Bridge Results

Monday Afternoon Social Partnership Bridge

7/15. 1st Lori Scharbach and Barb Moul, 2nd Maurine and Bill Howell, 3rd Joan and Joe Silver; Slam: Paul Budrick and Newell Orr

7/22. 1st Joe and Joan Silver, 2nd Jeanette Newman and Jeannie Kitzman, 3rd Rosemary Shutts and Irene Edmunds; Slam: Dee Guthrie and Bernie Ross

7/29. 1st Joe and Joan Silver, 2nd Jeannette Newman and Jeannie Kitzman, 3rd Paula Burke and Nancy Parsegian; Slam: Paul Budrick and Newell Orr

8/07. 1st Jeanette Newman and Jeannie Kitzman, 2nd Joe and Joan Silver, 3rd Rosemary Shutts and Irene Edmunds; Slam: Paul Budrick and Newell Orr

8/12. 1st Irene Edmunds and Rosemary Shutts, 2nd Brenda Costa and Bev Anastasia, 3rd Jeanette Newman and Jeannie Kitzman

Wednesday Fun Bridge

Winners:

6/12. 1st Jim Gibson, 2nd Alice Garner, 3rd Diana De Pree

6/19. 1st Ruth Hiner 6090, 2nd Georgia Johnson 5800, 3rd Jeanne Tooley 5620, 4th Lenda Anderson 5460. Georgia Johnson and Jeanne Tooley had a slam.

6/26. 1st Diana De Pree, 2nd Lenda Anderson, 3rd Dena Brown, 4th Jeanne Tooley

7/03. 1st Jim Gibson, 2nd Jay De Pree, 3rd Joan Tener

7/10. 1st Ruth Hiner, 2nd Dagmar Bostick, 3rd Nancy Parsegian

Wednesday Social Bridge Group

6/12. 1st Jim Gibson, 2nd Alice Garner, 3rd Diana De Pree

6/19. 1st Ruth Hiner 6090, 2nd Georgia Johnson 5800, 3rd Jeanne Tooley 5620, 4th Lenda Anderson 5460. Georgia Johnson and Jeanne Tooley had a small slam.

6/26. 1st Diana De Pree, 2nd Lenda Anderson, 3rd Dena Brown, 4th Jeanne Tooley

7/03. 1st Jim Gibson, 2nd Jay De Pree, 3rd Joan Tener

7/10. 1st Ruth Hiner, 2nd Dagmar Bostick, 3rd Nancy Parsegian

7/17. 1st Esther Probst, 2nd Paula Burke, 3rd Donna Keith, 4th Donna Gombold. There were no slams today.

7/24. 1st Shirley Marshall, 2nd Judy Daidone, 3rd Joan Tener. Judy Daidone and Gloria Combs had a slam.

7/31. 1st Nancy Parsegian, 2nd Esther Probst, 3rd Dena Brown, 4th Gloria Combs

8/07. 1st Lillian Look, 2nd Jeanne Tooley, 3rd Joan Tener

Our subs are turning into regulars, so we’re looking for “a few good subs”! If interested, please call 480-639-4417.

Fourth Friday Bridge

The Fourth Friday Bridge met on July 26, 2019, at Palo Verde Country Club. There was one new member.

Winners were 1st Adrienne Widrikis, 2nd Cora Zuchowski, 3rd Rosemary Shutts and 4th Marilyn Raebel. Naomi Parkes won the door prize.

The next meeting will be September 27. Please call Nadine Cordts at 895-0504 for reservations. Cancellations should be made by Wednesday week of play.

Saturday Morning Partnership Bridge

7/13. 1st Jim Hawkins and Rachelle Wilson, 2nd Joan Phelan and Ilena Lea, 3rd Donna and Dick Briner

7/20. 1st Donna and Dick Briner, 2nd Lori Scharbach and Jeanette Newman, 3rd Dee Guthrie and Bernie Ross; Slam: (tie) Dee Guthrie and Bernie Ross and Lori Scharbach and Jeanette Newman

7/27. 1st Maurine and Bill Howell, 2nd Colleen Ritter and Jeanette Newman, 3rd Lori Scharbach and Karen Harnish

8/03. 1st Jim Hawkins and Rachelle Wilson, 2nd Donna and Dick Briner, 3rd Joan Phelan and Ilena Lea; Slam: Jim Hawkins and Rachelle Wilson

8/10. 1st Donna and Dick Briner, 2nd Karen Harnish and Lori Scharbach, 3rd Judi and Clem Clement; Slam: Judi and Clem Clement

Cottonwood Ladies Bridge

7/18. 1st Kelly Holden, 2nd Alice Garner, 3rd Barb Moul; Hostesses: Fran Carissimo and Maurine Howell

7/25. 1st Karen Hess, 2nd Marilyn Raebel, 3rd Sue Kavanaugh; Grand Slam: Ilena Lea and Sue Kavanaugh; Hostesses: Nan Hare and Gloria Danker

8/01. 1st Karen Harnish, 2nd Joan Phelan, 3rd Cora Zuchowski; Hostesses: Bert Sisk and Nadine Cordts

8/08. 1st Rosemary Shutts, 2nd Gena Lea Johnson, 3rd Kelly Holden; Hostesses: Judy Ligas and Joan Koch

Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge

Alan Behr

Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge Club games are held at Risen Savior Lutheran Church (23914 S. Alma School Road). Open games are held on Monday at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday at 1:30 p.m., Thursday at 1:30 p.m., and Saturday at 9:00 a.m. There also is a Novice game Thursday at 8:30 a.m., Tuesday a 499ers game at 1:30 p.m. (if there are enough entries in the field) and Saturday at 9:00 a.m. subject to having enough entries. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to game time!

If you are in need of a partner for any Open Games, please contact the Players’ Pairs Assistants, Eileen Utter at [email protected] or phone 802-8300, Kay Kennedy at 480-496-6179, or Carol Warner at 618-514-0566. Please try the email first if you have access to a computer. Fees for the game are $6.00/person if you are a member of the club or $7.00/person if not a club member.

Please welcome all new players to the table. There are many inexperienced players who try to play with the advanced players and may feel uncomfortable. If you see someone that you do not recognize, please introduce both yourself and your partner. If time permits, you may want to interact with them, but do not slow down the game. New players are the key to keeping our club viable.

Top game for the month was Paul Glick and Todd Mucci with a 68.79% game.

7/01. N/S: (1st in A) Roberta Vider and Cynthia Bohland, (1st in B) Judith Euler and William Stone, (1st in C) Lindsay Cantoni and Beverly Lust; E/W: (1st in A) Louis Quiggle and Charles Quenneville, (1st in B and C) Frank Bost and Patricia Liddle

7/02. N/S: (1st in A) Steve Mansfield and Janet Daling, (1st in B) Jim Wart and Carol Gerlach, (1st in C) W. Lakin Hines and Judith Wart; E/W: (1st in A) Louis Quiggle and John Euler, (1st in B) Janelle Gibson and Cynthia Bohland

7/04. N/S: (1st in A) Steve Mansfield and Janet Daling, (1st in B) Florence Thier and Sydney Sides, (1st in C) Jean Whiteman and Jane McCague; E/W: (1st in A) Richard Katz and Charlotte Katz, (1st in B) Roberta Vider and Donna Hofer

7/06. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Alan Behr and Colette Goldstein; E/W: (1st in A and B, and C) Kim Bauer and Sue Robinson

7/08. N/S: (1st in A) Charles Quenneville and Sadu Marrott, (1st in B) Janet Rauscher and Lindsay Cantoni, (1st in C) James Kemps and Judith Higbee; E/W: (1st in A and B) W. Lakin Hines and Anne Casey, (1st in C) Frank Bost and Patricia Liddle

7/09. N/S: (1st in A) Richard Catero and Paul Glick, (1st in B and C) Hope Castellanos and Lee Mah; E/W: (1st in A and B) Janelle Gibson and Ardith Nance, (1st in C) Harvey Lowe and Bonnie Butler

7/11. N/S: (1st in A) Charles Quenneville and Louis Quiggle, (1st in B) W. Lakin Hines and Jim Wart, (1st in C) Carol Gerlach and Anne Newman; E/W: (1st in A) James Lenertz and Richard Catero, (1st in B) Clark Ransom and Joy Balser

7/13. N/S: (1st in A) Steve Mansfield and Janet Daling, (1st in B) Florence Thier and Kay Johnson, (1st in C) Craig Holstad and James Libby; E/W: (1st in A) Sadu Marrott and Louis Quiggle, (1st in B) Jim Wart and Charles Quenneville

7/15. N/S: (1st in A) Cynthia O’Neil and Pennie Vales, (1st in B) Sydney Sides and Dorothy Hanko; E/W: (1st in A) Paul Glick and Tod Mucci, (1st in B) Carol Warner and Cynthia Bohland

7/16. N/S: (1st in A) David Zapatka and Andi Parham, (1st in B) Alan Behr and Colette Goldstein; E/W: (1st in A) Carol Warner and Paul Glick, (1st in B) Judith Edinger and Donna Hofer

7/18. N/S: (1st in A) Charles Quenneville and Louis Quiggle, (1st in B) Sydney Sides and Florence Thier; E/W: (1st in A) Anne Casey and Myrna Baker, (1st in B) W. Lakin Hines and Judith Wart; E/W: (1st in A) Louis Quiggle and Charles Quenneville, (1st in B) Florence Thier and Kay Johnson

7/22. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Roman Martin and Nancy Espy-Martin; E/W: (1st in A) Paul Glick and Tod Mucci, (1st in B) Carol Warner and Cynthia Bohland

7/23. N/S: (1st in A) Richard Katz and Charlotte Katz, (1st in B) Sydney Sides and Dorothy Hanko, (1st in C) Alan Behr and Colette Goldstein; E/W: (1st in A) Kerry Brothers and Jim Brothers, (1st in B) William Stone and Tod Mucci

7/25. N/S: (1st in A) Charles Quenneville and Louis Quiggle, (1st in B) Florence Thier and Sydney Sides, (1st in C) Janet Rauscher and Lindsay Cantoni; E/W: (1st in A and B) W. Lakin Hines and Jim Wart, (1st in C) Judith Edinger and Janet Hastings; E/W: (1st in A) Louis Quiggle and James Wang, (1st in B) Florence Thier and Kay Johnson

7/29. N/S: (1st in A) Jim Wart and Richard Catero, (1st in B) Judith Euler and Carol Gerlach, (1st in C) Evelyn Gore and Hope Castellanos; E/W: (1st in A) Sadu Marrott and John Euler, (1st in B and C) Anne Newman and Maria Davis

7/30. N/S: (1st in A) Lilian Yee and Sik Tong Yee, (1st in B) W. Lakin Hines and Judith Wart, (1st in C) James Kemps and Frank Maresso; E/W: (1st in A) James Wang and Charles Quenneville, (1st in B) Jim Horton and Ardith Nance

Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge Club – Novice and Intermediate

Karin Hansen

The Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge Club offers several opportunities that are sanctioned, duplicate games with limited masterpoints. Games are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 1:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Risen Savior Lutheran Church located at 23914 S. Alma School Road in Chandler, Arizona.

Doors open at 12:45 p.m., and you must arrive no later than 1:15 p.m. This game is for players with under 499 ACBL masterpoints who are non-life masters. Players who are life masters or who have more than 500 points may play at the same time in the open game run simultaneously at the same location. The cost for the game is $6 for members of the Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge Club and $7 for those who are not members. Dues are $10 per year for those who join the bridge club. Please see a director for an application form or contact Jim Utter at [email protected] You must have a partner to play in the duplicate game. If you need assistance in finding a partner, please contact [email protected] or call Eileen Utter at 480-802-8300, Kay Kennedy at 480-496-6179, or Carol Warner at 618-514-0556 and they will be happy to help you.

During the winter season from October through June, a special teaching game is offered on Thursday mornings. This game is for players with less than 99 points and beginning players who are not members of the ACBL. More information about this group is available by contacting Anne Newman at [email protected]. General questions about the Intermediate and Novice Program of the Sun Lakes Duplicate Bridge Club may be sent to Karin Hansen at [email protected]

The club also promotes bridge lessons for new and returning players who are interested in learning or improving their bridge skills. Please see the article in this issue of the Splash to find out more about these opportunities.

There were some great games at Sun Lakes during the month of July. Top scores in the limited games were as follows: July 2: Craig Holstad and Jim Libby with a score of 69.83%. On July 23, Susan Stewart and Judy Lamers scored 69.21%, and on July 4, Garry Keister and Cynthia Cantor placed first with a 68.45% game. Congratulations to these players!

7/02. N/S: (1st in A) Craig Holstad and James Libby, (1st in B) Garry Keister and Cynthia Cantor, (1st in C) Phil Dantzscher and Patricia Dantzscher; E/W: (1st in A) Frank Bost and Paul Morris, (1st in B and C) Bernie Ross and Dolores Guthrie

7/04. N/S: (1st in A and B) Garry Keister and Cynthia Cantor; E/W: (1st in A and B) Helen Hughes and Elvira Jenkins, (1st in C) Shari Smart and J.B. (John) Smart

7/09. N/S: (1st in A) Craig Holstad and James Libby, (1st in B and C) Nick Klauer and Linda White; E/W: (1st in A) Paul Morris and Frank Bost, (1st in B and C) Yogi Patel and Dianne Saints

7/11. N/S: (1st in A and B) Barbara Hewitt and Yogi Patel; E/W: (1st in A) Frank Bost and Patricia Liddle, (1st in B and C) Donna Wilson and Kim Bauer

7/16. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Craig Holstad and James Libby; E/W: (1st in A and B, and C) Steven Sapiro and Pat Schlecht

7/18. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Frank Bost and Patricia Liddle; E/W: (1st in A and B, and C) Paul Morris and Terrance Heying

7/23. N/S: (1st in A) Susan Stewart and Judy Lamers, (1st in B and C) Cheryl Ramier and Phyllis Johnson; E/W: (1st in A*) Paul Morris and Frank Bost, (1st in A* and B) Kim Bauer and Janet Beeks, (1st in C) Bernie Ross and Dolores Guthrie

7/25. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Peggy Humphreys and Jack Humphreys; E/W: (1st in A and B, and C) Mark Kaiser and Roger Clayton

7/30. N/S: (1st in A, B, and C) Dianne Saints and Yogi Patel; E/W: (1st in A and B) Kay Kennedy and Susan Miller, (1st in C) Shari Smart and J.B. Smart

* indicates a tie