Monthly Archives: June 2017

We play on 5 July.

Noting that the Independence Day holiday (July 4th) was the following week, some players on 28 June wondered if we were going to play on Wednesday 5 July 2017. We are playing as scheduled on Wednesday 5 July 2017.

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28 June tournament: Philippe, Chantal and Leo.

Philippe won the tournament on 28 June 2017, defeating newcomer Chantal in the finals. I (Leo) won the consolation. We seem to have a history of newcomers doing well in our tournaments. Congratulations to Chantal and Philippe. We had 11 … Continue reading

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Fun tournament on 21 June 2017.

We again this week tried the main plus consolation 5-point matches format. The feedback continues to be positive, so we’ll settle on this approach until we can figure out something better. We had a 10-player tournament (plus 2 folk who … Continue reading

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New tournament format working out OK.

We again played this week (14 June 2017) a 5-point main plus a consolation bracket tournament. As they say in the medical business, the patients tolerated the procedure well. So we will continue this format for a while given its … Continue reading

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Gary, Albert and Panos: main winner, main 2nd, and consolation winner of 7 June 2017 tournament.

The weather leading to, including and following last Wednesday was crummy–unless you are a farmer or gardener, of course. It had rained for several days in a row and Wednesday was no exception. In the middle of the afternoon, the … Continue reading

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Chris and Philippe split finals prize on 31 May 2017.

Chris Hammon and Philippe Salnave split the finals of the 2017-05-31 tournament. Congratulations to both. We again ran a bit late (I had nothing to do with it; I showed up on American time). Perhaps it was our having 12 … Continue reading

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