Monday, March 22, 2010

We finished 20th in the Jacoby Swiss Teams. Next: USA Team Trials in Chicago in June, then the Summer Nationals in New Orleans in July.

Saturday, March 20, 2010

We finished 31st in the pair game. Just wait 'till next year! Today is the qualifying stage for the final team game.

Friday, March 19, 2010

After two sessions yesterday Doug and I lie 34th out of 130 qualifiers for the finals of the Silodor Open Pairs.

Thursday, March 18, 2010

Alas, we lost the match by 5 IMPs. Doug and I will enter the Open Pairs, which starts later today -- Thursday.

Wednesday, March 17, 2010

We were down by 7 IMPs after the first quarter. Doug and I sat out the second set. At half-time we lead by 31. We picked good teammates!
We're the 14 seed in the Vanderbilt. We won our first two matches in comfort. Today we face a stronger opponent, Mark Gordon, the 19 seed.

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

I'm playing in the Spring North American Bridge Championships in Reno. I took the first three days off to ski and sightsee.