Cleveland Whist Club

"[...] His only pastime was reading the papers and playing whist. He frequently won at this quiet game, so very appropriate to his nature[...]" Jules Verne in describing Phileas Fogg in Around the World in Eighty Days
Read the February 14, 2003 Plain Dealer Bridge Column

Ohio Master Sectional--April 6-8

The Unit's 2018 tournament schedule kicks off April 6-8 with the Ohio Masters Sectional. The tournament will be at a great new location:  Rocky River Memorial Hall 21016 Hilliard Blvd., Rocky River. A map and dirctions are in the FLYER.

Here is the schedule:


Stratified Open Pairs. (Single sessions) ..............10:00 & 2:00

Stratified 499ers (Single sessions) ......................10:00 & 2:00


Flight A Open Pairs (Play through) ......................10:00 & 2:00

Stratified B/C/D (Single sessions) .......................10:00 & 2:00

 SUNDAY, APRIL 8, 2018

Stratified Swiss Teams * (Play through)................11:00

Need a partner or help forming a team?  Contact Fran Mulkins, Partnerhsip Chair, at or 440-668-7457.

We will have bagels and donuts each morning, a light lunch Friday, lunch Saturday and a Sunday buffet. Your bakery contributions would be greatly appreciated.

Susan Stark and Pat Chisholm are the co-chairs and you can contact them by email or phone at :for Pat 440-448-5028 or for Susan 216-831-1610

If you are sick---Please stay home!

Zero Tolerance will be enforced!  Any issues should be brought to the attention of the Recorder, Kathy Sulgrove or Asst. Recorder, Peter Miller.

Here is the FLYER. where you can get all the details including stratifications.

When returnig a suit partner has led, return the higher with two cards remaining: the lower with three cards remaining. Eddie Kantar

Top Ten Individual Winners at All Clubs This Year

Rank Individual Wins
1 Susan Stark 11
2 David Norris 9
3 Gary Montain 8
4 Beverly Cohen 7
4 Jim Breckel 7
4 Kenneth Kranyak 7
7 Harriet Kitay 6
7 Lewis Bernard Jr 6
7 Michael Creager 6
7 Thomas Rice 6
See Full List of Individual Winners for this Year