Sports & Games


Fun Time Pinochle Club winners from Dec. 2: Ralph Provow, 13,810; Joyce Underhill,12,280; Marian Cogdill, 12,100; Jim Kaspar, 11,800. The club meets Mondays in Clubhouse 1, starting at noon. For more information, call Diane Van Wasshnova at 430-6590.

– Richard Van Wasshnova


Jolly Time Pinochle Club winners Nov. 30: Bert Sellers, 11,740; Kathe Manning, 10,110; Edith Pokorny, 9,940 Nancy Wheeler, 9,830. 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 afternoon pairs session Nov. 30: Strat A: First NS: Tie between Cookie Pham-Chuck Cutchshaw and Bee Kinman-Eileen Nelson. First EW: Jeanette Estill-Joan Tschirki. Second EW: Verna Burns-Jaye Woodington. Stat B: EW: First Audrey Healy-Sylvia Kaprelyn. Winners of the afternoon session Nov. 29: Strat A: First NS: Ruth Kaller-Dorothy Favre. First EW: Joyce Basch-Bobbie Vann. Second NS: Bee Kinman-Howard Smith. Second EW: Cookie Pham-Chuck Cutchshaw. Strat B: First NS: Ted and Joan Wieber. First EW: Cookie Pham-Chuck Cutchshaw.Games are played at 12:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays in Clubhouse 1. Players are requested 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 Jay Woodington at 799-1089. After noon, call Clubhouse 1 at 431-6586, ext. 381. Friday director was Bud Parish, Saturday director was Robert Goldstein. Tomorrow, Friday, is the club’s annual holiday party. Call Howard Smith at 598-6121 to make dinner reservations

– Sharon Beran


Leisure World Duplicate Bridge Club winners of the afternoon pairs session Nov. 25: Strat A: First NS: Judy Carter-Johnson-Robert Preece. First EW: Bill Linskey-Joan Tschirki. Second NS: BettyJackson-Larry Slutsky. Second EW: Jane and Tom Gibbons.Third SN:Bee Kinman-Verna Burns. Third EW: Tie between Midge Dunagan-John Killian and Linda Stein-Fern Dunbar. Fourth NS: John Chang-Jeanette Estill. Strat B: First NS: Judy Carter-Johnson-Robert Preece. First EW: Jane and Tom Gibbons. Second NS: John Chang-Jeanette Estill. hird NS: Joan and Ted Wieber. Second EW: Bob Lofstrom-Chuck Cutchshaw. Third EW: Joyce Henderson-Howard Smith. Games are played Mondays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. in the Clubhouse 3 Lobby. Players are requested to arrive by 12:15 p.m., or if partners are needed, by noon. For Monday reservations or cancellations, call Midge Dunagan, 594-9698. For Thursday reservations or cancellations, call Cookie Pham, 431-6453. If they cannot be reached, call the directors of the day, Gene Yaffee, Mondays, 430-7040; and Diane Sachs, Thursdays, 493-8638. – Rhea Scharf


Best Time Bunco Club Thanksgiving Dinner and Bunco results from Nov. 25: Most buncos: Tie among Kathy Rose, Susie Irwin, and Mary Ann Haugen. Tie between Lindi Hudson and Sheri LaRoche. Most babies: Elizabeth Goodrow. Most losses: Darlene Smith. Door prize winner: Charlotte Axel. The club’s next meeting is Dec. 9, in Clubhouse 3, Room 1. The club meets the second and fourth Monday of the month in Clubhouse 3, Room 1. Play begins at 6 p.m. For more information, call Gail Levitt, 596-1346. A holiday bunco party will be held at 6 p.m., Dec.23. A potluck dinner at 5p.m. before the bunco game.

– Gail Levitt


Saturday Social Bunco Club results from Nov. 23: Most buncos: Tie among Ann Ell, Aileen Ackerman and Sheri LaRoche. Most wins: Virginia Phillips. Most babies: Joycre Walsborn. Most losses: Tie between Doris Dack and Pat Imbriano. Door prize winner: Marilyn Moody. The club’s next meeting is Dec. 14, in Clubhouse 3, Room 1, the annuyal Christmas party. Lunch will be served at noon. Lobby. Signups begin at 12:15. Due to the demand for tables, a 12:30 arrival is advised. Play begins at 1 p.m. For more information, call Mary Milhone, 430-4114.

–Doris Dack


Tuesday Bridge Club winners Nov. 26: Mary Nell Clark, Paul Orris, Carol Olsen. Games begin at 4:45 p.m., in Clubhouse 1. All bridge players are invited and should plan to arrive between 4:30-5 p.m., with or without a partner. For more information, call Dave Tubbs, 342-9807.

– Dave Tubbs


Monday Bridge Club winners from Nov.25: Phyllis Kale, Mary Nell Clark, Pauline Fitzsimon. Games begin at 11:45 a.m. in Clubhouse 1.All bridge players are invited and should arrive between 11:45-noon, with or without a partner. For more information, call Dave Tubbs, 342-9807.

– Dave Tubbs


PHOTO— WINNERS of the Shuffleboard Club’s recent turkey shoot and raffle were Chuck Nugent (l-r) Connie Lee, Teri Nugent, Shirley Truman and Dave LaCosia.

Men’s Golf Club

Dinner is Dec. 7; club memberships can be renewed

The Leisure World Men’s Golf Club presents its annual year-end dinner on Saturday, Dec.7, in Clubhouse 2.

A Mexican dinner will be served at at 6 p.m., preceded by happy hour at the open bar at 5.

Everyone is welcome to attend.

The cost is $10 a person. Tickets can be purchased at the golf clubhouse.

Only 100 tickets will be available for sale.

For more information, call Rick Linghenfelter, club president, at (714) 274-3994.

– Rick Lingenfelter


Annual dues of $10 can be paid at the men’s tournament Dec. 11 and the Guys and GalsTournament Dec. 18.


Ladies’ Golf Club

Gals play for low net, chip-ins

Forty-six members of the Ladies Golf Club played a game low net and chip ins Nov. 26 at the Leisure World course.

Tuesday morning is ladies’ day when members play a nine-hole tournament.

Flight winners:

Flight A: Low net: Yvonne Yim, 22. Chip-ins: Yvonne Yim, 4, 6; Linda Herman, 1; Helen Kim, 9.

Flight B: Low net: Tie between Anne Walshe and Melinda Lee, 23. Chip-ins: Anne Walshe, 2; June Oh, 8.

Flight C: Low net: Sharon Van Otterloo, 24.

Flight D: Low net: Carol Miunn, 21. Chip-ins: Jane Legus, 7.

– Linda Herman

Friday Golf

Weather no problem for golfers

The Friday Golf Group played under threatening weather Nov. 22. Golf holes were set for putts to continue their roll toward the river if not addressed at the correct speed and direction.

Tom McCullough and Bob Todd kept a few putts under control and put up 68s to share a win in the first flight at 68.

Paul Cose had some good shots and got his name on the closest to the pin marker on two holes.

He won on hole 9, and his 71 was good for third place. He also had a bird. Jim Dickerson followed with a 72 for fourth place along with a bird to help.

Rich Miller won the second flight with a fine 64, the low score for the day. Marvin Ballard had a 75 for second place.

Lowell Goltra felt the effects of a couple of those tough holes but finished third at 77. Mauricio Rivero was closest to the pin on No. 2 over Paul Cose and was fourth with an 83.

There were no birds in the second flight.

The annual Friday tournament will be played tomorrow, Friday, at Baker and Dec. 13 at Meadowlark.

– Merle McGee

Monday Golf


Merle McGee wins with a 66

A good turn out of 20 players from the Monday Golf Group hit the course Nov. 18, and some good scores were posted.

Merle McGee shot the low round of the day in the first flight, a 66 and two birdies.

He was followed by David Johns, 68 and a bird; and Tom McCullough and Don McLane with matching 70s. Don and Paul Cose had the fewest putts, 28.

Tom had closest to the pin on the 12th hole, and Paulwas closest on No. 4.

Don and Paul had birds.

Rounding out the flight were Larry Hillhouse, Jim Dickerson and Bill McKusky.

Rich Miller won the second flight with a 67 and low putts of 28. He was followed by Mike Looney, 68; Bob Munn, 71; Ed Dragan, Bob Looney, Mauricio Rivero, Sandy Boardman, Ron Maddox, Marv Ballard and Mike Breen.

Bob Munn had the only birdie in the flight.

Next play for the group will be will Dec. 2 at the Meadowlark course.

– Jim Dickinson


Cribbage Club

Sol Notrica wins with an 841

No member of the Cribbage Club had a perfect game Nov. 26, but Sol Notrica won with a score of 841. He was followed by Alice Buckle, 830; Gene Smith, 829; and Chuck Nugent, 819.

Apple and pumpkin pie and coffee served by Margaret Smith and enjoyed by the group of 41.

Mary Porter was welcomed back.

The club meets at noon on the second Tuesday of the month in Clubhouse 1.

New members are welcome. Seven games are played and the players finish around 3:30 p.m.

To learn the game or just brush up, call Patti Smith, president, at 242-4674. She will have a teacher available at 11 a.m.

– Carlene LeCocq