Category: General

Fun and Games in Lake Oswego

Fourteen of us played 5 games at my house on February 11.  Dave Johnson won all 5, but the game I should have photographed was the one where Rich Moyer scored 641 points.  Laurie Collins was 4-1 to win Division…

Your Club Here

Is your group listed in the Club Directory?   Should it be? We list informal groups as well as tightly-organized clubs.  If you want to be included, contact me:  ruthhamilton@q.com

Minnesota Marathon

Ian Weinstein left Florida to brave the Minnesota winter. It worked well for him.  He won 23 of 32 games, topping former Redeye king Tim Adamson, who came in second with 20 wins.  Iowan Mike Johnson, more accustomed to the climate,…

Monrovia

From Maddy Kamen: Lots of fun and prizes were in store for the 40 scrabblers at the Courtyard Marriott in Monrovia, CA on January 8th. Richard Stein won a brand new scrabble board for gaining the most rating points (79).…

Think SPRINGfield

It feels like winter in most of the country, but let’s think about warmer weather . . .  And our big tournament this summer:  Word Cup VII in Springfield, Massachusetts! Melissa and Ann and Mike are planning an exciting event,…

2017 Diversions

Escape from the real world – come play in a tournament! If you want to be thankful for indoor fun, come to the Minnesota Redeye/Pinkeye January 14 and 15.  It may be cold outside, but we’ll have some hot games…

WGPO 2016 Election Results

The 2016 election results have been reviewed and certified by the Nominations and Elections Committee. We thank all of the candidates for their willingness to serve. One position was open for the Executive Committee, and two positions were open on…

The room was cold, the tiles were hot

West Linn, OR, 12/11/16.  We ate pizza and wore our coats while playing six games in under 5 hours.  None of us wanted to linger.  But I heard that Max Erskine played “winterer” for 154 points.  Do you suppose the…

Laguna Woods Commemorates Veterans’ Day

From Gary Moss: Twenty scrabble enthusiasts,rated 000 – 1700+  gathered on Veterans Day in Laguna Woods Village, CA for a full day Competition & Pot Luck.  How lucky we are to live in a country where we are free to…