District 21 Regionals

By Pam Hughes
D21 Tournament Manager

Ihope everyone is ready for a fun-filled year of regional bridge tournaments! We have four coming up this year: Modesto (April 9-16), Sacramento (May 28-June 3), Santa Clara (August 28-Sepatember 3), and Reno/Sparks (October 15-21).
Information for booking is available on our district website Read More...



Master Solvers Panel

By John Swanson
Lancaster, California

This month we complete the finals of the Senior Knockout Teams held last fall in San Diego. The Nickell team with Katz, Meckstroth, Rodwell, Levin, Rosenberg was 28 IMPs in front of Levine, with Wold, Jacobus, Passell, and a pair of Clerkins. There were 30 deals to go, several providing difficult bidding decisions, some of them rather obscure. In such cases a partnership must trust their general bidding agreements. Read More....








President’s Report

By Tom Pajak
District 21 President

Your District 21 board met in Monterey this January and held elections for the officers to represent you in 2018. The leadership consists of myself as president, Ray Yuenger - vice president, Jean Barry - treasurer, and Sandi Davis - secretary. Our goal is to deliver quality bridge tournaments that you’ll enjoy at venues that are accommodating and welcoming. It’s not just the four officers who help to make this happen; there are several other volunteers who have stepped up to take on necessary tasks: Read More....



District 21 NAP Winners

By Stu Goodgold
District 21 NAP Coordinator

NAPCongratulations to the winners of the D21 North American Pairs district finals: Flight A: 1st: Grant & Greg Vance; 2nd: Dan & Linda Friedman; 3rd: Yul Inn & Cheryl Mandala; Flight B: 1st: Rick Jasper & John Wachsman; 2nd: Bob Enenstein & Alan Wood; 3rd: Yu Chang & Winston Huang; 4th: Sarah Youngquist & Brent Xiao; Flight C: 1st: Andrea Ventris & Jocelyn Startz; 2nd: Leila Mattinger & Jung Hu; 3rd: Roy Tsai & Ying Liu; 4th: Sarah Youngquist & Brent Xiao (yes, they finished 4th in both B and C).
Each of these pairs will have the opportunity to compete in the four-session ACBL NAP finals in Philadelphia this month.




Riverside Super Bowl Regional

Riverside, California
January 29-February 4, 2018

Results

  • Stratified Pairs Stratified Pairs Mark Itabashi - July Ratley
  • Stratified Pairs Stratified Pairs Jim Johnsen - Belton Allen
  • New Life Master New Life Master Theodora Friedman
  • Stratified Pairs Stratified Pairs July Ratley - Mark Itabashi
  • New Life Master New Life Master Nick Sehgal Lompoc Calif
  • Knockout Teams Bracket IV Knockout Teams Bracket IV Donald Davidson - Lisa Karam - Gigette Caldwell - Craig Caldwell
  • Knockout Teams Bracket II Knockout Teams Bracket II Wayne Gorski - Jacob Walsberg - Alberto Feilhaber - Al Tuckman
  • Knockout Teams Bracket II Knockout Teams Bracket II Ron Stearns - Joan Kaye - Ian Wilson - Mike Kerr
  • Gold Rush Pairs Gold Rush Pairs Andy Dadant - Jane Dadant
  • Bracketed Teams Bracket IV Bracketed Teams Bracket IV Robert Englekirk - Rita Levin - Alyssa Kennedy - Rick Turner
  • Bracketed Teams Bracket II Bracketed Teams Bracket II Jim Johnsen - Mary Loehr - Paul Darin - Harriet Smith
  • Bracketed Teams Bracket II Bracketed Teams Bracket II Bill Bailey - Bjorgvin Mar Kristonsson - Arti Bhorgava - Aron Jones
  • Bracketed Teams Bracket II Bracketed Teams Bracket II Alex Chen - Xingping Kang - Alfred Lee - Milt Kalikman
  • Bracketed Teams Bracket I Bracketed Teams Bracket I Bill Harker - Bruce Noda - Alex Kolesnik - Crispin Barrere - Bob Etter

     


Navajo Trail Regional

Albuquerque, New Mexico
January, 15-21, 2018

Results

  • Knockout Teams Bkt III Knockout Teams Bkt III Douglas Madison - Wilhelmena Haynes - Athena Kelly - Ellen Brabson
  • Bracketed Teams Bkt III Bracketed Teams Bkt III James Randall - Carole Odenreider - Dale Sweetwood - Jim Horton
  • Bracketed Teams Bkt IV Bracketed Teams Bkt IV Bill Carstens - Gordy Vondrak - Jean Norgaard - Rod Southworth
  • New Life Master New Life Master Carol Dawley, Albuquerque NM
  • New Life Master New Life Master Carol Urben, Scottsdale, Ariz.
  • Charity Pairs Charity Pairs Mark Itabashi - Joe Harris
  • Knockout Teams Bkt II Knockout Teams Bkt II Mike Jones - Marilee Van Arsdale - Edward Texel - Dorothy Hyden
  • Knockout Teams Bkt III Knockout Teams Bkt III Teresa Didrickson - Claudine McAnelly - Marjorie J. Elson - Kathryn Erdman
  • Knockout Teams Bkt II Knockout Teams Bkt II Rodney Bias - Bill Carstens - Clair Kretschmann - Murali Nair
  • New Life Master New Life Master Patricia Armstrong, Prescott, Ariz.
  • Open Pairs Open Pairs Mark Itabashi - Mitch Dunitz
  • Open Pairs Open Pairs Markland Jones - Kenneth Titow
  • Bracketed Teams Bkt II Bracketed Teams Bkt II Cheryl Schwartz - Susan Krassy - Linda Nicholos - Judy Hummel
  • Knockout Teams Bkt I Knockout Teams Bkt I Curtis Cheek - Donna Sirubi - Dennis Dawson - Richard Leonardon - Geoff Hampson
  • Knockout Teams Bkt II Knockout Teams Bkt II Art McHaffie - Joy McHaffie - Kenneth Hirshon - Charles Wilkins
  • Stratified Swiss Teams Stratified Swiss Teams Viorel Atudorei - Dolores Brenner - Mary Dougherty - Valentin Kovachev
  • New Life Master New Life Master Teri Didrickson, Albuquerque NM
  • Daylight Pairs Daylight Pairs Frank Moran - Harold Paul
  • Stratified Swiss Teams Stratified Swiss Teams Mike Jones - Marilee Van Arsdale - Edward Texel - Dorothy Hyden

     


 


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