Southbridge Regional

The Southbridge Regional will be held April 17 to 21 at the Wellsworth Hotel in Southbridge, MA. Click here to see the complete schedule . Special programs for beginners and intermediate players:

Unit 196 2023 Mini-McKenney Awards

Unit 196 2022 Mini-McKenney Awards 0 to 5 Mini-McKenney Masterpoint Race Rank Player Location Points 1 Yufeng Xiao Amherst MA 43.20 2 Lesley Dearden Greenfield MA 9.53 3 Maureen O Hanlon Lenox MA 6.74 4 Colleen Brennan Pittsfield MA 4.82 5 Mary Dickson Pittsfield MA 4.61 6 Jimbo Doucette Dalton MA 4.26 7 Trudi Ginsberg Gt Barrington MA 4.02 8 Darlene Stone Adair Williamsburg MA 3.66 9 Clare Lahey Lee MA 2.07 Joanna Fribush Pittsfield MA 2.07 Back to top 5 to 20 Mini-McKenney Masterpoint Race

New WMBA Board

Our annual meeting has taken place on Oct 25 and a total of 12 tables played a game afterwards. We want to thank Peter for his many years of service as the president of the association! The membership has elected new board members and Sheila Ryan to be our new president. WMBA Board Members (2023) Sheila Ryan (President) Robert Brodeur (Vice President) Yan Drabek (Secretary) Judy Larsen (Treasurer) Andrew Lipps Kathy Love Peter Samsel Sandy Walters Pat Watroba

WMBA Annual Meeting Oct 25, 2023

Special Unit Meeting and Game on Wednesday, October 25 We plan to have our annual meeting and elections for the Western Mass Bridge Association at our regular game on Wednesday, October 25. The game will be an Instant Matchpoint Game, with a Gold Point for first place finishers, and combined Red and Black Points for others. The Northampton Bridge Club members plan to attend this game in Pittsfield, instead of their own Wednesday afternoon game. For the elections, we need enough voting members of WMBA to be present, so we would appreciate all of you attending. The location for this game is: South Congregational Church 110 South St, Pittsfield, MA 01211 The schedule for this game is: 12 Noon – pizza for all, along with our annual WMBA meeting & elections 12:30 – Unit Game, with Open and 299er sections (may start a bit late if the meeting is not over by 12:30) Game over by about 4 PM If anyone is willing to be a

Stay in the game!

Staying in the game: Longtime Greenfield resident keeps bridge alive by bringing it online By MARY BYRNE Staff Writer Bob Sagor plays an online game of bridge. STAFF PHOTO / MARY BYRNE When the COVID-19 pandemic hit three years ago, one longtime Greenfield resident never would have guessed that the online bridge community he helped to create would later become the one he’d rely on. Click here to read more... We owe our thanks to Bob Sagor. He was interviewed by the Greenfield Recorder and this article appeared on Saturday, June 10, 2023.

Upcoming Western Mass Sectional Tournament 2023!

August 12- August 13, 2023 Great Barrington Click here for details!

Congratulations on Achieving Your New Ranks!

Well Done Folks! Mary B Dickson Junior Master Darlene Stone Adair Junior Master Lesley Dearden Junior Master William Han Junior Master Thomas Ye Junior Master Kathy Meyer Regional Master Robert Sagor Sapphire Life Master