June 15, 2010
by Jon Yinger
UNIT website: www.acblunit557.org
CLUB website: www.LongBeachBridge.com
MAY 16 UNIT GAME: Overall results: 1st in A: Aaron Jones/Jerry Cassady, 2nd Shinko Mauritz/Yokuyo Sheehy, 3rd Earl VanDerVord/Jon Yinger, 4th Janet Logan/Cory Hand, 5th Wayne Rapp/Linda Renkus, 6th Cayce Blanchard/John Killian. B flight overalls: 5th Elinor Baratelle/Dorothy Thompson, 6th John Melis/Kay Tseng. C flight: 4th Fay Beckerman/Sherry Troeger. Overall winners in the Non-Life Master game were: 1st Joyce Henderson/Jane Reid, 2nd David Hwang/Tsu Jan, and 3rd Pamela Cole/Rick Flucke. Congratulations to all!
JUNE 13 UNIT GAME: Overall results: 1st in A: Phyllis Parker/Bob Mault, 2nd Bob Lavery/Steve Skinner, 3rd Shinko Mauritz/Yokuyo Sheehy, 4th Jerry Cassady/Aaron Jones, 5th Fern Dunbar/ Yolanda Medina, 6th Marshall Pelle/Elinor Baratelle. B flight overalls: 5th Simon and Lina Cheng, 6th Suzy and John Hand. C flight: 4th Muxin Li/Don Garner, 5th Keith and Susan Hafen. Overall winners in the Non-Life Master game were: 1st David Hwang/Tsu Jan, 2nd Mike and Karen McKittrick, and tied for 4th/5th Renee Hoffman/Anne Munchow and Steve Ramos/Sharon Biederman. Congratulations to all!
70+% GAMES 5/16 through 6/15: June 11 in the evening game Diane Starbuck/Eddie Gruber had a 70.14% game; in the open game June 15 Rich Wasser/Jon Yinger had a 70.67% game. Close callls: In the 99er game June 12 Bill Heck/Jim Warner had a 69.84% game, and in the NLM game June 14 Jane Okimoto/Darlene Harrison also had a 69.84% game. Congratulations to all!
BIG MASTER POINT AWARDS: 1st over-all big point awards May 16 through June 15: In the May 16 unit game Jerry Cassady/Aaron Jones won 4.25mp. May 28 Rich Wasser/Jon Yinger won 7.00mp in the open game and Pat Peters/Rachel Lantz won 3.07mp in the NLM game. In the June 4 evening game Suzie and John Hand won 4.00mp. June 5 John Wong/Wei Pei won 5.17mp. In the June 13 unit game Phyllis Parker/Bob Mault won 5.50mp. Big awards for 2nd and 3rd overall: May 16 Yokuyo Sheehy/Shinko Mauritz won 3.19mp for 2nd, May 28 Steve Skinner/Bob Lavery won 5.25mp for 2nd and Bill Wilson/Ralph Beazley won 3.94mp for 3rd. In the June 4 evening game Ron Lien/Stanley Snyder won 3.00mp for 2nd. In the June 5 open game Mark Teaford/Gary Paugh won 3.88mp for 2nd. In the June 13 unit game Steve Skinner/Bob Lavery won 4.13mp for 2nd and Youkoy Sheehy/Shinko Mauritz won 3.09mp for 3rd. Congratulations to all!
NEW MEMBERS and NEW STATUS: We issue a warm welcome to new members Audrey Healy, Susan Lovejoy, Sara McCracken and Jane Okimoto. Status changes: Club Master: Bettyanne Houts; Silver Life Master: Cory Hand; and….wait for the drum role….new Diamond Life Master (over 5000 master points!): Jo Daigle. Congratulations to you all!!
UP-COMING EVENTS AT THE CLUB: Sunday July 18th Unit Game—lunch at 12:30, game at 1pm.
GET WELL WISHES to Betty Williams, Cooie Dampman and Joy Rosenthal.
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