The deadline is Monday, Dec. 2, for getting tickets to the Unit 116 annual meeting, luncheon and game on Sunday, Dec. 8, in Main-Transit Fire Hall,
6777 Main St., Williamsville.
Lunch will be at noon, with the meeting at 1 p.m. and the game to follow. Tickets are $13 for unit members, $17 for others. For info and partners, call Kathy Pollock at 688-0054 or e-mail BridgeKat@gmail.com.
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The Sectional Tournament at the Clubs (STaC) begins at participating sanctioned clubs Monday, Dec. 9, and continues through Sunday, Dec. 15. The Airport Bridge Club will have separate morning and afternoon pairs games during STaC Week, with a STaC Swiss teams game Dec. 15.
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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:
Click names for links.
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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 Nov. 18 to Nov. 24
ACBL Sanctioned Clubs
morning – Howell. A/B: Claire Gareleck and Pat Burns, 59.93%; Jay Levy and Jay Costello, 59.61%; Fred Yellen and Bud Seidenberg, 54.49%; C: Linda Burroughsford and Jeanne Gladysz, 51.28%. Center of Buffalo Wednesday
evening – Howell. A: Cathy Majewski and Bob Olin. 63%; Chris Urbanek and Warren O'Connell, 59%; John Bielinski and Bill Rushmore, 56%. Center of Buffalo Wednesday
noon – 0-750 Game. North-south, A/B: Elizabeth Young and Ann Coughlin, 62.11%; Bill Rich and Eugene Nawotniak, 60.42%; Jim McClure and Usha Khurana, 56.72%; Jacqueline Hanley and Maryann Szafran, 55.02%; C: Betsy and Richard Heuer, 47.49%; east-west, A/B: (tie) Rose Bochiechio and Adrienne Sakavicius, Pat Kilbury and Gerry Dominski, 55.99%; C: Liz Hemenway and Anne Astmann, 54.34%. Center of Buffalo Thursday
evening – North-south, A: Bert Hargesheimer and Pat Rasmus, 60.19%; B: Sandra Marcussen and Judie Bailey, 56.02%; C: Shakeel Ahmad and Manju Ceylony, 52.55%; east-west, A: Linda Burroughsford and Nancy Wolstoncroft, 59.49%; B: Andrei Reinhorn and Sue Neubecker, 53.94%; C: Ten-Pao Lee and Peter Shui, 53.70%. Center of Buffalo Thursday
Bridge Center of Buffalo Friday morning – North-south, A/B: Berta Brown and Stan Kozlowski, 59.65%; Mike Ryan and Howard Foster, 58.41%; Christy Kellogg and Linda Burroughsford, 55.83%; C: Bernice Baker and Harry Meyers, 54.39%; east-west, A/B: Cathy Majewski and Pat Rasmus, 57.34%; Bud Seidenberg and Jay Costello, 56.68%; C: Usha Khurana and Sue Neubecker, 51.25%.
noon – Howell. A/B/C: (tie) Joyce Kindt and Cathy Majewski, Bert Hargesheimer and Christy Kellogg, 57.78%; (tie) Jay Levy and Bill Rushmore, Mike Ryan and Judy Graf, 57.04%; Vera Carpenter and Rashid Khan, 55.19%. Center of Buffalo Saturday
Bridge Club of East Aurora Wednesday morning – Jim Downing and David Floyd, 62.2%; Dan Clark and Dave Larcom, 55%; Pepe Justicia-Linde and Maureen Cancilla, 54.58%, (tie) Glen and Pat Schmarder, Jack Kern and Lance Crawford, 54.54%.
Bridge Club Meridian Monday morning – North-south, Ken Meier and Dorothy May, 61.81%; Eleanor Whelan and Walt Olszewski, 53.70%; Carolyn Siracuse and Ted Kahn, 49.77%; east-west, Donna Steffan and Fred Yellen, 64.12%; Usha Khurana and Jim Gullo, 55.79%; Marietta Kalman and Tova Reinhorn, 52.31%.
Delaware Wednesday evening – North-south, Chuck Heimerl and Al Dickman, 60.5%; Nancy Acara and Edna Fill, 55.9%; east-west, Frank Schlehr and Mike Silverman, 68.5%; Dorothy Kumrow and Lance Pollock, 60.6%.
Amherst Senior Center Monday afternoon – North-south, Sam Grossman and Shirley Cassety, 55%; Chuck Heimerl and Marion Morber, 53%; east-west, Eileen Bisantz and Nancy Hoffman, 64%; Marcia and Norm Scott, 55%.
Amherst Senior Center Thursday morning – North-south, Chuck Heimerl and Marian Morber, 67%; Bruce and Jill Brown, 61%; east-west, Sam Grossman and Dave Stroud, 78%; Marcia and Norm Scott, 50%.
Canterbury Woods Duplicate Wednesday – North-south, (tie) Fred Nadel and Eleanor Murray, Mary Blanchard and Ruth Jones, 56.7%; Lil Ungerleider and Dee Schaeffer, 54.8%; east-west, Evie Miller and Emily Wettlaufer, 64.7%; Betty Bowling and Bette Seifert, 54.8%.
Clarence Senior Center Thursday – North-south, Carol Neuhaus and Marc Sobkiewicz, 58%; east-west, Judy Thielman and Kathy Borcik, 57%.
Wednesday – Howell. Edna Fill and Evelyn Vitello, 68%; Lou Lombardi and Marie Lanza, 65%. Tonawanda Senior Center