The Airport Bridge Club has triple point pairs games at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 27; double point pairs at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30; and its annual Halloween celebration at 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31.
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The Bridge Center of Buffalo holds its annual meeting at 1 p.m. Nov. 3, followed by a game and pot-luck treats. Members play for free.
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The Niagara Falls, Ont., Regional Tournament will be held Tuesday, Nov. 5, to Sunday, Nov. 10, in the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 5685 Falls Ave.,
, Ont. For info, click this link. Niagara Falls
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Unit 116 has updated its schedule of unit games and special games for the rest of 2013. They include:
Unit-rated club-hosted game: Saturday, Nov. 16, 1 p.m., Lockport Duplicate Club.
Annual meeting and game: Sunday, Dec. 8, Main-Transit Fire Hall.
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District 5 Winter STaC – Monday, Dec. 9, to Sunday, Dec. 15.
Buffalo Winter Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall. Friday, Jan. 3, to Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014. For info, click this link.
St. Catharines Sectional – Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Convention Centre, 327 Ontario Street, St. Catharines, Ont., Friday, Feb. 7, to Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014.
Buffalo Spring Sectional – Main-Transit Fire Hall. Friday, April 4, to Sunday, April 6, 2014.
Toronto Easter Regional – Doubletree By Hilton Hotel, 655 Dixon Road, Toronto, Ont. Tuesday, April 15, to Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Buffalo Spooktacular Regional – Venue still TBA, Tuesday, Oct. 21, to Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.
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Bridge club websites:
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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. Duplicate Bridge
The online version contains unabridged scores and a longer list of notices. Deadline for submission of scores and notices is Tuesday night.
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A Silver Life Master since 2011, Dale Anderson reached a career total of 1,600 master points in August. He blogs about his progress toward Gold Life Master (2,500 points) and other bridge adventures here.
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Week of Oct. 14 to Oct. 20
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
morning – North-south, A/B: Berta Brown and Joanne Kelley,
58.93%; C: Tova Reinhorn and Elaine Kurasiewicz, 54.17%; east-west, A: Fred
Yellen and Bud Seidenberg, 62.50%; B:
Judy Graf and Jim Gullo, 55.06%; C: James Tao and Larry Soong, 50.30%. Center of Buffalo Wednesday
evening – Howell. A/B: (tie) Kathy Pollock and Saleh Fetouh;
Christy Kellogg and Bert Hargesheimer, 59.50%; Claire Gareleck and Gabriel
Tannenbaum, 54.50%. Center of Buffalo Wednesday
noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A: Joyce Greenspan and
Richard McGowan, 57.14%; B: Roslyn Berkovitz and Rose Bochiechio, 54.17%; C:
Judy Katz and Marcia Frankel, 46.43%; east-west, A/B/C: Jane Roberts and Hannah
Weinberg, 57.74%; Center
of Buffalo Thursday
Nawotniak and Bill Rich, 57.44%. Eugene
Bridge Center of Buffalo Thursday evening – North-south, A: Bert Hargesheimer and Pat Rasmus, 62.50%; B/C: (tie) Ten-Pao Lee and Peter Shui, Warren O'Connell and Michael Ryan, 60.42%; east-west, A: Edith Knaszak and Chris Urbanek, 66.67%; B: Chongmin Zhang and Penny Shui, 60.23%; Joel Brownstein and Jim Gullo, 57.77%; Ken Meier and Walt Olszewski, 54.55%; C: Guy Puccio and Pat Rogers, 53.41%.
morning – North-south, A/B: Fred Yellen and Jim Gullo, 65.97%;
Jeanne Gladysz and Walt Olszewski, 56.25%; C: Pat Lakeman and Judie Bailey,
55.32%; east-west, A/B: Judy Graf and Michael Ryan, 65.74%; C: Jo Finton and
Kathy Stamm, 56.71%; Jay Levy and Judy Padgug, 56.25%. Center of Buffalo Friday
noon – Howell. A: Bert Hargesheimer and Christy
Kellogg, 71.76%; B: Sharon Benz and Mary Ludwiczak, 56.02%; C: Bob Olin and
Janet Frisch, 50%. Center of Buffalo Saturday
Bridge Club of
Aurora Wednesday morning –
Glen and Pat Schmarder, 65.7%; Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, 59.93%; Darcy
Young and Bob Farwell, 58.65%; Ken Meier and Joe Rooney, 57.37%; (tie) Jim
Downing and David Floyd, Enid Sweet and Ann Battaglia, 56.42%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, Ruth Wurster and Mercedes Reinbolt, 61.01%; Howard Foster and Michael Ryan, 54.76%; Donna Steffan and Claire Gareleck, 53.57%; east-west, Jim Gullo and Judy Graf, 69.35%; Jay Levy and Fred Yellen, 57.74%; Pat Rasmus and Barbara Landree, 57.14%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Edna Fill and Nancy Acara, 59.6%; Joyce Kindt and Ron Fill, 52%; east-west, (tie) Mike and Vince Taeger, Al Dickman and Anne O’Connor, 58.9%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Bruce and Jill Brown, 58%; Bruce Burr and Russ Markello, 52%, east-west, Shirley Cassety and Sam Grossman, 69%; Joe Day and Lorey Repicci, 53%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, Joe Fiore and Bernie Myer, 77.2%; Nita Ferrell and Ruth Killeen, 55.6%; Eleanor Murray and Fred Nadel, 52.8%; east-west, Mary Blanchard and Libby Neuner, 62.2%; Sandy Recoon and Irwin Brock, 56.7%; Ruth and Eric Lansing, 53.9%.
Friday Dupliclub – North-south, Jennifer and Peter Reynolds, 62%; east-west, Dave and Moragh Stroud, 67%.
Town of Tonawanda Senior Center Wednesday – North-south, Marie Lanza and Lou Lombardi, 65.1%; Julie Ameroso and Edna Fill, 59.3%; east-west, Phyllis and Al Vogt, 61.2%; Thelma Frauenhofer and Adrienne Sakavicious, 53.1%.