Published 12:00 am Sunday, July 15, 2007

Susan Clapp is tournament chair for Winston-Salem’s Summer Sectional, which will be held at the Home and Garden Building in LJVM Coliseum, 421 27th St. Details are in the July District 7 News.
Dick Brisbin and Steve Moore placed first in our weekly duplicate game last Tuesday evening at the Salisbury Woman’s Club.
Other winners were: Fern Albrecht and Marie Pugh, second; Judy Hurder and Billy Burke, third; Gloria Bryant and June Evans, fourth.
This was the deal on Board 3 from Tuesday’s game:
South dealer, only E/W vulnerable.
K J 10 9 8 5 3 A 5
u 5
A 7 6
A Q 4 ó
Q 4 K 10 8 7 2
u K 8 6 4 u A J 10 9 3 2
Q 9 8 5 J 2
7 6 2
J 9 6 3
u Q 7
K 10 4 3
The Brisbin/Moore pair fulfilled a five-diamonds-doubled contract for the top E/W score on this deal.
The Hurder/Burke partnership defeated their West opponent’s five diamonds contract one trick for the best N/S score.
In the Evergreen Club’s July 6 duplicate game, Sue Godridge and Myrnie McLaughlin scored high overall and first E/W. Ruth Bowles and Marie Pugh took the top spot N/S.
Other winners were: N/S ó Linda and Dick Euler, second; Phoebe Beard and Clyde Steele, third. E/W ó Steve Moore and John McLaughlin, second; Harriet Bolstad and Hope Davis, third.n n nBilly Burke is ACBL, Life Master director of the Salisbury Woman’s Club weekly duplicate games.