Barbara Besse and Bob Iadicicco took first place at the Thursday, February 23, Island Bridge Club (IBC) competition. Less than a percentage point behind, in second place, were Carol Whitmarsh and Dotti Arnold.
Ency and Robert Fokos took third place. Four tables were in play.
A week earlier, Barbara Besse and partner David Donald took first place, Gerry Averill and Sue Collinson came in second, and Carol Whitmarsh and Dotti Arnold were the third-place team. On February 16, five tables were in play.
The ACBL-sanctioned Island Bridge Club duplicate competition is held Thursday evenings at 7 pm at the Up-Island Council on Aging Howes House in West Tisbury. Players needing a partner are urged to telephone 508-693-3758 by noon on Wednesday for assistance. The cost is $5 a session.