2nd in Catapult, 3rd in 6-max and John Mercer is the overall leader in the race to win a complimentary entry in to the $1,650 Ante Up World Championships Main Event seat by taking down the 15-tournament-long Player of the Series title.
Winner of Player of the Series gets the Main Event seat, while 2nd and 3rd place get a one-night stay at Thunder Valley. Dalton Still (middle) and Jae 'Cobra' Pak (below) are currently 2nd and 3rd in the standings.
Things can change fast, as anyone in the top 70 can take over the lead with a win in this weekend's Monolith.
Check here for the overall standings for all 231 players with a series cash to date, and for how you earn points.