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 Warwick, RI, that ended September 2.

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        
Stan Nissen Wakefield MA 0.00 10.17       3.12 7.05    
Lisa McChesney Canton MA 0.00 8.15 7.70 0.45          
Julia Hicks Bradenton FL 0.00 8.15 7.70 0.45          
Weibin Zhang Sharon MA 2.51 5.36         5.36    
Zheng Zhang Sharon MA 2.51 5.36         5.36    
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      
John Birchby Ho Ho Kus NJ 3.92 3.62     2.62   1.00    
Vishnu Eskew Allston MA 3.20 3.03   3.03          
Cj Herman Chester NH 2.02 2.97       2.97      
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      

5 - 19.99 Masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Ola Rech Darien CT 15.83 11.59 1.33       10.26    
Sally Hens Leominster MA 16.65 7.11   0.80 1.35 4.96      
Charles Green Ashland MA 16.81 6.88       6.88      
Judith Gowdy Cummingtom MA 14.52 6.76   2.09     4.67    
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      
Richard Piscitelli North Haven CT 8.61 3.47         3.47    
Patt Taylor Quechee VT 14.19 3.47       3.47      
Mary Taylor Quechee VT 14.19 3.47       3.47      
Susan Hermanson Niantic CT 11.38 3.36 2.29       1.07    
Joe Berns Needham MA 19.19 3.36   0.62     2.74    
Deborah Butler Lyme CT 9.38 3.36 2.29       1.07    
Janice Berns Needham MA 6.49 3.36   0.62     2.74    

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      
Rachel Peled West Hartford CT 34.62 18.84 2.69 0.75   4.96 10.44    
Roger Caplan Madison CT 38.26 15.10 6.05 2.11     6.94    
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      
Mark Blumenthal Trumbull CT 33.02 11.62 7.79 2.01     1.82    
Tracy Wang Sharon MA 35.16 11.40     2.93   8.47    
Mike Belzer West Harttford CT 47.39 11.03 0.69 0.20   9.21 0.93    
Danielle Granath Norwalk CT 21.18 10.26         10.26    
Jian-Qiao Gu Lexington MA 37.65 10.00   10.00          
Cecil Chan Wellesley MA 34.56 10.00   10.00          
Joan Reid North Attleboro MA 26.34 9.67       3.96 5.71    
Joshua Newman Orono ME 43.59 8.74       8.74      
Stephen Lister Barrington RI 29.05 7.45         7.45    

50-99.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Florine Schoen Natick MA 72.75 32.74   1.82   9.81 21.11    
Dan Hoch Cummington MA 80.99 23.15 4.67 8.11 5.70   4.67    
Qingyan Yu Andover MA 75.53 22.79   13.00   1.32 8.47    
Larry Kernan Bedford MA 65.27 22.47       6.84 15.63    
Bill Finch Wayland MA 80.76 20.04   13.00     7.04    
Roger Ketron Tyringham MA 80.54 17.19 4.67 6.82 5.70        
Mike Harfenist Glastonbury CT 79.87 14.33 8.14 2.72     3.47    
Rollin Shank Weatogue CT 53.68 13.61 9.78 0.40     3.43    
Janet Ryan Peabody MA 61.68 12.60     5.86   6.74    
Jan Nettler Florence MA 64.89 12.42 2.89 0.80   4.73 4.00    
Elaine Colokathis Portsmouth NH 55.53 11.46   1.72   0.56 9.18    
Julia Qi Zhou Mansfield MA 97.60 11.40     2.93   8.47    
Mary Watson-Stribula Southbury CT 84.85 11.13 7.51 3.62          
Ann Belzer West Hartford CT 61.52 11.03 0.69 0.20   9.21 0.93    
Susan Roome Burlington MA 88.71 10.58   4.22   6.36      

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 58.50   12.83 3.12 34.56 7.99    
Allen Barber Andover MA 189.00 40.74   6.29 11.17 11.97 11.31    
Ken Steele Cheshire CT 128.38 36.14 18.25 4.84     13.05    
Ulla Winkler Somerville MA 135.34 33.06 15.54 5.37   2.55 9.60    
John Boettcher East Lyme CT 182.52 28.74 4.60   4.58 16.58 2.98    
Lynn Tavormina East Lyme CT 183.31 28.74 4.60   4.58 16.58 2.98    
Alice Field New London NH 151.06 27.98     5.92 22.06      
Moses Liskov Lexington MA 172.88 27.81   5.63   12.65 9.53    
Debbie Katz Bloomfield CT 129.44 24.48 9.15     2.38 12.95    
Kitty Chadda Mississauga ON 119.74 21.15       10.74 10.41    
Rumen Dimitrov East Greenwich RI 122.61 20.24 8.18       12.06    
Hank Shulman Newton MA 195.19 20.21     6.37 8.89 4.95    
Sheila Pechinski Scarborough ME 171.18 19.59   3.99 6.23 3.15 6.22    
Vic Khaitan Wellesley MA 175.71 18.97     2.47 11.55 4.95    
Peter Griff Randolph MA 185.69 18.92     2.17 2.61 14.14    

200 - 299.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Paul Durda Needham MA 299.93 47.84     7.77 18.96 21.11    
Howard Abrams Burlington MA 229.74 45.31   6.29 11.17 11.97 15.88    
Abhi Dutta Jamaica Plain MA 259.54 34.69 8.25 1.87   11.79 12.78    
Leon Yu Syosset NY 274.54 33.06 10.05       23.01    
Wendy Jarrett Lexington MA 280.34 30.51 15.54 5.37     9.60    
Bernie Bendiksen New Bedford MA 277.49 29.74     5.29 9.32 15.13    
Trey Hyer Boston MA 260.69 28.74   3.10   12.27 13.37    
Brij Chadda Mississauga ON 205.55 24.20       13.79 10.41    
Xenia Coulter Moodus CT 258.40 21.99 8.94 2.00 2.83 8.22      
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        
Yumi Hough Barnstable MA 242.50 17.87 8.82   0.84 3.95 4.26    
Tina Yablonski Simsbury CT 231.65 16.25 10.58 2.24     3.43    
Sue Wavada Enfield CT 218.92 16.09 2.82 1.34   9.77 2.16    
Alexander Odulo North Adams MA 257.51 16.06   0.81   15.25      

300 - 499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Rob Huntington New London CT 455.26 49.37 24.90     11.53 12.94    
Ross Huntington Hampstead NH 457.20 49.37 24.90     11.53 12.94    
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        
Diana Chirita Lincoln MA 387.87 38.31   11.77 6.51 10.81 9.22    
Alan Silver Lexington MA 301.38 35.38   10.22 6.51 11.17 7.48    
Silvia Szanto Cos Cob CT 318.74 31.58 23.09       8.49    
Steve Randle Quechee VT 496.47 30.42 11.16     10.76 8.50    
Matt Muir Nashua NH 435.58 29.48 13.05     9.50 6.93    
Christopher Moh New York NY 409.22 28.70 10.46       18.24    
Darryl Tremelling Ashland MA 337.12 25.57   1.00   11.79 12.78    
Jane Verdrager Grantham NH 368.91 25.01     3.29 16.13 5.59    
Jonathan Baumel Wilmington DE 371.35 22.88         22.88    
Carol Caten Windham NH 350.11 22.51     10.56 5.43 6.52    
Joe Sackett Winchendon MA 385.22 22.17 8.04 0.81   7.39 5.93    

500 - 999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Harrison Luba Lynnfield MA 916.66 167.94 58.35 18.00   70.04 21.55    
Laurence Lebowitz Boston MA 731.73 96.33 25.14     54.04 17.15    
Steve Myerson Portsmouth RI 786.59 78.95 12.53 22.50 5.52 12.11 26.29    
Lois DeBlois Warwick RI 985.66 73.31 17.46   11.71 39.06 5.08    
Dan Morgenstern Brunswick ME 978.61 68.62 15.96 0.68 10.69 20.78 20.51    
Linda Ahrens West Yarmouth MA 997.51 65.45 10.20   19.47 19.36 16.42    
Keith Kimball Nashua NH 671.69 64.05 24.95 2.50 7.15 29.45      
Tom Floyd N Stonington CT 538.55 60.49 15.90   15.75 7.93 20.91    
Livingston Carroll Sherborn MA 557.97 60.39 13.05 7.50 3.12 26.28 10.44    
Marshall Thomas Nashua NH 964.61 59.20 17.51 0.81 12.36 9.95 18.57    
Bob Gervis West Newton MA 867.17 53.66 13.10 0.81 8.67 8.16 22.92    
Bob Asher Needham MA 747.66 49.80 16.86 15.00   17.94      
JiTu Nathwani Chelmsford MA 585.32 49.33   0.81   16.89 31.63    
Michael Borushok Davie FL 658.23 49.05       30.30 18.75    
Leonid Tkach Swampscott MA 770.69 46.63 14.95 0.81 0.99 18.31 11.57    

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 76.87 17.46   11.71 39.43 8.27    
Joe Brouillard West Yarmouth MA 1284.73 72.42 15.63   20.95 19.36 16.48    
Jack Mahoney Brunswick ME 1159.70 68.62 15.96 0.68 10.69 20.78 20.51    
Parul Jain Wellesley MA 1498.23 62.33 19.10 19.50   8.60 15.13    
Mike McDonald North Dartmouth MA 1217.48 60.49 15.90   15.75 7.93 20.91    
Bud Leese Amherst NH 1038.38 59.22 21.82 0.81 13.21 11.50 11.88    
Judy Hyde Northampton MA 1356.27 59.03 15.06 1.35 5.91 16.91 19.80    
Tom Seder Belmont MA 1002.61 56.40   1.22 30.28 14.68 10.22    
Bart Bussink Cambridge MA 1267.12 56.11 6.05     32.91 17.15    
Mike Heider Redding CT 1305.96 55.38 4.98 1.35   30.30 18.75    
Curtis Barton Chelmsford MA 1338.56 50.34 8.92   10.57 20.54 10.31    
Bob Garfinkel Pawtucket RI 1161.72 50.10     1.00 9.12 39.98    
Tink Tysor Grantham NH 1440.33 40.98 9.12   7.27 24.59      
Carol Seager Worcester MA 1483.99 34.11 6.41   11.86   15.84    
Diogo Teixeira Wellesley MA 1454.58 33.66   1.08   32.58      

1,500 - 2,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Maxim Siline Hudson MA 2201.93 113.11 29.84 0.26   35.65 47.36    
Xiaoqian Liu Hudson MA 2189.38 113.11 29.84 0.26   35.65 47.36    
Sabrina Miles Mansfield MA 2130.05 97.93 21.87 1.22 16.43 29.75 28.66    
Selen Hotamisligil Weston MA 1575.56 91.94 28.40 15.00   25.91 22.63    
Dan Jablonski Stoneham MA 1798.70 89.02 26.87 0.68   19.22 42.25    
Len Aberbach Wayland MA 2112.62 75.05     4.68 38.17 32.20    
Darryl Legassie Milton NH 1935.20 71.47 18.23 1.22 14.76 29.75 7.51    
Susan Smith Newington CT 1901.03 69.26 24.02 30.00   12.42 2.82    
Barry Black Brookline MA 1848.34 68.73     4.68 31.85 32.20    
Steve Diamond Shrewsbury MA 2280.73 67.82 4.99 1.22 30.28 21.11 10.22    
Bill Nason Andover MA 1953.98 67.54 14.20 19.50 6.21 24.75 2.88    
Bob Sagor Greenfield MA 1704.37 66.83 15.06 1.35 5.91 24.71 19.80    
Jim Osofsky Florence MA 1545.58 55.38 4.98 1.35   30.30 18.75    
Mark Conner Grantham NH 2136.87 54.39       29.27 25.12    
Mike Wavada Enfield CT 1895.08 52.21 18.09 1.35 16.66 4.54 11.57    

2,500 - 3,499.99

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Barbara Murphy Newton MA 2675.16 115.89 26.34 22.50   35.31 31.74    
Stewart Rubenstein Chestnut Hill MA 3072.03 115.15 38.94 1.08   45.05 30.08    
Gillian Miniter New York NY 2890.78 107.81 35.11     11.42 61.28    
Greg Klinker Tiverton RI 2754.65 90.64 19.45 22.50 6.14 12.11 30.44    
Robin Hillyard Carlisle MA 2963.87 88.13 6.42     22.78 58.93    
Pete Matthews Jr Canton MA 3496.00 86.66       55.02 31.64    
Christina Parker Chestnut Hill MA 2615.13 76.12 38.94 1.08   31.42 4.68    
Mike Smith Newington CT 2997.93 69.26 24.02 30.00   12.42 2.82    
Shekhar Sengupta Marlborough MA 3186.34 66.57     13.40 8.71 44.46    
Ken Bloom Acton MA 3239.72 66.46     9.52 4.86 52.08    
John Hrones Jr Needham MA 3335.40 65.10 8.63   16.41 12.75 27.31    
Cilla Borras Waltham MA 3098.92 58.67 10.76 22.50 8.61 8.12 8.68    
Dan McGuire Epsom NH 3176.29 57.50       32.55 24.95    
Bob Lurie Wayland MA 2530.12 56.83       36.98 19.85    
Alix Taylor Lincoln MA 3003.96 53.74 22.90   1.13 14.17 15.54    

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 4275.90 115.62       72.75 42.87    
Gary Schwartz Huntsville AL 4920.43 86.66       55.02 31.64    
David Treitel Miami FL 3743.53 77.50         77.50    
Frank Blachowski Manchester CT 4201.17 71.14 26.37 15.00   17.94 11.83    
Marina Polestra Boston MA 4846.53 69.63 20.79 1.44 9.40 20.98 17.02    
Barton Buffington North Kingstown RI 4361.61 67.53 24.98   19.80 9.78 12.97    
Pam Miller Cambridge MA 4853.74 57.39 24.06 0.26   33.07      
Bruce Downing New London NH 4525.01 54.39       29.27 25.12    
Sonja Smith North Granby CT 3698.39 54.25 17.45     19.35 17.45    
Saul Agranoff Waltham MA 4585.59 44.79   1.08 6.17   37.54    
Stuart Whittle Waltham MA 4016.20 44.79   1.08 6.17   37.54    
Jeffrey Goldman Norwalk CT 4064.93 44.77 14.77 30.00          
Ed Lewis III Willington CT 4454.00 42.99 27.62       15.37    
Jeffrey Juster New York NY 3734.02 42.90 42.90            

5,000 - 7,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Rainbow
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Adam Grossack Newton MA 7451.06 192.91 35.69 36.00   55.92 65.30    
John McLaughlin Melrose MA 5988.36 168.64 56.01   36.42 40.86 35.35    
Alan Watson Lexington MA 7006.15 132.29 52.05 1.04 7.89 32.77 38.54    
Wayne Burt Pembroke NH 6417.32 104.95 33.29   19.80 32.55 19.31    
Jim Rasmussen Cambridge MA 5749.62 90.49 43.16 0.26   41.67 5.40    
Ron Mak Manchester NH 5075.69 83.38 26.75     44.58 12.05    
Glenn McIntyre Bedford MA 7000.91 78.52 52.05     17.94 8.53    
Eric Schwartz Arlington MA 5603.73 64.71 9.43 15.00 9.97 22.78 7.53    
Tom Joyce East Hartford CT 5340.35 63.25 57.81       5.44    
Natalie Bassil Boston MA 5229.12 62.29 20.79 1.44 9.40 13.64 17.02    
Randy Johnson Suffield CT 5941.86 61.71 3.09     15.03 43.59    
Elayne Kadis Brookline MA 6686.11 61.12       35.31 25.81    
Jill Marshall Port Chester NY 6443.12 57.63 56.55       1.08    
Allan Rothenberg West Hartford CT 5393.80 57.19 30.19 27.00          
Barry Bragin Fort Pierce FL 6367.87 56.67       56.67      

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 7706.35 211.27 15.33     94.91 101.03    
Rick Binder Waltham MA 8393.70 115.49 52.05 1.04 7.89 15.97 38.54    
Bill Braucher Billerica MA 8109.60 96.23 16.86 1.04   26.25 52.08    
Vincent Grande Jr Salem MA 9210.78 80.63       37.04 43.59    
Joe Degaetano Hampstead NH 9430.78 63.09       43.91 19.18    
Kenneth Kadis Brookline MA 7866.94 61.12       35.31 25.81    
Jiang Gu Mountain Lakes NJ 9876.49 53.58 53.58            
Glenn Robbins New York NY 9142.60 50.24 50.24            
Terry Byrne Jamestown RI 7963.18 46.44 7.63   14.00 7.17 17.64    
Joyce Regan East Greenwich RI 9136.91 46.22 7.63   14.00 7.17 17.42    
Bob McCaw Brewster MA 9808.04 35.81     16.86 18.95      
Margie Sullivan Sagamore Beach MA 9113.28 29.14     24.97 2.79 1.38    
Stephen Rzewski South Dennis MA 9789.18 29.14     24.97 2.79 1.38    
Larry Lau Westport CT 8866.07 28.85 27.77       1.08    
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 28126.67 294.95 96.68 27.00 56.75 48.18 66.34    
Sheila Gabay Newton MA 27567.22 273.24 68.51 18.00 46.00 52.02 88.71    
Geof Brod Avon CT 13582.98 241.72 58.45 27.00 44.15 56.67 55.45    
Lloyd Arvedon Woburn MA 31309.67 215.39 72.68   46.66 43.55 52.50    
Mark Aquino Jamaica Plain MA 11224.23 195.45 57.90 1.56 45.80 50.08 40.11    
Victor King Hartford CT 13729.79 182.77   18.00 29.27 71.21 64.29    
Doug Doub West Hartford CT 18454.09 169.40   36.00   72.75 60.65    
Shome Mukherjee Randolph MA 23084.98 155.44     23.64 76.38 55.42    
Karen McCallum Exeter NH 14446.51 150.42   27.00   71.21 52.21    
Larry Bausher West Haven CT 11700.80 140.74 87.33 1.56   17.94 33.91    
Stephen Gladyszak Chelsea MA 16991.70 117.49 36.74 18.00   35.31 27.44    
Joe Grue New York NY 27069.55 107.81 35.11     11.42 61.28    
Pat McDevitt Brookline MA 17517.96 100.76 8.04 1.04 30.32 21.34 40.02    
Frank Merblum Bloomfield CT 10933.30 96.68 42.90 36.00     17.78    
Hjordis Eythorsdottir New York NY 16711.53 94.65         94.65