palm Beach, FL

Deck with MVP Card: Dragunity Rulers, Waboku

Previous Accomplishments: None


Name: Dalton Bousman

Age: 19

Occupation: Student

Hometown: Cedar Rapids

Deck with MVP Card: Mystical Refpanel

Previous Accomplishments: 3rd Place YCS Indy


Name: Brady Brink

Age: 21

Occupation: Duelist

Hometown: Bismarck, ND

Deck with MVP Card: World of Prophecy

Previous Accomplishments: Being the best


Name: Brenden Beckmann

Age: 21

Occupation: Student

Hometown: Denver

Deck with MVP Card: Flamvell Guard

Previous Accomplishments: 3 YCS Tops, 1 National Top