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     LEXINGTON SCRABBLE PLAYERS CLUB #108 NEWS FOR OCTOBER 12, 2017

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------
     1 Wes Eddings           - 1769       4     2        418
     2 Joel Horn             + 1756      16     8        419
     3 Richard Buck            1748       1     1        427
     4 Mike Wolfberg         + 1736      13    11        408
     5 Steven Saul             1735       9     5        427
     6 Jake Bergmann         - 1734       4     1        419
     7 Carl Durdan             1728       1     1        350
     8 Aaron Green           + 1727       3     2        394
     9 Judy Horn             - 1725      18     8        412
    10 Chris Kulig           - 1721      11     8        392

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE   RANK
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------   ----
    Aronie, Emmanuel         + 1680       5     2        382      14
    Barron, Mic                1795/A     0     0       (416)
    Bergmann, Jake           - 1734       4     1        419       6
    Buck, Richard              1748       1     1        427       3
    Cassel, Claudia            1643       5    12        342      18
    Cheras, John               1727/A     0     0       (372)
    Cole, Judy                 1703       1     1        387      11
    Durdan, Carl               1728       1     1        350       7
    Eddings, Wes             - 1769       4     2        418       1
    Fidler, Mark               1694       1     5        365      13
    Finkey, Don                1742/A     0     0       (399)
    Giovinazzo, Linda        - 1663       4     8        363      16
    Goldstein, Marc          + 1623       2     5        334      19
    Gonzales, Steven           1570/A     0     0       (335)
    Green, Aaron             + 1727       3     2        394       8
    Horn, Joel               + 1756      16     8        419       2
    Horn, Judy               - 1725      18     8        412       9
    Kraus, Marvin            + 1671       4     6        364      15
    Krycka, James              1597       1     3        366      21
    Kt., Trx.                - 1600       1     7        325      20
    Kulig, Chris             - 1721      11     8        392      10
    Marshall, Norma            1606/A     0     0       (368)
    McDonald, Carol          - 1702       3     9        390      12
    Saul, Steven               1735       9     5        427       5
    Sinacola, Chris            1726/A     0     0       (390)
    Wolfberg, Mike           + 1736      13    11        408       4
    Wood, Betsey               1659/A     0     3        362 
    Yorra, Wayne               1656       3     2        409      17

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There were 13 players in attendance when we last met on October 5, 2017.

Congratulations to Judy H. for having the high-above-average game last
week, in which she scored 469, 13.2% above her average.

High losing scores: Linda G. 461 to Aaron G. 471,
                    Chris K. 413 to Joel 459,
                    Carol 406 to Mike W. 428,
                    Joel 404 to Marvin 411,
                    Linda G. 401 to Judy H. 412

High rating increase: Emmanuel +23

These are the words challenged or considered last week:

ANO, DOM, AWNY, BANN, EMER, FYCE, HIES, OOZEY, AGAPES, KNIVED, ELITIST,
ORRISON, RELAPSER
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DOM (MOD), AWNY (WANY YAWN), (MERE), FYCE, HIES, (ZOOEY), AGAPES, ELITIST,
RELAPSER (PEARLERS)

PHOTINO is a new word in OWL16, and you may note that is can be
formed from a 5-letter word and then inserting IN into it next to
the end of the five. Specifically, PHOTO becomes PHOTINO. Here are
all such fives in OWL16:

  ALANE    CARLE    DENTS    IMAGE    MUGGS    PRIME    STOTS
  ALANS    CARLS    DORMS    JERKS    MURES    PROLE    TAMES
  ALUMS    CASES    DYNES    JIMMY    MURRE    PUFFS    THYME
  AMIDE    CHING+   FADES    LEONE    NERVE    PUNKS    TIFFS
  AMIDS    CHITS    GLOBS    LUTES    NOGGS    PURLS    TROPE
  ANILE    CHOPS    GRADE    MACHE    OLIVE    QUINS    VERSE
  ANILS    CHORE    GRADS    MARLS    OPING    REPOT    VIOLS
  BIFFS    COCAS    GRATE    MARTS    PAPAS    ROUTE
  BOFFS    CODES    GUANS    MATTS    PARKS    RUING
  BRING    COFFS    HAEMS    MERLS    PASTA    SERES
  BROME    COMBE    HARMS    MILLE    PENNE    STANE
  BUSKS    CRIME    HARPS    MORAE    PHOTO    STANG
  CALKS    CYANS    HEROS    MUFFS    POSTS    STATS

These are the sevens they form:

  ALANINE  CARLINE  DENTINS  IMAGINE  MUGGINS  PRIMINE  STOTINS
  ALANINS  CARLINS  DORMINS  JERKINS  MUREINS  PROLINE  TAMEINS
  ALUMINS  CASEINS  DYNEINS  JIMMINY  MURRINE  PUFFINS  THYMINE
  AMIDINE  CHINING  FADEINS  LEONINE  NERVINE  PUNKINS  TIFFINS
  AMIDINS  CHITINS  GLOBINS  LUTEINS  NOGGINS  PURLINS  TROPINE
  ANILINE  CHOPINS  GRADINE  MACHINE  OLIVINE  QUININS  VERSINE
  ANILINS  CHORINE  GRADINS  MARLINS  OPINING  REPOINT+ VIOLINS
  BIFFINS  COCAINS  GRATINE  MARTINS  PAPAINS  ROUTINE
  BOFFINS  CODEINS  GUANINS  MATTINS  PARKINS+ RUINING
  BRINING  COFFINS  HAEMINS  MERLINS  PASTINA  SEREINS
  BROMINE  COMBINE  HARMINS  MILLINE  PENNINE  STANINE
  BUSKINS  CRIMINE  HARPINS  MORAINE  PHOTINO+ STANING
  CALKINS  CYANINS  HEROINS  MUFFINS  POSTINS  STATINS

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