Thursday, June 14, 2018

Duplicate Bridge: June 16, 2018




The Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC), which offers silver master points, concludes today, Saturday, June 16, in local ACBL sanctioned clubs. The Airport Bridge Club will have two STaC games – at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. – with no extra fee.
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The Longest Day, which benefits Alzheimer's research, began as a summer solstice bridge marathon. Now it has become a weeklong charity event awarding extra points.
Locally, Longest Day games will be played at Bridge Club Meridian at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 18; and at the Bridge Center of Buffalo at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 20.
At the Airport Bridge Club, Longest Day games will be part of a full week of extra-point games, with no extra charge.
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The Buffalo Non-Life Master "Silver Point" Sectional Tournament, for players with fewer than 500 master points, will be held Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1, in the Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive at Sweet Home Road, Amherst, with games at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. both days. For more info, click this link.
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Yes, there will be a Unit 116 picnic this summer. It's scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 12, in Rescue Fire Hall, 1241 Strad Ave., North Tonawanda. Games are at 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. For more info, click this link.
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Bridge Club Meridan has moved from its longtime venue at the Zion Church in the Town of Tonawanda to facilities at 209 S. Youngs Road, Amherst. Games are held every Monday at 10:30 a.m.
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Tournament calendar
Buffalo Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1. For info, click this link.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 3, to Sunday, July 8. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 W. Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 13, to Sunday, Aug. 19. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/Doubletree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza Blvd., Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 28, to Sunday, Sept. 3. For info, click this link.
St. Catharines Regional – Holiday Inn Parkway Conference Centre, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Tuesday, Sept. 4, to Sunday, Sept. 9. For info, click this link.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 21, to Sunday, Sept. 23.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Location TBA, Webster. Saturday, Oct. 6, and Sunday, Oct. 7.
Buffalo Regional – Adams Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 16, to Sunday, Oct. 21. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Location TBA, Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 10, and Sunday, Nov. 11.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 3, to Sunday, Dec. 9.

2019

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
St. Catharines Sectional – Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Center, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, to Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019.
Buffalo Spring Sectional –Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, April 5, 2019, to Sunday, April 7, 2019.
Rochester Spring Sectional – TBA. Saturday, April 13, 2019, and Sunday, April 14, 2019.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ont. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, to Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Ithaca Sectional – TBA. Saturday, May 4, 2019, and Sunday, May 5, 2019
Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, to Monday, May 27, 2019.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, May 31, 2019, to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 10, 2019, to Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Rochester Summer Sectional – TBA. Saturday, July 13, 2019, and Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Rochester Regional – TBA. Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Coraopolis, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 2, 2019.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019.
Rochester Fall Sectional – TBA. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, and Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, to Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.
Niagara Falls Regional – Crowne Plaza Hotel, 5865 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls, Ont. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, and Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, to Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019.

2020

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, to Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, to Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.
St. Catharines Sectional – Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Center, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, to Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020.
Rochester Spring Sectional – Saturday, March 28, 2020, and Sunday, March 29, 2020.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen St. West. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, to Sunday, April 12, 2020.
Rochester 199er Sectional – Friday, April 17, 2020, and Saturday, April 18, 2020.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, April 24, 2020, to Sunday, April 26, 2020.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Tuesday, May 19, 2020, to Monday, May 25, 2020.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Path, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, June 5, 2020, to Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Ithaca Sectional – Saturday, June 13, 2020, and Sunday, June 14, 2020.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, to Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Saturday, July 11, 2020, and Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn Syracuse, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, to Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/DoubleTree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza, Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, to Sunday, Sept. 7, 2020.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, to Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, and Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, to Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca County Office Building, 1 DiPronio Drive, Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, and Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020.
Unit 255 Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Path, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, to Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.
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Bridge club websites:
Click names for links.
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The Duplicate Bridge column is compiled weekly by News Staff Reporter Dale Anderson. The print version normally appears in the Life & Arts section in the Saturday edition of The Buffalo News.
If it’s not in its usual place, Google “Duplicate Bridge” plus the current Saturday date, which should bring up a link to it on buffalonews.com, the Buffalo News website.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website, at least not in a timely fashion. Worse yet, columns from previous weeks currently cannot be accessed on the News website. But all is not lost. They are available in an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Email danderson@buffnews.com or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Ruby Life Master since the ACBL created that new ranking at the beginning of 2016, Dale Anderson expects to reach a career total of 2,400 master points during STaC Week. He blogs about his progress toward Gold Life Master (2,500 points) and other bridge adventures here.
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Duplicate scores
Week of June 4 to June 10
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning –
North-south, A/B: Mike Silverman and Martin Pieterse, 59.23%; C: Cynthia and Ron Helfman, 58.33%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and Alan Greer, 65.48%; B: Pawan Matta and Brian Block, 62.80%; C: Jean Macdonald and Nancy Littenberg, 55.65%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A/B: Elaine Kurasiewicz and Martin Pieterse, 57.14%; Linda Vassallo and Wilson McClaren, 54.17%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Bill Regan, 48.51%; east-west, A/B: Mike Silverman and Art Matthies, 63.39%; Dorothy May and Dale Anderson, 55.06%; C: Sharon Chang and Ron Henrikson, 48.21%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – One winner. A: John Ziemer and Alan Greer, 59.93%; Ron Henrikson and Bob Linn, 59.30%; B: Mike Silverman and Ed Morgan, 58.33%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A: Mike Ryan and Allen Beroza, 68.75%; Judi Marshall and John Ziemer, 57.92%; B/C: Nancy Littenberg and Lois Tatelman, 53.75%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and David Millward, 57.92%; B/C: Art Schumacher and Ron Henrikson, 57.50%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – North-south, A: Nadine Stein and Bob Linn, 62.08%; Alan Greer and Allen Beroza, 57.50%; B: Brian Block and Bill Boardman, 49.17%; C: June Feuerstein and Ron Henrickson, 53.33%; east-west, A: (tie) John Ziemer and Vic Bergsten, Barbara Libby and Mike Silverman, 53.33%; B: Martha and John Welte, 50.83%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Mary Terrana, 50%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Howell. A: Ed Morgan and partner, 65.86%; Nancy Wolstoncroft and Alan Greer, 62.70%; B: Eva Schmidt and Dale Anderson, 54.56%; C: Chuck Heimerl and Al Dickman, 49.20%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Paula Rosen and Jim McClure, 55.95%; B: Jane Roberts and Laurie Foster, 55.36%; Carol Neuhaus and Janie Polk, 52.68%; C: Marcie Frankel and Burt Freiman, 49.40%; east-west, A: Lynn Witmer and Rajarshi Roy, 58.93%; B: Carla Press and Agi Maisel, 58.63%; Joel Brownstein and Sol Messinger, 58.33%; C: Pat Truell and Paul Ziebarth, 50.30%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Open Game. One winner. Gene Finton and Bob Padgug, 60.37%; Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 56.67%; Martha and John Welte, 55.93%; Sharon Benz and Jill Wooldridge, 54.07%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Judy Padgug and Joanne Kelley, 62.80%; B: Fran Kurtz and Sue Bergman, 57.14%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 58.04%; B: Mary Ball and Art Morth, 54.76%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A/B: Jim McClure and Richard McGowan, 62.50%; Judy Zeckhauser and Chip Kean, 58.60%; C: Marilyn Sims and Paul Morgante, 50.18%; east-west, A: Marilyn Wortzman and Jim Easton, 63.58%; B/C: Carol Neuhaus and Bert Freiman, 60.46%; Larry Abate and Jeff Oshlag, 60.35%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – One winner. Penny Shui and Pat Rasmus, 54.17%; (tie) Chris Urbanek and Rajarshi Roy, Elaine Kurasiewicz and Sue Neubecker, 52.60%; Edith Knaszak and Jan O'Mara, 52.08%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A: Dian Petrov and Gene Finton, 67.20%; Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargeshimer, 53.44%; B: Claire Gareleck and Sue Bergman, 50%; east-west, A: Chris Urbanek and Stan Kozlowski, 69.05%; Judy Graf and Mike Ryan, 64.29%; Jay Levy and Kamil Bishara, 63.39%; B: Davis Heussler and Fred Yellen, 58.04%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. Ethan Xie and Davis Heussler, 63.54%; Manju Ceylony and Shakeel Ahmad, 56.25%; Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargeshimer, 53.13%.
       Bridge Center of Buffalo Sunday afternoon – North-south, A: Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargeshimer, 64.20%; B: Fran Kurtz and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 60.42%; Judy and Bob Padgug, 54.92%; C: Deanna Guzda and Olga Gwozda, 50%; east-west, A/B: Bert Feasley and Chongmin Zhang, 63.83%; C: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Ginny Panaro, 56.44%; Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 53.60%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Bill Feasley and Paul Zittel, 77.5%; Joanne LaFay and Lillian Gotshall, 60%; Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 52.5%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – Howell. Marilyn Wortzman and Jim Easton, 70%; Judy Graf and Mike Ryan, 57.50%; Sharon Benz and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 55%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – Howell. Sam Grossman and Ed Harman, 61.3%; Joyce Kindt and Anne O’Connor, 60.2%; Pam and Lance Pollock, 56.3%; Marilyn Sims and Paul Morgante, 56.1%.
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Tuesday evening – Howell. Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 66.67%; Gabe Tannenbaum and Jeff Bender, 62.04%;  Dan Blatz and Gwilym Brick, 58.33%; Jane and Rick Holman, 56.77%.
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Saturday afternoon – Howell. Sushil Amlani and Walt Olszewski, 61.90%; Jim and Paula Jones, 57.74%; Miriam Regnet and Roy Crocker, 55.36%; Kathy Fenn and Elve Johnston, 52.38%.

Other clubs

ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. Doanne Jackson and M. Woodson, 65.45%; Pamela Murphy and Marcia Turley, 55.58%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, George Mayers and Bill Rich, 57%; Marian Morber and Alicia Kolipinski, 55%; east-west, Lois Randaccio and Audrey Kotas, 59.2%; B. J. McMath and Pat Truell, 58.7%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – Howell. Tim Hartnett and Dave Young, 56.5%; Jill and Bruce Brown, 55.6%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Dottie Potembski and Jerry Stange, 68.8%; Perry Hoffman and Fred Nadel, 40.6%; east-west, Esther Greene and Ruth Lansing, 62.5%; Joan Mack and Dick Munschauer, 58.3%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Ellen Lochead and Bill Rogers, 62%; Linda Vassallo and Wilson McClaren, 57 %; east-west, Kathy Borcik and Bill Westley, 66%; Lata Maheshwari and Bill Adolf, 56%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Anne O’Connor and Edna Fill, 66.2%; Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 55.6%; Marilyn Sims and Paul Morgante, 47.5%; east-west, Joanne Zavarella and Fritz Schweiger, 64.3%; Christel and Frank Bernard, 51.2%; Joanne Biondo and Julie Albert, 48.7%.


Thursday, June 7, 2018

Duplicate Bridge: June 9, 2018





The Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC), which offers silver master points, will be held Monday, June 11, to next Saturday, June 16, in local ACBL sanctioned clubs. At the Airport Bridge Club, there will be two STaC games daily – at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. – with no extra fee.
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A memorial charity game will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 10, in the Bridge Center of Buffalo in memory of founding member Joan Rose, who died earlier this year.
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Congratuations to Joanne LaFay and Liz Clark, the highest-ranking local players in the World Wide Bridge Contest last weekend. Overall winners on Friday, June 1, at the Airport Bridge Club, they were 297th against Friday's entire field of 3,546 pairs of players around the planet.

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Bridge Club Meridan has moved from its longtime venue at the Zion Church in the Town of Tonawanda to facilities at 209 S. Youngs Road, Amherst. Games are held every Monday at 10:30 a.m.
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Tournament calendar

Buffalo Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1. For info, click this link.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 3, to Sunday, July 8. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 W. Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 13, to Sunday, Aug. 19. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/Doubletree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza Blvd., Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 28, to Sunday, Sept. 3. For info, click this link.
St. Catharines Regional – Holiday Inn Parkway Conference Centre, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Tuesday, Sept. 4, to Sunday, Sept. 9.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 21, to Sunday, Sept. 23.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Location TBA, Webster. Saturday, Oct. 6, and Sunday, Oct. 7.
Buffalo Regional – Adams Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 16, to Sunday, Oct. 21. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Location TBA, Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 10, and Sunday, Nov. 11.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 3, to Sunday, Dec. 9.

2019

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
St. Catharines Sectional – Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Center, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Friday, Feb. 8, 2019, to Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019.
Buffalo Spring Sectional –Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, April 5, 2019, to Sunday, April 7, 2019.
Rochester Spring Sectional – TBA. Saturday, April 13, 2019, and Sunday, April 14, 2019.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ont. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, to Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Ithaca Sectional – TBA. Saturday, May 4, 2019, and Sunday, May 5, 2019
Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, to Monday, May 27, 2019.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, May 31, 2019, to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 10, 2019, to Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Rochester Summer Sectional – TBA. Saturday, July 13, 2019, and Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Rochester Regional – TBA. Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Coraopolis, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 2, 2019.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019.
Rochester Fall Sectional – TBA. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, and Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, to Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.
Niagara Falls Regional – Crowne Plaza Hotel, 5865 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls, Ont. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, and Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, to Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019.

2020

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, to Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, to Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020.
St. Catharines Sectional – Holiday Inn and Suites Parkway Conference Center, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, to Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020.
Rochester Spring Sectional – Saturday, March 28, 2020, and Sunday, March 29, 2020.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen St. West. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, to Sunday, April 12, 2020.
Rochester 199er Sectional – Friday, April 17, 2020, and Saturday, April 18, 2020.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, April 24, 2020, to Sunday, April 26, 2020.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Tuesday, May 19, 2020, to Monday, May 25, 2020.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Path, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, June 5, 2020, to Sunday, June 7, 2020.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 10, 2019, to Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Ithaca Sectional – Saturday, June 13, 2020, and Sunday, June 14, 2020.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, to Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Saturday, July 11, 2020, and Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn Syracuse, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, to Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/DoubleTree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza, Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, to Sunday, Sept. 7, 2020.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, to Sunday, Sept. 13, 2020.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, and Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, to Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca County Office Building, 1 DiPronio Drive, Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, and Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020.
Unit 255 Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Path, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, to Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, to Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019.
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Bridge club websites:
Click names for links.
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The Duplicate Bridge column is compiled weekly by News Staff Reporter Dale Anderson. The print version normally appears in the Life & Arts section in the Saturday edition of The Buffalo News.
If it’s not in its usual place, Google “Duplicate Bridge” plus the current Saturday date, which should bring up a link to it on buffalonews.com, the Buffalo News website.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website, at least not in a timely fashion. Worse yet, columns from previous weeks currently cannot be accessed on the News website. But all is not lost. They are available in an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Email danderson@buffnews.com or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Ruby Life Master since the ACBL created that new ranking at the beginning of 2016, Dale Anderson expects to reach a career total of 2,400 master points during the upcoming STaC Week. He blogs about his progress toward Gold Life Master (2,500 points) and other bridge adventures here.
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Duplicate scores
Week of May 28 to June 3
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning –
North-south, A: Bob Linn and John Ziemer, 65.63%; B/C: Nadine Stein and Ron Henrikson, 55.28%; east-west, A/B: Sandi England and David Donaldson, 62.78%; C: Paula Salamone and Miri Salamone-Burnett, 48.33%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday afternoon – North-south, A: Bob Linn and John Ziemer, 61.75%; B: Sandi England and David Donaldson, 51.58%; C: George Mayers and Marian Morber, 51.08%; A: Liz Clark and Alan Greer, 57.83%; B: Dorothy and Larry Soong, 57.08%; C: Barbara Multerer and Art Schumacher, 48.67%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A: Mike Silverman and Art Matthies, 62.04%; B: Barbara and Martin Pieterse, 59.08%; C: Mary Terrana and Marilyn Sultz, 50.70%; east-west, A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Alan Greer, 65.33%; B: Joanne LaFay and Sandi England, 61.36%; Dorothy May and Ron Henrikson, 58.58%; C: Joyce Greenspan and Sharon Chang, 45.14%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – Howell. Paula Kotowski and Gay Simpson, 57.88%; Nadine Stein and Bob Linn, 57.64%; Marietta Kalman and Judy Kaprove, 56.71%; Ruth and Michael Kozower, 55.28%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A/B/C: Ruth Wurster and Marilyn Sultz, 54.58%; (tie) Fenton Harrison and Joe Rooney, Eva Schmidt and Joyce Greenspan, 52.08%; east-west, A/B: Sandi England and Bob Kaprove, 60.42%; Martha and John Welte, 57.50%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – World Wide Bridge Contest. North-south, A: Sandi England and Ken Meier, 56.55%; Nancy Wolstoncroft and Mike Silverman, 56.25%; B: Martha and John Welte, 51.79%; east-west, A: Joanne LaFay and Liz Clark, 62.20%; Alan Greer and Bill Boardman, 60.12%; B: Dorothy May and Joe Rooney, 54.76%; C: Hannah Weinberg and Christine Malarkey, 46.73%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – World Wide Bridge Contest. North-south, A: Linda Burroughsford and Davis Heussler, 57.44%; B: (tie) Barbara Multerer and Art Schumacher, Martha and John Welte, 56.85%; east-west, A: Shirley Cassety and Ross Markello, 59.82%; Dorothy May and Dale Anderson, 53.87%; B: (tie) Ed Morgan and Ron Henrikson, Chuck Heimerl and Al Dickman, 51.19%.
        Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Jim McClure and Judy Zeckhauser, 62.80%; B: Marilyn Steffan and Patty Porter, 61.61%; Phyllis Wilkinson and Ginny Panaro, 60.71%; Pat Kilbury and Jeff Oshlag, 55.95%; C: Susan Levy and Sandra Morrison, 50%; east-west, A: Audrey Ray and Heather Roberts, 66.07%; B: Richard McGowan and Burt Freiman, 62.80%; C: Gail Pitterman and Janie Polk, 52.98%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Open Game. One winner. A: Chris Urbanek and Stan Kozlowski, 62%; B: Mike Ryan and Judy Graf, 60%; C: John Marvin and Adrian Figliotti, 54%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – One winner. A: Bud Seidenberg and Judy Graf, 66.20%; B: Bill Rushmore and Stan Kozlowski, 54.17%; C: Claire Gareleck and Betty Metz, 49.54%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A/B: Chip Kean and Judy Zeckhauser, 57.36%; C: Laura Houghtaling and Jane Roberts, 53.66%; east-west, A/B: Denise Slattery and Larry Abate, 62.35%; Jim Easton and Marilyn Wortzman, 56.33%; C: Martha Quinn and Rose Bochiechio, 46.49%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – One winner. A: Penny and Peter Shui, 66.07%; Ken Meier and Pat Rasmus, 58.33%; Davis Heussler and David Colligan, 54.76%; B: John Marvin and Ten-Pao Lee, 52.38%; C: Rajinder Puri and Rajarshi Roy, 45.83%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A: Jay Costello and Bud Seidenberg, 62.20%; B/C: Betty Metz and Ginny Panaro, 53.87%; east-west, A/B/C: Adrian Figliotti and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 60.71%; B/C: Judy Graf and Fred Yellen, 55.65%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – One winner. A: Ten-Pao Lee and Stan Kozlowski, 56.48%; (tie) Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 55.56%; (tie) Claire Gareleck and Chris Urbanek, Penny and Peter Shui, 54.63%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 57.5%; Joanne LaFay and Lillian Gotshall, 52.5%; (tie) Bob and Joan Ciszak, Lance Crawford and Maureen Cancilla, 47.5%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – Howell. Mike and Vince Taeger, 59.3%; Sam Grossman and Chuck Heimerl, 58.9%; Janet Frisch and Anne O’Connor, 57.4%.
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Tuesday evening – Howell. Sushil Amlani and Walt Olszewski, 64.44%; Dian Petrov and Mohan Prabhu, 61.85%; Jim and Paula Jones, 56.30%; Roy Crocker and John Lewis, 55.93%. 
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Saturday afternoon – Howell. Ed Harman and Alicia Kolipinski, 66.67%; Violet and Jasbeer Makhija, 64.58%; (tie) Dave and Jane Larcom, John and Barbara Scott, 54.17%.

Other clubs

ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. (Tie) Neola McGuire and Diana Brown, Shirley Thompson and David Mathis, 54%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, George Mayers and Marian Morber, 57%; Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 56%; east-west, (Tie) Fritz Schweiger and Marv Feuerstein, Carl Gebauer and Cindy Darone, 56%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Nick Leibovic and Sue Levy, 59.4%; Meena Rustgi and Sukhanand Jain, 58.1%; Dottie Potembski and Jerry Stange, 50.6%; east-west, Ruth Jones and George Lee, 59.4%; Iris Friedman and Emily Wettlaufer, 56.3%; Perry Hoffman and Judith Nichol, 48.1%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Marge McMillen and Marge Zaprowski, 57%; Judy Thielman and Stan Kozlowski, 52%; east-west, Lata Maheshwari and Bill Adolf, 56%; (tie) George Dorigo and Bob Stroman, Kathy Borcik and Bill Westley, 48%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, (Tie) Mary Veitch and Carmella Losi, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 55%; Evelyn Vitello and Edna Fill, 53.1%; east-west, Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 67.5%; Edna Henrich and Thelma Frauenhofer, 54.3%; Joanne Biondo and Julie Albert, 51.2%.


Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Duplicate Bridge: June 2, 2018





The Worldwide Bridge Contest game will be played at the Airport Bridge Club at noon today, Saturday, June 2. The club also will celebrate director Bill Finkelstein’s birthday.
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Extra-point games will be offered at all games next week at Bridge Club Meridian, the Bridge Center of Buffalo and the Airport Bridge Club. The Airport Club has no extra fee.
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The Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC), which offers silver master points for games at sanctioned bridge clubs, will be held Monday, June 11, to Saturday, June 16. The Airport Bridge Club will hold STaC games with no extra fee daily at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m.
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Bridge Club Meridan has moved from its longtime venue at the Zion Church in the Town of Tonawanda to facilities at 209 S. Youngs Road, Amherst. Games are held every Monday at 10:30 a.m.
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Tournament calendar
Ithaca Sectional – Kendal at Ithaca, 2230 N. Triphammer Road, Ithaca. Today, Saturday, June 2, and Sunday, June 3. For info, click this link.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 11, to Sunday, June 17.
Buffalo Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Saturday, June 30, and Sunday, July 1. For info, click this link.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 3, to Sunday, July 8. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 W. Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 14, and Sunday, July 15.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 13, to Sunday, Aug. 19. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/Doubletree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza Blvd., Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 28, to Sunday, Sept. 3. For info, click this link.
St. Catharines Regional – Holiday Inn Parkway Conference Centre, 327 Ontario St., St. Catharines, Ont. Tuesday, Sept. 4, to Sunday, Sept. 9.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 21, to Sunday, Sept. 23.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Location TBA, Webster. Saturday, Oct. 6, and Sunday, Oct. 7.
Buffalo Regional – Adams Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 16, to Sunday, Oct. 21. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Location TBA, Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 10, and Sunday, Nov. 11.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 3, to Sunday, Dec. 9.

2019

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019, to Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019.
Buffalo Spring Sectional –Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst, Friday, April 5, 2019, to Sunday, April 7, 2019.
Rochester Spring Sectional – TBA. Saturday, April 13, 2019, and Sunday, April 14, 2019.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ont. Tuesday, April 16, 2019, to Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Ithaca Sectional – TBA. Saturday, May 4, 2019, and Sunday, May 5, 2019
Cleveland All-American Regional – Embassy Suites, 5800 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Tuesday, May 21, 2019, to Monday, May 27, 2019.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Sectional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Lane, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, May 31, 2019, to Sunday, June 2, 2019.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 10, 2019, to Sunday, June 16, 2019.
Rochester Summer Sectional – TBA. Saturday, July 13, 2019, and Sunday, July 14, 2019.
Rochester Regional – TBA. Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Coraopolis, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 2, 2019.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, to Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019.
Rochester Fall Sectional – TBA. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, and Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019, to Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.
Toronto Fall Regional – Delta by Marriott Airport Conference Centre, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ont. Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, to Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, and Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 9, 2019, to Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019.

2020

Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, to Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020.
Rochester Spring Sectional – Saturday, March 28, 2020, and Sunday, March 29, 2020.
Toronto Easter Regional – Sheraton Toronto Centre, 123 Queen St. West. Tuesday, April 7, 2020, to Sunday, April 12, 2020.
Rochester 199er Sectional – Friday, April 17, 2020, and Saturday, April 18, 2020.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Tuesday, May 19, 2020, to Monday, May 25, 2020.
Niagara-on-the-Lake Regional – Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, 14 Anderson Path, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont. Friday, May 22, 2020, to Sunday, May 24, 2020, or Friday, June 5, 2020, to Sunday, June 7, 2020.
Ithaca Sectional – Saturday, June 13, 2020, and Sunday, June 14, 2020.
Southwest Ontario Regional – Bingemans Conference and Convention Centre, 425 Bingemans Centre Drive, Kitchener, Ont. Tuesday, July 7, 2020, to Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Saturday, July 11, 2020, and Sunday, July 12, 2020.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn Syracuse, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 10, 2020, to Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Monroeville Convention Center/DoubleTree Hotel, 209 Mall Plaza, Monroeville, Pa. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, to Sunday, Sept. 7, 2020.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, and Sunday, Oct. 4, 2020.
Buffalo Regional – Adam's Mark Hotel, 120 Church St., Buffalo. Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2020, to Sunday, Oct. 25, 2020.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Seneca County Office Building, 1 DiPronio Drive, Seneca Falls. Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, and Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020.
Niagara Falls Sectional – Crown Plaza Hotel, 5685 Falls Ave., Niagara Falls, Ont. Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, to Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020.
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Bridge club websites:
Click names for links.
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The Duplicate Bridge column is compiled weekly by News Staff Reporter Dale Anderson. The print version normally appears in the Life & Arts section in the Saturday edition of The Buffalo News.
        If it’s not in its usual place, Google “Duplicate Bridge” plus the current Saturday date, which should bring up a link to it on buffalonews.com, the Buffalo News website.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website, at least not in a timely fashion. Worse yet, columns from previous weeks currently cannot be accessed on the News website. But all is not lost. They are available in an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
        Email danderson@buffnews.com or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Ruby Life Master since the ACBL created that new ranking at the beginning of 2016, Dale Anderson recently attained a career total of 2,350 master points. He blogs about his progress toward Gold Life Master (2,500 points) and other bridge adventures here.
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Duplicate scores
Week of May 21 to May 27
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – North-south, A/B: Judy Kaprove and Ed Morgan, 57.74%; C: Barbara Sadkin and Denise Slattery, 46.13%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and Alan Greer, 68.45%; B: Joe Rooney and Bill Boardman, 51.49%; Sandi England and Joanne LaFay, 49.70%; C: Barbara Multerer and Art Schumacher, 45.83%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A: Ken Meier and Allen Beroza, 61.57%; Denise Slattery and John Ziemer, 53.94%; B: Eva Schmidt and Pawan Matta, 53.70%; Linda Vassallo and Walt Olszewski, 53.47%; C: Bob Kaprove and David Donaldson, 46.30%; east-west, A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Alan Greer, 64.28%; Vince Pesce and Ron Henrikson, 54.17%; B/C: Jini and John Rubinstein, 53.70%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – North-south, A: John Ziemer and Allen Beroza, 60.42%; B: Denise Slattery and Bob Linn, 55.83%; C: Eva Schmidt and Fenton Harrison, 45%; east-west, A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Alan Greer, 61.25%; Liz Clark and Art Matthies, 60.42%; B: Bill Boardman and Bill Regan, 50.83%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Ruth Wurster, 44.58%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A: Denise Slattery and Bob Linn, 62.50%; Nancy Wolstoncroft and Mike Silverman, 55.06%; B/C: John Bava and Ed Morgan, 50.60%; east-west, A: Alan Greer and John Ziemer, 68.75%; B: Joyce Greenspan and Ron Henrikson, 55.95%; Dorothy May and Marilyn Sultz, 51.49%; C: Bill Regan and Val Derenda, 45.54%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – North-south, A: Alan Greer and Bob Linn, 62.50%; B: Jim Jacobi and Mike Silverman, 53.33%; C: Denise Slattery and June Feuerstein, 49.17%; east-west, A/B: Linda and Paul Zittel, 57.50%; Paula Kotowski and Joyce Greenspan, 56.25%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Howell. A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Alan Greer, 77%; B: Shirley Cassety and Ross Markello, 56%; Paula Salamone and Cleveland Fleming, 51%; C: Al Dickman and Chuck Heimerl, 48%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Marilyn Wortzman and Jim Easton, 63.26%; B: Marilyn Steffan and Patty Porter, 60.80%; C: Mary Blanchard and Carol Roth, 55.30%; east-west, A: Joel Brownstein and Sol Messinger, 67.61%; B/C: Pam Righter and Mary Joyce, 56.25%; Pat Truell and Paul Ziebarth, 54.73%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Open Game. Howell. A: Saleh Fetouh and Glenn Milgrim, 66.07%; B: Penny Shui and Cathy Majewski, 58.93%; Bob Padgug and John Marvin, 54.17%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – Howell. A/B: Elaine Universal and Stan Kozlowski, 61.57%; (tie) Christy Kellogg and Bob Padgug, Judy Graf and Fred Yellen, 58.33%; C: Carol Bedell and Tova Reinhorn, 48.15%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A/B/C: Jeff Oshlag and Pat Kilbury, 66.23%; Joe Miranda and Usha Khurana, 62.59%; Jasbeer and Violet Makhija, 59.83%; east-west, A: Paul Morgante and Art Morth, 63.84%; B/C: Bram and Terry Hamovitch, 55.28%; Larry and Dorothy Soong, 55.20%; Guy Puccio and Pat Rogers, 55.10%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – Howell. A/B: Elaine Universal and Judy Graf, 65.05%; Bud  Seidenberg  and Jay Costello, 61.34%; C: Carol Bedell and Barbara Landree, 46.06%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Sandi England and Joe Miranda, 66.67%; Joyce Kindt and Ed Harman, 55.95%; Bill Feasley and Paul Zittel, 55.36%; Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 51.79%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – Marilyn Wortzman and Jim Easton, 66%; Ginny Panaro and Jim Gullo, 50%; Sharon Benz and Sue Neubecker, 44%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, (tie) Sandy Marcussen and Lance Pollock, Carolyn Siracuse and Anne O’Connor, 54.2%; Jan O’Mara and Bill Rich, 51.3%; east-west, Alicia Kolipinski and Al Dickman, 56.3%; Jack Cukierman and Gabe Tannenbaum, 53.8%.
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Tuesday evening – Howell. Miriam Regnet and Elve Johnston, 54.17%; (tie) Jim and Paula Jones, John and Barbara Scott, 53.47%; Dan Blatz and Gwilym Grick, 52.78%.
Lockport Duplicate Bridge Saturday afternoon – Howell. Ed Harman and Bob Lederhouse, 62.50%; (tie) Jane and Dave Larcom, Jim and Paula Jones, 54.17%; Bram and Terry Hamovich, 48.61%.

Other clubs

ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. (Tie) Neola McGuire and Pamela Murphy, Shirley Thompson and David Mathis, 62.50%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 59.3%; Jill and Bruce Brown, 59.2%; east-west, Fritz Schweiger and Joanne Zavarella, 65%; Anita Fink and Freda Brummer, 63%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – Howell. Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 58%; Ron Fill and Mike Brown, 56%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Meena Rustgi and Sukhanand Jain, 62.5%; Esther Greene and Ruth Lansing, 48.3%; east-west, Iris Friedman and Emily Wettlaufer, 58.3%; Perry Hoffman and Judith Nicole, 57.3%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Linda Vassallo and Wilson McClaren, 63%; (tie) Lada Maheshwari and Bill Adolf, Kathy Borcik and Bill Westley, 56%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 62.5%; Nancy Buscemi and Vinny LoJacobo, 53.2%; Mary Veitch and Carmella Losi, 50%; east-west, Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 53.7%; Christel and Frank Bernard, 52.6%; IdaMae Klipfel and Bob Rivard, 49%.