Results: Pittsburgh Labor Day Backgammon Championships (Pittsburgh, PA; August 30-September 3)

The USBGF extends hearty congratulations to all winners listed below and on the Chicago Point website.

PITTSBURGH LABOR DAY BACKGAMMON CHAMPIONSHIPS August 30-September 3, 2012; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania CHAMPIONSHIP (58): 1-Alfred Mamlet (MD), 2-Barry Silliman (MD), 3/7-Michael Edge (SC) / Alex Gerding (FL) / Alan Grunwald (NJ) / Fernando Neumark (Argentina) / Frank Raposa (VA). ADVANCED (34): 1-Patty Geoffroy (MA), 2-Bruce Ballance (PA), 3/5-Carl Bommarito (MI) / Cengiz Yakut (PA) / Dan Wittkopp (MI). NOVICE (7): 1-Fran Miller (OH), 2-Suzanne Auer (MD); 1C-Sheri Peters (VA). MASTERS JACKPOT (32): 1-Bill Phipps (NY), 2-Karen Davis (OH), 3/4-Gregg Cattanach (GA) / Tobias Hellwag (Germany). AMATEUR JACKPOT (32): 1-Mike Vasilatos (OH), 2-Joseph Jemal (NJ), 3/4-Stuart Katz (NY) / Paul Stebbing (Canada). SPEEDGAMMON (16): 1-Fernando Neumark (Argentina), 2-Chris Knapp (Canada). MICROBLITZ (56): 1-Brent Cohen (PA), 2-Boris Dekhtyar (NY). OPEN MICRODOUBLES (24 teams): 1-Roz Ferris (IL) & Ray Fogerlund (NV), 2-Mary Hickey (OH) & Ed O’Laughlin (VA), 3-Alex Gerding (FL) & Tobias Hellwag (Germany). “I’VE BEEN ABUSED” JACKPOT (16): 1-Mike Vasilatos (OH), 2-Karen Davis (OH). THREE RIVERS OPEN JACKPOT (4): 1-Howard Markowitz (NV). THREE RIVERS ADVANCED JACKPOT (8): 1-Farhad Forudi (OH), 2-Mike Vasilatos (OH). CALCUTTA BUYERS’ FREE ROLL (50): 1-Karen Davis, 2-Peter Swartwout (PA). The Charity Auction raised $650 for Reading is Fundamental (RIF) and the Jewish Family & Children’s Service. WARM-UP – OPEN (10): 1-Gregg Cattanach (GA), 2/3-Mary Hickey (OH) / Fernando Neumark (Argentina). WARM-UP – ADVANCED (13): 1-Daniel Dorinbaum (Canada), 2-Stevie Grund (PA), 3-Bill Wilner (MD).

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