NEBridge - Best in Class 2018

District 25 will recognize the players in each rank at the beginning of the year who have won the most total masterpoints in the eight tournaments held in 2018 that are sponsored by the district. Points of all colors are treated the same. The levels of rank are identical to those used by the ACBL for the Mini-McKenney and Ace of Clubs awards. Here are the standings at the end of the tournament in Nashua, NH, that ended June 24.

0 - 4.99 Masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Peter Thurrell East Dummerston VT 0.94 10.31     10.31        
Lisa McChesney Canton MA 0.00 8.15 7.70 0.45          
Julia Hicks Bradenton FL 0.00 8.15 7.70 0.45          
Donald Whitney Jr Kendall Park NJ 0.00 4.13     4.13        
Jovanna Selvaggi Brookline MA 4.05 3.94       3.94      
Gerry Herrien Manchester NH 0.06 3.86       3.86      
Stan Nissen Wakefield MA 0.00 3.12       3.12      
Vishnu Eskew Allston MA 3.20 3.03   3.03          
Cj Herman Chester NH 2.02 2.97       2.97      
John Birchby Ho Ho Kus NJ 3.92 2.62     2.62        
Stephen Powers Upton MA 0.00 2.40       2.40      
Bob Peretti Keene NH 4.01 2.07       2.07      
Dorothy Hardock The Villages FL 0.00 2.06       2.06      
Eve Rowell Wellesley MA 4.85 1.75 1.75            
Sarik Goyal Evanston IL 0.00 1.73       1.73      

5 - 19.99 Masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Sally Hens Leominster MA 16.65 7.11   0.80 1.35 4.96      
Charles Green Ashland MA 16.81 6.88       6.88      
Michael Barry Nashua NH 15.30 5.39       5.39      
Barbara Alleyne Oak Bluffs MA 15.20 4.79     4.79        
Duane Cowall Bedford NH 7.07 4.39       4.39      
Joseph Lafortune Grosvenor Dale CT 19.14 3.65 0.64 3.01          
Ralph Perkins Bedford NH 11.74 3.58       3.58      
Mary Taylor Quechee VT 14.19 3.47       3.47      
Patt Taylor Quechee VT 14.19 3.47       3.47      
Marie-Jose Babouder-Matta Branford CT 9.16 3.01 2.21 0.80          
Eddie Schmitt East Falmouth MA 18.72 2.56     2.56        
Barbara Perkins Bedford NH 11.74 2.36       2.36      
Susan Hermanson Niantic CT 11.38 2.29 2.29            
Deborah Butler Lyme CT 9.38 2.29 2.29            
Ron Breault Old Lyme CT 17.30 2.21 2.21            
Robert McLellan Madison CT 10.97 2.21 2.21            

20 - 49.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Roger Guerin Arundel ME 33.41 26.09 16.74   2.07 7.28      
Mary Sullivan Burlington CT 47.42 21.99 8.94 2.00 2.83 8.22      
Susan Bethel Marstons Mills MA 26.01 11.96     11.96        
Carolyn Lyster Westfield VT 47.88 11.63 1.46   2.47 7.70      
Mike Belzer West Harttford CT 47.39 10.10 0.69 0.20   9.21      
Cecil Chan Wellesley MA 34.56 10.00   10.00          
Jian-Qiao Gu Lexington MA 37.65 10.00   10.00          
Mark Blumenthal Trumbull CT 33.02 9.80 7.79 2.01          
Joshua Newman Orono ME 43.59 8.74       8.74      
Rachel Peled West Hartford CT 34.62 8.40 2.69 0.75   4.96      
Roger Caplan Madison CT 38.26 8.16 6.05 2.11          
Sylvia Sutton-Heath Marlborough MA 43.01 6.37 4.00     2.37      
Robins Jacob Malden MA 35.57 5.84     5.84        
George Lajoie Manchester NH 21.66 5.79       5.79      
Katharine Babbitt Topsham ME 41.78 5.59       5.59      
Phil Webber Grantham NH 46.12 4.51       4.51      

50-99.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Dan Hoch Cummington MA 80.99 18.48 4.67 8.11 5.70        
Roger Ketron Tyringham MA 80.54 17.19 4.67 6.82 5.70        
Qingyan Yu Andover MA 75.53 14.32   13.00   1.32      
Bill Finch Wayland MA 80.76 13.00   13.00          
Florine Schoen Natick MA 72.75 11.63   1.82   9.81      
Mary Watson-Stribula Southbury CT 84.85 11.13 7.51 3.62          
Mike Harfenist Glastonbury CT 79.87 10.86 8.14 2.72          
Susan Roome Burlington MA 88.71 10.58   4.22   6.36      
Rollin Shank Weatogue CT 53.68 10.18 9.78 0.40          
Ann Belzer West Hartford CT 61.52 10.10 0.69 0.20   9.21      
Shen Duan Andover MA 65.21 10.00   10.00          
Meiyan Duan Andover MA 57.79 10.00   10.00          
Jeff Clark Branford CT 81.43 8.84 6.73 2.11          
William Everson Lynnfield MA 95.10 8.56   4.22   4.34      
Jan Nettler Florence MA 64.89 8.42 2.89 0.80   4.73      

100 - 199.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Ethan Wood Dover MA 106.78 50.51   12.83 3.12 34.56      
Allen Barber Andover MA 189.00 29.43   6.29 11.17 11.97      
Alice Field New London NH 151.06 27.98     5.92 22.06      
John Boettcher East Lyme CT 182.52 25.76 4.60   4.58 16.58      
Lynn Tavormina East Lyme CT 183.31 25.76 4.60   4.58 16.58      
Ulla Winkler Somerville MA 135.34 23.46 15.54 5.37   2.55      
Ken Steele Cheshire CT 128.38 23.09 18.25 4.84          
Moses Liskov Lexington MA 172.88 18.28   5.63   12.65      
Hank Shulman Newton MA 195.19 15.26     6.37 8.89      
Lori Leopold Avon CT 135.00 14.54 6.38   3.43 4.73      
Sheila Ryan Florence MA 165.33 14.28 1.21 0.80 6.88 5.39      
Vic Khaitan Wellesley MA 175.71 14.02     2.47 11.55      
Steve Colman Falmouth MA 151.97 13.93     13.93        
Sheila Pechinski Scarborough ME 171.18 13.37   3.99 6.23 3.15      
Julian Jefferson Manchester NH 109.83 12.85       12.85      

200 - 299.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Howard Abrams Burlington MA 229.74 29.43   6.29 11.17 11.97      
Paul Durda Needham MA 299.93 26.73     7.77 18.96      
Xenia Coulter Moodus CT 258.40 21.99 8.94 2.00 2.83 8.22      
Abhi Dutta Jamaica Plain MA 259.54 21.91 8.25 1.87   11.79      
Wendy Jarrett Lexington MA 280.34 20.91 15.54 5.37          
Paul Marquis North Hampton NH 277.37 20.54 8.09 2.50   9.95      
Alex Bresler Osterville MA 290.54 18.88     18.88        
Alexander Odulo North Adams MA 257.51 16.06   0.81   15.25      
Trey Hyer Boston MA 260.69 15.37   3.10   12.27      
Bernie Bendiksen New Bedford MA 277.49 14.61     5.29 9.32      
Sue Wavada Enfield CT 218.92 13.93 2.82 1.34   9.77      
Brij Chadda Mississauga ON 205.55 13.79       13.79      
Yumiko Hough Barnstable MA 242.50 13.61 8.82   0.84 3.95      
Tina Yablonski Simsbury CT 231.65 12.82 10.58 2.24          
Kate Meyer Needham MA 293.85 12.59     3.78 8.81      

300 - 499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Mike Feeney Cambridge MA 320.71 42.47 13.26 7.50 6.47 15.24      
Charles Stringham Ocean Park ME 357.55 38.39 27.43   10.96        
Rob Huntington New London CT 455.26 36.43 24.90     11.53      
Ross Huntington Hampstead NH 457.20 36.43 24.90     11.53      
Diana Chirita Lincoln MA 387.87 29.09   11.77 6.51 10.81      
Alan Silver Lexington MA 301.38 27.90   10.22 6.51 11.17      
Silvia Szanto Cos Cob CT 318.74 23.09 23.09            
Matt Muir Nashua NH 435.58 22.55 13.05     9.50      
Dan Neiman Rowley MA 473.36 22.16 3.64     18.52      
Steve Randle Quechee VT 496.47 21.92 11.16     10.76      
Ryan Hickey Londonderry NH 384.76 20.11 10.16     9.95      
Jane Verdrager Grantham NH 368.91 19.42     3.29 16.13      
Dan Newberg Peabody MA 310.78 18.52       18.52      
Tim Walker Boxford MA 408.50 18.47 5.25     13.22      
Laurie Gervis West Newton MA 412.59 18.29 8.04 0.81 8.67 0.77      

500 - 999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Harrison Luba Lynnfield MA 916.66 146.39 58.35 18.00   70.04      
Laurence Lebowitz Boston MA 731.73 79.18 25.14     54.04      
Lois DeBlois Warwick RI 985.66 68.23 17.46   11.71 39.06      
Keith Kimball Nashua NH 671.69 64.05 24.95 2.50 7.15 29.45      
Steve Myerson Portsmouth RI 786.59 52.66 12.53 22.50 5.52 12.11      
Livingston Carroll Sherborn MA 557.97 49.95 13.05 7.50 3.12 26.28      
Bob Asher Needham MA 747.66 49.80 16.86 15.00   17.94      
Linda Ahrens West Yarmouth MA 997.51 49.03 10.20   19.47 19.36      
Dan Morgenstern Brunswick ME 978.61 48.11 15.96 0.68 10.69 20.78      
Marshall Thomas Nashua NH 964.61 40.63 17.51 0.81 12.36 9.95      
Tom Floyd N Stonington CT 538.55 39.58 15.90   15.75 7.93      
Skip Page Rye NH 549.51 37.95 10.16 2.50   25.29      
Leonid Tkach Swampscott MA 770.69 35.06 14.95 0.81 0.99 18.31      
Mary Jo Feeney Jamaica Plain MA 523.14 33.19 8.46 7.50 6.47 10.76      
Ron Talbot Glastonbury CT 960.89 32.78 32.78            

1,000 - 1,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Paula Najarian East Greenwich RI 1394.21 68.60 17.46   11.71 39.43      
Joe Brouillard West Yarmouth MA 1284.73 55.94 15.63   20.95 19.36      
Jack Mahoney Brunswick ME 1159.70 48.11 15.96 0.68 10.69 20.78      
Bud Leese Amherst NH 1038.38 47.34 21.82 0.81 13.21 11.50      
Parul Jain Wellesley MA 1498.23 47.20 19.10 19.50   8.60      
Tom Seder Belmont MA 1002.61 46.18   1.22 30.28 14.68      
Tink Tysor Grantham NH 1440.33 40.98 9.12   7.27 24.59      
Curtis Barton Chelmsford MA 1338.56 40.03 8.92   10.57 20.54      
Mike McDonald North Dartmouth MA 1217.48 39.58 15.90   15.75 7.93      
Judy Hyde Northampton MA 1356.27 39.23 15.06 1.35 5.91 16.91      
Bart Bussink Cambridge MA 1267.12 38.96 6.05     32.91      
Mike Heider Redding CT 1305.96 36.63 4.98 1.35   30.30      
Diogo Teixeira Wellesley MA 1454.58 33.66   1.08   32.58      
Jim Macomber Farmington CT 1496.08 33.52 33.52            
Arjun Dhir Alpharetta GA 1366.49 32.91       32.91      

1,500 - 2,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Selen Hotamisligil Weston MA 1575.56 69.31 28.40 15.00   25.91      
Sabrina Miles Mansfield MA 2130.05 69.27 21.87 1.22 16.43 29.75      
Susan Smith Newington CT 1901.03 66.44 24.02 30.00   12.42      
Maxim Siline Hudson MA 2201.93 65.75 29.84 0.26   35.65      
Xiaoqian Liu Hudson MA 2189.38 65.75 29.84 0.26   35.65      
Bill Nason Andover MA 1953.98 64.66 14.20 19.50 6.21 24.75      
Darryl Legassie Milton NH 1935.20 63.96 18.23 1.22 14.76 29.75      
Steve Diamond Shrewsbury MA 2280.73 57.60 4.99 1.22 30.28 21.11      
Mary Ose Sacramento CA 2352.56 49.75     21.06 28.69      
Bob Sagor Greenfield MA 1704.37 47.03 15.06 1.35 5.91 24.71      
Dan Jablonski Stoneham MA 1798.70 46.77 26.87 0.68   19.22      
Len Aberbach Wayland MA 2112.62 42.85     4.68 38.17      
Mike Wavada Enfield CT 1895.08 40.64 18.09 1.35 16.66 4.54      
Sherry Spalding Fardie Port Orange FL 1554.61 39.78     39.78        
David Donald Vineyard Haven MA 1715.72 37.77 23.46   14.31        

2,500 - 3,499.99

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Stewart Rubenstein Chestnut Hill MA 3072.03 85.07 38.94 1.08   45.05      
Barbara Murphy Newton MA 2675.16 84.15 26.34 22.50   35.31      
Christina Parker Chestnut Hill MA 2615.13 71.44 38.94 1.08   31.42      
Mike Smith Newington CT 2997.93 66.44 24.02 30.00   12.42      
Greg Klinker Tiverton RI 2754.65 60.20 19.45 22.50 6.14 12.11      
Pete Matthews Jr Canton MA 3496.00 55.02       55.02      
Cilla Borras Waltham MA 3098.92 49.99 10.76 22.50 8.61 8.12      
Teri Smoot Placerville CA 3431.80 49.75     21.06 28.69      
Gillian Miniter New York NY 2890.78 46.53 35.11     11.42      
Alix Taylor Lincoln MA 3003.96 38.20 22.90   1.13 14.17      
John Hrones Jr Needham MA 3335.40 37.79 8.63   16.41 12.75      
Bob Lurie Wayland MA 2530.12 36.98       36.98      
Linda Robinson Arlington MA 2594.06 36.02   15.00 9.97 11.05      
Dan McGuire Epsom NH 3176.29 32.55       32.55      
Carolyn Weiser Woburn MA 3371.91 30.46 8.28   10.57 11.61      

3,500 - 4,999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Dean Panagopoulos Lynn MA 4118.14 133.18 39.23 18.00 1.13 74.82      
Yiji Starr Wayland MA 4275.90 72.75       72.75      
Frank Blachowski Manchester CT 4201.17 59.31 26.37 15.00   17.94      
Pam Miller Cambridge MA 4853.74 57.39 24.06 0.26   33.07      
Gary Schwartz Huntsville AL 4920.43 55.02       55.02      
Barton Buffington North Kingstown RI 4361.61 54.56 24.98   19.80 9.78      
Marina Polestra Boston MA 4846.53 52.61 20.79 1.44 9.40 20.98      
Jeffrey Goldman Norwalk CT 4064.93 44.77 14.77 30.00          
Jeffrey Juster New York NY 3734.02 42.90 42.90            
Sonja Smith North Granby CT 3698.39 36.80 17.45     19.35      
Walter Lee Sudbury MA 3556.05 36.00   36.00          
Sharon Goldman New York NY 3741.69 32.87 32.87            
Al Wolf North Haven CT 4738.21 30.00   30.00          
Bruce Downing New London NH 4525.01 29.27       29.27      
Ed Lewis III Willington CT 4454.00 27.62 27.62            

5,000 - 7,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
John McLaughlin Melrose MA 5988.36 133.29 56.01   36.42 40.86      
Adam Grossack Newton MA 7451.06 127.61 35.69 36.00   55.92      
Alan Watson Lexington MA 7006.15 93.75 52.05 1.04 7.89 32.77      
Wayne Burt Pembroke NH 6417.32 85.64 33.29   19.80 32.55      
Jim Rasmussen Cambridge MA 5749.62 85.09 43.16 0.26   41.67      
Ronald Mak Manchester NH 5075.69 71.33 26.75     44.58      
Glenn McIntyre Bedford MA 7000.91 69.99 52.05     17.94      
Tom Joyce East Hartford CT 5340.35 57.81 57.81            
Allan Rothenberg West Hartford CT 5393.80 57.19 30.19 27.00          
Eric Schwartz Arlington MA 5603.73 57.18 9.43 15.00 9.97 22.78      
Barry Bragin Pawley NY 6367.87 56.67       56.67      
Jill Marshall Port Chester NY 6443.12 56.55 56.55            
Joel Wolfe West Hartford CT 5791.49 49.33 49.33            
Natalie Bassil Boston MA 5229.12 45.27 20.79 1.44 9.40 13.64      
Elayne Kadis Brookline MA 6686.11 35.31       35.31      

7,500 - 9,999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Zach Grossack Newton MA 7706.35 110.24 15.33     94.91      
Rick Binder Waltham MA 8393.70 76.95 52.05 1.04 7.89 15.97      
Jiang Gu Mountain Lakes NJ 9876.49 53.58 53.58            
Glenn Robbins New York NY 9142.60 50.24 50.24            
Bill Braucher Billerica MA 8109.60 44.15 16.86 1.04   26.25      
Joe Degaetano Hampstead NH 9430.78 43.91       43.91      
Vincent Grande Jr Salem MA 9210.78 37.04       37.04      
Bob McCaw Brewster MA 9808.04 35.81     16.86 18.95      
Kenneth Kadis Brookline MA 7866.94 35.31       35.31      
Joyce Regan East Greenwich RI 9136.91 28.80 7.63   14.00 7.17      
Terry Byrne Jamestown RI 7963.18 28.80 7.63   14.00 7.17      
Larry Lau Westport CT 8866.07 27.77 27.77            
Stephen Rzewski South Dennis MA 9789.18 27.76     24.97 2.79      
Margie Sullivan Sagamore Beach MA 9113.28 27.76     24.97 2.79      
Shirish Nanavati Ottawa ON 7536.78 26.43       26.43      

10,000+ masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Rich DeMartino Riverside CT 28126.67 228.61 96.68 27.00 56.75 48.18      
Geof Brod Avon CT 13582.98 186.27 58.45 27.00 44.15 56.67      
Sheila Gabay Newton MA 27567.22 184.53 68.51 18.00 46.00 52.02      
Lloyd Arvedon Woburn MA 31309.67 162.89 72.68   46.66 43.55      
Mark Aquino Jamaica Plain MA 11224.23 155.34 57.90 1.56 45.80 50.08      
Victor King Hartford CT 13729.79 118.48   18.00 29.27 71.21      
Doug Doub West Hartford CT 18454.09 108.75   36.00   72.75      
Larry Bausher West Haven CT 11700.80 106.83 87.33 1.56   17.94      
Shome Mukherjee Randolph MA 23084.98 100.02     23.64 76.38      
Karen McCallum Exeter NH 14446.51 98.21   27.00   71.21      
Stephen Gladyszak Chelsea MA 16991.70 90.05 36.74 18.00   35.31      
Frank Merblum Bloomfield CT 10933.30 78.90 42.90 36.00          
Lew Gamerman Randolph MA 10160.29 77.35 68.51     8.84      
Dick Budd Portland ME 14324.75 62.63 29.50 1.56 20.50 11.07      
Pat McDevitt Brookline MA 17517.96 60.74 8.04 1.04 30.32 21.34