At the Dec. 3, 1:15 pm game of the Edgartown Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven, 12 pairs competed. Finishing in first place were John O’Keefe and Rich Peia, followed by Barbara Besse and Wink Winkelman in second, and Mollie Whalen and Bea Phear in third. Tied for fourth place were Pat Devaney, playing with Cyndee Dennehy, and Dotti Arnold, playing with Barbara Alleyne.
Eight pairs competed at the Dec. 4, 7 pm game of Martha’s Vineyard Bridge Club in Vineyard Haven. Finishing in first place were Michel Riel and Dave Donald, followed by Barbara Besse and Carol Whitmarsh in second, and Bea Phear and Mollie Whalen in third place.
And at the Dec. 6, 7 pm game of the Island Bridge Club, six pairs competed. First place went to Lolly Hand and Gerry Averill, followed by Dave Donald and Rich Colter in second place.
At the annual meeting of the Island Bridge Club, charity donations for the year were voted upon. Each of the following nonprofits will receive $500: Island Food Pantry, Friends of Up-Island Council on Aging, Hospice of Martha’s Vineyard, and the Martha’s Vineyard Community Services Substance Abuse Program.