2013 Highlights and Results

 
Our second year, 2013, ended with our 14 members playing 545 matches with a total of 6,880 game points. (See statistics for 2013 below).  This represented a 58% increase in matches over 2012, and a 67% increase in points.   
 
At various times during the year the following members ascended to the top of the ladder: Bill Siegel, Brian Strong, Ed Meisner, Larry Hirsch, Neil Druks, Peter Nahabedian, Peter Shih and Woody Bliss.
 
================================================================================================================

Y’s Men’s Backgammon Club – 2013 Results

14 players, 545 matches, 6,880 game points

Ladder Champion – Woody Bliss

Tournament Champion – Woody Bliss

2013 Ladder Champion

1 - Woody Bliss

2 - Peter Nahabedian

3 - Neil Druks

4 - Larry Hirsch

5 - Ed Meisner

Successful Defenses of ToL

1 - Woody Bliss - 51

2 – Peter Shih - 44

3 - Ed Meisner - 27

4 - Larry Hirsch - 22

5 – Peter Nahabedian - 20

Times at Top of Ladder (ToL)

1 - Woody Bliss - 19

2 - Ed Meisner - 17

2 - Bill Siegel - 12

4 - Larry Hirsch - 11

5 - Peter Shih - 10

Reign in Matches

1 – Peter Shih - 161

2 - Woody Bliss - 131

3 - Larry Hirsch - 63

4 - Ed Meisner - 56

5 - Bill Siegel - 52

Times Defending ToL

1 - Woody Bliss - 70

2 – Peter Shih - 54

3 - Ed Meisner - 44

4/5 - Bill Siegel - 33

4/5 - Larry Hirsch - 33

Reign in Days

1 – Peter Shih - 122

2 - Woody Bliss - 66

3 - Ed Meisner - 49

4 - Larry Hirsch - 37

5 - Bill Siegel - 35

Matches Won

1 - Woody Bliss - 130

2 - Peter Shih - 89

3 - Larry Hirsch - 87

4 - Ed Meisner - 78

5 – Bill Siegel - 72

Game Points

1 - Woody Bliss - 1,805

2 - Larry Hirsch - 1,123

3 - Peter Shih - 1,026

4 - Ed Meisner - 942

5 - Bill Siegel - 893

Matches Lost

1 - Larry Hirsch - 117

2 - Ed Meisner - 103

3/4 - Woody Bliss - 83

3/4 - Bill Siegel - 83

5 – Peter Nahabedian - 60

Opponent’s Game Points

1 - Larry Hirsch - 1,453

2 - Ed Meisner - 1,334

3 - Woody Bliss - 1,171

4 - Bill Siegel - 1,014

5 - Peter Nahabedian - 690

Match Win Percent

1 - Peter Shih – 70.1%

2 - Woody Bliss - 61.0%

3 - Peter Nahabedian -52.0%

4 - Bill Siegel - 46.5%

5 – Ed Meisner - 43.1%

Game Points Win Percent

1 - Herb Bloom - 86.4%

2 - Peter Shih - 62.9%

3 - Woody Bliss - 60.7%

4 - Bob Minicucci - 54.3%

5 - Harris Usdan - 52.8%