Monthly Archives: November 2015

11-19-15 Results Super-S Games

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Welcome Luisa Arnold and Rubina Chaudhary for joining us this Thursday. Rubina played a game after observing a couple of players who showed her how to play Super Scrabble®.  She has never played this game before.  Luise played 2 games; it was her first experience with Super Scrabble®.  Please come again because we love playing with you.

We enjoyed the change of weather, no one cared about winning three games!  However, we witnessed another fantastic happening — NANCY DOUGLAS was able to hook “DEMON” on an existing word “OLOGIES” making it a 12-letter word DEMONOLOGIES. Congratulations to:  NANCY DOUGLAS for winning $55!  BILL LAPINSKI for high game of 1144, and for playing the most number of bingo words=13; NAJAT REIKES for finding the highest scoring bingo word for TRECKING*=118; and to RENÉE KAHN for finding 6 words in the assigned categories of the day.  The next Super-S meeting is on 12-03-15. Visit superscrabble.wordpress.com.

[Key to abbreviations after the player’s name:  GP=games played; WN=number of wins; HG=high game; CM=cumulative score; BP=number of bingos played; and * for phoney.  Last names are listed in alphabetical order]

LOUISA ARNOLD: GP=2, WN=0, HG=764, CM=1311, BP=3

RUBINA CHAUDHARY: GP=1, WN=0, HG=755, CM=755, BP=0

NANCY DOUGLAS: GP=3, WN=1, HG=886, CM=2192, BP=3

LYNN GUNN: GP=3, WN=2, HG=881, CM=2517, BP=4

RENÉE KAHN: GP=3, WN=1, HG=902, CM=2542, BP=2

BILL LAPINSKI: GP=3, WN=2, HG=1144, CM=2996BP=13

MALIHA MAHMOOD, GP=2, WN=2, HG=860, CM=1640, BP=5

MARIAN MELENDEZ: GP=3, WN=0, HG=584, CM=1549, BP=0

GARY MOSS: GP=2, WN=1, HG=842, CM=1629, BP=3

PAT REED, GP=2, WN=1, HG=893, CM=1753, BP=7

NAJAT REIKES: GP=3, WN=2, HG=982, CM=2798, BP=10

TOM TITUS: GP=3, WN=2, HG=972, CM=2679, BP=6

PAT YARNELL: GP=2, WN=2, HG=985, CM=1943, BP=7

The following players confirmed entry to the January 16-17, 2016 Super Scrabble® Tourney.  Maliha Mahmood, Gary Moss, Roy Kamen, Najat Reikes, Luise Shafritz, Amnon Meyers, Gretchen Cowan, Lynn Gunn, Yuki Loritz, Robert Agnew, Nancy Douglas, Pat Yarnell, Pat Reed, Bill Lapinski, Renee Kahn, Marian Melendez, Tom Titus, Dave Postal, Robert Towry, Alia Rehman, Naurlene Canterman, Janet Goldstein.  Please tell your friends to join the first RATED Super Scrabble® tournament in North America.  We are able to accept 40 participants.

RESULTS: SUPER-S GAMES 11-5-15

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Congratulations to the following super scrabblers: Gretchen Cowan had an exceptional day of outscoring everyone she played all day, winning 3 games! Bill Lapinski had the highest scoring game during the first round at 1130, with a resultant high CM of 2943, topped with a high bingo play of 146 for EMENDERS. And as usual, Roy Kamen played more bingo words than anyone else = 12. Renée Kahn found words in the 1st and 2nd categories, plus 2 words in the DD for all-day category (4 words total). The next Super-S meeting is on November 19, 2015. A reminder will be posted.

Key to abbreviations after the player’s name: GP=games played; WN=number of wins; HG=high game; CM=cumulative score; and #BP=number of bingos played.

BOB AGNEW: GP=3, WN=1, HG=754, CM=2001, BP=4

GRETCHEN COWAN: GP=3, WN=3, HG=935, CM=2589, BP=6

NANCY DOUGLAS: GP=3, WN=1, HG=691, CM=2010, BP=2

LYNN GUNN: GP=3, WN=3, HG=884, CM=2558, BP=11

RENÉE KAHN: GP=3, WN=2, HG=881, CM=2481, BP=4

ROY KAMEN: GP=3, WN=2, HG=979, CM=2862, BP=12

BILL LAPINSKI: GP=3, WN=2, HG=1130, CM=2943, BP=10

MALIHA MAHMOOD, GP=2, WN=1, HG=737, CM=1441, BP=2

MARIAN MELENDEZ, GP=3, WN=0, HG=630, CM=1665, BP=2

GARY MOSS: GP=2, WN=1, HG=931, CM=1756, BP=6

PAT REED, GP=3, WN=2, HG=643, CM=1722, BP=7

NAJAT REIKES: GP=3, WN=1, HG=944, CM=2689, BP=6

FERN TRAUSCH: GP=3, WN=2, HG=1041, CM=2765, BP=8

TOM TITUS, GP=3, WN=1, HG=927, CM=2516, BP=5

The first rated Super-S Club tournament is now confirmed for January 16-17, 2016, in Laguna Woods Village, Gate #12, 24111 Moulton Parkway, Laguna Woods, CA 92637, Rooms #2 and #3. It has been listed at the WGPO website (wordgameplayers.org). See attached DETAILS at wordgameplayers.org.  Please send your entry soon as we are limited to 40 participants.