Polly Moyer did a fantastic job of data entry for both events and served as Director Larry Rand's assistant. Polly made "zero" data entry errors on 940 tally slips! In the Main Event, there were only 6! tally slip errors turned in by the players for 20 games. Bravo!
Phoenix Early Bird- Division 5 winners: Zach Simon, Benito Romero, and Ron Canterman. (missing Maliha Mahmood)
Division 4 winners: Gaye Trickey, Martin Janowski, and Mary Becker. (missing Scott Smith)
Division 3 winners: Julia Swaney, Fran Galt, and Susan Kessler. (missing Connie Breitbeil)
Division 2 winners: Harry Decker, Andrea Michaels, Sarah King and Nancee Mancel
Division 1 winners: Wally Schultz, Ruth Hamilton, Rich Moyer, and Mary Stevens.
Bennett Jacobstein"s "Trivia Challenge" finalists: David Weiss, John Wiley, Fran Galt, and Pat Diener.
The Phoenix 2016 Trivia Challenge winner for a second year in a row, David Weiss
Fun prize winners- Contains "AZ"- Cynthia Seales- "out gaze" 127; TC Houlgate-West "za" 66; , Yvonne Knickerbocker "zeal" 48; and Chora Eilertsen "crazies" (99).
Fun Prize winners- Contains WC (for Word Cup): Keith Hagel "wacky" 34; Satya Mahapatra "cowier" 28; David Biswell "crows" 32; and Zach Simon "wreck" 18.
Fun prize winners- Begins with "V" for Valentine's Day. All winning plays were phonies! Laurie Cohen- "viremia;" Angela Dancho- "verrucas;" Zach Ansell- "varinas;" and Richard Martin "bye."
Fun Prize winners for the high scoring D/D or T/T: Jeff Clark- "dainties" D/D-86; Marcia Wade- "cordite" D/D- 105; Andrea Hatch- "turmeric" T/T- 149; and Carol Gibbs- "teasers" D/D- 85.
Ruth Hamilton's afghan was won in a raffle by Pat Diener
Mike Stevens' fold-up Scrabble™ board was won in a raffle by Sarah King and she "gifted" the board to Zach Simon. Mike's email: email@example.com
Jeff Moennich, Sales Manager at the DoubleTree Hilton, presents a 5 night gift certificate for the Word Cup 2016 to raffle winner, Linda Bianca. The value of the gift certificate is ~ $600!
$7020 was returned to the players in cash prizes for the Main Event. Winners in division 4: Scott Smith, Benito Romero, Richard Martin, Bobbi Hendrickson, Maliha Mahmood, Chora Eilertsen and Ron
Zachary Ansell's board is set up for the next game using all 100 tiles!
Division 3 winners: 11 year old Zach Ansell (in front), Zana Anderson, Diane Weinerman, Fran Galt, Martin Janowski, Pat Diener and Mary Becker
Division 2 winners: Susan Beard, Mary Krizan, Mike Stevens, Marcia Wade, TC Houlgate-West and Miriam Green (missing- Michael Wier)
Division 1 winners: Conrad Bassett-Bouchard, Maddy Kamen, Roy Kamen, Laurie Cohen, and Gary Smart (missing- Cynthia Seales)