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    The July 2014 Midwest Monitor is available in electronic format! 
    This is a very large file (6 MBs). It might take time to open.  Check out all the new features in this eMagazineYou can download it to any tablet or reading device.  Thanks to Bradley Bartol for this innovation! 

    Rank Change Letters  - Beth Reid, our Disctict BoD Representative, asks new life masters from District 11 to share their stories about their recent rank promotion. These stories are updated often.   If you want to enjoy the thrill of accomplishment through other's experience, and learn more anout our District 11 members, read these letters!

    Congratulations to Terrell Holt (President Elect) and Cheryl Schneider (Vice President Elect) on their election by acclamation at September's District 11 Board meeting in Columbus. 

    District 11 By-Laws are posted.  Go to District Board  District By-Laws to see them!

    District 11 ACBL Director Report - A. Beth Reid: Summer 2014                     district11director@acbl.org
    Alas, it was not District 11’s best year in the GNT’s…only one of our teams, Flight A, made it to the second day.  This intrepid team, however, put in some nail-biting performances, coming back from a 40 imp deficit at the end of the third quarter to win the semi-finals 148-146. They met and lost to District 21 in the finals. MORE  

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    District 11 North American Pairs and Grand National Teams by Larry Jones, District 11 Coord. - Oct 2013
    CONTINUING MY THEME from the last Midwest Monitor, I wanted to remind everyone that you have two opportunities coming up to score some green. Yes, in addition to either/both Gold and Red points, you can earn cash by playing in certain District 11 events. And it only happens twice a year! .... MORE

    Tournament Tales by Jerry & Denny Clerkin - October 2013
    AT THE RECENT Indianapolis Sectional in June, two players from Indianapolis, Linda Leedy and Mike Hellmer, won three events. The following hand features Linda, playing at the time with Jerry Clerkin in a team game,defending beautifully .... MORE

    Unit 117 Louisville - by Vangie Smith - October 2013
    OUR SUMMER SECTIONAL was held from June 28 - 30, 2013, at a new venue. Utilizing the spaciousness and convenience of the Holiday Inn-Louisville East Hurstbourne, we hosted 220 players at 230 tables. A total of 838.34 masterpoinrs were earned during the three day tournament. Overall winners were Lou isville natives Harold Stengel and Joan Lepping. .... MORE

    Unit 122 Central Ohio (Columbus) by Larry Jones - October 2013
    IT HAS BEEN another busy quarter in the world of Central Ohio bridge. We have hosted another sectional and introduced our next board. Furthermore, by the time you read this, we will have co-hosted our Flying Buckeye Regional (with Dayton/Miami Valley, September 24-29) and most likely concluded our Fall Sectional (October 11-13) .... MORE

    Unit 124 Cincinnati by Steve Moese - July 2014 
    Cincinnati Flying Pig Results NEW LIFE MASTERS at the FLYING PIG: Gary Busch, Jane Duncan, Mona Loft, Terry Martin,  Sandy Miles,  Janet Vowels.  Congratulations to all of you! 
    From the Desk of
    Patti English, Tournament CoordinatorHOME RUN!  That’s exactly what the 2014 Flying Pig Regional was….a home run for Cincinnati! Everyone should be proud of the very successful Regional that we just hosted for our District. .... MORE

    Unit 130 Central Indiana (Indianapolis) by Frank Tharp - October 2013  
    EIGHTEEN SOCIAL BRIDGE players got a taste of duplicate bridge in Columbus on July 20 during "Bridge Transitions: From the family room to the duplicate club." The workshop, presented by CIBA with assistance from Clair Jones, directorof the Cheryl Koontz DBC, explained the physical differences between rubberbridge and duplicate, the role of a director, and basic bridge etiquette, followed by lunch and a short game .... MORE

    Unit 136 Miami Valley (Dayton) Ohio  by Bonnie Papini - October 2013
    AFTER a wonderfully busy summer, the first sign of autumn arrived at the Miami Valley Bridge Center. Joanne Coyle replaced the summer blooms in the giant pots gracing the entry doors with handsome fall chrysanthemums. Colorful autumn leaves cannot be far away .... MORE

    Unit 164 Blue Grass (Lexington) Kentucky by Andra Gyor - June 2014
    Lexington Spring Sectional Tournament - “We had a great turn-out.  Up 14 tables from last year!” reported Terrell Holt, tournament chair.  The total attendance was 247 tables over a three-day tournament.  918.56 silver master points were earned by 235 players. .... MORE

    Unit 193 SE Indiana & W Kentucky (Evansville) by Phyllis Kincaid - October 2013
    While miserable heat waves, destructive tornadoes and floods plagued most of the country, the cities in which Unit 193 clubs reside enjoyed a calm and, for the most part, comfortable summer. The nice weather inspired many duplicate bridge players to participate in tournaments and special games .... MORE

    Unit 227 West Virginia & Appalachia - October 2013
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