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2016 ABT PLAYER OF THE YEAR

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2016 AMERICAN BACKGAMMON TOUR STANDINGS

Compiled through 1 May 2016 after 5 events

Top three finishers win trophies. 1st through 20th earn solid silver dollar mementos.

# NAME PTS.
1 Mike Senkiewicz 30.74
2 Kit Woolsey 21.93
3 Richard Munitz 20.15
4 Sean Garber 16.89
5 Bruce Ballance 12.00
6 Gary Bauer 10.96
7 Ken Bame 10.96
8 Ben Friesen 10.37
9 Frank Dimaggio 10.37
10 Ahmet Bolat 10.37
11 Gary Fries 10.07
12 Ronald Loero 10.07
13 Jordan Schwitzer 9.78
14 David Todd 8.44
15 Marty Storer 8.44
16 Philip Rousselle 7.27
17 Michael Valliere 6.75
18 Jim Pasko 5.48
19 Mark Ferrin 5.48
20 Tom Wheeler 5.48
21 Joe Russell 5.48
22 Frank Talbot 5.19
23 Masayuki Mochizuki 5.19
24 Neil Kazaross 5.19
25 Rory Pascar 5.19
26 Jeff Whitelaw 5.19
27 Joe Miller 5.19
28 Jeb Horton 5.09
29 David Kettler 5.04
30 Ed O'Laughlin 5.04
31 Julius High 5.04
32 Michael Neagu 5.04
33 Bob Carpenter 5.00
# NAME PTS.
34 Stacy Turner 5.00
35 Vadim Musaelyan 5.00
36 Kevin Walsh 4.89
37 Michael Shmuely 4.89
38 Amy Trudeau 4.78
39 Reggie Harvel 4.78
40 Frank Raposa 4.22
41 Judy Field 4.00
42 Cem Aslan 3.64
43 Lloyd Jerauld 3.64
44 Eric Stevens 3.38
45 Jerry Ungar 3.38
46 Linda Bradley 2.85
47 Alfredo Unes 2.74
48 Mark Antranikian 2.74
49 Philippe Salnave 2.74
50 Frank Echols 2.60
51 Brent Cohen 2.59
52 Tobias Hellwag 2.59
53 Burt Goldstein 2.59
54 David Taniguchi 2.59
55 Treena Bouque 2.59
56 Joe Apicella 2.59
57 Barry Power 2.52
58 Gus Contos 2.52
59 Victor Ashkenazi 2.52
60 Brian Lonergan 2.50
61 Eric Barr 2.50
62 Leon Marini 2.50
63 Canan Aktas 2.44
64 Chen-Fu Yu 2.44
65 Michael Robinson 2.44
66 David Zakrajsek 2.39
# NAME PTS.
67 Homer Hector 2.00
68 Dennis Lutz 2.00
69 Troy Longman II 2.00
70 Mario Savan 1.82
71 Robert Urquhart 1.82
72 Andy Fazekas 1.50
73 Jenna Longman 1.30
74 Lisa Pelaez 1.30
75 Tim Lawless 1.30
76 Vlad Eydelman 1.30
77 Paul Franks 1.30
78 Cloyd Laporte 1.22
79 Marcy Kossar 1.22
80 Ruben Martirosyan 1.22
81 Rebecca Lively 1.05
82 Scott Butki 1.05
83 Charles Edwards 1.00
84 Jeremy Moulton 1.00
85 Chris Coppa 1.00
86 Dan Schechner 1.00
87 Marcus Klebe 1.00
88 David Klausa 1.00
89 Dave McKenzie 0.91
90 Rose Sheedy 0.91
91 Donna Davenport 0.75
92 Michael Wilson 0.67
93 Alia Azamat 0.65
94 H. Linnemann-Schmidt 0.65
95 Kathy Quentan 0.53
96 Paula Pipes 0.53
97 Andrew Lin 0.50
98 Juan Erazo 0.50
99 Sean Montgomery 0.33

ABT UPCOMING EVENTS

2016

May 20-22: Capital Classic; Sterling, Virginia; Ed O'Laughlin; 540/222-6431
May 26-30: Chicago Open and WBTOC; Rosemont, Illinois; Rory Pascar; 617/699-9100
Jun. 10-12: Los Angeles Open; Los Angeles, California; Patrick Gibson; 818/901-0464
Jul. 1-4: Michigan Summer Championships/ABT Awards; Novi, Michigan; Carol Joy Cole; 810/232-9731
Jul. 22-24: Minnesota Open; Bloomington, Minnesota; David Minikus; 612/718-2613
Aug. 5-7: First Silicon Valley Open; San Jose, California; Ken Bame; 510/402-8068
Aug. 19-21: Wisconsin State Championships; Madison, Wisconsin; Bill Minser; 608/354-7573
Sep. 9-11: Seattle Backgammon Classic; Kirkland, Washington; Kristina Vig; 206/568-0632
Sep. 23-25: Florida State Championships; Fort Lauderdale, Florida; Kathy Weiner; 941/374-3952
Oct. 14-16: Illinois State Championships; Peoria, Illinois; Linda Rockwell; 847/845-3579
Oct. 20-23: Connecticut State Championships; Windsor Locks, Connecticut; Ross Gordon; 203/521-7866
Nov. 16-20: Las Vegas Open; Las Vegas, Nevada; Howard Markowitz; 72/218-8238
Dec. 2-4: California State Championship; Los Angeles, California; Patrick Gibson; 818/901-0464


2016 ABT TOURNAMENT WINNERS

Atlanta Spring Classic (Las Vegas, Nevada; Apr. 13-17)
Championship (25): Mike Senkiewicz (NY)
Intermediate (20): Judy Field (MI)
Novice (4): Michael Wilson (GA)

US Open (Las Vegas, Nevada; Apr. 13-17)
Open (74+28 rebuys): Kit Woolsey (CA)
Advanced (70+28 rebuys): Ahmet Bolat (MA)
Novice (4): David Klausa (CO)

Ohio State Championships (Cleveland, Ohio; Mar. 18-20)
Open (38): Sean Garber (IN)
Advanced (43): Bruce Ballance (OH)
Novice (12): Andy Fazekas (CT)

Sunshine State Classic (Clearwater, Florida; Feb. 19-21)
Open (10): Bob Carpenter (FL)
Intermediate (27): Michael Valliere (PA)
Novice (6): Marcus Klebe (FL)

Texas Championships (San Antonio, Texas; Feb. 4-7)
Championship (68+26 rebuys): Richard Munitz (NY)
Advanced (40+8 rebuys): Philip Rousselle (TX)
Limited (21): Linda Bradley (NC)

New York Metropolitan Open (Jersey City, New Jersey; Jan. 6-10)
Championship (70+16 rebuys): Mike Senkiewicz (NY)
Intermediate (66+18 rebuys): Jordan Schwitzer (NY)
Advanced Beginner (26): Frank Echols (NJ)
Beginner (18): Troy Longman II (MI)