Most games this week are STaC games so you can earn lots of silver points. The standard table fee is $10 for STaC games. Check the SCBC calendar for details.
There are two Unit STaC games on Saturday, August 27. There is the Saturday 10A morning game and a Saturday afternoon game, starting at 2P. Please sign-up at the SCBC or email email@example.com.
Beginning September 7, the Wednesday Evening Newcomer Game is expanding to 99er. A FREE lesson at 6PM precedes the game. If you have not previously attended a Newcomer Game this year, the game on September 7 is also FREE.
The Newcomer Game is scheduled every Wednesday evening at 6:30-9PM. Please reply if you plan to attend so that you will get materials to prepare for the lesson, Leading Against Suit Contracts; indicate if you need a partner. Ken Llacera, a Gold Life Master, is the instructor and director.
The Dolores Abrams Memorial Game is Saturday, September 10 is free to all Unit 550 members. This year there is one game with two sections: Open and 299er. The 299er section is limited to 7 tables due to being in the Classroom; the open section is limited to 13 tables. Please sign-up in advance as those who have signed up will have priority if there is more than a full set of tables. (Unit 550 members have priority over non-members)
The game will start at 10:30A. During the game there will be a short break with cake to celebrate "Dee". Please sign-up at the SCBC or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions, partner request or to sign-up.
Due to the success of the July 299er Unit Game, the second Unit Game of the month will be limited to 299ers. The next 299er Unit Game is Saturday, October 22 at 10:30A, with extra masterpoints and great snacks. Come on in and join the fun!
Please sign up at the SCBC or by email to 299er Unit Game Sign Up. If you need a partner, indicate that in the email and we will try to arrange one for you.
Here's a couple of tips to make our game better and more pleasant for everyone:
|John Wesolowski - Michael Burk||64.17||1st A||0.30|
|Darby Kremers - Sydney Jane Reuben||60.00||1st A||0.30|
|Jule Hilton - Leslie Davidson||56.67||2nd A||0.21|
|Mary Courtheryn - Pete Thomas||55.00||2nd A||0.21|
|Mick Friedberg - Robin Evenden||59.72||1st A||1.78|
|Donald Seldeen - Kenneth Llacera||57.41||2nd A||1.25|
|Carol Avenmarg - Ken Gamble||57.18||1st A||1.78|
|Barry Samuel - Pamela Benz||55.56||2nd A||1.25|
|Jeff Belden - Richard Hill||53.94||3rd A||0.89|
|Dorothy Malutta - Phyllis Cramblet||53.47||1st B||0.98|
|Bruce Dau - Lani Ray||53.24||4th A||0.62|
|Diana Schilling - Elena Laborde Bishop||52.08||2nd B||0.69|
|Chris Stephens - Louise Stephens||46.30||2/3rd C||0.42|
|Jack Simon - Jerome Goodell||46.30||2/3rd C||0.42|
|Harold Wasserstrom - Steven Smith||60.42||1st A||0.84|
|Carol Avenmarg - Kristin Smith||57.50||1st A||0.84|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||55.42||2nd A||0.59|
|Dennis Claussen - Michael Burtch||55.42||2nd A||0.59|
|Paula Cole - Suzanne Haley||54.17||3rd A||0.42|
|Harold Rodgers - Howard Feldstein||51.25||3rd A||0.42|
|Kenneth Llacera - Mick Friedberg||69.94||1st A||1.69|
|Robin Evenden - Susan Slinger||60.42||1st A||1.69|
|Kenneth Johnson - Vincent McLoughlin||59.52||2nd A||1.18|
|Lani Ray - Neil Joseph Smyth||55.65||2nd A||1.18|
|Elena Laborde Bishop - Jonni Faircrest||55.06||1st B||0.91|
|Bonnie Simon - Joanne Brown||54.17||2nd B||0.64|
|Carol Maggipinto - Ken Gamble||50.60||3rd A||0.85|
|George Beard - Salvatore Turano Jr||49.11||2nd B||0.64|
|Chris Tainty - David Harken||71.11||1st A||0.40|
|John Wesolowski - Sydney Jane Reuben||64.44||1st A||0.40|
|Edna Elkins - Francine Raphael||61.11||2nd A||0.28|
|Ann Sydes - Gloria Dioszegi||56.11||3rd A||0.20|
|A Jeanne Allen - Joanne Turnquist||53.33||1st B||0.35|
|Lynn Bull - Peggy Mount||50.56||2nd B||0.25|
|Charlotte Sherman - Laura McCabe||49.44||1st C||0.20|
|Bernice Herman - Carol Clouse||46.67||2nd C||0.14|
|Heather MacGregor - James Slinger||60.85||1st A||1.78|
|Carol Avenmarg - Dorothy Malutta||57.41||2nd A||1.25|
|Janet Tainty - Linda Hanson||55.95||1st A||1.78|
|Annemarie Moller - Joanne Brown||55.06||2nd A||1.25|
|Bonnie Simon - Liesel Sabloff||53.57||3rd A||0.89|
|Josh Karter - Richard Wasserstrom||53.28||4/5th A||0.49|
|Carol Maggipinto - Richard Hill||53.28||4/5th A||0.49|
|Kenneth Llacera - Mark Wainer||52.91||3rd A||0.89|
|Claire Swetland - D Webb||51.85||2nd B||0.64|
|Joanne Turnquist - Karen Schamberg||68.26||1st A||0.48|
|Bette Harken - Bill McIntosh||58.52||2nd A||0.34|
|Cheryl Keay - Henrietta Cooper||51.63||1st A||0.48|
|Alicia Keen - Linda Hanson||51.56||2nd B||0.28|
|Charlene Reimnitz - Joel Reimnitz||51.13||2nd A||0.34|
|Leszek Rabiega - Peter Gelfand||58.33||1.60 Red, 1.59 Blk|
|Carol Maggipinto - Ken Gamble||56.67||1.20 Red, 1.19 Blk|
|Lani Ray - Virginia Calhoun||55.83||0.90 Red, 0.89 Blk|
|Jo Ginsberg - Len Vishnevsky||55.42||0.68 Red, 0.67 Blk|
|Charles Pender - Richard Wasserstrom||55.00||0.51 Red, 0.50 Blk|
|Liesel Sabloff - Sherry Gilbreath||53.33||0.79 Red, 0.79 Blk|
|Annemarie Moller - Phyllis Cramblet||50.42||0.60 Red, 0.59 Blk|
|Click Fri AM (08/19) for results.|
|Leszek Rabiega - Peter Gelfand||65.28||1.41 Red, 1.40 Blk|
|Lani Ray - Richard Wasserstrom||59.72||1.06 Red, 1.05 Blk|
|Henrietta Cooper - Mark Hasey||57.64||0.79 Red, 0.79 Blk|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||51.39||0.60 Red, 0.59 Blk|
|Alan Chase - Robin McDuff||45.83||0.23 Red, 0.23 Blk|
|John Hullman - Salvatore Turano Jr||65.00||1st OA||2.55|
|Linda Hanson - Susan Mazzei||61.67||2nd OA||1.91|
|Carol Maggipinto - Ken Gamble||59.58||3rd OA||1.43|
|Bob Fontana - Jonni Faircrest||58.75||3rd OB||1.10|
|Lani Ray - Richard Wasserstrom||50.42||5th OA||0.81|
|Alicia Keen - Robert Johnson||50.00||1st OC||1.22|
|Diane Duey - Judith Ford||48.75||2nd OC||0.92|
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 email@example.com.
Note: Please observe our non-smoking, fragrance-free environment.
We look forward to seeing you at the tables!
Your Unit 550 Board of Directors