Martha’s Vineyard will host a regional tournament for the American Bridge Association this weekend at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School. Pair events will be held Friday evening June 16, beginning at 7:00 pm, and Saturday at 9:30 am and 2:30 pm. Sunday will feature a Swiss Team of Four event with play beginning at 9:30 am. For information and partnerships contact Colleen Morris at 202-329-7638.
At the June 5, 1:15 pm game of the Edgartown Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven, eleven tables were in play. Finishing in first place in the North-South direction were Dave Donald and Barbara Besse, followed by Lou Winkelman and Duncan Walton in second, Carol Whitmarsh and Sari Lipkin in third, and Sandy and Michael Lindheimer in fourth. In the East-West direction, Jane Haley and Lee Kleinman finished in first place, followed by Wendy Wolf and Judy Maynes in second, Tillie Foster and Art Spielvogel in third, and Jim Wolf and Sally Fitzgerald in fourth place.
At the June 6, 7:00 PM game of Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven, eight tables competed in a club championship. Finishing in first place overall were John O’Keefe and Andy Jacknain, followed by Dave Donald and Michel Riel in second. Tied for third and fourth place were Eric Stricoff, playing with Rhonda Cohen, and Bea Phear, playing with Cecily Greenway. Fifth place overall went to Carol Whitmarsh and Sari Lipkin. Also winning points in their section were Barbara Besse and Sandy Lindheimer.
At the June 8, 7:00 PM game of the Island Bridge Club, eight tables were in play. In the North-South direction first place went to Eric Stricoff and Jim Kaplan, followed by Sandy and Michael Lindheimer in second, and Lou Winkelman and Marianne Goldsmith in third. In the East-West direction, Deirdre Ling and Ed Russell finished first, followed by Dan and Nancy Cabot in second, and Dave Donald and Rich Colter in third.