A.J. Stephani and Ryan Schultz, representing District 11, hovered near the top throughout the first three sets of the Golder North American Pairs Flight B then sealed the deal in the second final session with a 58.33% game. They finished 28.51 matchpoints ahead of second (23 top). Stephani teaches forensic psychology at the University of […]

Dave Westfall and Craig Zastera, who formed their partnership 15 minutes before game time, overcame a sluggish start and a handful of disasters to rally in the second final session of the Leventritt Silver Ribbon pairs to win the championship by 81.41 matchpoints on a 77 top. Second place went to Bill Pollack and Mark […]

Geoff Hampson and Eric Greco took the lead in the first final session of the Kay Platinum Pairs and held off a challenge by the runners-up to win the event by slightly more than a board (13 top). The runners-up were Joel Wooldridge and Kent Mignocchi. Hampson and Greco, one of ACBL’s top pairs for […]

Florida players Kevin Dwyer and Stan Tulin, well back in the Lebhar IMP Pairs field after two qualifying sessions, had two strong games in the final two sessions to win the event by 2.04 IMPs. Second place went to Curtis Cheek, Las Vegas, and Arthur Crystal, Fairfield CT. Dwyer, of Melbourne, and Tulin, of Boca […]

Leading from start to finish, the team captained by Dori Byrnes took the maximum carryover of 30 victory points into the final two sessions and had the event virtually wrapped up with a session to go. The team’s final margin over the runners-up, captained by Hannah Moon, was 16.59 VPs. Byrnes, of Morris Plains NJ, […]

Peter Boyd and Steve Robinson, one of the most effective and enduring partnerships in the annals of the ACBL, posted a 70.05% game in the first final set of the North American Pairs Championship flight on their way to victory by 34.88 matchpoints on a top of 13. Second place went to Bart Bramley and […]

Eddie Wold of Houston TX has been elected to the ACBL Hall of Fame. Eddie has 15 NABC wins and gold medals in the 2013 d’Orsi Senior Bowl and the 2001 World Transnational Open Teams. Wold earned a silver medal in the 2010 World Championship Mixed Teams in Philadelphia and a bronze in the 1978 […]

Online entries for the 2016 Spring NABC in Reno are now available through Bridge Winners. There is no fee for this service. Your credit card will be charged the appropriate entry fee (plus any screen surcharges that might apply) at the conclusion of each event. If you have any questions about this service, please visit the […]

Boye Brogeland has been named the recipient of the 2016 Sidney H. Lazard Jr. Sportsmanship Award. The prestigious honor recognizes high-level players who strive to win with class and dignity. “The bridge community owes Boye a huge debt for his historic efforts to eliminate cheating from high-level bridge,” says Award Selection Committee Chair Steve Weinstein. […]

Is there a bridge teacher in your life who gives that something “extra” in the classroom and you value for their enthusiasm, thoughtful encouragement and passion for bridge? You and your fellow students can nominate this special person for consideration for the 2016 American Bridge Teachers Association (ABTA) Teacher of the Year Award, sponsored by […]