Thursday, June 23, 2016

Duplicate Bridge: June 25

North American Pairs qualifying games with extra points will be held at the Bridge Center of Buffalo at noon this Saturday, 7:15 p.m. Monday, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday and 7:15 p.m. Thursday. Bridge Club Meridian has a NAP game at 10:30 a.m. Monday. 
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The Airport Bridge Club has NAP qualifiers at 12:30 p.m. this Saturday and 11 a.m. Monday and varied extra-point games the rest of the week. The club also is planning two Fourth of July games with homemade corned beef.
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Congratulations to Fred Yellen, who led the entire list of master point winners in ACBL District 5 in last week’s Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) with a total of 21.99. The district includes Cleveland and Pittsburgh. 
Other leading local point winners include Bud Seidenberg, 18.59 (eighth in the district); Martha and John Welte, 13.60 (tied for 17th); Tom Koralewski, 11.82 (25th); Dale Anderson, 11.57 (27th); Mark Pascale, 10.78 (31st); David Hemmer, 10.46 (34th); Art Matthies, 10.36 (35th); John Ziemer, 9.80 (41st); and Jerry Geiger, 9.35 (44th). 
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A School Youth Bridge program, with free lessons for middle school students, will be sponsored by Unit 116 from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays in July and August in the Bridge Center of Buffalo, Sheridan Drive at Sweet Home Road, Amherst. Two after school programs – one at Tapestry Charter Middle School in Buffalo and one at Transit Middle School in Williamsville – are scheduled to begin in early October. For info, call 633-5680. 
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A Bridge Mentoring program sponsored by Unit 116 for beginning and intermediate players will be available from July 1 to Dec. 31. To be eligible, inexperienced players must have between 5 and 300 master points. Serving as their mentors will be players with more than 2,000 points. 
The pair is required to play a minimum of five times at any sanctioned club game or Unit 116 event. The mentees will pay their own entry fees for the five games. Unit 116 will reimburse the mentors for their entry fees. To sign up as a mentor or mentee and for other details, call Dian Petrov at 688-1266 or email dpetrov@roadrunner.com.
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Western New York Unit 116 regularly sponsors special games. Currently they include:
Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 24. 11 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Grandstand Casino Room, Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg. Ticket deadline: Friday, July 15. $10 ACBL members, $16 non-members. For tickets, call Paul Zittel at 992-4794. For partners, call Elaine Kurasiewicz at 695-9828. For more info, click this link.
Swiss Team Game – Sunday, Aug. 14. 1 p.m. Eight Is Enough format. Airport Bridge Club, 247 Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga. For info and partners, call Howard Foster at 633-2617 (email hfoster@buffalo.edu) or Tova Reinhorn at 632-2056 (email tova.reinhorn@gmail.com). For more info, click this link.
Annual Meeting and Game – Saturday, Dec. 3. Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. 
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Tournament calendar
Buffalo “Future Stars” Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 411 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 1, to Sunday, Aug. 7. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 30, to Sunday, Sept. 5. For info, click this link.
Lake Erie Sectional – The Bridge Center, 1221 Grant Ave., Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 10, and Sunday, Sept. 11.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 16, to Sunday, Sept. 18.
Buffalo Regional – Adam’s Mark Hotel, 120 Church St. Tuesday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 23. For info, click this link.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 11.
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
St. Catharines Sectional – Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, to Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017.
Toronto Easter Regional – Tuesday, April 11, 2017, to Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Friday, April 21, 2017, to Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Upstate New York Regional – Rochester. Monday, May 1, 2017, to Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to Monday, May 29, 2017.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 12, 2017, to Sunday, June 18, 2017.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, to Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Buffalo Regional – Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, to Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, to Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
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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, try the Sports section.
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website. When that happens, you can find it as an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
Email danderson@buffnews.com ordahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011 and a Ruby Life Master since the ACBL created that new master point rank a little while ago, Dale Anderson 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 13 to June 19
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – North-south, A/B/C: Nelson Torre and Gerry Hooley, 64.96%; east-west, A/B: Dorothy May and Ken Meier, 59.86%; Allen Beroza and Vince Pesce, 56.79%; C: Joe Benenati and Val Derenda, 52.30%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday afternoon – North-south, A/B: Judie Bailey and Dale Anderson, 62.50%; Lois Tatelman and Dede Kluckhohn, 56.25%; C: Sandi England and Tom Koralewski, 55.65%; east-west, A: Judi Marshall and John Ziemer, 60.71%; B/C: Pawan Matta and Mary Terrana, 54.76%; Art Schumacher and Barbara Multerer, 52.98%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – A/B: Mike Silverman and Art Matthies, 59.09%; C: Jan Hasselback and Linda Zittel, 50.91%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday afternoon – North-south, A/B: Bruce Burr and Ross Markello, 58.75%; Mike Silverman and Art Matthies, 57.50%; east-west, A/B: Pawan Matta and Dale Anderson, 59.17%; (tie) Chuck Schorr and Joyce Greenspan, Barbara Libby and Judi Marshall, 55.42%; C: Nadine Stein and Ron Henrikson, 47.08%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – North-south, A/B: Vince Pesce and Mary Terrana, 59.17%; C: Chris Malarkey and Ruth Wurster, 43.96%; east-west, A/B: Jean Macdonald and Art Matthies, 58.96%; Mike Silverman and Paula Kotowski, 56.88%; C: Alex Miller and Pawan Matta, 56.25%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday afternoon – Howell. A: John Ziemer and Allen Beroza, 57.72%; B/C: Richard McGowan and Joyce Greenspan, 56.94%; Brian Block and Bob Kaprove, 55.65%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A/B: Alex Miller and Tom Koralewski, 62.01%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and John Ziemer, 61.82%; Jerry Geiger and Mike Ryan, 60.83%; B/C: Cynthia Helfman and Nancy Littenberg, 52.89%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday afternoon – North-south, A/B: John Kirsits and Ken Meier, 60.83%; Charles and Marcella Galanie, 51.67%; C: Pawan Matta and Fenton Harrison, 50.83%; east-west, A/B/C: Dordy Donaldson and Pinky Regan, 57.50%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Judy Kaprove and Dale Anderson, 57.50%; Mike Silverman and Bill Boardman, 55%; C: Bill Regan and Val Derenda, 49.17%; east-west, A/B: John and Martha Welte, 63.33%; Sandi England and Ken Meier, 53.33%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday afternoon – North-south, Alan Greer and Tom Koralewski, 60.42%; B: Alex Miller and partner, 59.58%; C: Bob Kaprove and Paula Kotowski, 52.52%; east-west, A/B/C: John and Martha Welte, 67.08%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday morning – Howell. A: Gaurang Sheth and Alan Greer, 64.48%; B: Shirley Cassety and Ross Markello, 61.90%; Art Matthies and Dale Anderson, 58.74%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Howell. A/B: Art Matthies and Dale Anderson, 65.48%; Cleveland Fleming and Tom Koralewski, 58.93%; Jerry Geiger and Liz Clark, 57.74%; C: Chris Malarkey and Alex Miller, 44.64%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Monday noon – 99ers. North-south, Jon Adel and Jim Greno, 60%; William Noltee and Ed Morgan, 54.17%; east-west, Fred and Donna Hirsh, 65%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Monday evening – Howell. John and Martha Welte, 56%; David Hemmer and Paul Morgante, 55%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A/B: Judy Zeckhauser and Richard McGowan, 63.07%; David Whitt and Sharon Wilcox, 61.16%; C: Marcie Frankel and William Noltee, 58.06%; Betsy and Richard Heuer, 56.63%; Susan Levy and Ginger Maiman, 55.30%; east-west, A: Paula Rosen and Maryann Szafran, 62.31%; B: Judith Babat and Rivona Ehrenreich, 60.80%; C: Margaret Zhou and Don Bosshardt, 59.28%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: David Hemmer and Saleh Fetouh, 65.18%; Donna Steffan and Judy Padgug, 57.44%; Jerry Geiger and Pat Rasmus, 56.85%; B: Claire Gareleck and Gay Simpson, 55.06%; C: Pat Lakeman and Sharon Wilcox, 43.46%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 61.64%; B: Bill Rushmore and Art Morth, 56.61%; C: Teresa Fraas and Art Aronson, 55.56%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A: Jim McClure and Richard McGowan, 66.10%; B: Violet Makhija and Laurie Foster, 60.98%; Gene Nawotniak and Bill Rich, 58.90%; C: William Noltee and Ed Morgan, 50.57%; east-west, A: Paula Rosen and Maryann Szafran, 70.08%; Marilyn Shuman and Nancy Torrell, 59.66%; B/C: Ruth Nawotniak and Marilyn Wortzman, 57.77%; Judith Babat and Rivona Ehrenreich, 56.82%; Janie Polk and Sandra Rifkin, 56.63%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A/B: Mark Pascale and Jim Madan, 63.39%; Howard Foster and Mike Ryan, 57.14%; C: Edith Knaszak and Jan O’Mara, 47.92%; east-west, A/B: Linda Burroughsford and Ten-Pao Lee, 60.12%; Dian Petrov and Art Morth, 60.12%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Mark Pascale and Fred Yellen, 63.57%; Gene Finton and John Kirsits, 57.76%; east-west, A: Mike Ryan and Judy Graf, 55.78%; Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 55.14%; B: Davis Heussler and Linda Burroughsford, 54.64%; C: Amita Arora and Sharon Chang, 51.74%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A: Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, 61.11%; B: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 60.74%; C: James Easton and Dennis Clary, 59.26%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 63.19%; Joanne LaFay and Lillian Gotshall, 58.33%; Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 51.39%; Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, 50%; Bill Feasley and Paul Zittel, 48.61%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, A/B: Kamil Bishara and Gene Finton, 58.63%; Jim Baker and Eleanor Whelan, 54.47%; John Lyth and Anne Watkins, 52.08%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 79.10%; Jay Levy and Jay Costello, 62.17%; B: Nancy Kessler and John Kirsits, 53.97%; C: Barbara Landree and Sue Neubecker, 47.88%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – A: Dorothy May and Carolyn Siracuse, 59.8%; B: Al Dickman and Chuck Heimerl, 57.7%; Sandy Marcussen and Alicia Kolipinski, 54.4%; C: Bruce and Nancy Shaffer, 50%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – Eugene Giorgini and Paul Capen, 65.10%; Sushil Amlani and Walt Olszewski, 62.50%; Mark Pascale and Gaurang Sheth, 60.94%; Miriam Regnet and Elve Johnston, 60.42%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Miriam Regnet and Roy Crocker, 69.05%; Connie Swick and Bob Lederhouse, 56.55%; Edith Moran and Anne Clancy, 55.36%; Ed Harman and Elve Johnston, 50%.
Other clubs
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Bruce and Jill Brown, 55%; George Mayers and Marian Morber, 54%; east-west, Carol Neuhaus and Paul Ziebarth, 71%; Alan and Phyllis Vogt, 52%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Eleanor Murray and Fred Nadel, 65%; Dick Munschauer and Sandy Recoon, 54.2%; east-west, Jayne Freeman and Emmy Wetlauffer, 62.5%; Priscilla Bretschger and Carmen Caruana, 55.2%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Ellen Lochead and Bill Rogers, 60%; Angie Price and Pat O’Brien, 55%; Kathy Borcik and Bill Westley, 53%.

Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 60.5%; Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 54.2%; east-west, Idamae Klipfel and Bob Rivard, 60%; Lynda Pettit and Kathy Weigel, 51.7%. 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Duplicate Bridge: June 18

The Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STac), awarding silver points in club play and bonus points for winners at the district level, will conclude at sanctioned ACBL clubs today, Saturday, June 18.
The Airport Bridge Club will hold two STaC pairs games, at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., the Bridge Center of Buffalo will hold its STaC at noon and Lockport Duplicate will play at 1 p.m.
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The Longest Day, a series of special games in bridge clubs throughout the country on Monday, June 20, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, will be played locally at the Bridge Center of Buffalo and the Airport Bridge Club.
The Bridge Center’s games will be at 3 and 7:30 p.m. with refreshments served between games. The Airport Club will hold games with $5 fees at 10 a.m. with Paula’s Donuts, at noon with lunch and at 2 p.m. with desserts.
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North American Pairs qualifying games, awarding red points, will be played at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 21, through Friday, June 24, and at 12:30 p.m. next Saturday, June 25, at the Airport Bridge Club. The Bridge Center of Buffalo will offer NAP qualifiers at 10:30 a.m. Friday and at noon next Saturday.
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Western New York Unit 116 regularly sponsors special games. Currently they include:
Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 24. Two sessions. Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg.
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Tournament calendar
Buffalo “Future Stars” Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 411 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 1, to Sunday, Aug. 7. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 30, to Sunday, Sept. 5. For info, click this link.
Lake Erie Sectional – The Bridge Center, 1221 Grant Ave., Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 10, and Sunday, Sept. 11.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 16, to Sunday, Sept. 18.
Buffalo Regional – Adam’s Mark Hotel, 120 Church St. Tuesday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 23. For info, click this link.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 11.
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
St. Catharines Sectional – Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, to Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017.
Toronto Easter Regional – Tuesday, April 11, 2017, to Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Friday, April 21, 2017, to Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Upstate New York Regional – Rochester. Monday, May 1, 2017, to Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to Monday, May 29, 2017.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 12, 2017, to Sunday, June 18, 2017.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, to Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Buffalo Regional – Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, to Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, to Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
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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, try the Sports section.
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website. When that happens, you can find it as an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
Email danderson@buffnews.com ordahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson reached a milestone – a career total of 2,000 master points – at the Buffalo Spring Sectional Tournament in April. And now that the ACBL has created a new master point rank – Ruby Life Master, for those with more than 1,500 points – he’s in it. 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 6 to June 12
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning –
North-south, A/B: Mike Silverman and Martin Pieterse, 59.82%; C: Bob Kaprove and June Feuerstein, 53.57%; east-west, A/B: Lois Tatelman and Dede Kluckhohn, 61.01%; C: Jean Macdonald and Nancy Littenberg, 53.87%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A/B: Judy Kaprove and Ruthie Kozower, 62.20%; Vince Pesce and Usha Khurana, 58.07%; C: Joyce Greenspan and Brian Block, 49.48%; east-west, A: Barbara Libby and Ron Henrikson, 60.42%; Jerry Geiger and Judi Marshall, 58.80%; B: Nancy Kessler and Ruth Wurster, 57.87%; C: Linda Milch and Sharon Chang, 51.85%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – North-south, A/B: David Millward and Jean Macdonald, 59.58%; Tish Schiffman and Dale Anderson, 55%; C: Christine Malarkey and Art Matthies, 54.17%; east-west, A/B: Alex Miller and Paul Ganley, 55.83%; Bill Boardman and Mike Silverman, 52.08%; C: Cynthia and Ron Helfman, 50.83%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A: Alan Greer and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 59.86%; B: Ruthie Kozower and Ed Drozen, 58.63%; C: Barbara Sadkin and June Feuerstein, 54.55%; east-west, A: David Millward and Liz Clark, 60.24%; B: Ken Meier and John Kirsits, 55.75%; C: Ron LaSpisa and Tish Schiffman, 55.25%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Eleanor Whelan and Mike Silverman, 61.74%; Bill Boardman and Joe Rooney, 56.58%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Mary Terrana, 48.33%; east-west, A/B: Nancy Littenberg and Lois Tatelman, 53.58%; Alicia Kolipinski and Ron Henrikson, 52.58%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Howell. A: Alan Greer and partner, 63.33%; Jerry Geiger and Liz Clark, 60.70%; Nancy Wolstoncroft and Barbara Libby, 57.14%; B/C: Janet Frisch and Myra Razik, 53.43%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Monday evening – Home-style pairs. Christy Kellogg and Burt Hargeshimer, 3 wins.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A/B/C: Mary Blanchard and Carol Roth, 62.80%; east-west, A/B: Terry Camp and Pat Haynes, 61.01%; C: John Bava and Jo Ann Smith, 51.79%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – One Winner. A: Jerry Geiger and Stan Kozlowski, 58.98%; Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 54.49%; B/C: Adrian Figliotti and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 53.87%; Cathy Majewski and Andrei Reinhorn, 51.92%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A/B: (tie) Gene Nowatniak and Richard McGowan, Laurie Foster and Violet Makhija, 59.28%; C: John Bava and Larry Abate, 57.01%; east-west, A: Celine Murray and Kathy Stamm, 62.69%; B: Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 61.74%; C: Elizabeth Booth and Victor Abbott, 58.14%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A/B: Vince Taeger and Cathy Majewski, 56.02%; C: Edith Knaszak and Jan O’Mara, 53.70%; east-west, A/B: John Marvin and Paula Rosen, 55.79%; C: Ginny Panaro and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 45.37%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Kamil Bishara and Gene Finton, 59.58%; Claire Gareleck and Sue Bergman, 57.09%; C: Fran Kurtz and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 54.02%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 64.79%; B: Carolyn Siracuse and Liz Clark, 55.93%; C: Adrian Figliotti and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 47.83%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Bob Lederhouse and Ed Harman, 60.58%; Joyce Kindt and Carolyn Siracuse, 56.41%; Jim Downing and David Floyd, 55.45%; Bill Feasley and Paul Zittel, 53.52%; Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, 52.57%; Darcy Young and Bob Farwell, 51.28%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, A: Donna Steffan and Judy Padgug, 60.88%; B: Dick and Bernie Czarnecki, 51.39%; C: Jim Baker and John Lyth, 46.53%; east-west, A/B: Cynthia Helfman and Nadine Stein, 64.81%; B: Bob Padgug and Gene Finton, 56.48%; Davis Heussler and Linda Burroughsford, 51.85%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Edna Fill and Nancy Acara, 59.64%; Ron Fill and Chuck Heimerl, 55.5%; east-west, Dorothy May and Ron Henrikson, 61.6%; Pam and Lance Pollock, 57.3%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 64.35%; Dan Blatz and Gwilym Brick, 59.72%; Jasbeer and Violet Makhija, 54.17%; Walt Olszewski and Sushil Amlani, 51.85%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Unit 116 Strawberry Social. North-south, A: Christy Kellogg and Burt Hargesheimer, 64.22%; Mike Ryan and John Ziemer, 63.23%; B/C: Edith Moran and Anne Clancy, 58.65%; east-west, A: Davis Heussler and Fred Yellen, 65.18%; B: Sushil Amlani and Rich Cramer-Benjamin, 62.79%; Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 56.57%; C: Jasbeer and Violet Makhija, 56.12%; Betty Metz and Ethan Xie, 53.20%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. (Tie) Neola McGuire and Alice Bragg, Diana Brown and Todd Harris, 60%.
        Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 59%; George Mayers and Chuck Heimerl, 55%; east-west, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 59.1%; Lorey Repicci and Joe Day, 58.7%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 57%; Cindy Darone and Carl Gebauer, 55%; east-west, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 57%; Jeff Peters and Karen Synor, 54%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Harris Goldstein and Dick Munschauer, 60%, (tie) Esther Greene and Ruth Lansing, Mary Blanchard and Ruth Jones, 57.9%; east-west, Bill Hambridge and Sandy Recoon, 71.7%; Jayne Freeman and Perry Hoffman, 51.7%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Marge McMillen and Bill Westley, 64%; Angie Prise and Pat O’Brien, 54%.
College Club Duplicate – Howell. Betty Loucks and Clare Schultz, 62.11%; Carla Bernhardt and Carolann Besch, 55.56%; (tie)  Camille Beecher and Judy Danforth, Jane Hansen and Peggy Stock, 49.07%.

Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 55.9%; (tie) Margaret Rivard and Lou Lombardi, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 48.4%; east-west, Paul Morgante and Esther Ferris, 58.4%; Joanne Biondo and Julie Albert, 55.2%. 

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Duplicate Bridge: June 11

The Strawberry Social hosted annually by Western New York Unit 116 will be held at 12:30 p.m. today, Saturday, June 11, at the Lockport Duplicate Club in the Dale Center, 33 Ontario St.
       The Airport Bridge Club also will have a unit game with Paula’s Donuts, also at 12:30 p.m. today, Saturday, June 11. The Bridge Center of Buffalo is closed today.
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The Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STac), awarding silver points in club play and bonus points for winners at the district level, will be held at sanctioned ACBL clubs from Monday, June 13, to Sunday, June 19.
The Airport Bridge Club will hold two STaC pairs games daily, at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., from Monday to Saturday, June 18. The club also will have STaC Swiss team sessions at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday, June 19, using the “eight is enough” format. Players should register in advance for Swiss teams by calling 836-7016.
The Bridge Center of Buffalo will hold a special STaC for all Non-Life Masters regardless of point level at noon Tuesday, June 14.
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The Longest Day, a series of special games in bridge clubs throughout the country on Monday, June 20, to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association, will be played locally at the Bridge Center of Buffalo and the Airport Bridge Club. The Bridge Center’s games will be at 3 and 7:30 p.m. with refreshments served between games. The Airport Club will hold games awarding extra points at 10 a.m. (with Paula's Donuts), noon (with free lunch) and 2 p.m. (with dessert). Fee for each game will be $5. 
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Western New York Unit 116 regularly sponsors special games. Currently they include:
Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 24. Two sessions. Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg.
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Tournament calendar
Buffalo “Future Stars” Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 411 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 1, to Sunday, Aug. 7. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 30, to Sunday, Sept. 5. For info, click this link.
Lake Erie Sectional – The Bridge Center, 1221 Grant Ave., Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 10, and Sunday, Sept. 11.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 16, to Sunday, Sept. 18.
Buffalo Regional – Adam’s Mark Hotel, 120 Church St. Tuesday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 23. For info, click this link.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 11.
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
St. Catharines Sectional – Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, to Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017.
Toronto Easter Regional – Tuesday, April 11, 2017, to Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Friday, April 21, 2017, to Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Upstate New York Regional – Rochester. Monday, May 1, 2017, to Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to Monday, May 29, 2017.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 12, 2017, to Sunday, June 18, 2017.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, to Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Buffalo Regional – Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, to Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, to Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
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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, try the Sports section.
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website. When that happens, you can find it as an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
Email danderson@buffnews.com ordahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson reached a milestone – a career total of 2,000 master points – at the Buffalo Spring Sectional Tournament in April. And now that the ACBL has created a new master point rank – Ruby Life Master, for those with more than 1,500 points – he’s in it. 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 30 to June 5
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning –
North-south, A: Alan Greer and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 61.25%; B: Mike Silverman and Martin Pieterse, 57.08%; C: Mary Terrana and Marilyn Sultz, 47.92%; east-west, A/B: John Ziemer and Sandi England, 56.25%; C: June Feuerstein and Tom Koralewski, 50.42%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday afternoon – North-south, A/B: Myra Razik and Eva Schmidt, 55.83%; Judie Bailey and Dale Anderson, 55.42%; Nancy Torrell and Janet Frisch, 55%; east-west, A: David Millward and Liz Clark, 64.58%; B/C: Art Schumacher and Barbara Multerer, 54.58%; Mary Terrana and Marilyn Sultz, 52.50%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A: Helen Panza and Dale Anderson, 63.43%; John Ziemer and Vince Pesce, 60.19%; B/C: Nancy Torrell and Marilyn Sultz, 54.17%; east-west, A: Mike Silverman and Art Matthies, 67.71%; Jerry Geiger and Judi Marshall, 53.65%; B: (tie) Art Schumacher and Barbara Multerer, Brian Block and Florence Boyd, 53.38%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – Howell. A. Liz Clark and Barbara Libby, 63.19%; B: Mike Silverman and Eva Schmidt, 56.25%; C: Jini and John Rubenstein, 52.55%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A: Elaine Kurasiewicz and Alan Greer, 61.20%; B: Joe Rooney and Bill Boardman, 57.09%; C: Fenton Harrison and Florence Boyd, 50.52%; east-west, A: Vince Pesce and Liz Clark, 64.09%; B: John Kirsits and Ken Meier, 61.04%; C: Ron Henrikson and Joyce Greenspan, 48.85%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – North-south, A: Eleanor Whelan and Jerry Geiger, 62.50%; B/C: Jan and Carl Hasselback, 52.08%; east-west, A: Sandi England and Ken Meier, 62.50%; B/C: Barbara Sadkin and June Feuerstein, 56.25%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday evening – World Bridge Contest. Howell. A: Tom Koralewski and Jerry Geiger, 60.19%; B: Chuck Schorr and Barbara Libby, 56.94%; Cleveland Fleming and Florence Boyd, 51.85%; C: Rich Cramer-Benjamin and Jeff Bender, 48.15%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – World Bridge Contest. North-south, A/B/C: Ron Henrikson and Chris Malarkey, 64.17%; east-west, A: Alan Greer and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 70%; B/C: Rich Cramer-Benjamin and Sushil Amlani, 52.50%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Natalie Abramson and Richard McGowan, 61.17%; B: Betsy and Richard Heuer, 58.71%; C: Elizabeth Defeo and Rose Ann Grimaldi, 51.70%; east-west, A: Pat Kilbury and Sandra Silverberg, 64.39%; B: Marilyn Wortzman and Ruth Nawotniak, 56.06%; Maryann Szafran and Paula Rosen, 55.87%; C: Gail Pitterman and Jeffrey Oshlag, 47.92%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Bob Padgug and Christy Kellogg, 56.71%; B: Claire Gareleck and Gay Simpson, 55.09%; C: Pat Lakeman and Sue Neubecker, 51.62%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 59.95%; B/C: Adrian Figliotti and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 56.48%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A: Gene Nawotniak and Bill Rich, 56.63%; B: Paula Rosen and Maryann Szafran, 56.63%; Natalie Abramson and Marjorie Plumb, 54.55%; C: Elizabeth Defeo and Rose Ann Grimaldi, 51.70%; east-west, A: Larry and Dottie Soong, 60.61%; Linda Milch and Sharon Chang, 59.85%; B: Janie Polk and Denise Slattery, 57.58%; C: Helen Reilly and Peggy Mergenhagen, 53.98%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: (tie) Sharon Benz and Nancy Wolstoncroft, Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, 57.14%; B/C: Edith Knaszak and Jan O’Mara, 55.36%; east-west, A/B: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 63.49%; Judy Padgug and John Lyth, 57.41%; C: Henry Chudy and Peter Shui, 51.59%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – Howell. A: Jay Levy and Chris Urbanek, 63.78%; B: Alex Kowal and Stan Kozlowski, 60.58%; Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 57.37%; C: Eva Schmidt and Joyce Greenspan, 54.17%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A: Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, 53.13%; B: David Colligan and Davis Heussler, 52.08%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Sunday afternoon – Bob Olin Memorial. North-south, A: Christy Kellogg and Sushil Amlani, 61.70%; B/C: Pat Lakeman and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 55.29%; east-west, A: Mike Ryan and Denise Slattery, 57.53%; Judy Padgug and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 57.05%; B: Carolyn Siracuse and Janie Polk, 55.93%; Jay Levy and Ethan Xie, 55.61%; C: Gaurang Sheth and Betsy Heuer, 50.96%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 54.17%; Joanne LaFay and Lillian Gotshall, 53.7%; Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 53.24%; (tie) Bob and Joan Ciszak, Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, 51.39%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – Howell. A: Sue Neubecker and Art Morth, 65%; B: John Lyth and Usha Khurana, 62%; C: Carolyn Siracuse and Ginny Panaro, 48%. 
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Gene Nawotniak and Henry Chudy, 55%; Joyce Kindt and Anne O’Connor, 49.5%; east-west, Marilyn Wortzman and Bob Lederhouse, 62.5%; Bud Eckert and Art Morth, 57.5%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – Dan Blatz and Gwilym Brick, 65.97%; Gaurang Sheth and Bob Lederhouse, 61.46%; Roy Crocker and John Lewis, 54.86%; Jasbeer and Violet Makhija, 54.32%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Elve Johnston and Kathy Fenn, 59.09%; Jasbeer and Violet Makhija, 57%; Connie Swick and Bob Lederhouse, 56.82%; (tie) Edith Moran and Anne Clancy, Madhav and Beena Deshmukh, 56.50%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. (Tie) Pamela Murphy and Marcia Turley, Pearl and Vivian Harris, 56.30%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, George Mayers and Marian Morber, 60%; Chuck Heimerl and Joe Huber, 56%; east-west, Bram and Terry Hamovitch, 58%; Joe Day and Lorey Repicci, 57%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Dick Munschauer and Joan Mack, 56.7%; Vera Arrison and Gretchen Crego, 50.8%; east-west, (tie) Charles Banta and Betty Bowling, Dottie Potembski and Jerry Strange, 57%; (tie) Nita Ferrell and Ruth Lansing, Evie Miller and Emmy Wettlaufer, 51.9%.

Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Judy Thielman and Pat O’Brien, 72%; Ellen Lochead and Bill Rogers, 58%; Kathy Borcik and Bill Westley, 57%. 

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Duplicate Bridge: June 4


The Worldwide Bridge Contest continues at 12:30 p.m. today, Saturday, June 4, at the Airport Bridge Club. Winners are awarded red and black points at sectional rating and bonus points for district winners. There will be hand record booklets and analysis. Games will be played simultaneously in more than 40 countries.
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The Bridge Center of Buffalo will hold a memorial pro-am game at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 5, in memory of founding member and Gold Life Master Bob Olin, who died Jan. 31. Proceeds will benefit Hospice Buffalo. Refreshments will be served. Preregistration is required. Call the Bridge Center at 834-4222 or Donna Steffan at 636-9653.
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North American Pairs qualifiers, awarding triple points, half red, begin at the 11 a.m. pairs games Monday, June 6, through Friday, June 10, at the Airport Bridge Club.
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The Strawberry Social hosted annually by Western New York Unit 116 will be held at 12:30 p.m. next Saturday, June 11, at the Lockport Duplicate Club in the Dale Center, 33 Ontario St.
The Airport Bridge Club also will have a unit game with Paula’s Donuts at 12:30 p.m. next Saturday. Players can place special orders for doughnuts of their choice by calling 603-6943.
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The Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STac), awarding silver points in club play, will be held at sanctioned ACBL clubs from Monday, June 13, to Sunday, June 19.
The Airport Bridge Club will hold two STaC pairs games daily, at 10 a.m. and 1:15 p.m., from Monday to Saturday, June 18. The club also will have STaC Swiss team sessions at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sunday, June 19, using the “eight is enough” format. Players should register in advance for Swiss teams by calling 836-7016.
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Western New York Unit 116 regularly sponsors special games. Currently they include:
Summer Picnic – Sunday, July 24. Two sessions. Erie County Fairgrounds, Hamburg.
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Tournament calendar
Buffalo “Future Stars” Non-Life Master Sectional – Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst. Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion, 435 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road, Henrietta. Saturday, July 16, and Sunday, July 17. For info, click this link.
Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 411 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 1, to Sunday, Aug. 7. For info, click this link.
Pittsburgh Labor Day Regional – Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh Airport, 1111 Airport Blvd., Pittsburgh, Pa. Tuesday, Aug. 30, to Sunday, Sept. 5. For info, click this link.
Lake Erie Sectional – The Bridge Center, 1221 Grant Ave., Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 10, and Sunday, Sept. 11.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Amherst. Friday, Sept. 16, to Sunday, Sept. 18.
Buffalo Regional – Adam’s Mark Hotel, 120 Church St. Tuesday, Oct. 18, to Sunday, Oct. 23. For info, click this link.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 5, to Sunday, Dec. 11.
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, to Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017.
St. Catharines Sectional – Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, to Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017.
Toronto Easter Regional – Tuesday, April 11, 2017, to Sunday, April 16, 2017.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Friday, April 21, 2017, to Sunday, April 23, 2017.
Upstate New York Regional – Rochester. Monday, May 1, 2017, to Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Cleveland All-American Regional – Tuesday, May 23, 2017, to Monday, May 29, 2017.
District 5 Spring Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, June 12, 2017, to Sunday, June 18, 2017.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, to Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.
Buffalo Regional – Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, to Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – At local ACBL-sanctioned bridge clubs. Monday, Dec. 4, 2017, to Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017.
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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, try the Sports section.
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
Sometimes the online version does not materialize on the Buffalo News website. When that happens, you can find it as an appendix to Dale Anderson’s bridge blog at http://newsdupli.blogspot.com/
Email danderson@buffnews.com ordahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson reached a milestone – a career total of 2,000 master points – at the Buffalo Spring Sectional Tournament in April. And now that the ACBL has created a new master point rank – Ruby Life Master, for those with more than 1,500 points – he’s in it. 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 23 to May 29
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning –
North-south, A/B: Tova Reinhorn and Ruth Kozower, 56.85%; C: Sharon Chang and Andrei Reinhorn, 54.23%; east-west, A/B: Nancy Kessler and John Kirsits, 66.82%; C: Gerry Hooley and Nelson Torre, 45.64%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – North-south, A: Florence Boyd and partner, 60.49%; Jerry Geiger and Allen Beroza, 56.70%; B: Ruth Kozower and Judy Kaprove, 52.93%; C: Christine Malarkey and Brian Block, 47.07%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and Judi Marshall, 62.15%; B/C: Sharon Chang and Linda Milch, 56.30%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – Howell. (Tie) Brian Block and Bill Boardman, Carolyn Siracuse and Dorothy May, 58.80%; Barbara Sadkin and Dale Anderson, 57.87%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – North-south, A: Alan Greer and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 61.61%; Eleanor Whelan and Judi Marshall, 56.25%; B: Ed Drozen and Ruth Kozower, 54.17%; Judy and Bob Kaprove, 51.49%; east-west, A: Helen Panza and Carolyn Siracuse, 54.46%; Jerry Geiger and Tom Koralewski, 53.27%; B: Liz Clark and Joyce Greenspan, 52.38%; C: Ruth Wurster and Marilyn Sultz, 51.79%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – Howell. A: Joe Rooney and partner, 63.18%; B: Ken Meier and Tom Koralewski, 62.89%; C: Eva Schmidt and Ron Henrikson, 60.12%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday morning – Howell. A: Al Dickman and Chuck Heimerl, 56.72%; Eleanor Whelan and Alan Greer, 55.68%; B: Eva Schmidt and Myra Razik, 54.66%; C: Alex Miller and Paul Ganley, 51.86%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Monday evening – International Match Point Pairs. A/B: Mike Ryan and Judy Graf, 31; C: Tova and Andrei Reinhorn, 8.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Sandra Scheff and Beverly Isenberg, 59.26%; B: David Whitt and Sharon Wilcox, 55.73%; Janie Polk and Richard McGowan, 54.17%; C: Betsy and Richard Heuer, 53.24%; east-west, A: Kathy Stamm and Celine Murray, 59.26%; B/C: Marcia Wright and Ginger Maiman, 57.87%; Ruth Nawotniak and Marilyn Wortzman, 56.71%; Marilyn Sultz and Nancy Torrell, 55.09%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Sue Neubecker and Tova Reinhorn, 55.06%; Judy Padgug and Bud Seidenberg, 54.17%; east-west, A: Andrei Reinhorn and Betty Metz, 57.74%; Stan Kozlowski and Elaine Universal, 57.14%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 game. North-south, A: Phyllis Wilkinson and Ginny Panaro, 61.17%; B: Jim McClure and Richard McGowan, 60.37%; Ted Kahn and Vince Taeger, 56.49%; Violet Makhija and Laurie Foster, 55.44%; C: William Noltee and Ed Morgan, 52.34%; east-west, A/B: Janet Dimet and Sharon Wilcox, 59.22%; Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 56.51%; C: Jeff Thier and Lynn Witmer, 54.43%; Larry and Dorothy Soong, 54.33%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – Howell. A/B: Andrei and Tova Reinhorn, 63.02%; C: Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 58.33%; Sushil Amlani and Walt Olszewski, 55.21%; Gaurang Sheth and Chris Urbanek, 55.21%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A: Fred Yellen and Judy Padgug, 65.48%; B: Claire Gareleck and Mike Mesirov, 55.06%; Judy Graf and Joan Rose, 54.46%; C: Pat Lakeman and Elaine Moon, 42.56%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 59.23%; B/C: Jeffrey Oshlag and Joel Brownstein, 56.85%; Stan Kozlowski and Tova Reinhorn, 54.76%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A/B: John Marvin and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 58%; Helen Panza and Anne Watkins, 57%; C: Ted Kahn and Rajinder Puri, 53%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, A/B: Carol Bedell and Marietta Kalman, 57.74%; Ken Meier and Dorothy May, 54.17%; C: Joyce Frayer and Mary Ball, 52.68%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 60.71%; B: Adrian Figliotti and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 58.33%; C: Helen Panza and Betty Metz, 51.19%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Ruth Wurster and Jeff Bender, 58.3%; Carolyn Siracuse and Anne O’Connor, 56.3%; east-west, Pam and Lance Pollock, 61.7%; Alicia Kokipinski and Art Morth, 56.9%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – North-south, Judie Bailey and Bob Lederhouse, 56.79%; Barbara and John Scott, 54.29%; Paula and James Jones, 53.93%; east-west, Rich Cramer-Benjamin and Sushil Amlani, 58.75%; Ed Harman and Kathy Fenn, 55%; Eugene Giorgini and Paul Capen, 53.75%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Howell. (Tie) Edith Moran and Anne Clancy, John and Barbara Scott, 53.70%; Ed Harman and Connie Swick, 53.24%; Dick and Bernie Czarnecki, 52.78%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. (Tie) Diana Brown and Pamela Murphy, Shirley Thompson and David Mathis, 71.88%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 60%; Bill Rich and Jim Tao, 57%; east-west, Mike Brown and Ron Fill, 60%; Bruce and Jill Brown, 59%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, George Mayers and Marian Morber, 65%; Chuck Heimerl and Joe Huber, 52%; east-west, Marv Feuerstein and Dave Stroud, 66%; Bram and Terry Hamovitch, 58%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Pearl Brenner and Harris Goldstein, 71.7%; Mary Blanchard and Ruth Jones, 59.4%; east-west, Priscilla Bretschger and Carmen Caruana, 65.6%; (tie) Jerry Stange and Dottie Potembski, Bill Hambridge and Sandy Recoon, 50.6%.

Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Bill Adolf and Bill Rogers, 72%; Erna Pirman and Stan Kozlowski, 59%.