|Kenneth Girouard - Lou Browning||66.73||1st A||0.68|
|Chris Tainty - David Harken||66.25||1st A||0.68|
|Diane Gunter - Michael Modest||55.16||2nd A||0.48|
|Carol Cowen - Gina Brown||51.88||1st B||0.53|
|Carol Clouse - Carroll Mayer||50.00||2/3rd B||0.34|
|John Walker - Nancy Ficarrotta||50.00||2/3rd B||0.34|
|Laura McCabe - Leslie Davidson||44.08||2nd B||0.37|
|Eric Stolzberg - Mark Riley||43.91||1st C||0.39|
|Rachael Spencer - Robin Evenden||61.01||1st A||1.59|
|Ann Ottenberg - Jerry Kibbey||58.93||2nd A||1.11|
|Josh Karter - Steven Smith||56.85||1st A||1.59|
|Hemant Vaidya - John Benich||53.57||2nd A||1.11|
|Carol Maggipinto - Ken Gamble||52.38||3rd A||0.80|
|Bruce Dau - Jim Martin||49.70||3rd A||0.80|
|Peggy Dilfer - Susan Benich||46.13||1st C||0.59|
|Jonni Faircrest - Salvatore Turano Jr||69.58||1.60 Red, 1.59 Blk|
|John Oppenheimer - Peter Gelfand||60.42||1.20 Red, 1.19 Blk|
|Lani Ray - Steve Hubbell||58.75||0.90 Red, 0.89 Blk|
|John Benich - Susan Benich||58.33||0.79 Red, 0.79 Blk|
|Kristin Smith - Steven Smith||54.58||0.61 Red, 0.61 Blk|
|Angie Millslagle - Judy Osborn||54.17||0.46 Red, 0.46 Blk|
|Ken Llacera - Richard Hill||66.07||1st A||0.80|
|Carol Maggipinto - Richard Wasserstrom||64.29||1st A||0.80|
|Jonni Faircrest - Salvatore Turano Jr||55.06||2nd A||0.56|
|Ann Ottenberg - April Johnston||53.57||2nd A||0.56|
|Bette Harken - Pamela Benz||51.49||3rd A||0.40|
|Annemarie Moller - John Hullman||50.89||1st B||0.48|
|Gary Oing - John Benich||50.89||1st C||0.16|
|Rick Zinman - Steven Smith||48.81||2nd B||0.34|
|John Walker - Jonni Faircrest||62.50||1st A||0.60|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||59.17||2nd A||0.42|
|Ken Llacera - Xavier Prochaska||64.81||1st A||1.00|
|Farol Henderson - John Wesolowski||53.24||2nd A||0.70|
|Sydney Reuben - Thomas Burke||52.78||3/4th A||0.43|
|Carol Maggipinto - Ken Gamble||52.78||3/4th A||0.43|
|Angie Millslagle - Judy Osborn||51.39||3rd B||0.28|
|Joy Gift - Sharol Sevilla||61.11||1st A||0.48|
|Carolyn Watanabe - Renee Flint||60.00||1st A||0.48|
|Amos Hahn - Cynthia Copple||55.00||2nd A||0.34|
|Richard Pearce - Susan Pearce||54.44||2nd B||0.21|
|Janet Loops - Lester Loops||52.22||2nd A||0.34|
|Kathleen Matthews - Robin Baker||46.67||2nd B||0.17|
|James Slinger - Ken Llacera||64.17||1st A||1.30|
|Mark Hasey - Steven Smith||61.25||2nd A||0.91|
|Ann Ottenberg - Stanna Balassi||59.58||3rd A||0.65|
|Claire Swetland - D Webb||54.17||4th A||0.46|
|Barry Samuel - Malcolm Sprott||53.33||5/6th A||0.24|
|Jonni Faircrest - Susan Slinger||53.33||5/6th A||0.24|
|Carol Avenmarg - Diana Schilling||47.92||3rd B||0.28|
|Howard Feldstein - Steven Smith||60.42||1st A||0.64|
|Carol Avenmarg - Richard Hill||57.39||2nd A||0.45|
|Josh Karter - Rick Zinman||52.54||3rd A||0.32|
|Bette Harken - David Harken||48.61||1st B||0.40|
|Karen Schamberg - Peggy Dilfer||47.82||2nd B||0.28|
|Heather MacGregor - James Slinger||74.31||1st A||1.50|
|Charles Pender - Ken Gamble||61.00||2nd A||1.05|
|Barry Samuel - Malcolm Sprott||57.89||3rd A||0.75|
|Ken Llacera - Mick Friedberg||56.57||4th A||0.53|
|Annemarie Moller - Phyllis Cramblet||55.13||1st B||0.64|
|Lloyd Shipman Jr - Michael Modest||52.73||2nd B||0.45|
|Diana Schilling - Susan Benich||51.65||3rd B||0.32|
|John Wesolowski - Judy Osborn||61.88||1st A||0.40|
|Darby Kremers - Linda Downing||58.75||2nd A||0.28|
|Lester Loops - Steven Nelson||57.50||1st A||0.40|
|Francine Raphael - Mary Kelly||56.88||2nd A||0.28|
|John Walker - Nancy Ficarrotta||54.38||2nd B||0.17|
The Thursday AM game on August 22nd starting at 10:30A is a Swiss. Get your team organized for this fun event. As suggested by several participants, the rules for teams have been changed:
If you need teammates, email Ken. Salad and snacks are provided.
The tournament this year is the weekend of September 14-15 at the Mid-County Senior Center in Capitola. Here's a map.
There's a two-session Open Pairs on Saturday, play either session or both. For 299er players, there's a separate section with morning and afternoon sessions. Sunday is stratified swiss teams. The sectional is a great opportunity to win your silver points.
Additional information is on this website, click the Surfs Up icon in the left menu bar.
Beginning Bridge classes, for both new players and returning players, start on Tuesday, September 10 at 10A in the Santa Cruz Bridge Center. More information here.
SCBC Web version 2 is now "live" featuring a fully secure site that can be trusted with your data.
Unless you are using the secure portions of the site, you will see no difference in your SCBC web experience. Activities such as checking game results, looking at the calendar or checking News are unchanged.
Secure applications, such as "Member Query" or "Updating Your Information", require a login. There is a Create Account link to establish a secure account with login credentials. This capability is restricted to registered members of Unit 550 with a valid email address on file. Click the Create Account link at the top of a page. Your ACBL# is your "userid".
Please consider joining the Board or a committee. You do not need to be an expert player or a long-time member of Unit 550. Your ideas and enthusiasm are all that is required.
The Board deals with all aspects of running our Santa Cruz Bridge Center to create an overall bridge experience for our members that is entertaining and educational while maintaining a friendly, competitive environment. We work with Club Owners to operate and manage the SCBC facility.
Contact Ken Llacera or any member of the Board or reply to this email to put your name in for election to the 2020-2021 Board of Directors or to learn more. The deadline for accepting nominations for the official ballot is Monday, October 14th; write-in candidates are also accepted. The election results will be announced during the Annual Meeting and Holiday Party on Saturday, December 14th.
Unit 550 Mission: As the American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) of Santa Cruz County, Unit 550, we promote the game of bridge, support the bridge clubs at the Santa Cruz Bridge Center (SCBC), and provide a pleasant, fun environment for learning and playing bridge.
Game Calendar & Schedules: At the SCBC, 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. Clicking Schedule lists the regular schedule. Clicking Calendar displays the games and classes this month with changes from the regular schedule.
Game Results: Click Results on this page or on the ♦ in the Calendar.
|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|
|Monarch||Mark Hasey||(831) 427-2112|
|Bridge4Fun||Jan Winham||(831) 291-0479|
|Santa Cruz||Unit 550 Board of Directors||(831) 465-1102|
|Bridge Because||Robin Evenden||(831) 462-5367|
|Finesse||Mary Pulliam||(831) 295-2051|
|Scratch||Jonni Faircrest||(831) 531-8375|
|Santa Cruz Duplicate||Ken Llacera||(831) 426-4949|
Classes: Interested in learning or improving your bridge? Check out current classes at Learn Bridge → Classes
Masterpoints & Game Winners: Significant bridge accomplishments by our members are found under Accolades; including a listing of all Unit 550 Life Masters.
If you have any questions about games, lessons, or the SCBC, please call us at (831) 465-1102 or send us an email at email@example.com.
We look forward to seeing you at the tables!
Your Unit 550 Board of Directors