There is a Unit Game Saturday, September 24 at 10:30A, with extra masterpoints and great snacks. The C strat will be limited to NLMs provided there are five NLM pairs. Come on in and join the fun!
Please sign up at the SCBC or by email to Unit Game Sign Up. If you need a partner, indicate that in the email and we will try to arrange one for you.
The Wednesday Evening Newcomer Game has expanded to include all players up to 100 masterpoints, i.e. a 99er game. A FREE lesson at 6PM precedes the game.
The game is scheduled every Wednesday evening at 6:30-9PM. Please email if you plan to attend to receive materials to prepare for the lesson; also indicate if you need a partner. he instructor and director is Ken Llacera, a Gold Life Master.
The Dolores Abrams Memorial Game had 16 tables on Saturday. Sharol Sevilla & Joy Gift won the 299er section; Mick Friedberg & Ken Llacera won the Open section. The full results are now posted and can be seen here.
As of September 23, the Friday lunch will be typically pizza, salad and a dessert, all for $5. Some Friday lunches will be chosen by the Host and posted here in advance.
SCBC now has a Facebook page and members can check it out for photos, pose a question or make a comment. A link is provided on the left menu bar.
Here's a couple of tips to make our game better and more pleasant for everyone:
|John Wesolowski - Judy Osborn||68.89||1st A||0.36|
|Ane Gade - Teri Handzel||65.56||2nd A||0.25|
|Carroll Mayer - Susan Page||57.22||1st A||0.36|
|Betty Wilkinson - Diane Gunter||56.67||2nd A||0.25|
|Allan Kass - Jeff Easter||56.11||2nd B||0.21|
|Carol Cowen - Gina Brown||45.00||1st C||0.15|
|Carol Maggipinto - Richard Hill||57.41||1st A||1.20|
|Donald Seldeen - Ken Gamble||57.04||2nd A||0.84|
|Bonnie Simon - Liesel Sabloff||55.19||1st B||0.72|
|Kenneth Llacera - Mark Wainer||54.81||4th A||0.42|
|Diana Schilling - Susan Benich||53.70||2nd B||0.50|
|Kenneth Martin - Richard Wasserstrom||52.59||3rd B||0.36|
|Lani Ray - Walter Goldfrank||49.26||4th B||0.25|
|Josh Karter - Steven Smith||47.41||1st C||0.40|
|Phyllis Wasserstrom - Shirley Llacera||45.19||2nd C||0.28|
|Karen Schamberg - William Dykstra||55.88||1st A||0.40|
|Kristin Smith - Steven Smith||54.13||1st A||0.40|
|John Benich - Susan Benich||53.88||2nd A||0.28|
|Cheryl Keay - Henrietta Cooper||51.40||2nd A||0.28|
|Jeff Belden - Virginia Calhoun||57.14||1/2nd OA||1.79|
|Harold Rodgers - Howard Feldstein||57.14||1/2nd OA||1.79|
|Phyllis Wasserstrom - Richard Wasserstrom||51.79||3rd OA||1.15|
|Alan Chase - Steven Smith||47.02||2nd SB||0.46|
|Henrietta Cooper - Mark Hasey||58.33||1st A||0.70|
|Ginger Stone - Jan Winham||57.29||2nd A||0.49|
|Barbara Shepardson - Joanne Nelson||55.21||3rd A||0.35|
|Harold Wasserstrom - Steven Smith||52.08||1st C||0.32|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||47.92||2nd C||0.22|
|Kenneth Llacera - Phillip Rodriguez||58.80||1st A||0.80|
|Alicia Keen - Robert Johnson||55.56||2nd A||0.56|
|Jonni Faircrest - Peter Gelfand||54.17||3rd A||0.40|
|Gary Oing - John Benich||52.78||2nd B||0.34|
|Lesley Franz - Nancy Kashap||61.22||1st A||0.42|
|Joy Gift - Sydney Jane Reuben||61.00||1st A||0.42|
|Edna Elkins - Francine Raphael||59.33||2nd A||0.29|
|Lesley Waltner - Steven Nelson||55.11||2nd A||0.29|
|Laura McCabe - Shellie Roy||54.67||3rd A||0.21|
|Gina Brown - Judy Osborn||54.44||3rd A||0.21|
|Leslie Davidson - Roger Faregon||51.78||1st C||0.09|
|Margaret Webb - Renee Flint||46.47||2nd B||0.14|
|Angie Millslagle - Patricia McNeal||41.00||1st C||0.06|
|Carol Avenmarg - Ken Gamble||59.72||1st A||1.00|
|Phillip Rodriguez - Robin Evenden||58.80||2nd A||0.70|
|Bette Harken - Bill McIntosh||51.85||3rd A||0.50|
|Dorothy Malutta - Phyllis Cramblet||50.46||1st B||0.40|
|Elena Laborde Bishop - John Hadley||47.69||2nd B||0.28|
|Harold Rodgers - Howard Feldstein||61.58||1st A||0.96|
|Alan Chase - Robin McDuff||59.50||1st B||0.72|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||57.08||2nd B||0.50|
|Harold Wasserstrom - Steven Smith||56.75||3rd B||0.36|
|Jack Simon - Judith Franich||50.67||5th A||0.19|
|Jacci Sterling - Shirley Llacera||48.08||4th B||0.25|
|Carol Maggipinto - Neil Joseph Smyth||66.96||1st A||0.70|
|John Hullman - Pamela Benz||58.33||2nd A||0.49|
|Diana Schilling - Gary Oing||57.74||3rd A||0.35|
|Charles Pender - Walter Goldfrank||57.44||1st A||0.70|
|Ken Gamble - Susan Slinger||54.76||2/3rd A||0.42|
|Kenneth Johnson - Vincent McLoughlin||54.76||2/3rd A||0.42|
|Annemarie Moller - Phyllis Cramblet||49.70||1st C||0.24|
Mission: We are the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) of Santa Cruz County, Unit 550. Our mission is to promote the game of bridge, support the six bridge clubs operating within Unit 550 at the SCBC, provide a pleasant environment, and operate effective facilities for playing duplicate bridge in Santa Cruz.
Schedules: The Club Schedule lists the regular club game schedule. The Unit Game Schedule is available from the left menu. Clicking on Calendar displays all the games this month with changes from the regular schedule. There are daily and evening games; some are open to players of all levels while others are reserved for newcomers, novice and/or intermediate players. Contact any of the Bridge Club Owners listed below or call the SCBC with questions or partner requests.
Game Results: Click on Results or on the ♦ (includes hand records) or ♣ (results only) in the Calendar. If the results don't appear, you probably have pop-up blocker turned on.
|Bridge Club||O w n e r / D i r e c t o r||P h o n e|
|Bid 'em Up||Nancy Wainer||(831) 465-1234|
|Eureka||Bill McIntosh||(408) 842-4886|
|Monarch||Mark Hasey||(831) 427-2112|
|Bridge4Fun||Jane Jennings||(831) 708-8124|
|Santa Cruz||Unit 550 Board of Directors||(831) 465-1102|
|Bridge Because||Robin Evenden||(831) 462-5367|
|Finesse||Mary Pulliam||(831) 295-2051|
Classes: If you are interested in learning bridge or improving, a consolidated list of classes is viewed by clicking on "Learn Bridge" and selecting "Lessons". Classes details are found via the links.
Questions: You can find most information about Unit 550, the Board and members on this website. For example, a display of Unit 550 Life Masters is found under Accolades. You can print out pages which have a printer icon by clicking on the icon and using the browser's File ► Print menu.
If you have any questions about games or lessons please call us at (831) 465-1102 or send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Please observe our non-smoking, fragrance-free environment.
We look forward to seeing you at the tables!
Your Unit 550 Board of Directors