NOTICE: during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Madison Scrabble Club will not be holding in-person meetings. Check our Facebook page for information about virtual gatherings.

Club Results 2/1


1st Thomas Reinke swept through the experts at 4-0 +590, ending Andy Bohnsack’s win streak at 11 along the way. Thomas further cemented his spot atop the experts with his 78.2% winning record.

2nd Mark Kenas took second on his 3-1 +416 evening Mark’s big win came as he handily bested Richard Lauder 533-244 with bingos of RETILED, RECHOSEN, and DANSEUR in that game. Mark also played the word-of-the-week, DUOLOGUE in his opening game win 406-372 with Charles Reinke.

3rd Andy Bohnsack finished third place on 3-1 +362. Andy’s high game of the night was a 520-295 total vs. Leslie Seltzer. Andy played DENTURAL, RUBEOLAS and SAMPLERS in that encounter.


1st Matt Rust finished atop the Intermediates with a 3-1 +159 final tally, winning his last game 395-251 against Sue Goldstein. Matt did get away with the phony bingo “indians” in that closing effort.

2ndJ June Scott ended in 2nd with a solid 2-1 +98 with wins from returning member Max Maxwell and Aki Miura on the plus side of her Weekly Score Card.

3rd Sue Goldstein captured 3rd with a 2-2 -194 evening. Sue made great use of a tough looking rack when she found and played CAUTIOUS in her 358-293 win vs. Sharlie Miura.

21 scrabble players met at Attic Angels this week,... Helen Flores was awarded the $4 prize for the highest “LA” play (in LAGUNE), Leslie Seltzer had the lowest G play, Thomas Reinke took high UN with ANGULOSE, and Richard Lauder’s 7 point BE play was the lowest reported E play.
Max Maxwell showed up after last playing with us two decades back…welcome back Max!

Posted on 2012-02-05 00:00:21 by admin