Card Scores

SunBird 500

Darlene Thompson

We meet in the Lakeview Room, second floor by the Pro Shop, on Thursday evenings and start to play at 6:30 p.m. Please come early. Remember, we will be starting at 6:30 p.m. Buy-in is $.50.

Any questions, please call Darlene Thompson at 602-460-1501 and leave a message and I will get back to you.

SunBird 500 winners for November, 2017:

11/02. 1st Richard Minkel 2310, 2nd Don Petersen 2290, 3rd Darlene Thompson 1880

11/09. 1st Jeanne Berte 2450, 2nd Ken Reidenbach 2340, 3rd Sandy Stibitz 2280

11/16. 1st Darlene Thompson 2250, 2nd Maurice Stein 2230, 3rd Jeanne Berte 2170

11/23. Thanksgiving (no cards)

11/30. 1st David Beech 2830, 2nd Maurice Stein 2720, 3rd Shirley Stein 2510

FUN da MENTAL Bridge

Maria Davis

FUN da MENTAL Bridge is offering two bridge classes starting in February/March. Learn with Maria Davis, a certified ACBL Better Bridge Instructor and Game Director.

Beginning Bridge. Friday mornings 9:00-11:15 a.m., February 2 to March 30, in the Friendship Room at the Sun Lakes Clubhouse. Eight weeks, $80 plus texts. Starts with the basics and proceeds to Stayman and Jacoby Transfer Conventions, Strong Two Club Openings and a preview of preemptive bids, overcalls and takeout doubles. With these lessons and the support of the texts, you will be prepared to join a bridge group.

Boot Camp Bridge, not for beginners but for people who have played bridge and would like to refresh their bidding and conventions. It starts with contemporary first and second round bidding and proceeds to common conventions and an overview of preemptive bids, overcalls and takeout doubles. Friday mornings 9:00-11:15 a.m., March 2 to March 30, at the Friendship Room in the Sun Lakes Clubhouse. Five weeks, $50 plus texts. Only interested in one topic? Individual weeks at $15 each.

For more information or to reserve a place in these classes, please contact Maria Davis at 480-883-2826 or [email protected]

Wednesday Morning Mixed Bridge

Jeanne Lewis

11/01. 1st Toni Greisiger, 2nd Jim Beaupre, 3rd Chris Nechvatal

11/08. 1st Lois Schmidt, 2nd Barb Davis, 3rd Shirley Clark

11/15. 1st Chet Howe, 2nd Mel Huser, 3rd Ruth Ketchum

11/22. 1st Frank Nechvatal, 2nd Barb Ott, 3rd Chet Howe

11/29. 1st Larry Schoenborn, 2nd Chris Nechvatal, 3rd Katherine Gibbs

Wednesday Evening Bridge

Tom Greisiger

11/01. 1st Donna Elliot and Ron Mitchell, 2nd Wayne Onyx and Toni Greisiger, 3rd Ruth Ketchum and Jim Beaupre

11/08. 1st Ruth Ketchum and Jim Beaupre, 2nd Barb Ott and Rachel Anderson, 3rd Lynne West and Toni Greisiger

11/15. 1st Lita and Walt Mills, 2nd Marlys and Ken Haslow, 3rd Laurel and Michael McDonough

11/22. 1st Lil MacPherson and Jackie Huyghebaert, 2nd Judy O’Neal and Helen Goheen, 3rd Laurel and Michael McDonough

11/29. 1st Lita and Walt Mills, 2nd Wayne Onyx and Toni Greisiger, 3rd Lynne West and Jim Beaupre

Thursday Morning Duplicate Bridge

Anne Newman

This is a practice-type teaching game designed for beginning Duplicate/reentry and social bridge players. We provide a 15-minute lesson followed by playing duplicated boards geared toward using the lesson of the day. During bidding and play of the hand, we encourage questions. You do not need a partner to come to this game.

Take advantage of the opportunity to make new friends, meet new potential partners and play Duplicate Bridge in a relaxed atmosphere. We meet every Thursday morning, 8:15 to 11:00 a.m. at Risen Savior Lutheran Church on Alma School Road. Come play with us!

Please contact acne[email protected] for further information.

Duplicate Bridge

Lois Schmidt

11/02. 1st Dianna Wreford/Brian Turner, 2nd (tie) Carol Phillips/Bob Namon and Helen Goheen/Lois Schmidt, 3rd Dorothy Sykes/Rose Brown

11/09. 1st Brian Turner/Dianna Wreford, 2nd Helen Goheen/Lois Schmidt, 3rd Barry/Sharon Trojanoski

11/16. 1st Dianna Wreford/Brian Turner, 2nd Connie Robertshaw/Lil MacPherson, 3rd Barb Ott/Mary Jo Howe

11/30. 1st Rachael Anderson/Judy O’Neil, 2nd (tie) Connie Robertshaw/Katherine Gibbs and Brian Turner/Dianna Wreford, 3rd Mary Jo Howe/Barb Ott

SunBird Cribbage

John Valentine

We meet on Monday evenings in the Lakeview Room on the second floor by the Pro Shop. Buy-in is $1.00, and we start at 7:00 p.m.; come early.

11/06. 1st Mike McMillan 720, 2nd Kerry Schuster 709, 3rd Dan Adams 707

11/13. 1st Wayne Kozak 726, 2nd Gary Sheppard 712, 3rd Kerry Schuster 707

11/20. 1st Russ Tripp 712, 2nd Dianna Roeder 703, 3rd Vic Kinser 701

11/27. 1st Dianna Roeder 716, 2nd (tie) Gary Sheppard and Jeanne Berte 712, 3rd Wayne Kozak 708

Euchre

Dan Harvey

We meet in the Lakeview Room, which is on the second floor next to the Pro Golf Shop, on Sunday evening. We start at 6:30 p.m. Come early. Buy-in is $.50. If you have any questions, please call Dan Harvey at 480-802-4110 and leave a message.

Euchre winners for SunBird Golf Resort for November, 2017 (no scores will be submitted):

11/05. 1st Sandy Stibitz, 2nd Darlene Thompson, 3rd (tie) Helen Goheen and Vic Kinser

11/12. 1st Tonja Kinser, 2nd Gleva Wiepking, 3rd Helen Goheen

11/19. 1st Dan Harvey, 2nd (tie) Gleva Wiepking and Ralph Goheen, 3rd Helen Goheen

11/26. 1st Betty Nobling, 2nd (tie) Dianna Roeder and Ralph Goheen, 3rd (tie) Gleva Wiepking, Dan Harvey and Don Nobling

Hand and Foot

Yvonne Beloney

We meet on Tuesday in the Lakeview Room. We will start playing at 12:30 p.m. Come and join us, and please arrive by noon to 12:15 p.m. so you can either pick a table or draw cards for partners. Buy-in is $.50.

If you have any questions, you may contact Joanne Parsons at 480-361-1088 or Sherry Williams at 480-620-9420; if no answer, please leave a message and they will get back to you.

SunBird Pinochle

Darlene Thompson

We meet Tuesday evenings. We will be meeting at SunBird in the Lakeview Room, which is on the second floor by the Pro Shop, until further notice and start playing at 6:30 pm.; come early. Buy-in is $.50. Remember, we start at 6:30 p.m. If you have any questions, please call Darlene Thompson at 602-460-1501; leave a message and I will get back to you.

SunBird Pinochle winners for November, 2017:

11/07. 1st Ken Reidenbach 702, 2nd Sandy Stibitz 650, 3rd Christine Lamont 633

11/14. 1st Betty Echgelmeier 769, 2nd Yvonne Beloney 723, 3rd Dan Harvey 713

11/21. 1st Joyce Vivier 778, 2nd Bunny Sullivan 751, 3rd Arlie Mulder 746

11/28. 1st Harry Smelser 651, 2nd Shirley Stein 650, 3rd Dorothy Vacin 581

PonyTail

Darlene Thompson

We meet on Saturdays in the Lakeview Room, which is located on the second floor by the Pro Shop. We start playing at 12:30 p.m. PonyTail is a form of Hand and Foot, only a little more detailed.

Come and join us, and please arrive earlier than 12:30 p.m. so we have an idea of how many tables to set up.

If you have any questions, you may contact either Joanne Parsons at 480-361-1088 or Darlene Thompson at 602-460-1501; if no answer, please leave a message and we will get back to you.