Jerry and Marilyn Everett have announced that seven new referees and three refreshed referees are available to help with the Masters Tournaments, call discs, settle disputes, etc., from their school on Feb. 27 at Bradenton Shuffle Club.
The newly qualified referees are Donna Schultz of Cincinnati and Braden Castle; Terry McNamara of Bradenton Tropical Palms; Al Roberts, who has returned with vigor after a long absence; Tom and Cheryl
Putnam of Michigan and Trailer Estates; Heather Godson of Bradenton Tropical Palms; and John Roberson of Golf Lakes Mobile Home Park.
Refresher referees are George Godson, Pat Tomko and Margaret Hartzler.
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These helpful volunteers will be in action during the upcoming three simultaneous Masters Tournaments at Bradenton Shuffle Club on March 23-26. Players, referees and spectators will find lunches available to purchase at the Masters this year.
FL P-22B at Lee County, Feb. 29, Mixed Doubles. Main: 1. Jim Miller-Judy Taylor, 2. Terri Smith-Dave Kudro, 4. Larry Mardis-Donna Schultz (Donna is a new Instant Pro next season). Consolation: 2. SWCD D-19 at Palmetto, Minimum One District Amateur on Every Team, M/L, 16 Frames or 75 points. Ladies Main: 1. Terri Smith-Shirley Pendergrass, 2. Marilyn Spica-Letha DeVries, 3. Janet Doud-Harriet Piccard, 4. Adriana Cramton-Helen Lunsford. Consolation:1. Ruby Flickinger-Barbara Young, 2.
Nancy Sclafani-Doris Mularz, 3. Linda Irwin-Kathy Boutwell , 4. Kathy Laver-Marlene Simpson. Men Main: 1. Peter Berg-Bill Hollabaugh, 2. Jim Miller-Christy Miller, 3. J.R. Rathburn-Bill Fowler, 4. Tom Cullen-George Godson. Consolation: 1. Larry Mardis-Rick Hall, 2.Al Kaleel-Bernie Broda, 3. Scott Fenimore-Terry Schwebke, 4. Clark Bennett-Ken Buchanan.
Petticoat League, Monday, Feb. 29. Paradise Bay-6 at Trailer Estates-12, Village on the Green-9 at Mt. Vernon-9. Three Game Winners: Linda Irwin-Mt. Vernon; Barb Young-Trailer Estates. End of Season Standings: Mt. Vernon-119, Village on the Green-117 Paradise Bay-104, Trailer Estates-104.
Manatee League March 2. Golf Lakes-9, (Ralph Lozano/Bob Bradt, Mike Gibbons/Rita Marderosian), Terra Siesta-9 (Bill Hollabaugh/Rex Johnson, Jim Smith/Marvin Rice). Paradise Bay-13 (Jerry Everett/Gary Rotman, Dian Darrah/Ken Buchanan). Village on the Green-5. Palmetto-3, Bradenton Tropical Palms-15 (Winston Fillier/Russ Spoto, Josephine Casey/Heather Godson, Johnny Watts/Joe Sciortino. Standings: Bradenton Tropical Palms-116, Terra Siesta-113, Paradise Bay-92, Golf Lakes-87, Palmetto-82, Village on Today is the second day of FL P-23A at Ft Pierce and P-23B at Betmar. Also, it is the second of FL A-17 at Sebring, Any Amateurs/Any Doubles.
Thursday at Trailer Estates, SWCD D-20, Open Mixed Doubles, 75 points. Friday March 11 at Trailer Estates, SWCD A-15, Any Amateurs/Any Doubles. No points for State Amateurs.
March 14, FL P-24A at Clearwater, P-24B at Avon Park, M/L Open Doubles, 75 points.
Because of an election polling place conflict, the tournament at Avon Park will be Monday and Wednesday, and also on March 14, FL A-22A at St. Cloud, A-23B at Clearwater, 75 points, Any. March 5 at Bradenton, Open Southwest Coast District board meeting and election of officers. All officers are up to be re-elected for next season plus one new position established and inducted, tournament director representative Dolores Brown.
On March 19 at Bradenton Shuffle Club, Hoss Collar at 9:00, $5 entry fee. Bring your own lunch, then at 1 p.m. induction of a couple dozen new members in the new SWCD Hall of Fame. Guests.
On Friday, April 1, Realize Bradenton will conduct a shuffleboard event for several invited young adult players at Bradenton Shuffle Club in an effort to spread our sport among a new generation.
Classes will be held, a turkey shoot, etc. Guest spectators welcome, 6 to 9 p.m. Bradenton Shuffle Club will offer Gold and Black Games on Monday, Wednesday and Friday fromMay to September. Cost is 25 cents per game, prizes to winning color.