Improvement is a key ingredient for the top 50 bridge players who achieved the highest individual masterpoint totals for the month of March in duplicate bridge in thrice-weekly games in Highland and Calumet Township.
They constantly strive to improve their bidding and play of the hand. Thirty-eight of these 51 players (there was a tie for 50th) have increased the number of their monthly masterpoints over the previous month.
Those who have improved their scores have an asterisk following their names. Joe Chin had the largest increase over his February total — 9.02 masterpoints.
The top 51: Barbara Graegin *, Alfred Simmons *, Yuan Hsu *, Dave Bigler, Joseph Chin *, Indra Gupta *, Ruth Westberg *, Zafar Khan *, Alan Geller, Wayne Carpenter *, Lou Nimnicht, James Angell *, Mary Schumm *, Trudy McKamey *, Carolyn Potasnik *, Robert Porter, Lynne Kostopoulos *, John Goring *, John Chmielowiec, Dolores Marshall *, Hilda Connor *, Tom Hallum *, Barbara Walczak *, Faye Anderson, Peggy Kiernan, Bill Thompson *, George Goewey *, Wayne Hiser, Steven Watson, Shirley Koch *, Dolores Gerdes *, Chuck Schultz *, Carol Osgerby *, Jane Krueger *, Lois Edelstein, Gale Osgerby, Don Giedemann *, Daniel Taylor *, Georgia Satriano *, Jan Summers *, Monet Fennema *, Mary Reed *, Bill Hahn, James Beiriger *, Jacquelyn Beiriger *, Carol Miller *, Judy Elliott, Constance Stevens *, Jill Wirth *, Helen Thiros * snd Martha Harris *.