Sports Scoreboard Fun Time Pinochle Club winners June 9: Joe Capra,12,410; Peg Kaspar,12,220; Al Bellizzi,11,030; Millie Santangelo,11,080. Games begin at noon, Mondays, in Clubhouse 1. For more information, call Diane Van Wasshnova at 430-6590.
– Richard Van Wasshnova
Best Time Bunco Club Monday night results June 9: Most buncos: Tie between Joyce Ingram and Mary Ann Haugen. Most wins: Pat Imbriano. Most babies: Linda Messer. Most losses: Joseph LaRoche. Door prize winner: Isabel Hamilton. The next meeting will held June 23. The club meets the second and fourth Mondays of the month in Clubhouse 3, Room 1, at 6 p.m. For more information, call Gail Levitt, 596-1346. – Gail Levitt
Jolly Time Pinochle Club winners June 7: Anthony Scutti, 12,040; Marian Cogdill, 10,100; Wilma Randall, 9,630; Julia Troise, 9,150. June 7 was Wilma Randal’s last day in Leisure World because she will be moving to be near her daughter. She will be missed at the pinochle games. Games are played from noon-4 p.m., Saturdays, in Clubhouse 1. For more information, call Peg Kaspar, 799-0433.
– Peg Kaspar
Burning Tree Duplicate Bridge Club (ACBL) winners of the pairs session June 5: NS: First in Strat A: Bill Linskey-Betty Jackson; second in Strat A: Diane Sachs-Marilyn McClintock; third in Strat A:Fern Dunbar-Betty Jackson; fourth in Strat A: Howard Smith-Dorothy Favre. First in Strat B: Ted and Joan Wieber. EW: First in Strat A: Verna Burns-Joan Tschirki. Second in A and first in Strat B: Jane Reid-Lynne Finley; third: Christine Frumen-Joyce Henderson; fourth: Cooie Dampman-Judy Johnson; second in Strat B: Chie Wickham-Jeanette Estill. Winners of the afternoon pairs session June 6: NS: First in Strat A: Dorothy Favre-Sue Fardette; second in Strat A and first in Strat B: Jack Miller-Judy Johnson; third in Strat A and second in Strat B: Stan Blitz-Bobbie Vann; fourth in Strat A and first in Strat C: Joyce Basch-Thuan Gwynn. EW: First in Strat A: Ron and Marilyn McClintock; second in Strat A and first in Strat B: Cooie and Jack Dampman; third in Strat A, second in Strat B and first in Strat C: George Koehm-Nancy Lichter; fourth in Strat B: Sibyl Slutsky-Diane Schmitz; second in Strat C: Cookie Pham-Chuck Cutchshaw. Games are played at 12:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, in Clubhouse 1. Players are asked to arrive by 12:15 p.m. or if a partner is needed, by noon, and every effort will be made to find one. For reservations or cancellations Friday or Saturday, call Jaye Woodington at 799-1089. After noon, call the Clubhouse 1, 431-6586, ext. 381. Directors were Bud Parish, Friday, and Rob Preece, Saturday. The club will hold a charity game June 21 to benefit Alzheimer’s research. The card fee will be $4.
– Sharon Beran
Y-Rollers Yahtzee Club winners from June 6: Most Yahtzees: Kathy Rose. Highest score: Joyce Ingram. The next game will be played from 1-4 p.m., June 20, in Clubhouse 3, Room 6. Games are played on the first and third Fridays of the month. For more information, call Cheryl Richardson at (951) 488-8219.
– Cheryl Richardson
Leisure World Duplicate Bridge Club winners in the Thursday afternoon game June 5: NS: First in Strat A: Bill Linskey-Betty Jackson; second in Strat A first in Strat B and C: Sylvia Kaprelyan- Cookie Pham; third in Strat A: Bee Kinman-Joan Tschirki; fourth in Strat A and second in Strat B: Jeanette Estill-Dorothy Favre; fifth in Strat A and third in Strat B: Carmen Gross-Norma Krueger; second in Strat C: Ron Yaffee-Richard Norris. EW: First in Strat A, B and C: Melanie and Jerry Smith; second in Strat A: Fern Dunbar- Lavonne McQuilkin; third in Strat A: Marilyn McClintock-Sibyl Slutsky; fourth in Strat A and second in Strat B: Jane and Tom Gibbons; fifth in Strat A, third in Strat B and second in Strat C: Joyce Newton-Richard Stammerjohn.Winners June 2: NS: First in Strat A: Betty Jackson-Larry Slutsky; second in Strat A: Judy Carter-Johnson-Dorothy Favre; third in Strat A: Ruth Kaller-Bill Linskey; fourth in Strat A and first in Strat B: Joan and Ted Wieber; second in Strat B: Sue Fardette- Vince Remedios; third in Strat B and first in Strat C: Jean Byer-George Koehm. EW: First in Strat A: Sharon Beran-Joan Tschirki; second in Strat A and first in Strat B: Peggi Spring- Monica Gettis; third in Strat A: Sibyl Slutsky-Diane Schmitz; fourth in Strat A: Fern Dunbar - Rob Preece; fifth in Strat A and second in Strat B: Jane and Tom Gibbons; first in Strat C: Stan Blitz-Harshad Vora. Games are played Monday and Thursday afternoons in the Clubhouse 3 Lobby beginning at 12:30 p.m. Players are asked to arrive by 12:15 p.m. to confirm their reservations or by noon without a partner. To get help in finding a partner, or to make or cancel a reservation on Mondays, call Midge Dunagan at 594-9698; on Thursdays, call Cookie Pham at 431-6453. To cancel a reservation on game day or to report a late arrival, call 481-7368 between noon-1 p.m. – Gene Yaffee
Friendly Pinochle Club games from June 5: Mario LoBue, 12,750; Oscar Moya, 12,590; Ruth Bonnema, 12,270; Bonnie Smith, 12,020.Games are played from noon-4 p.m., Thursdays in Clubhouse 1.
– Jim Kaspar
by Carlene LeCocq
Because Clubhouse 1 was requested for a polling place, the Cribbage Club moved to Clubhouse 3, Room 1 for its weekly play.
It was different, but still was an enjoyable afternoon. There were 50 members regardless of the change of location.
The winner with a score of 843 was Wanda Bemben. She was followed by Alice Buckle, 835; Curly Janus, 833; and Chuck Cutchshaw, 834.
Bob Marselle and Joyce Pfington turned in six 121 games and were awarded consolation prizes. Sandra deDubovay lost all seven games, also receiving a prize.
Visitor Bob Ide indicated he would be joining the group at another game. He was welcomed to play.
There wasn’t a birthday to celebrate, so the club furnished cookies and crackers for refreshments.
Games resume this week in Clubhouse 1. All who would like to play or would like to learn the game are invited to join the group.
Anyone needing an instructor, or to brush up their game can call Patti Smith, 242-4874, and she will arrange to have someone to help from 11 a.m.-noon.
The starting time for the games is noon. Seven games are played, changing from table-to-table with others.
Most players are finished by 3 p.m. Join the group for an afternoon of fun and meet new people. All members of Leisure World are welcome. Partners are not needed; sign in by 12:10 to be assured a table.
Tournament Poker Club
Free breakfast buffet is included at the Hawaiian Gardens Tournament on Saturday, June 14. Friends and family, 21-years-old and older, are welcome to join members of the Tournament Poker Club. Tickets are $15 each. To register, call Cleo Looney, 342-9400. Tickets can be purchased the day of the tournament at the casino for $20. Prizes will be given to the top 20 places.
Residents who have problems getting to the clubhouses and to the off-site tournaments, like the Hawaiian Gardens Tournament, should call President Susan Dodson, 592-8911, and she will try to arrange rides from other residents to the poker tournament.
This week’s puzzle:White moves first, and for any answer by black, the white’s next move is checkmate.
Partners are available in Leisure World when the LW Chess Club meets from 2-8 p.m. Fridays in Clubhouse 3, Room 7. Beginners are welcome for free lesson.
The group also plays chess at the swimming pool area under the umbrellas, Wednesdays at 2 p.m. Those who arrive early are asked to wait until the other players come. Ask the lifeguard for the key to take out the chess sets from the locker. The group welcomes newcomers.
Solution to this week’s puzzle: Nb2. The white Knight moves from a4 to b2. Any answer by black, the white’s next move is check mate.
Ladies Golf Club
The Ladies Golf Club had its championship luncheon on June 1. Winners of the club championship tournament were announced and awarded prize money. Club champion is Angie Oh.
Everyone enjoyed the luncheon. Thanks to Donna Sprow and her helpers for organizing the event. Club meetings will continue in the fall.
Tuesdays mornings the ladies play a nine-hole tournament. June 3 brought 45 memberss to the course to play for low gross, low net and a circle hole.
Flight A: Low gross: Ann Tran, 27. Low net: Hae Lee and Yvonne Yim, 24. Circle hole: Helen Yoon.
Flight B: Low gross: Mary Lancaster, 32. Low net: Mary Greig, Lori Owensby, Barb Timberlake, Muyung Kim, Susan Yoon, 27.
Flight C: Low gross: Dorothy Favre, 32. Low net: Carol Piepenburg, 23.
Flight D: Low gross: Betty Leavitt, 34. Low net: Louise Seifert and Phyliss Goyette, 25.
– Linda Herman
Men’s Golf Club
The Leisure World Men’s Golf Club will hold a picnic at 3 p.m., June 18, following the Guys and Gals Tournament at the Clubhouse 1 picnic area.
The menu will include hamburgers, hot dogs, chili, potato salad, beer and wine.
A 50/50 drawing and putting contest are scheduled.
All shareholders are welcome to attend.
For tickets, $10 each, call Ned Sprow at (323) 494-3584.
Bill McKusky had a great day last week in Monday Golf Group play. He shot a 64 to win the first flight and had the fewest putts, 29; a birdie and was closest to the pins on the second and ninth holes.
Bob Todd followed with a 65 and a birdie, and Larry Hillhouse was third and collected two birdies.
Rounding out the first flight were Merle McGee, Tom McCullough, Jim Dickerson, Paul Cose with a birdie and Rich Miller.
In the second flight, winner Lowell “Long Ball” Goltra took advantage of his length with birdies on two of the par-5 holes on his way to a great 64.
David Johns was second with a 69, and Marv Ballard carded an even par 70 for third.
Rounding out the flight were Ed Dragan and the father and son team of Bob and Mike Looney.
Next play will be at David L. Baker on June 16.
The Monday Golf group is looking for new members, any skill level.
For more information, call Jim Dickerson at 375-6530.
Members of the Friday Golf Group visited Meadowlark June 6 on a great day for outside activity and some good play.
Merle McGee battled it out with Bob Todd before eventually winning the first flight with a 67.
Bob Todd finished with a 68 as his handicap dropped a stroke because his great scores recently.
Rich Miller shot a 72 for third and Bill McKusky grabbed fourth at 75.
Birds were made by Merle McGee, Bob Todd and Rich Miller.
Ron Maddow dominated the second flight, winning with a 69 ahead of Ed Dragan’s 73.
Lowell Goltra had some good shots to wind up third with a 74. He also won both closest to the pin events on some tough holes.
Sang Kim, last week’s winner, was fourth at 79.
Lowell Goltra and Ron Maddox had birds.
– Merle McGee
The Shuffleboard Club held a hot dog and ice cream social June 4 in Clubhouse 1 to promote the game to new interested players.
Ann Martin, Ed and Anita Giroud, and Ellie West enjoyed the demonstration and friendly coaching from several members.
Shuffleboard practice will continue at 2 p.m., Mondays, and 10 a.m., Wednesdays, at the Clubhouse 1 shuffleboard courts. New players are welcome to come and learn the game.
A special thanks to Richard Ryals for waxing all six lanes, waxing the discs and preparing the courts for play.
– Milly Larsen