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     CORRECTED LEXINGTON SCRABBLE PLAYERS CLUB #108 NEWS FOR NOVEMBER 13, 2014

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------
     1 Jake Bergmann           1759      15     3        425
     2 Steven Saul             1753      22     7        422
     3 Mike Wolfberg           1751      25     7        432
     4 Joel Horn             + 1739      41    15        426
     5 Chris Kulig           + 1721      33    18        405
     6 Richard Buck          - 1715       9     5        405
     7 Bob Becker            - 1709      24    16        409
     8 Carol McDonald          1708      19    29        385
     9 Judy Horn             = 1707      38    20        394
    10 Mark Fidler           + 1704      14     8        385

       PLAYER                 RATING    WINS LOSSES    AVERAGE   RANK
       ------                 ------    ---- ------    -------   ----
    Aronie, Emmanuel         + 1610       2     9        332      18
    Becker, Bob              - 1709      24    16        409       7
    Bergmann, Jake             1759      15     3        425       1
    Buck, Richard            - 1715       9     5        405       6
    Cassel, Claudia            1613       4    23        340      17
    Day, Catherine           - 1614       1     5        325      16
    Fidler, Mark             + 1704      14     8        385      10
    Finkey, Don              - 1655       6     9        390      12
    Finn, Marshall             1624/A     2     4        322 
    Giovinazzo, Linda        - 1601       8    22        354      21
    Goldstein, Marc            1602/A     0     3        265 
    Gonzales, Steven         + 1561       6    22        332      23
    Hass, Trevor             - 1501       0     3        295      24
    Horn, Joel               + 1739      41    15        426       4
    Horn, Judy               = 1707      38    20        394       9
    Kaitz, Merrill             1798/A     2     0        430 
    Kirchhausen, Susan         1705/A     3     3        376 
    Kraus, Marvin            + 1652      14    16        379      13
    Kt., Trx.                - 1605      10    22        346      19
    Krycka, James              1587/A     5    12        353 
    Kulig, Chris             + 1721      33    18        405       5
    Lipkin, Seth               1797/A     3     1        455 
    Lutts, Tim               = 1637       6     6        383      15
    Marshall, Norma            1521/A     1     9        318 
    McDonald, Carol            1708      19    29        385       8
    Ryan, Jamie                1737/A     6     3        420 
    Saul, Steven               1753      22     7        422       2
    Spiller, Diana           + 1667      11    11        388      11
    Tripathi, Jaya             1602       0     2        331      20
    Wolfberg, Mike             1751      25     7        432       3
    Wood, Betsey               1638       3     8        353      14
    Yorra, Wayne             - 1595       5    17        344      22


THIS IS A CORRECTED VERSION OF THIS WEEK'S NEWS.
SEVERAL GAMES WERE MISSING WHEN THE RATINGS WERE FIRST COMPUTED - SORRY.

                        (over for the news)

There were 17 players in attendance when we last met on November 6, 2014.

Congratulations to Diana for having the high-above-average game last
week, in which she scored 531, 42.2% above her average.

Another high score: Judy H. 502

High losing score: Diana 402 to Richard B. 475

These are the words challenged or considered last week:

BES, DEH, NES, NUS, OPA, YAD, BINN, CELE, DOIL, FANE, KANE, PELK, ROTI,
UNBE, VENO, BRITS, FLAMS, FOCIS, HAKED, METAS, MICER, ONIUM, TRIGO, VETOS,
YEAHS, FAQUIR, ONIUMS, DETUNES, DONATOR, FORERUN, LEAPIER, OILLESS,
OUTTOWS, PALATES, PIDGEON, POLSTER, RETUNES, SHRINER, UNSWEET, AVAILERS,
BERAPING, ITERANCE, LESIONED, LUNCHERS, OUTSAILS, RUNSTATE, SUBADULT,
URINITES, VITRAINS
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BES+, (EDH), (ENS SEN), NUS (SUN UNS), (APO+), (DAY), (DIOL IDOL LIDO
LOID+), FANE, KANE, (KELP), ROTI (RIOT TIRO TORI TRIO), UNBE, (OVEN),
BRITS, FLAMS, (COIFS), (KHEDA), (MATES MEATS SATEM STEAM TAMES TEAMS),
(CRIME), ONIUM, TRIGO (GRIOT), (STOVE VOTES), YEAHS+, FAQUIR, DONATOR
(ODORANT TANDOOR TORNADO), FORERUN, PALATES, (PETROLS REPLOTS), RETUNES
(NEUTERS TENURES TUREENS), (REAVAILS), ITERANCE (CENTIARE CREATINE
INCREATE), LESIONED, LUNCHERS, OUTSAILS, (TAUNTERS), SUBADULT, (NEURITIS),
VITRAINS


A word for this week is VETERAN, and it has an OWL2 anagram. Collins adds
another anagram.

The following are for OWL2, unless otherwise noted for Collins...
 CHILI and NACHO have single anagrams of the same category.
 TAMALE has 2 anagrams; TAMALES has 2 anagrams.
 NOPALES has an anagram.
 Unacceptable AZTEC plus 2 blanks makes 2 7-letter words. Collins adds 2.
 TEQUILA has an anagram.
 Unacceptable MEXICO plus a blank makes 2 7-letter words.
 Unacceptable MEXICAN plus a blank makes an 8-letter word.
 Acceptable CERVEZA is Spanish for beer.
 SANGRIA has no OWL2 anagrams; it has 2 Collins anagrams.
 SANGRIA plus a blank makes 9 8-letter words. Collins has 12 such words.
 Unacceptable KAHLUA plus 2 blanks makes an 8-letter word.
 TORTILLA has an anagram.
 GUACAMOLE plus F makes a common 9-letter word.
 GUACAMOLE plus H makes a 9-letter Collins word.


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