The team captained by Rose Meltzer, trailing by 35 IMPs at the half, came through with a 37-3 third quarter on their way to a 99-94 win in the Baze Senior Knockout Teams. The runners-up were led by Gaylor Kasle.
Meltzer played with John Mohan, John Sutherlin, Dan Morse, Ron Smith and Steve Garner. Kasle’s teammates were Larry Kozlove, Mike Passell, Neil Chambers, John Schermer and Marc Jacobus. The victory was the second in the event for Meltzer and her partner, Mohan. Morse has now won it four times, Sutherlin three.
After pulling to within 1 IMP with the big third quarter, the Meltzer team won a close fourth set 35-29 for the win.