District 25
NEBridge - Best in Class 2019

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 2019 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 1.

0 - 4.99 Masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Fred Gagnon Springfield MA 0.51 27.50 5.68 2.75     19.07    
Eric Xiao Shrewsbury MA 0.00 22.92       14.32 8.60    
Guanghao Xiao Shrewsbury MA 3.63 22.92       14.32 8.60    
David Cohen Newton MA 0.00 14.98       6.74 8.24    
Barbara Speight East Longmeadow MA 0.00 14.72 7.36 4.16     3.20    
Ben Bishop S Glastonbury CT 1.76 13.15 4.38 3.21     5.56    
Elspeth Taylor Sarasota FL 4.17 6.78       6.78      
Marjorie Bruns Longmeadow MA 0.00 5.95 2.84 3.11          
Irving Lipschitz Nashua NH 0.00 5.76       5.76      
John Fisher Jr Needham MA 0.00 5.55   1.98   3.57      
John Frizzell Portsmouth RI 0.00 5.55   1.81 1.04   2.70    
Paul Koerner Longmeadow MA 1.23 5.36   5.36          
Peggy Ellis Portsmouth RI 0.00 4.99   1.81 1.04   2.14    
Kathleeen Curtiss Southborough MA 0.00 4.25   4.25          
Linda Worters Charlton MA 0.00 4.25   4.25          

5 - 19.99 Masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Ken Newman Cambridge MA 18.58 26.06   25.13     0.93    
Samuel Pahk Somerville MA 5.17 20.61         20.61    
Alvin Beal Pittsfield MA 19.22 16.55 2.17 0.81 5.54 2.00 6.03    
Gil Dube Groton MA 7.27 14.22   4.68   9.54      
Ginny Ives-Bishop S Glastonbury CT 7.70 13.15 4.38 3.21     5.56    
Louise Banner Bedford MA 19.20 11.09       11.09      
Mark Leinonen Scarborough ME 11.44 10.98         10.98    
Steve Knox Shrewsbury MA 12.40 6.33   6.33          
Joanne Gill Derry NH 10.29 4.88       4.88      
Robin Kahn Newton MA 6.15 4.82   0.77   2.10 1.95    
John Tucci Sandy Hook CT 5.00 4.77 1.67 0.70     2.40    
Simon Cote St-Donat QC 18.25 4.64   4.64          
Lawrence Dinkes Trumbull CT 16.54 4.62 3.74 0.88          
Joanne Tulimieri Sudbury MA 17.70 4.35       3.84 0.51    
Carole Biewener Watertown MA 14.19 4.01       3.26 0.75    

20 - 49.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Stuart Schulman Groton MA 31.98 38.73   4.68   18.73 15.32    
Stan Piltch Needham MA 27.78 22.07   4.90   9.72 7.45    
Kathryn Walker Riverside CT 48.08 20.74 2.58 7.95     10.21    
Heidi Beal Pittsfield MA 44.79 16.55 2.17 0.81 5.54 2.00 6.03    
Rob Stillman Simsbury CT 29.58 14.70   11.25 3.45        
Katherine Sears Somerville MA 29.07 14.44 1.79       12.65    
Debbie Mosseri Montreal QC 26.69 13.52   13.52          
Gayle Stevens Branford CT 21.76 12.49 4.84 3.79     3.86    
John Pelegano Glastonbury CT 41.89 10.55 6.26 4.29          
Rick Seaburg Madison CT 32.59 10.46 3.58 3.02     3.86    
Bill Parks North Chatham MA 25.97 10.38       6.18 4.20    
Dori Senerchia North Billerica MA 49.86 10.04   2.56   7.48      
Lorraine Cliff Easton CT 24.78 9.98         9.98    
David Cliff Easton CT 35.88 9.98         9.98    
Rita Vachani Lexington MA 45.88 9.89   3.20   2.31 4.38    

50-99.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Judy McNutt Pittsfield MA 50.90 39.13   13.38   9.87 15.88    
Annmarie Hughes Manchester CT 52.60 30.58       30.58      
Stan Nissen Wakefield MA 66.44 30.45 4.04 7.57   9.96 8.88    
Cindy Lyall Greenwich CT 67.35 25.99 2.58 7.95     15.46    
Stephen Monn Gansevoort NY 79.41 24.33   24.33          
Phyllis Hartford Stamford CT 62.26 21.80 3.39 5.76     12.65    
Michael Haas Haddonfield NJ 72.34 20.19         20.19    
Leslie Malkiewich Worcester MA 96.77 19.16   11.87   7.29      
Tracy Burlock Newton MA 57.02 16.97 1.73 1.50 3.23 6.02 4.49    
Vladimir Friedman Scotch Plains NJ 88.68 14.93   14.93          
Sarik Goyal Evanston IL 92.11 14.32       14.32      
Rachel Peled West Hartford CT 79.36 12.21 0.42 6.02   3.55 2.22    
Philip Wallis Barrington RI 54.89 11.34   2.67     8.67    
Stephen Lister Barrington RI 91.48 11.01   2.67     8.34    
Dee Wood Richmond NH 54.17 10.99       5.42 5.57    

100 - 199.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Mark Blumenthal Trumbull CT 162.99 36.91 8.41 22.48     6.02    
Roger Caplan Madison CT 116.64 36.85 8.48 17.57     10.80    
Shen Duan Andover MA 154.10 35.26 1.76 33.50          
Jan Nettler Florence MA 173.54 33.00 7.54   11.63 7.36 6.47    
Med Colket III Avon CT 127.96 32.97 1.31 15.39 9.28   6.99    
Rollin Shank Weatogue CT 145.85 31.82 8.03 12.27   4.36 7.16    
Florine Schoen Natick MA 167.42 27.75   3.13 0.52 13.24 10.86    
Dan Hoch Cummington MA 149.16 23.62 4.64     11.73 7.25    
Roger Guerin Arundel ME 174.33 23.43 14.83 4.66   3.94      
John Price Glastonbury CT 158.96 23.21 3.78 12.27     7.16    
Jayson Rhuda Middleton MA 145.08 22.77 4.04 0.81   9.96 7.96    
Mike Harfenist Glastonbury CT 143.06 22.56 2.36 11.99     8.21    
Mary Lu Klum Hollis NH 128.04 20.68   10.91   6.81 2.96    
Jayne Rutherford Winchester MA 136.59 20.56   12.86 0.62 4.75 2.33    
John Leary Hamden CT 134.36 19.19 3.32 7.99   3.34 4.54    
Suzanne Leary Hamden CT 148.77 19.19 3.32 7.99   3.34 4.54    

200 - 299.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Ethan Wood Dover MA 257.93 44.45       39.49 4.96    
Meiyan Duan Andover MA 206.31 35.26 1.76 33.50          
Allen Barber Andover MA 286.11 34.76 13.04   7.29 7.79 6.64    
Sheila Ryan Florence MA 248.90 33.78 7.03 6.78 10.00 7.36 2.61    
Kathy Colket Avon CT 251.16 33.28 1.62 15.39 9.28   6.99    
William Everson Lynnfield MA 205.28 29.31 1.46 12.34   11.29 4.22    
Alice Field New London NH 252.26 29.16 6.20 1.54 4.40 17.02      
Susan Roome Burlington MA 200.45 28.08   15.32   11.29 1.47    
Sue Wavada Enfield CT 271.16 26.99 9.19 7.28 2.84 1.43 6.25    
Beverly Keats Framingham MA 247.72 24.61   1.59 1.10 21.06 0.86    
Lori Leopold Avon CT 231.58 24.55 5.51 0.64 13.37 4.15 0.88    
Niall Trimby Laconia NH 267.42 22.41     11.21 11.20      
Mike Nader Windsor CT 270.37 22.34   7.06   3.97 11.31    
Wayne Sherman Cromwell CT 244.16 21.40 6.70 11.25 3.45        
Moses Liskov Lexington MA 260.18 20.68   8.44   9.28 2.96    

300 - 499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Dawei Qi Framingham MA 411.96 43.63 1.76 33.50   8.37      
Ken Steele Cheshire CT 308.31 42.66 10.59 17.57     14.50    
Vic Khaitan Wellesley MA 320.83 41.16   4.83 12.30 5.99 18.04    
Peter Griff Randolph MA 348.72 39.41   11.17 5.30 1.64 21.30    
Howard Abrams Burlington MA 329.49 36.62 14.90   7.29 7.79 6.64    
Michael Morris Missoula MT 356.67 31.82 31.82            
Randy Murphy Branford CT 438.82 29.93 8.36   11.24   10.33    
Shirley Wagner Fitchburg MA 452.63 29.78 6.70 8.31 4.82 3.55 6.40    
Lynn Tavormina East Lyme CT 305.83 29.77 8.97   2.67 7.25 10.88    
John Boettcher East Lyme CT 305.70 29.77 8.97   2.67 7.25 10.88    
David Dobrin Cambridge MA 494.46 29.60     6.04 8.49 15.07    
Ron Williams Wellesley MA 332.17 29.15   6.12 9.78 11.78 1.47    
Pam Jerskey Wellesley MA 323.41 29.15   6.12 9.78 11.78 1.47    
Joe Peled West Hartford CT 462.18 28.48 3.18 9.89   4.10 11.31    
Bernie Bendiksen New Bedford MA 435.33 27.92     4.79 7.91 15.22    

500 - 999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Harold Nordstrom Reading MA 974.83 75.53 6.62 0.81   41.96 26.14    
Stephen Kolkhorst Portland ME 896.46 67.19 37.79     9.71 19.69    
Rob Huntington New London CT 694.65 64.18 26.96 1.35   20.76 15.11    
Ross Huntington Hampstead NH 650.95 64.05 26.96 1.35   20.63 15.11    
Diana Chirita Lincoln MA 606.46 57.82 5.70 0.88 12.21 10.21 28.82    
Jacob Freeman Toronto ON 953.40 53.29         53.29    
Venky Venkataramani Andover MA 702.76 50.57 9.27 1.62   20.90 18.78    
Jonathan Clark Branford CT 825.67 49.30 26.30 1.35 9.22   12.43    
Jo Megna-Wallace West Newbury MA 879.96 45.60   1.08 9.48 17.97 17.07    
Jim Felch Bristol NH 984.71 44.73     11.21 20.12 13.40    
Alan Silver Lexington MA 528.21 44.37 4.72   12.21 17.33 10.11    
JiTu Nathwani Chelmsford MA 689.96 43.10       24.32 18.78    
Don Weld Greenfield MA 643.66 43.02       23.49 19.53    
Lynn Duncan Wenham MA 751.74 41.12 6.16 1.08 9.48 10.17 14.23    
Rosemary Tator Chelmsford MA 929.25 38.79 24.64   5.04 2.57 6.54    

1,000 - 1,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Dan Morgenstern Brunswick ME 1280.40 171.70 30.18 13.40 43.90 47.03 37.19    
Marshall Thomas Nashua NH 1106.28 85.66 18.01   3.87 34.20 29.58    
Ashok Rao Cambridge MA 1050.84 75.68 4.09 0.81   44.64 26.14    
Lois DeBlois Warwick RI 1226.28 73.42 28.65   14.76 19.24 10.77    
Reno Bianchi Dobbs Ferry NY 1310.57 62.60         62.60    
Bud Leese Amherst NH 1217.92 62.27 26.28   3.87 13.90 18.22    
Linda Ahrens West Yarmouth MA 1248.15 60.56 22.00   18.51 15.04 5.01    
Felix Springer West Hartford CT 1179.41 57.47 43.61 0.54 11.51   1.81    
Steve Myerson Portsmouth RI 1031.25 56.92 12.02   11.05 17.47 16.38    
Mike Heider Redding CT 1478.50 50.11 11.34 0.54   25.74 12.49    
Paul Caten Jr Windham NH 1072.54 48.67 12.03   9.30 20.80 6.54    
Amy Rhodes New York NY 1087.21 48.42 20.69       27.73    
Dick Tracy Lebanon NH 1396.90 45.39 6.64     16.74 22.01    
Curtis Barton Chelmsford MA 1472.39 42.96 15.92   8.14 13.11 5.79    
Chris Soares Swansea MA 1382.24 37.94 6.18   5.90 9.49 16.37    

1,500 - 2,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Harrison Luba Lynnfield MA 1590.62 176.53 44.94 24.00   76.85 30.74    
Jack Mahoney Brunswick ME 1654.39 147.65 39.98 0.54 33.01 43.02 31.10    
Mike Wavada Enfield CT 2140.41 89.03 19.27 0.81 23.04 20.74 25.17    
Dan Jablonski Stoneham MA 2124.13 88.43 34.68 1.26   18.53 33.96    
Sarah Widhu Nashua NH 2154.56 88.13 20.64     35.99 31.50    
Peter Clay Wellesley MA 1916.59 76.20 22.30     31.55 22.35    
Parul Jain Wellesley MA 1727.11 75.62   25.13   32.13 18.36    
Bob Sagor Greenfield MA 2053.04 75.41 18.93 0.54 10.85 25.56 19.53    
Bart Bussink Cambridge MA 1513.42 71.60       36.33 35.27    
Paul Burnham Wilton CT 1727.28 71.06 33.28   13.16 21.83 2.79    
Paula Najarian East Greenwich RI 1679.87 69.35 28.65   14.76 19.24 6.70    
Susan Smith Newington CT 2155.49 66.03 1.76 40.00   21.89 2.38    
Selen Hotamisligil Weston MA 2046.05 61.11 50.83       10.28    
Mark Conner Grantham NH 2313.10 56.31   20.00   21.83 14.48    
Mark Heumann Watertown MA 2135.19 53.48       21.98 31.50    
Marsha Gerstein Somerville MA 1628.37 53.48       21.98 31.50    

2,500 - 3,499.99

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Xiaoqian Liu Hudson MA 2596.27 175.61 31.53 36.00   48.04 60.04    
Maxim Siline Hudson MA 2608.82 175.61 31.53 36.00   48.04 60.04    
Arnold Berman Rehoboth MA 2510.33 85.36 14.90 14.89 28.96 26.61      
Christina Parker Chestnut Hill MA 3046.59 70.46 24.16 1.26   32.92 12.12    
Mike Smith Newington CT 3253.00 69.44 5.17 40.00   21.89 2.38    
Barbara Murphy Newton MA 3207.54 66.18 57.12       9.06    
Cilla Borras Waltham MA 3449.97 58.97 29.56     7.06 22.35    
Robin Hillyard Carlisle MA 3216.20 58.72 1.08 20.00   3.68 33.96    
Greg Klinker Tiverton RI 2941.52 58.43 12.02 1.26 11.88 16.23 17.04    
Blanch Blanchard Bay Shore NY 3140.25 48.42 20.69       27.73    
Bob Lurie Boynton Beach FL 2734.76 45.46       45.46      
Nat Zucker Monroe Township NJ 2757.19 40.89 40.89            
Russell Friedman Wilton CT 3029.38 40.00   40.00          
Ron Briggs Billerica MA 2958.88 37.21 4.09     23.30 9.82    
Dan McGuire Epsom NH 3369.12 36.29       36.29      

3,500 - 4,999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Bob Bertoni Haverhill MA 4428.41 156.73 16.33 30.00 35.05 51.16 24.19    
Yiji Starr Wayland MA 4519.53 154.49 43.92     65.74 44.83    
Ken Bloom Acton MA 3500.53 133.59 20.85 30.00 16.55 15.98 50.21    
John Hrones Jr Needham MA 3648.08 123.24 25.28   17.61 44.85 35.50    
Stewart Rubenstein Chestnut Hill MA 3637.81 117.22 12.10 1.26   60.82 43.04    
Dean Panagopoulos Lynn MA 4382.85 102.47 29.56 48.00   2.56 22.35    
Pete Matthews Jr Canton MA 3789.72 101.25 7.97   15.96 55.03 22.29    
Sonja Smith North Granby CT 3975.25 70.06 17.88   13.16 21.83 17.19    
Walter Lee Sudbury MA 3757.19 68.43 43.92 1.26   23.25      
Barton Buffington North Kingstown RI 4600.16 64.05 33.97 1.26 8.57 8.76 11.49    
Saul Agranoff Waltham MA 4830.34 61.11     14.29 46.82      
Bruce Downing New London NH 4749.98 56.31   20.00   21.83 14.48    
Stuart Whittle Waltham MA 4216.07 55.68     14.29 41.39      
Kim Gilman Carlisle MA 3757.28 49.79 11.20     30.75 7.84    
Neil Montague Swampscott MA 4952.23 44.44 13.47 1.26   16.03 13.68    

5,000 - 7,499.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Wayne Burt Pembroke NH 6784.76 151.35 33.97   43.90 36.29 37.19    
Ron Mak Manchester NH 5585.58 136.93 42.02 30.00   30.94 33.97    
Eric Schwartz Arlington MA 6333.33 119.56 43.23 24.00 7.31 2.65 42.37    
Jim Rasmussen Cambridge MA 6102.06 118.16 6.58 36.00   39.96 35.62    
Natalie Bassil Boston MA 5628.41 100.34 18.19 1.26 26.71 18.84 35.34    
John Maselli Providence RI 5991.19 97.17 34.55 1.26 37.33 12.62 11.41    
Gary Schwartz Huntsville AL 5229.03 77.32       55.03 22.29    
Randy Johnson Suffield CT 6360.78 73.11       34.02 39.09    
Pam Miller Cambridge MA 5044.19 67.67 6.58 36.00   7.83 17.26    
Marina Polestra Boston MA 5269.09 64.67 18.19 1.26 25.73 19.49      
John McLaughlin Melrose MA 6275.53 58.80 22.30     13.82 22.68    
Rena Lieberman North Easton MA 7457.93 57.63     17.22 15.08 25.33    
Peter Lieberman Cranston RI 5832.04 43.72       8.93 34.79    
Al Wolf North Haven CT 5046.18 40.00   40.00          
Sandy DeMartino Riverside CT 6701.44 36.04 18.50     10.40 7.14    

7,500 - 9,999.99 masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Zach Grossack Newton MA 9254.82 182.92 6.56 1.26   93.22 81.88    
Adam Grossack Newton MA 9034.58 128.68 51.47 1.26     75.95    
Joyce Regan East Greenwich RI 9552.04 100.40 23.25   17.19 29.64 30.32    
Terry Byrne Jamestown RI 8361.79 95.58 23.25   17.19 29.64 25.50    
Margie Sullivan Sagamore Beach MA 9402.38 93.94     43.82   50.12    
Alan Watson Lexington MA 7760.28 91.41 37.53 0.84   27.28 25.76    
Rick Binder Waltham MA 8828.19 76.27 37.53 0.84   10.77 27.13    
Vincent Grande Jr Salem MA 9902.97 73.11       34.02 39.09    
Dottie Kelleher Westbrook ME 8621.30 68.74 12.80   33.01 22.93      
Bill Braucher Billerica MA 8340.43 67.18 21.03 0.84   25.86 19.45    
Jeff Aker Briarcliff NY 7902.10 54.39 54.39            
Stephen Rzewski South Dennis MA 9996.03 48.70     43.82   4.88    
Cynthia Schneider East Brunswick NJ 9945.73 44.34 44.34            
Eli Schneider East Brunswick NJ 8454.62 44.34 44.34            
Dori Byrnes Morris Plains NJ 7649.63 43.83         43.83    

10,000+ masterpoints

Player City Starting Total
Earned
Presidential Gold Mine
/GNT
Cape
Cod
Nashua Ocean
State
NAP Harvest
Rich DeMartino Riverside CT 29135.24 258.92 41.58 1.68 70.52 85.84 59.30    
Sheila Gabay Newton MA 28898.33 239.18 61.81 1.68 57.43 65.78 52.48    
Geoff Brod Avon CT 14328.45 238.91 55.33 1.68 56.87 66.03 59.00    
Doug Doub West Hartford CT 19234.97 211.25 87.01     69.71 54.53    
Pat McDevitt Brookline MA 18152.99 192.58   48.00 51.34 42.35 50.89    
Victor King Hartford CT 14253.74 168.65 61.81 1.68   52.68 52.48    
Mark Aquino Jamaica Plain MA 12086.69 158.31 50.83 48.00   50.88 8.60    
Kate McCallum Exeter NH 15201.59 125.42       48.04 77.38    
Stephen Gladyszak Chelsea MA 17684.90 120.87 57.12 48.00     15.75    
Haven Sharaf Danvers MA 10687.81 119.75       66.65 53.10    
Lew Gamerman Randolph MA 10650.28 117.23 54.36 24.00   20.49 18.38    
Frank Merblum Bloomfield CT 11334.93 96.02 71.51 1.26   23.25      
Bill Irvine Quincy MA 14795.43 85.97       31.11 54.86    
John Malley Pascoag RI 14330.33 84.50 34.55   37.33 12.62      
Brian Glubok New York NY 15003.08 83.27 20.67       62.60