Author: Ruth Hamilton

We missed you, Nancy

From Keith Hagel: As many of you may know, Nancy McCarroll has been battling a serious health problem, which prevented her from playing in this year’s Word Cup. To let her know she was in our thoughts, many of the…

Appleton, Wisconsin

From Lynda Finn: 18 players gathered on Saturday August 12 for the first ever tournament in Appleton WI at the home of Janet and John Griesel. Congrats to Bryan Benwitz who was undefeated and to all the other winners and…

Notes from the 2017 WGPO Member Meeting

Monday, July 31, 2017 Bennett Jacobstein called the meeting to order at 8:05 PM Bennett announced that Word Cup 8 will take place July 7 – 11, 2018, at the Airport Marriott in Burbank, California.  Bennett and Dave Postal will…

Word Cup 7 Results

Nigel Richards won in Division 1, Matthew O’Connor took the big prize in Collins.  Paul Mishkin won Division 2, Gerianne Abriano edged into first place in Division 3.  Results: Springfield Standard and Springfield Collins

Word Cup 7 – Good times, great company

Springfield, Massachusetts, is where the action is this week.  Mike Johnson and Anne McCarthy are leading our lively group in fun and games.  Saturday we played 7 rounds, then enjoyed a sumptuous array of hors d’oeuvres.  Sunday, we played 7…

Road Trip!

Four cities, four baseball games, a 16-round tournament plus a four-game late bird – all this with congenial companions. What could be better? The countryside was beautiful, the weather cooperated. Players in Car 2 learned some new word games while…