Wanted - Tournament Chair for WMBA

The Western Mass Bridge Association (Unit 196) is seeking a new Tournament Chair. If interested, please contact Pete Samsel By phone: 413-441-5934 or By email: (preferred contact method)

WMBA Annual Meeting & Lunch & UNIT Game

Western Mass Bridge Association (WMBA) (ACBL Unit # 196) BRIDGE!   FOOD!   PARTY!   BRIDGE!   FOOD!   PARTY!
OPEN GAME & 299er GAME Schedule 12:00 PM -- Lunch Buffet 12:45 PM -- WMBA Annual Meeting & Election of Officers 1:00 PM (or immediately after meeting) -- Unit Game (plan to be out by 5 PM) 2018 W.M.B.A. BATCHELER PAIRS GAME Open Game Stratifications: A: no limit; B: <1500; C: <500 299er Game Stratifications: A: <300; B: <100; C: <20 Location The Christ United Methodist Church 271 Rocky Hill Road, Northampton (Rte 66) Cost Food is free Game is $5 per person, partially subsidized by Unit 196 RSVP by September 18 to Peter Samsel By phone: 413-441-5934 or By email: (preferred contact method) with information: Name, ACBL #, & current number of masterpoints Partner name, ACBL #, & current number of masterpoints Choice of open game or 299er game Do you need to sit N-S for mobility reasons?…

Unit 196 Top 10s

Top 10 Masterpoints LifetimeRankMP'sName116117.49KANTOR, Simon26391.61SULLIVAN, George35724.51LAVIN, Robert45289.63CHAWLA, Kamla54562.70JODER, Timothy64155.01GALASKI, Philippe73875.13BACON, Paul83804.53PERELL, Ellen93618.48HASTINGS, James103516.45ROCK, DavidTop 10 Masterpoints This YearRankMP'sName1329.9BACON, Paul2279.94GALASKI, Philippe3216.07SAGOR, Robert4172.74LAVIN, Robert5122.23MORGAN, Fran6107.25DRABEK, Yan7104.78OSOFSKY, James888.99KANTOR, Simon986.06NETTLER, Jan1080.02HYDE, Judith

Western Mass Sectional Results

KUDOS July 11, 2019

Congratulations to the following unit members who have recently achieved new rank status(reported by ACBL 5/31/19 - 7/01/19)NEW JUNIOR MASTERS Kenneth A. Burdick, W Springfield MA Christopher P. Donnelly, Spotstvania, PA NEW CLUB MASTERS Catherine Clark Great Barrington, MA

Upcoming Western Mass Sectional Tournament 2019!

July 20 - July 21, 2019 Great BarringtonSpecial deal for 299ers! Click here for details!

Play in Memory of Stu Goff

The Keene bridge club is hosting a two-game charity session in memory of Stu Goff on June 24 and 27. Standard entry fee of $6 and donations to Sandy’s choice of charity which is Hospice, the folks who took such good care of Stu at the end of his life. Sandy will be making food for us, sandwiches and desserts. Come and play in memory of Stu! Play at 12 noon Mondays and Thursdays (June 24 and 27) First Baptist Church of Keene, Maple Ave. Keene, N.H. (Maple Ave exit off RT 12 north. Go left, go under the highway, take your first left into the church parking lot.) Call John Piper for partners. 603-614-8065