The Bridge Club of
’s annual meeting takes place Sunday, Oct. 14, with a potluck lunch at 1:30 p.m. and a unit-rated game at 2:30 that’s free for club members. The club offers lunch by Jim Gullo at its 10:30 a.m. game Friday. Buffalo
* * *
Club offers double and triple-point games all week, with an 11 a.m. starting time now in effect for all regular weekday games. Airport Bridge
Special games include a double session on Wednesday, Oct. 17, with pairs at 10 a.m. and a triple-point Swiss teams game at 1:30 p.m. offering gold points; and 36-board triple-point Swiss team games, also with gold points, from 11 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, and again next Saturday, Oct. 20.
* * *
The Buffalo Spooktacular Regional Tournament takes place Tuesday, Oct. 23, to Sunday, Oct. 28, in the Grand Island Holiday Inn,
100 Whitehaven Road at East River Road. For info, click on this link: http://www.unit116.com/images/2012Spook.pdf.
* * *
Eight Is Enough!, a team game staged annually by Western New York Unit 116, guarantees a combination of experienced and inexperienced players. Each team is allowed a maximum of eight “points” determined on the following schedule:
Players with 2000-plus points = 3.
Life masters with fewer than 2000 points = 2.
Non-life masters or fewer than 500 points = 1.
Unit 116’s next Eight Is Enough! game takes place at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, in the Bridge Center of Buffalo,
3362 Sheridan Drive, Amherst.
For partnerships and help forming teams, call Tova Reinhorn at 632-2056 (home) or 994-1582 (cell), or Dian Petrov at 688-1226 (home) or 238-2230 (cell). Their email addresses are email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
* * *
Looking for local bridge clubs on the web?
: Center of Buffalo
* * *
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. Duplicate Bridge
* * *
Week of Oct. 1 to Oct. 7
Week of Oct. 1 to Oct. 7
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
Bridge Center of Buffalo Wednesday morning – North-south, A: Gene Finton and Christy Kellogg, 57.64%; B: Fran Kurtz and Susan Bergman, 56.80%; Jill Wooldridge and Meg Klamp, 55.76%; Berta Brown and Anne Watkins, 54.28%; C: Pat Lakeman and Elaine Moon, 43.49%; east-west, A: Fred Yellen and Bud Seidenberg, 61.93%; B: Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 61.46%; C: Carol Bedell and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 50.84%.
evening – Howell. A: Meg Klamp and Eugene Harvey, 60%; Chris Urbanek and Saleh Fetouh, 54%; B: (tie) Catherine Majewski and Bonnie Bryar-Elgar, Bob Olin and Ginny Panaro, 48%. Center of Buffalo Wednesday
evening – ACBL Instant Match Point Game. North-south, A: Gene Finton and Dian Petrov, 62.56%; B/C: Richard Cramer-Benjamin and Jeff Bender, 50.93%; east-west, A/B: Nancy Wolstoncroft and John Ziemer, 67.37%; C: Gaurang Sheth and Gabriel Tannenbaum, 59.71%; Saleh Fetouh and David Hemmer, 58.33%; Norm St. Denis and Chris Urbanek, 54.29%. Center of Buffalo Thursday
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A/B/C: Eleanor Whelan and Carlton Stone, 61.31%; Meg Klamp and Joan Rose, 59.52%; Berta Brown and Stan Kozlowski, 55.95%; east-west, A/B: Harry Cheung and Susan Bergman, 59.82%; Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 58.93%; C: Helen Panza and Ed Drozen, 49.11%.
noon – North-south, A: Stan Kozlowski and Chris Urbanek, 64.58%; B: Eileen Karnofsky and Claire Gareleck, 62.20%; C: Pat Lakeman and Helen Panza, 49.11%; east-west, A: Bob Olin and Bob Feasley, 61.90%; B/C: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 56.55%; Rita Sofia and Anne Watkins, 54.76%. Center of Buffalo Saturday
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Bill Boardman and Ken Meier, 65.63%; Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 60.42%; Beverly Mallon and Denise Tait, 59.72%; Jim Hoover and Phil Kader, 52.08%; Rob Hessel and Jane Larcom, 50%.
Monday morning – North-south, A: Meg Klamp and Judy Graf, 58.33%; B: Claire Gareleck and Elizabeth Young, 55.95%; C: Mike Mesirov and Jo Finton, 47.32%; east-west, A/B: Dorothy and Ed Rupp, 66.96%; Bud Seidenberg and Fred Yellen, 65.48%; C: Stew Brenner and Ron Helfman, 44.05%. Meridian
Meridian Monday evening – Club Appreciation Game. Howell. A: Bill Rushmore and Art Morth, 62.89%; Bert Hargeshimer and Judy Graf, 61.7%; B: Gwilym Brick and Dan Blatz, 43.21%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Helen Neubert and Howard Strauss, 57.1%; Eleanor Murray and Fred Nadel, 51.9%; east-west, Estelle Gafter and Esther Greene, 68.9%; Bette Seifert and Betty Bowling, 61.1%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Ann Goodyear and Wilson McClaren, 55%; east-west, Elaine Wegrzyn and Alan Ohloeft, 54%.
Friday Dupliclub – Howell. Jennifer and Peter Reynolds, 68%; Angela Curtis and Sandra Mancussen, 56%.
– North-south, Lou Lombardi and Marie Lanza, 61%; east-west, Christel and Frank Bernard, 58%. Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday