August 15, 2010
by Jon Yinger
UNIT website: www.acblunit557.org
†††††††††† CLUB website: www.LongBeachBridge.com
††††††††††† JULY† 18 UNIT GAME:†† Overall results: 1st in A:† Kaye Amdon/Eileen Niesen,† 2nd Cory Hand/Gary Paugh,† 3rd Phyllis Parker/Bob Mault,† 4th Sean Lui/Mike Daley,† 5th Sharon and Al Appel,† 6th Pat and Bob Adam.† B flight overalls:† 5th Lynn and Curtis Johnson,† 6th Penny Wentworth/Eva Mroz.† Overall winners in the Non-Life Master game:† 1st Mihir Das/Dorothy Andersen,† 2nd Sunny Harper/Carmela Chiurazzi,† 3rd Arlene Spatz/Dale Blessing,† 4th Jane Reid/Donna Kupfer.† And in NLM flight B, 4th overall: Karen and Mike McKittrick.† Congratulations to all!
†††††††††††††AUGUST 15 UNIT GAME:† †Overall results: 1st in A: †Earl VanDerVord/Jon Yinger,† 2nd Brandon Sheumaker/Steve Skinner,† 3rd John and Suzie Hand,† 4th Judith Jones/Marcie Evans,† tie for 5th/6th Jo Daigle/Betty McClellan and Bob Mault/Phyllis Parker.† B flight overalls:†† 2nd Lisa Kuo/Murat Veysoglu, 3rd Peggy Waite/Cory Hand,† 4th Betty Jackson/Gloria Sedore,† 5th John Melis/Kay Tseng.† C flight:† 2nd Aaron Jones/Jerry Cassaday,† 3rd Fay Beckerman/Sherry Troeger, 4th Fern Dunbar/Diane Sachs.† Overall winners in the Non-Life Master game:† 1st Carmela Chiurazzi/Pamela Cole,† 2nd Kay Hyland/Lynne Finley,† 3rd† Mike and Karen McKittrick,† tied for 4th/5th David Hwang/Tsu Jan and Reva and Sy Alban.† Congratulations to all!
††††††††††††70% GAMES 7/16 through 8/15: †July 16 in the afternoon open game Mark Teaford/Earl VanDerVord had 69.71%;† July 26 in the Monday evening game Keith Hafen/Lynne Finley had 73.58%, and in the Tuesday evening game July 27 Bob Mault/Cory Hand had a 71.30% game.† Congratulations to you all!
†BIG MASTER POINT AWARDS:† Big
master point awards for 1st over-all July 16 through August 15:† In the July 18 unit game Eileen Niesen/Kaye
Amdon won 4.96mp.† Aug 2 Rich Wasser/Lois
Abramson† won 3.36mp.† Aug 3 Aaron Jones/Gary Paugh won 4.33mp.† Aug 5 John Melis/Gary Paugh won 3.03mp.† Aug 6 Larry Topper/Bob Goldstein won
4.55mp.† Aug 11 Brandon Sheumaker/Gary
King won 4.55mp.† And in the unit game
Aug 15 Earl VanDerVord/Jon Yinger won 4.25mp.†
Big awards for 2nd overall:† July
18 Cory Hand/
NEW MEMBERS: †We issue a warm welcome to new members Noel Bacchetti, Mildred Carr, Arnie Erickson, Joan Wieber and Ted Wieber.† ††
STATUS CHANGES: †New Junior Master: †Darlene Harrison.† Congratulations Darlene!!
†††††††††† UP-COMING EVENTS AT THE CLUB: †STaC games Aug 16 through Aug 22--hand records for each game.† Sunday September 18th Unit Gameólunch at 12:30, game at 1pm.
††††††††† GET WELL WISHES to Merlin Hansen and Lina Cheng.
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