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Current Players

(see Stats page for all regular players, including inactive, since club started in 2005)

names in blue linked to their tournament stats

    Aaron Finkel     imported from Buffalo, an amazing mind, and highest club attendance, typically!


    Bill Snoddy    co-director, tourney director, Z Sunday Scrabble Rapporter, bingo slide show creator


    Bob Youngblood     not just Scrabble for Bob; also guitar, painting, and drawing occupy his time


    Bing Rice    graphic designer loves the game; scored 641 in her first month at club!

    

    Brendan McLanahan     Pennsylvania nurse visits family here in the mountains and plays with us


    Christine Hannouche    she loves the game so much she drives an hour to club when she can


    Daniel Holland   artist, new father, & house painter holds the club record for high non-bingo FRAYINGS 114


    Donna Eisenstadt   retired prof, loves animals, reading, music, crosswords, and...SCRABBLE!


    D Pedroza    an ESL teacher and one of our most faithful regulars


    Glenn English    frequently “in the money” at tourneys; bingoes galore at club!

                 

    Jacob Cohen    webmeister, statistician, newsletter editor, backup director, and club woodworker


    Jason Mayfield    loves Scrabble so much he comes all the way up from Durham regularly


    Jay Jacoby    retired English prof enjoys reading, southern poetry, owls, and kvetching


    Jeff Clark     Michigander drives through snow, sleet, and who knows what to play with us periodically


    John Bialek    member of La Grange, IL club with an aunt in GA & friends in NC & SC joins us occasionally


    Kurt Schroeder     retired hydologist from Minnesota plays chess, guitar, Scrabble, and tennis


    Leslie Bradshaw    enjoys family, sports, and music; French and Spanish teacher


    Lia Desimone     lots of interests for her: Scrabble, billiards, backgammon, photography, and art


    Lorne Katz     joins us from Florida each summer; besides Scrabble he plays pickle ball, tennis, golf, & bikes


    Mark Schmidt    hard-to-beat expert now lives and plays full-time in Asheville


    Mike Bell     retired Episcopal priest just loves to play Scrabble


    Mike Leippe   professor, moved here with wife, Donna E from NY; loves sports, running, reading, music


    Pat Gaboury   retired veterinarian lives in Florida and loves it there but visits us often for club & tourney


    Raina Scura    enjoys gardening, hiking, renovating, photography, animals, reading, and theatre


    Ruchi Gupta    would love to be full-time Scrabbler & just dabble in medicine to get bills paid!


    Tim MIchaels     international player starting as a a teenager now has a PhD in math and in Scrabble!


    Tom MIchaels     Tennessee truffle farmer digs up delicious morsels and wonderful Scrabble words

  

    Trish Harrop     co-director; veterinarian, competes in 50 mile horse races, quilts, snow skis, & loves sci-fi


    Xander Youngblood     in addition to Scrabble he likes soccer and is getting his pilot's license

Brendan McLanahan

Bob Youngblood

Friendly players – All levels

Sundays 12:30 - 4:30

Stephens-Lee Rec Ctr

30 Geo. Washington Carver Ave

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AshevilleScrabble
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While In-Real-Life Club play on hiatus,

our Cyber page covers play on Internet Scrabble Club

ISCBoard
Quiz
Quiz
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Bingo Lingo Quiz

Test Your Word Knowledge

patterns of bingo-friendly letters

(mnemonic: C-A-T-N-I-P  H-O-L-D-E-R-S)

compiled by Jacob Cohen

This week's quizzes:

7s ends with -REL

8s ends with -RIA

JcobCohen
BingoHeaven
Blue Ridge Parkway
BingoStems
WinLoseTie
WinLoseTie

Asheville Tourney

A-1 Autumn Leaves

November 7-8

canceled (click flyer for details)

Flyer     Players

Video   2019     2018

High-Probability Bingos

This week's slide shows by Bill Snoddy

6s + 1 letter bingo stem  TINGLE

7s + 1 letter bingo stem  LATRINE

Last week's stems: BREAST, ALE-RIOT

AboutUs
BillSnoddy
SlideShow
Z
Jacob Cohen
PlayOfTheWeek
TrishHarrop
AshevilleSkyline
VictoryLovesPreparation
MountainOfFunWithWords
Bill Snoddy
Clipboard
Racks

While Club on hiatus, featuring 6s + 1 letter high-probability stems

TINGLE + 1 letter

ATINGLE

ELATING

GELATIN

GENITAL

TAGLINE

BELTING

GLINTED

TINGLED

GENTILE

FELTING

LIGHTEN

LIGNITE

KINGLET

GILLNET

TELLING

MELTING

LENTIGO

PELTING

RINGLET

TINGLER

GLISTEN

SINGLET

SNIGLET

TINGLES

LETTING

ELUTING

WELTING

WINGLET

Bill Snoddy's slide show on

TINGLE + 1 letter (download before viewing)

with mnemonic phrase & anagrams

AshevilleTileSlingers
PlayOfTheWeek
PlayBetter
Subscribe

Webmeister / Statistician

Directors

Tournament

Bingo Heaven

Expand Your Bingo Horizons

Thematic – Surprising – Tricky

compiled by Jacob Cohen

This week's theme:


Freedom of Speech


enjoy the freedom to play

surprising parts of speech


In-Real-Life Club Results (on hiatus)

In-Real-Life Club Stats

2020, Year-by-Year, Cumulative

Top 10, 500+ Club, Tripl3-Tripl3-Circl3

Awards & Records

While Club on hiatus, featuring 6s + 1 letter high-probability stems

TINGLE + 1 letter

28 anagrams (answer at bottom with link to Bill Snoddy's slide show)

Victory Loves Preparation

Z Sunday Scrabble Rapport

(on hiatus)  by Bill Snoddy

(virtual play on ISC report) by Bill Snoddy

Surprise!
Surprise!

Lia Desimone

Trish Harrop

D Pedroza

Ruchi Gupta

Leslie Bradshaw

Bill Snoddy

Bing Rice

Glenn English

Mark Schmidt

Jay Jacoby

Raina Scura

Aaron Finkel

Christine Hannouche

Kurt Scrhoeder

Xander Youngblood

Jacob Cohen

Tim Michaels

Tom Michaels

Donna Eisenstadt

Mike Leippe

Mike Bell

JcobCohen
JayJacoby
RuchiGupta
MarkSchmidt
BillSnoddy
BingRice
MikeLeippe
GlennEnglish
RainaScura
DonnaEisenstadt
LeslieBradshaw
ChristineHannouche
KurtSchroeder
MikeBell
XanderYoiuyngblood
DPedroza
AaronFinkel
TomMichaels

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LiaDesimone

Jason Mayfield

Jeff Clark

JeffClark

Lorne Katz

Pat Gaboury

Daniel Holland

John Bialek

DavidGibsonRIP
InMemory

Obituary              Tributes               Tournament Stats

David Gibson (1951-2019) National Champ in 2016 & 1994 & top-rated player in North America was a regular club member

In-Real-Life Club Players