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     LEXINGTON SCRABBLE PLAYERS CLUB #108 NEWS FOR SEPTEMBER 20, 2018

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------
     1 Richard Buck          = 1794       1     1        395
     2 Joel Horn             + 1776       6     2        457
     3 Wes Eddings             1761       0     0       (415)
       Steven Saul           - 1761       4     4        397
     5 Chris Kulig           = 1749       6     2        427
     6 Bob Becker            + 1740       2     2        395
       Mike Wolfberg         - 1740       6     3        374
     8 Mark Fidler             1739       0     0       (396)
     9 Jake Bergmann         + 1738       3     3        410
    10 Aaron Green           - 1726       1     3        374

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE   RANK
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------   ----
    Barron, Mic                1784/A     0     0       (381)
    Becker, Bob              + 1740       2     2        395       6
    Bergmann, Jake           + 1738       3     3        410       9
    Buck, Richard            = 1794       1     1        395       1
    Cassel, Claudia          + 1642       2     7        357      17
    Durdan, Carl               1752/A     0     0       (410)
    Eddings, Wes               1761       0     0       (415)      3
    Fidler, Mark               1739       0     0       (396)      8
    Finkey, Don                1717       0     0       (387)     11
    Giovinazzo, Linda        - 1651       2     4        349      15
    Gonzales, Steven           1568       0     3        283      18
    Green, Aaron             - 1726       1     3        374      10
    Hiller, Elaine             1525/4     0     0       (343)
    Horn, Joel               + 1776       6     2        457       2
    Horn, Judy               - 1710       4     7        383      12
    Kraus, Marvin            + 1685       5     2        425      14
    Krycka, James              1625/A     0     0       (342)
    Kulig, Chris             = 1749       6     2        427       5
    McDonald, Carol          + 1698       3     2        410      13
    Oppenheimer, Rachel        UNR        0     0       (263)
    Saul, Steven             - 1761       4     4        397       3
    Shreve, Jon                1778/A     0     0       (443)
    Spiller, Diana             1706/A     0     0       (394)
    Wolfberg, Mike           - 1740       6     3        374       6
    Wood, Betsey               1649       0     0       (357)     16
    Yorra, Wayne               1656/A     0     0       (364)

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There were 13 players in attendance when we last met on September 13, 2018.

Averages in parens are from the previous season.

High score: Joel 561

High losing scores: Judy H. 423 to Mike W. 440,
                    Bob B. 414 to Chris K. 429

High rating increase: Marvin +15

These are the words challenged or considered last week:

GOG, JAP, PYRO, ROON, ARAME, BINGY, FEASING, GLOWIER, PNEUMAS, CLOGGERS,
EBULIENT, PIEROGIS, SWAGGERY
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PYRO (ROPY), ARAME, FEASING, PNEUMAS, CLOGGERS, (PIROGIES)

In a game last week, Mike and Jake picked 'A's to determine the
starting player. Then Mike picked an 'A' and Jake picked a 'B'.

Chris K. noted: Only one word is in OWL16 which begins with DRAN

Here are the average ratings of our top 20 active players in the
2017-2018 Season:
	1770.14    Wes Eddings        	1713.01    Aaron Green
	1760.01    Richard Buck         1696.93    Judy Horn
	1750.76    Steven Saul          1695.55    Carol McDonald
	1745.42    Mike Wolfberg        1680.87    Marvin Kraus
	1742.33    Joel Horn            1664.13    Emmanuel Aronie
	1734.64    Chris Kulig          1657.16    Claudia Cassel
	1731.93    Jake Bergmann        1653.42    Betsey Wood
	1730.66    Don Finkey           1647.15    Linda Giovinazzo
	1727.38    Mark Fidler          1642.80    Wayne Yorra
	1713.80    Bob Becker           1626.43    Marc Goldstein

From a game played in Worcester last week, which was eloquently
reported by Chris S.: find 2 bingos in: A E J S T Y ?

Jake posted this quiz at the club last week which involves finding 3
10-letter anagrams. He said the intended audience is NOT Scrabbler
players.

  A C E E K L L R S S
  D E H I M O O P P R
  A G E H I L N O O T
  
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