Marlene Coburn of Trailer Estates has passed 200 Florida points and will be inducted next January to the Florida Hall of Fame. She and Carson are now full-time residents of Florida, and have shuffled at Trailer Estates for nearly two decades. More on this next year at the time of induction. Marlene received a standing ovation at Bradenton Tropical Palms.
FL P-21A at Trailer Estates, DeSoto Doubles, Feb. 22, M/L Doubles, 75 points. Men Main: 1. J.R. Rathburn-Larry Toole, 2. Peter Berg-Bob Comford, 4. Jim Miller-Larry Mardis. Consolation: 2. John L. Brown, 3. Dave Kudro. Ladies Main: 1. Pam Nurnberger, 3. Lois Wegner-Marlene Coburn, 4. Shirley McCullough-Marilyn Everett, Consolation: 4. Linda Irwin-Judy Cross.
SWCD D-18 at Bradenton Tropical Palms, Feb. 25, M/L, 75 points. Ladies Main: 1. Marilyn Everett-Judy Taylor, 2. Jill DeBruyne-Eva Mae Lake, 3. Shirley McCullough-Marcia Brazier 4. Letha DeVries-Erika Berg. Consolation: 1. Connie Crawford-ebra Williams, 2. Donna Schultz-Nancy Sclafani, 3. Sue Minnich-Kathy Laver, 4. Pam Nurnberger-Doris Mularz. Men Main: Jim Miller-Jerry Everett, 2. Mike Marquis-Ralph Lozano, 3. Clark Bennett-Paul Knepper, 4. Peter Berg-Dwayne Cross. Consolation: 1. Levi Miller-Larry Taylor, 2. Gilbert Broadhead-Tom Putnam, 3. Larry Mardis-Al Nuttall, 4. John L. Brown-Joseph Kent.
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SWCD A-14 at Bradenton Tropical Palms, Feb. 26, Any Amateur/Any Doubles, 16 frames/75 points. Main: 1. Ken and Carol Maxwell, 2. William Hickman-Larry Belsley, 3. Donald Trottier-Charlie Breau, 4. Jim Clark-Ned Fogarty. Consolation: 1. Janice O'Sullivan-Helen Lunsford, 2. Cindy and Steve Slaughterbeck, 3. Linda Irwin-Ken Mather, 4. Kay Thoreson-Jan Gandy.
Leagues: Petticoat League, Feb. 22. Trailer Estates-6 at Village on the Green-12, Mt. Vernon-11 at Paradise Bay-7. Three game winners: Jane Baldwin, Maxine Meyering-Mt. Vernon, Jan Rakestraw-Trailer Estates, Sandy Kolasinski, Char Fisher-Village on the Green. Team Standings: Mt Vernon-110, Village on the Green-108, Paradise Bay-98, Trailer Estates-92.
Manatee League rained out.
Today is the second day of FL P-22A at Tavares, M/L Doubles, 75 points, and P-22B at Lee County, Mixed Doubles, 75 points. Also second day of FL-A-20 at Melbourne Tropical Haven, Any Amateurs/Any Doubles.
Thursday at Palmetto, SWCD D-19 Minimum of One District Amateur on every team, M/L Division, 16 Frames or 75 points. Lunch will be served at Palmetto as usual.
March 7 FL P-23A at Ft. Pierce and P-23B at Zephyrhills Betmar, M.L Division, 75 points. Also March 7, FL-A21 at Pioneer Village, Any Amateurs/Any Doubles, 75 points.
At 1 p.m. Saturday at Bradenton Shuffle Club, the open district board meeting will be held. Everybody has a voice, board members and club presidents or a delegate qualified to represent a club have a vote. Last meeting of the season, election of officers, opportunity to participate.