Total masterpoints: 9332.85 earned by 693 players. Total attendance: 1193 tables.
First column below indicates place on the complete list. Apologies to any omissions.
16 111.89 William Harker, Santa Fe NM
19 103.95 Marilyn Whitehurst, Santa Fe NM
20 103.95 Dennis Dawson, Santa Fe NM
31 51.81 Joan Vernick, Santa Fe NM
61 36.71 Dolores Brenner, Santa Fe NM
66 35.21 Mary Dougherty, Santa Fe NM
84 27.73 Francesca Stedman, Santa Fe NM
98 25.21 Kay Enfield, Santa Fe NM
117 20.72 Stan Weinstein, Santa Fe NM
138 17.61 Jerry Ruther, Santa Fe NM
145 17.00 Paul Hummel, Santa Fe NM
149 16.71 Donna Jacobi, Santa Fe NM
372 5.20 Kenneth Harris, Santa Fe NM
405 4.58 Jennifer Harris, Santa Fe NM
602 1.25 Leyla Sansoy, Santa Fe NM
686 0.25 James Smock, Santa Fe NM
Donna reports that she ‘crossed over’ on Saturday at the Colorado Springs Regional. Characteristically she states that all she really wants to do to commemorate the achievement is make sure she thanks all the various partners she played with on the way.
This is a difficult note for me to write. I’ve given it much thought. I have decided not to teach the class I volunteered for at the July Education Meeting. I regret that I was unable to attend the September Meeting due to illness.
I am deeply saddened by what has ‘gone on’ in our unit and wish to inform you all that I will no longer be a participant on the Education Committee.
In the past, I have thoroughly enjoyed working with newer Bridge players and seeing their growth and enthusiasm. It was fun.
NANCY KATHRYN RUIZ (NEE CLINKENBEARD) Nancy Kathryn Ruiz, software engineer, scientific translator, choral singer, and duplicate bridge master, died suddenly on August 26th, 2016 at the age of 79.
She died without pain, shortly after air transport to the Cleveland Clinic for treatment of complex heart valve disease. Diagnosed with severe aortic stenosis over ten years earlier, she decided to forego open heart surgery and did continue to live without significant impairment of her activities. Read more…