Thursday, July 24, 2014

Duplicate Bridge: July 26

The Airport Bridge Club begins a temporary schedule change today, Saturday, July 26, when the lesson and game will begin at 10:30 and 11:45 a.m., respectively, 15 minutes earlier than usual.
Daytime games from Monday, July 28, to Friday, Aug. 1, all will begin at noon, an hour later than usual. All daytime games next week will offer triple points. So will the weekly Beat Bill game with a cash jackpot, which will be played at its normal time, 7:15 p.m. Monday.
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The Bridge Center of Buffalo holds an extra-point Slam Zone game at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 27, where all hands have slam potential. Normal fee plus $5 includes pizza, salad, beer and soft drinks. Call John Bielinski at 481-1966 for info.
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Mini-lessons are offered before many games at the Bridge Center of Buffalo. For info, call 834-4222 or click this link.
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The email newsletter from the Airport Bridge Club now comes from a new address, bill@airportbridgeclub.com. The club requests that you add this to your safe domain list. To be added to the email list, call 836-7016.
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Western New York Unit 116 has updated its schedule of unit-sponsored games for 2014. It includes:
Club-hosted unit game – Wednesday morning, Aug. 20. Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.
Step Back in Time game – Sunday, Aug. 24. Herschell Carrousel Museum, 180 Townsend St., North Tonawanda. 11 a.m., tour museum. Noon, picnic. 1 p.m., pairs game. $10 unit members. Ticket deadline: Aug. 20.
Club-hosted unit game – Wednesday evening, Aug. 27. Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.
Eight Is Enough team game – Sunday, Nov. 9. Airport Bridge Club, 247 Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga.
Annual meeting and game – Saturday, Dec. 6, Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville.  
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Tournament calendar
Burt Garrell Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 4, to Sunday, Aug. 10. For info, click this link.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Sept. 12, to Sunday, Sept. 14. For info, click this link.
Great Lakes Sectional – Erie Bridge Center, 1221 Grant Ave., Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21. For info, click this link.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 11, and Sunday, Oct. 12.
Buffalo Regional – Events Center at the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg. Tuesday, Oct. 21, to Sunday, Oct. 26. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov. 9.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – Monday, Dec. 8, to Sunday, Dec. 14. 
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Holiday Inn (Cleveland) South, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.
61st Niagara District Sectional – Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, Ont., Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, to Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, April 17, 2015, to Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Willliamsville. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, to Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015.
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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 or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson attained a career total of 1,700 master points over Memorial Day weekend. 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 July 14 to July 20
  ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
    
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B: June Feuerstein and Dale Anderson, 57.23%; C: Ron Henrikson and Nancy Kessler, 55.95%; east-west, A: Mike Kisiel and Alex Miller, 65.05%; B/C;  Nelson Torre and Gerry Hooley, 55.95%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday evening – ACBL Membership Game. North-south: A/B: Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 66.09%; C: Miri Salamone-Burnett and Paula Salamone, 48.12%; east-west, A: Tom Fraas and Judi Marshall, 61.43%; B/C: Ron and Cynthia Helfman, 48.85%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A/B: Vince Pesce and John Ziemer, 61%; C: Mary Terrana and Pat Lakeman, 50.38%; east-west, A/B/C: Linda Wynes and Jan Hasselback, 55.99%. 
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B: Bill Boardman and Martin Pieterse, 57.57%; C: Nadine Stein and Ron Helfman, 53.15%; east-west, A: Brian Block and Cleveland Fleming, 57.10%; B/C: Paul Zatulove and Nancy Littenberg, 56.08%. 
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B/C: Christine Malarkey and Ed Drozen, 58.93%; east-west, A: John Ziemer and Liz Clark, 72.92%; B: Martin and Barbara Pieterse, 59.52%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Ruth Wurster, 34.52%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Tom Fraas and Judi Marshall, 60.02%; B/C: Phyllis Wilkinson and Elsie Rogers, 59.48%; east-west, A: Jerry Geiger and John Ziemer, 62.90%; B/C: Ron and Cynthia Helfman, 57.69%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – NAP Qualifier. Howell. A: Shirley Cassety and Ross Markello, 65.48%; B: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 56.55%; C: Sandra Rifkin and Mike Mesirov, 50%; Joe Rooney and Ron Henrikson, 49.40%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Monday noon – 99ers. North-south, A/B/C: Janice Sufrin and Marion Lavigne, 66.67%; James McClure and Bill Noltee, 64.17%; east-west, A: Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 62.86%; B/C: Katherine Quinn and Marcia Frankel, 55%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A/B/C: Marilyn Wortzman and Jeffrey Oshlag, 56.25%; David Whitt and Carl McMurtry, 55.36%; east-west, A: Paula Rosen and Maryann Szafran, 59.95%; B: Rao Perala and Elizabeth Beishline, 58.93%; C: Jean Weinstein and Mickey Martin, 58.67%; Heather Roberts and Sandra Morrison, 58.63%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Jay Levy and Roger Woodin, 65.77%; Berta Brown and Joanne Kelley, 59.52%; B: Claire Gareleck and Pat Burns, 52.38%; C: Ted Kahn and Terrence Camp, 45.24%; east-west, A/B: David Millward and Adrian Figliotti, 68.75%; Jerry Geiger and Stan Kozlowski, 56.55%; C: Carol Bedell and Gary Schmitt, 49.11%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday evening – Howell. A: Cathy Majewski and Teresa Fraas, 59.38%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A/B: Gene Nawotniak and Libbie Neuner, 58.93%; Joyce Greenspan and Richard McGowan, 58.33%; Ted Kahn and Brian Block, 57.02%; east-west, A/B: Jane Roberts and Laura Houghtaling, 61.01%; Janet Dimet and Adrian Figliotti, 60.42%; Sandra Morrison and Heather Roberts, 55.48%; C: Jeff Thier and Lynn Witmer, 51.36%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: Bob Olin and Madhav Deshmukh, 58.22%; B: Ken Meier and Peter Shui, 56.83%; C: Sushil Amlani and Jasbeer Makhija, 50.41%; east-west, A: Gene Finton and Dian Petrov, 59.69%; Fred Yellen and Judy Graf, 59.55%; B: John Lyth and Gary Schmitt, 55.85%; C: John and Martha Welte, 54.05%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A: (tie) Pat Lakeman and Judie Bailey, Jay Levy and Judy Padgug, 56.48%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 70.14%; Liz Clark and Joan Rose, 59.26%; B: Cathy Majewski and Pat Rasmus, 56.25%; C: Barbara Landree and Betty Metz, 42.59%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A/B/C: Cathy Majewski and John Marvin, 59.72%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Joe Miranda and David Larcom, 62.59%; Enid Sweet and Ann Battaglia, 56.67%; (tie) James Downing and David Floyd, Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 54.07%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – A: Stan Kozlowski and Judy Padgug, 62.38%; Chris Urbanek and Jay Levy, 58.93%; B: Adrian Figliotti and Usha Khurana, 54.59%; Ken Meier and Dorothy May, 52.98%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Joyce Kindt and Ron Fill, 60.4%; Bill Rich and Gene Nowatniak, 56.3%; east-west, Margaret and Bob Rivard, 57.9%; David and Dorde Donaldson, 52.4%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – Howell. A: Roy Crocker and John Lewis, 58%; B: Dan Blatz and Gwilym Brick, 57%; C: Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 50%. 
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Howell. A: Roy Crocker and Marge Schomers, 65%; B: Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 62%; C: Carol Neuhaus and Bob Lederhouse, 54%.
Unit 116 Picnic Sunday morning – A: John Ziemer and Jerry Geiger, 65.94%; Jay Levy and Bud Seidenberg, 65.91%; B/C: Jan and Carl Hasselback, 63.77%.
Unit 116 Picnic Sunday afternoon – Section A. A/B: Bob and Judy Padgug, 62.82%; C: Rich Cramer-Benjamin and Jeff Bender, 60.56%. Section B. A/B: Penny Shui and Ken Meier, 63.43%; Teresa Fraas and Cathy Majewski, 61.81%; C: Jan and Carl Hasselback, 57.64%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Howell. Diana Brown and David Mathis, 62.50%; Pearl and Vivian Harris, 52.50%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Martin Schaus and Peg Gorham, 58%; Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 54%; east-west, Herb Falk and Marvin Feuerstein, 62%; Alicia Kolipinski and Betty Beishline, 59%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Peg Gorham and George Mayers, 60%; Bruce and Jill Brown, 55%; east-west, Tim Hartnett and David Young, 58%; Marvin Feuerstein and Ross Markello, 53%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Sandy Recoon and Fred Nadel, 56.3%; Lil Ungerleider and Ruth Williams, 50.6%; Pris Bretschger and Sallie Steele, 49.4%; east-west, Nita Ferrell and Ruth Killeen, 70%; Betty Bowling and Charlie Banta, 58.8%; Teddy and David Speser, 56.3%.
Friday Dupliclub – Howell. Angela Curtis and Sandy Marcussen, 64.8%; Peter and Jennifer Reynolds, 61.2%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Lou Lombardi and Marie Lanza, 73.3%; Corrine Stuart and Ron Fill, 49.4%; east-west, Lynda Pettit and Kay Brinkman, 68.3%; Idamae Klipfel and Bob Rivard, 58.8%.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Duplicate Bridge: July 19

The Bridge Center of Buffalo offers NAP qualifier games with extra points at all sessions Wednesday, July 23, to next Saturday, July 26. On Sunday, July 27, a special Slam Zone game will be held at 1:30 p.m. For info, call John Bielinski at 481-1966.
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The Airport Bridge Club awards triple points at games at noon today after the 10:45 a.m. lesson; at 11 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday; and at the Beat Bill jackpot game at 7:15 p.m. Monday, July 21.
Double point NAP qualifier games will be played at 11 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday. The club will have a double-point Swiss team game at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 27. For info and partners, call 603-6943.
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Mini-lessons are offered before many games at the Bridge Center of Buffalo. Call 834-4222 for info. 
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The email newsletter from the Airport Bridge Club now comes from a new address, bill@airportbridgeclub.com. The club requests that you add this to your safe domain list. To be added to the email list, call 836-7016.
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Western New York Unit 116 has updated its schedule of unit-sponsored games for 2014. It includes:
Club-hosted unit game – Wednesday morning, Aug. 20. Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.
Step Back in Time game – Sunday, Aug. 24. Herschell Carrousel Museum, 180 Townsend St., North Tonawanda. 11 a.m., tour museum. Noon, picnic. 1 p.m., pairs game. $10 unit members. Ticket deadline: Aug. 20.
Club-hosted unit game – Wednesday evening, Aug. 27. Bridge Center of Buffalo, 3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.
Eight Is Enough team game – Sunday, Nov. 9. Airport Bridge Club, 247 Cayuga Road, Cheektowaga.
Annual meeting and game – Saturday, Dec. 6, Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville.  
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Tournament calendar
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion Hall, 453 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Today, Saturday, July 19, and Sunday, July 20. For info, click this link. See “Event Schedule.”
Burt Garrell Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 4, to Sunday, Aug. 10. For info, click this link.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Sept. 12, to Sunday, Sept. 14. For info, click this link.
Great Lakes Sectional – Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 11, and Sunday, Oct. 12.
Buffalo Regional – Events Center at the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg. Tuesday, Oct. 21, to Sunday, Oct. 26. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov. 9.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – Monday, Dec. 8, to Sunday, Dec. 14. 
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Holiday Inn (Cleveland) South, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.
61st Niagara District Sectional – Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, Ont., Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, to Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, April 17, 2015, to Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Willliamsville. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, to Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015.
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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 or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson attained a career total of 1,700 master points over Memorial Day weekend. 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 July 7 to July 13
  ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
   
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Judi Marshall and John Ziemer, 53.37%; B: Nancy Littenberg and Judie Bailey, 53.10%; C: Nadine Stein and Cynthia Helfman, 46.14%; east-west, A: Bob Andersen and Barbara Libby, 64.80%; B: John Kirsits and Nancy Kessler, 59.90%; C: Paul Zatulove and Mike Mesirov, 48.60%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday evening – NAP Qualifier. Howell. A: Alan Greer and partner, 68%; B: Gabe Tannenbaum and Rich Cramer-Benjamin, 52%; Bill Boardman and Paula Kotowski, 50%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B: Linda Vassallo and Wilson McClaren, 64.58%; C: Mary Terrana and Pat Lakeman, 53.28%; east-west, A: Shirley Cassety and Marian Morber, 58.47%; B/C: Gina Campbell and Susie Weathers, 52.91%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – NAP Qualifier. Howell. A: Ron and Cynthia Helfman, 61.60%; Paul Ganley and Mike Kisiel, 59.49%; B: Jean Macdonald and Myra Razik, 50.93%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A: Barbara Libby and Joe Rooney, 61.75%; B: Dianne Bloom and Dale Anderson, 54%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Christine Malarkey, 53.25%; east-west, A: Harry Cheung and John Ziemer, 60.08%; B: Ken Meier and John Kirsits, 58.33%; C: Janet Frisch and Bob Kaprove, 45.42%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – ACBL-wide International Fund Game. North-south, A: Tom Fraas and Judi Marshall, 57.35%; B: Usha Khurana and Barbara Libby, 53.66%; C: Mary Terrana and June Feuerstein, 49.05%; east-west, A: Chuck Schorr and John Ziemer, 66.67%; B/C: Isabelle Banas and Jane O'Connor, 49.28%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Charity Club Championship. Howell. A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and partner, 71.10%; B: Art Matthies and Mike Silverman, 58.33%; Joe Rooney and Cleveland Fleming, 52.18%; C: Sandra Rifkin and Mike Mesirov, 47.86%; Al Dickman and Chuck Heimerl, 45.64%.
Airport Bridge Club Sunday morning – Charity Club Championship. Swiss Teams. A/B: Rich Cramer-Benjamin, Thom Burnett, Paula Salamone, Miri Salamone-Burnett, 53 VPs.
Airport Bridge Club Sunday afternoon – Charity Club Championship. Swiss Teams. A: Shakeel Ahmad, Manju Ceylony, Jerry Geiger, John Ziemer, 54 VPs; B: Chuck Schorr, Joe Rooney, Dorothy May, Mike Silverman, 49 VPs.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Sudhakar Perala and Joe Miranda, 57.95%; B/C: (tie) Bonne Hall and Carol Roth, Susan Levy and Elizabeth Beishline, 54.36%; Usha Khurana and Joyce Greenspan, 54.17%; east-west, A/B/C: Marilyn Wortzman and Jeffrey Oshlag, 60.42%; Jeff Thier and Lynn Witmer,  57.95%; Jean Weinstein and Mickey Martin, 57.39%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: David Millward and Meg Klamp, 62.80%; B/C: Jo Nasoff-Finton and Judy Zeckhauser, 53.27%; east-west, A: Stan Kozlowski and Jerry Geiger, 64.29%; B: Allen Beroza and Tova Reinhorn, 56.85%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday evening – Howell. A/B/C: Thomas Koralewski and Sandra England, 58.69%; Bill Rushmore and Saleh Fetouh, 58.45%; Chris Urbanek and Joan Rose, 57.76%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A/B/C: James McClure and Paula Rosen, 64.09%; Joan Smith and Fran Witnauer, 59.48%; Carla Press and Agi Maisel, 57.43%; Ann Coughlin and Bob Olin, 55.74%; east-west, A/B/C: Elizabeth Beishline and Lou Di Lorenzo, 63.43%; Adrian Figliotti and Janet Dimet, 56.42%; Judith Babat and Judy Zeckhauser, 55.53%; Jane Roberts and Laura Houghtaling, 55.36%; Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 54.68%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: Jim Gullo and Cathy Majewski, 65.34%; Bert Hargesheimer and Linda Burroughsford, 56.06%; B: Sandra Marcussen and Joyce Kindt, 55.68%; C: Joe Peters and Eugene Giorgini, 54.55%; Pat Rasmus and Ken Meier, 54.17%; east-west, A: Bud Seidenberg and Saleh Fetouh, 64.58%; B: Elaine Universal and Teresa Fraas, 61.93%; Penny Shui and Mike Ryan, 57.58%; Thomas Koralewski and Bob Padgug, 55.49%; C: John and Martha Welte, 44.51%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Elaine Kurasiewicz and Carol Bedell, 57.74%; Jim Gullo and Fred Yellen, 56.85%; east-west, A: Joan Rose and Judy Graf, 66.37%; Jay Levy and Elaine Universal, 56.25%; B/C: Cynthia and Ron Helfman, 54.17%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A/B: Elaine Universal and Cathy Majewski, 63%; C: John and Martha Welte, 60%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Art Schumacher and Ken Meier, 66.82%; Darcy Young and Bob Farwell, 62.73%; Joe Benenati and Chuck Cookson, 59.09%; (tie) Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, Bob and Joan Cisak, 56.82%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – A: Judy Graf and Elaine Universal, 60.50%; Donna Steffan and Jim Gullo, 59.81%; B: Gene Finton and Kamil Bishara, 57.04%; Ted Kahn and Dian Petrov, 55.47%; C: Andrei Reinhorn and Joyce Greenspan, 54.54%; Bernie and Dick Czarnecki, 51.07%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Peter Reynolds and Art Morth, 63.8%; Nancy Acara and Gabe Tannenbaum, 53.8%; east-west, Janet Frisch and Frank Schlehr, 59.9%; Jennifer Reynolds and Chuck Heimerl, 55.7%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening (July 1) – A: Judie Bailey and Bob Lederhouse, 61%; B: Beena and Madhav Deshmukh, 51.2%; C: Paul Capen and Jean Rosenthal, 50.6%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon (July 5) – Roy Crocker and Miriam Regnet, 58%; Edie Moran and Anne Clancy, 57%; (tie) Ted Kahn and Paul Capen, Elve Johnston and Dave Larcom, 53.5%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening (July 8) – Howell. A: Walt Olszewski and Sushil Amlani, 60%; B: Dale Schlyer and Jean Rosenthal, 59%; C: Gwilym Brick and Dan Blatz, 52%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon (July 12) – Howell. A: (tie) Connie Swick and Bob Lederhouse, Roy Crocker and Dave Larcom, 54%; B: (tie) Carol Neuhaus and Rita Haley, Anne Clancy and Edie Moran, 52%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Vivian and Pearl Harris, 54.19%; Andreada and James Pruitt, 53.13%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 62%; Bill Rich and Rita Spada, 59%; east-west, Joanne Zavarella and Martin Schaus, 59%; Carol Neuhaus and Toni Gartner, 54%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Peg Gorham and George Mayers, 67%; Toni Gartner and Carol Neuhaus, 58%; east-west, Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 61%; Martin Schaus and Ruth Walsh, 57%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Jeannette Reid and Dick Munschauer, 62.5%; Pris Bretschger and Sallie Steele, 51.6%; Sandy Recoon and Fred Nadel, 45.3%; east-west, Teddy and David Speser, 72.8%; Ruth Killeen and Emily Wettlaufer, 45.3%; (tie) Betty Bowling and Bette Seifert, Betty Ferrick and Ruth Lansing, 43.8%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Fenton Harrison and Stan Kozlowski, 69%; east-west, Elsie Rogers and Bill Westley, 73%.
College Club Duplicate – Howell. Bonnie Botsford and Marcia Scott, 58.33%; Linda Franchell and Betty Loucks, 55.55%; Mary Akman and Dorinne Ebel, 50.92%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Mike and Pat Weber, 65.6%; Lynda Pettit and Kay Brinkman, 53.3%; east-west, Paul Morgante and Esther Ferris, 65%; Eileen Bisantz and Nancy Hoffman, 63.7%.

Thursday, July 10, 2014

Duplicate Bridge: July 12

The Airport Bridge Club has double point games at noon today, Saturday, July 12, after the lesson at 10:45 a.m.; and at 11 a.m. Monday, July 14, and Wednesday, July 16. There are double-point Swiss teams with free pizza at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 13.
The club has triple point games at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 15; Thursday, July 17; and Friday, July 18; and at a free $144 jackpot game at 7:15 p.m. Monday, July 14, preceded by a potluck at 6:45.
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Deadline is Tuesday, July 15, to get tickets for the Unit 116 picnic at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 20, at the Erie County Fairgrounds in Hamburg. For info, call Paul Zittel at 992-4794.
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Mini-lessons are offered before many games at the Bridge Center of Buffalo. Call 834-4222 for info. 
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The email newsletter from the Airport Bridge Club now comes from a new address, bill@airportbridgeclub.com. The club requests that you add this to your safe domain list. To be added to the email list, call 836-7016.
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Western New York Unit 116 has updated its schedule of unit-sponsored games for 2014. It includes:
Step Back in Time game – Sunday, Aug. 24. Herschell Carrousel Museum, 180 Townsend St., North Tonawanda. 11 a.m., tour museum. Noon, picnic. 1 p.m., pairs game. $10 unit members. Ticket deadline: Aug. 20.
Annual meeting and game – Saturday, Dec. 6, Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville.  
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Tournament calendar
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road (Route 15) West Henrietta. Today, Saturday, July 12, and Sunday, July 13. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion Hall, 453 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 19, and Sunday, July 20. For info, click this link. See “Event Schedule.”
Burt Garrell Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 4, to Sunday, Aug. 10. For info, click this link.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Sept. 12, to Sunday, Sept. 14. For info, click this link.
Great Lakes Sectional – Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 11, and Sunday, Oct. 12.
Buffalo Regional – Events Center at the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg. Tuesday, Oct. 21, to Sunday, Oct. 26. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov. 9.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – Monday, Dec. 8, to Sunday, Dec. 14. 
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Holiday Inn (Cleveland) South, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.
61st Niagara District Sectional – Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, Ont., Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, to Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, April 17, 2015, to Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Willliamsville. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, to Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015.
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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 or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson attained a career total of 1,700 master points over Memorial Day weekend. 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 30 to July 6
  ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
   
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B: Martin and Barbara Pieterse, 57.50%; C: Nelson Torre and Gerry Hooley, 47.08%; east-west, A: Cleveland Fleming and Jerry Geiger, 60.83%; B: John Kirsits and Nancy Kessler, 55%; C: (tie) Lois Tatelman and Dede Kluckhohn, Bill Regan and Paula Kotowski, 45.42%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday evening – Howell. Alan Greer and partner, 64.81%; Gabe Tannenbaum and Rich Cramer-Benjamin, 53.70%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Chuck Schorr and Barbara Libby, 64.32%; B: Brian Block and Bill Boardman, 60.16%; C: Patricia Lakeman and Mary Terrana, 47.13%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and Harry Cheung, 62.04%; B: Nancy Kessler and Martin Pieterse, 57.41%; C: Ruth Wurster and Jan Hasselback, 55.32%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – Charity Club Championship. Howell. A: Elaine Kurasiewicz and Jim Mathis, 59.90%; Jerry Geiger and Cleveland Fleming, 58.33%; B: Chuck Schorr and Mike Silverman, 56.25%; C: Brian Block and Ron Henrikson, 54.17%; Ruth Wurster and Barbara Sadkin, 47.92%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A/B/C: Barbara and Martin Pieterse, 60.83%; east-west, A: Barbara Libby and Vince Pesce, 60.83%; B: Helen Panza and Mike Silverman, 60%; C: Marilyn Sultz and Ruth Wurster, 46.67%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Tom Fraas and Judi Marshall, 66.44%; Ken Meier and Jim Mathis, 58.92%; B: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 53.85%; Eva Schmidt and Bill Boardman, 53.83%; C: Alex Miller and Ron Henrikson, 41.25%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – NAP Qualifier. Howell. A: Paul Zatulove and Jerry Geiger, 66.64%; B: Christine Malarkey and Ron Henrikson, 56%; (tie) Michael and Ruth Kozower, Dorothy May and Carolyn Siracuse, 47%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Elizabeth Young and Chip Kean, 59.67%; Denise Mattingly and Joe Miranda, 59.40%; B: Eugene Nawotniak and Richard McGowan, 54.64%; C: Jeffrey Oshlag and Marilyn Wortzman, 43.77%; east-west, A/B: Sandra Silverberg and Ginger Maiman, 63.53%; C: Jennifer and Peter Reynolds, 59.13%; Laura Houghtaling and Jane Roberts, 55.78%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Joanne Kelley and Judy Padgug, 55.99%; Stan Kozlowski and Ten-Pao Lee, 55.21%; B: Fran Kurtz and Susan Bergman, 54.17%; C: Pat Lakeman and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 51.39%; east-west, A: Fred Yellen and Bud Seidenberg, 63.19%; Judy Graf and Donna Steffan, 56.25%; Joan Rose and Jay Levy, 54.63%; B/C: Gary Schmitt and Tova Reinhorn, 54.40%; Sue Neubecker and Jeanne Gladysz, 54.17%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday evening – Howell. A/B: Jim Gullo and Eugene Harvey, 60.12%; Claire Gareleck and Dian Petrov, 59.62%; Chris Urbanek and Saleh Fetouh, 58.93%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A/B: Fran Witnauer and Joan Smith, 66.38%; James McClure and Jo Nasoff-Finton, 64.17%; Eugene Nawotniak and Adrian Figliotti, 55.08%; C: Christine Grant and Mickey Martin, 52.10%; east-west, A/B: Sharon Wilcox and Janet Dimet, 65.41%; Laura Houghtaling and Jane Roberts, 55.58%; C: Mary Ball and Joyce Frayer, 50.50%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: Bert Hargesheimer and Christy Kellogg, 69.79%; B/C: Ten-Pao Lee and Linda Burroughsford, 57.81%; east-west, A: Pat Rasmus and Gene Finton, 64.58%; Dan and Sharon Gerstman, 59.95%; Jim Gullo and Fred Yellen, 56.48%; B: Bob Olin and Gaurang Sheth, 50.69%; C: Jasbeer Makhija and Sushil Amlani, 46.76%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Saturday noon – Howell. A/B: (tie) Bob Olin and Stan Kozlowski, Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, 60%; John and Martha Welte, 57%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 61.37%; Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 58.18%; Merton and Colleen Haynes, 55%; (tie) Mike Apa and Jane Larcom, Bob and Joan Ciszak, 54.09%; Enid Sweet and Ann Battaglia, 51.37%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, Meg Klamp and Judy Padgug, 63.27%; Elaine Kurasiewicz and Eleanor Whelan, 51.81%; Bob Olin and Ted Kahn, 50.48%; east-west, Betty Metz and Carol Bedell, 57.73%; Bob Padgug and Gene Finton, 55.74%; Paul Zittel and Tova Reinhorn, 54.70%.
Other clubs
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 63%; Chuck Heimerl and Marion Morber, 53%; east-west, Lorey Repicci and Joe Day, 62%; Alicia Kolipinski and Joanne Zavarella, 54%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south,  Cindy Darone and Elaine LiVigne, 60%; Herb Falk and Marv Feuerstein, 53%; east-west, Sam Grossman and George Mayers, 67%; Jeff Peters and Karen Synor, 51%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Ruth Jones and Evie Miller, 62.5%; Ruth Williams and Lil Ungerleider, 59.2%; Jeannette Reid and Dick Munschauer, 50%; east-west, Ruth Lansing and Libby Neuner, 59.4%; Joe Fiore and Bernie Myer, 56.3%; Nita Ferrell and Ruth Killeen, 53.1%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Anne Goodyear and Dianne Bloom, 55%; east-west, Elaine Wegrzyn and Jan Roalsvig, 58%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Lou Lombardi and Marie Lanza, 60.9%; Pat and Mike Weber, 55.2%; east-west, Lynda Pettit and Kay Brinkman, 71.2 %; Idamae Klipfel and Bob Rivard, 60.6%.

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Duplicate Bridge: July 5

The ACBL-Wide International Fund pairs game will play  at noon Friday, July 11, at the Airport Bridge Club. Hand records and analysis will be provided.
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The Airport Bridge Club has triple point pairs games at noon today, Saturday, July 5, after the lesson at 10:45 a.m.; at 11 a.m. and at the $100 prize Beat Bill game at 7:15 p.m. Monday, July 7, and at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 9. The club’s other games next week will offer double points.
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All games at the Bridge Center of Buffalo are triple-point games Wednesday, July 9, to next Saturday, July 12.
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Ticket deadline is Tuesday, July 15, for the annual Unit 116 picnic at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 20, in the Grandstand Casino Room at the Erie County Fairgrounds in Hamburg. For info, call Paul Zittel at 992-4794.
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Mini-lessons are offered before many games at the Bridge Center of Buffalo. Call 834-4222 for info. 
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The email newsletter from the Airport Bridge Club now comes from a new address, bill@airportbridgeclub.com. The club requests that you add this to your safe domain list. To be added to the email list, call 836-7016.
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Western New York Unit 116 has updated its schedule of unit-sponsored games for 2014. It includes:
Step Back in Time game – Sunday, Aug. 24. Herschell Carrousel Museum, 180 Townsend St., North Tonawanda. 11 a.m., tour museum. Noon, picnic. 1 p.m., pairs game. $10 unit members. Ticket deadline: Aug. 20.
Annual meeting and game – Saturday, Dec. 6, Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville.  
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Tournament calendar
Rochester Summer Sectional – Moose Club, 5375 West Henrietta Road (Route 15) West Henrietta. Saturday, July 12, and Sunday, July 13. For info, click this link.
Hamilton Sectional – Royal Canadian Legion Hall, 453 Limeridge Road East, Hamilton, Ont. Saturday, July 19, and Sunday, July 20. For info, click this link. See “Event Schedule.”
Burt Garrell Syracuse Regional – Holiday Inn, 441 Electronics Parkway, Liverpool. Monday, Aug. 4, to Sunday, Aug. 10. For info, click this link.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Sept. 12, to Sunday, Sept. 14. For info, click this link.
Great Lakes Sectional – Erie, Pa. Saturday, Sept. 20, and Sunday, Sept. 21.
Rochester Fall Sectional – Saturday, Oct. 11, and Sunday, Oct. 12.
Buffalo Regional – Events Center at the Erie County Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg. Tuesday, Oct. 21, to Sunday, Oct. 26. For info, click this link.
Finger Lakes Sectional – Canandaigua. Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday, Nov. 9.
District 5 Winter Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) – Monday, Dec. 8, to Sunday, Dec. 14. 
Cleveland Rock and Roll Regional – Holiday Inn (Cleveland) South, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, to Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.
61st Niagara District Sectional – Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, Ont., Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, to Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Williamsville. Friday, April 17, 2015, to Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Buffalo Fall Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall, 6777 Main St., Willliamsville. Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, to Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015.
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Bridge club websites:
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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 or dahotwings@aol.com. Office phone is (716) 849-4420.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson attained a career total of 1,700 master points over Memorial Day weekend. 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 23 to June 29
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
  
Airport Bridge Club Monday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A/B/C: Don and Christine Grant, 54.58%; east-west, A: John Ziemer and Harry Cheung, 59.50%; B: Jean Macdonald and Paula Salamone, 57.42%.
Airport Bridge Club Monday evening – Howell. Alan Greer and partner, 57.41%; (tie) Gabe Tannenbaum and Rich Cramer-Benjamin, Paula Salamone and Cleveland Fleming, 50%.
Airport Bridge Club Tuesday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A: Jerry Geiger and Mike Ryan, 59.52%; B: Dede Kluckhohn and Paula Kotowski, 56.55%; C: Ruth Wurster and June Feuerstein, 49.11%; east-west, A: Liz Clark and Judi Marshall, 67.46%; B/C: Art Aronson and Ron Henrikson, 51.32%.
Airport Bridge Club Wednesday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Walt Olszewski and Jerry Geiger, 61.67%; B: Tom Fraas and John Kirsits, 50.83%; east-west, A: Bob Linn and Harry Cheung, 63.33%; B: Martin and Barbara Pieterse, 52.08%; Bill Boardman and David Donaldson, 47.08%.
Airport Bridge Club Thursday morning – Charity Club Championship. North-south, A/B: Helen Panza and Mike Silverman, 57.08%; C: Bob and Judy Kaprove, 50.42%; east-west, A: Judi Marshall and Tom Fraas, 60%; B: Martin and Barbara Pieterse, 54.17%; C: Ron Henrikson and Bill Boardman, 42.08%.
Airport Bridge Club Friday morning – NAP Qualifier. North-south, A: Ken Meier and Jim Mathis, 63.33%; B/C: Elsie Rogers and Phyllis Wilkinson, 57.08%; east-west, A: Chuck Schorr and Jerry Geiger, 60%; B: Martin Pieterse and Paula Kotowski, 52.08%; C: Joe Rooney and Ron Henrikson, 47.08%.
Airport Bridge Club Saturday afternoon – Howell. A: Sushil Amlani and Walt Olszewski, 63.10%; Art Matthies and Mike Silverman, 60.71%; B/C: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 48.81%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Tuesday noon – Non-life masters. North-south, A: Jacqueline Hanley and Joanne Zavarella, 56.25%; Joe Miranda and Denise Mattingly, 55.87%; B: James McClure and Eugne Nowatniak, 55.30%; Carla Press and Agi Maisel, 53.22%: C: Bonne and David Hall, 50.76%; east-west, A/B: Bob Mann and Ron Ferguson, 61.74%; C: Jean Weinstein and Terrence Camp, 59.85%; Paul Piciulo and Sean Bennett, 57.58%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Judy Padgug and Bud Seidenberg, 61.61%; B: Claire Gareleck and Marietta Kalman, 56.85%; Eugene Nowatniak and Adrian Figliotti, 52.08%; east-west, A: Donna Steffan and Joan Rose, 58.33%; B: Susan Bergman and Mike Mesirov, 57.14%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday evening – Howell. A: Christy Kellogg and Eugene Harvey, 60%; B: Jeff Bender and Rich Cramer-Benjamin, 59%.  
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A/B: James McClure and Eugene Nowatniak, 60.71%; Fran Witnauer and Joan Smith, 58.93%; Usha Khurana and Martha Quinn, 56.85%; east-west, A: Joyce Greenspan and Sharon Chang, 67.26%; B/C: Judy Zeckhauser and Judith Babit, 58.33%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: Nancy Wolstoncroft and Mark Pascale, 59.62%; Kathy Pollock and Chongmin Zhang, 57.17%; B: Jeanne Gladysz and Walt Olszewski, 56.82%; Judie Bailey and Jim Jacobi, 53.67%; C: Peter Shui and Ten-Pao Lee, 49.83%; east-west, A: Fred Yellen and Pat Rasmus, 59.28%; B: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 56.82%; Art Matthies and Chip Kean, 56.25%; C: Gaurang Sheth and Gabe Tannenbaum, 42.62%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A: Stan Kozlowski and Berta Brown, 63.11%; Fred Yellen and Judy Padgug, 61.54%; Meg Klamp and Christy Kellogg, 57.34%; B: Pat Burns and Lois Tatelman, 55.77%; Nancy Torrell and Rita Sofia, 50.70%; east-west, A: Harry Cheung and Liz Clark, 59.66%; Dian Petrov and Gene Finton, 58.71%; B: Adrian Figliotti and Dede Kluckhohn, 57.95%; Eleanor Whelan and Ten-Pao Lee, 55.87%.
Bridge Center of Buffalo Sunday afternoon – Member game. North-south, A/B: Joanne Kelly and Chongmin Zhang, 63.30%; C: Elaine Kurasiewicz and Andrei Reinhorn, 58.65%; east-west, A: Mike Ryan and Judy Graf, 65.54%; B: Gene and Jo Finton, 63.62%; C: Bob Padgug and Linda Burroughsford, 54.17%.
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Art Schumacher and Lillian Gotshall, 61.67%; Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 58.18%; Bob and Joan Ciszak, 55.91%; Glen and Pat Schmarder, 53.18%. 
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, Ten-Pao Lee and Eleanor Whelan, 61.05%; Dick Czarnecki and Bob Andersen, 58.80%; Rita Sofia and Anne Watkins, 50.68%; east-west, Donna Steffan and Judy Graf, 67.31%; Jeanne Gladysz and Sue Neubecker, 57.25%; Art Morth and Sharon Wilcox, 49.85%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Ron Fill and Chuck Heimerl, 59.3%; Gabe Tannenbaum and Eugene Nowatniak, 52.6%; east-west, Ed Lechner and Anne O’Connor, 60.6%; Bob Lederhouse and Art Morth, 54%.
Lockport Duplicate Tuesday evening – Barbara and John Scott, 64%; Roy Crocker and John Lewis, 58%; Madhav Deshmukh and Walt Olszewski, 55%.
Lockport Duplicate Saturday afternoon – Unit 116 Strawberry Social. A: Meg Klamp and Sharon Benz, 61.93%; B: Jim Gullo and Andrei Reinhorn, 61.55%; C: Nancy Littenberg and Hilda Fairweather, 55.49%.
Other clubs
ABA Humboldt Bridge Club Tuesday evening – Diana Brown and David Mathis, 71.05%; Garnet Wallace and Cleveland Fleming, 55%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 61%; Chuck Heimerl and Marion Morber, 59%; east-west, Alicia Kolipinski and Betty Beishline, 69%; Chuck Schauss and Joanne Zavarella, 57%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, (tie) Peg Gorham and George Mayers, Herb Falk and Marv Feuerstein, 67%; east-west, Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 58%; Toni Gartner and Carol Neuhaus, 56%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Ruth Jones and Nita Ferrell, 61.3%; Joe Fiore and Bernie Myer, 51.3%; (tie) Esther Greene and Sallie Steele, Sandy Recoon and Fred Nadel, 49.4%; east-west, Teddy and David Speser, 58.8%; Betty Bowling and Bette Seifert, 58.1%; Ruth Killeen and Emily Wettlaufer, 50.6%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – Howell. Elaine Wegrzyn and Alan Ohloeft, 68%; Sudha and Sukhanand Jain, 58%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – Howell. (Tie) Lynda Pettit and Gerry Dominski, Mike Brown and Esther Ferris, 63.2%.