Congratulations to Charles Parker, who wins the best improver award for 2017-2018.  Results are below in rating change order.  The quarterly improver prizes went to Maureen Barlow, Charles Parker, Maureen Barlow again, and Tricia Walker. 

 League Division 1 was won by Helen Harding, and Division 2 by Maureen Barlow.  The All-play-All was won by Graham Harding and the Handicap was won by Richard Spencer.

 Highest game scores of the year were 585 and 557 from Graham Harding, 572, 564, and 561 from Helen Harding, and 554 from Hepzi Rodrigues.  The highest single moves were OVERSOWN (185) from Graham Harding, FEEBLING (167) from Hannah Corbett, TZARINA (132) from Patrick Beatty, TRANQUIL (128) and QUAKERS (123) from Hannah Corbett, ENQUIRY (123) from Charles Parker, LESSENED (122) from Richard Spencer, and DUPLEXES (116) from Wanda de Poitiers.

Name

Old Rating

New Rating

Rating Change

P

W

D

L

Average

Highest score

Charles Parker

68

98

30

92

33

0

59

312.4

509

Maire Bennett

56

68

12

109

20

0

89

261.0

381

Graham Harding

168

179

11

148

127

0

21

418.2

585

Maureen Barlow

131

140

9

137

90

0

47

365.1

528

Helen Harding

160

169

9

144

115

0

29

418.3

572

Martin Stephens

95

101

6

101

34

2

65

322.6

437

Tricia Walker

135

139

4

112

53

1

58

363.0

471

Julie Wise

118

120

2

88

36

0

52

338.0

478

Wanda de Poitiers

172

174

2

128

98

0

30

410.4

539

Richard Spencer

156

156

0

123

81

0

42

399.8

545

Hepzi Rodrigues

142

141

-1

109

64

0

45

371.6

554

Deborah Porter

133

130

-3

100

50

1

49

360.9

492

Evelyn Wansbrough

134

128

-6

113

67

0

46

367.6

490

Jan Bailey

144

135

-9

104

61

0

43

368.7

530

Frank Charlesworth

98

85

-13

82

21

0

61

291.5

447

Guests, new members without a previous year’s playing record, and people playing less than 52 games

Sharon Hewitt

141

168

27

23

19

0

4

394.7

499

Patrick Beatty

84

98

14

37

14

1

22

319.4

459

Hannah Corbett

109

112

3

58

24

0

34

346.1

454

Tricia Cooper

181

178

-3

10

7

0

3

371.3

437

Richard Porter

167

152

-15

2

1

0

1

312.0

392

Joy Wade

 

94

 

62

22

1

39

309.9

448

June Spencer

 

78

 

6

1

0

5

286.3

345

Angie Plumer

 

59

 

6

1

0

5

273.8

330

Stephen McDonald

 

47

 

19

1

0

18

238.2

300

Sue Ashwell

 

47

 

60

6

1

53

264.1

339

Nina Thornhill

 

80

 

3

0

0

3

349.0

358

Keith Radbourn

 

49

 

106

9

0

97

250.8

371

Alan Nicolaou

 

45

 

6

0

0

6

250.8

306

Harminder Rahanu

 

64

 

12

1

0

11

253.7

334

Bex Smith

 

50

 

2

0

0

2

272.0

307

Joyce Charlesworth

 

65

 

30

6

1

23

278.7

358