American Contract Bridge League
The American Contract Bridge League (ACBL) held its annual Sectional Tournament in Mt. Pleasant Sept. 20 to 22, at the community room in the new library. Duplicate bridge players attended from eastern Iowa, western Ill., and northeast Mo. with 60 plus tables of bridge played over the three-day period.
Four graduates of the Mt. Pleasant Youth Bridge program participated; Meagan Sutherland, Shyanne Johnston, Rose Steffensmeier currently at Kirkwood College) and Choe Rice. Steffensmeier and Rice won master points in the pairs game on Saturday.
Local players were from Mt. Pleasant, Burlington, West Burlington, Keokuk, Winfield, Fairfield, Salem and Rome. Seven senior players won ACBL awards presented by Dixie Horsey, a director for the Eastern Iowa Unit.