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SCRABBLE ALL*STARS 2003 Photos: Round 9
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|Photo 09-001 |
Players relaxing during breakfast in the rotunda (Joey Mallick (Cape Elizabeth, ME), Paul Epstein (Ann Arbor, MI), Jim Kramer (Roseville, MN), Joe Edley (Coram, NY), Tim Adamson (Saint Paul, MN), Randy Hersom (Morganton, NC), and Rich Baker (Westhampton Beach, NY)) with John D. Williams, Jr. (standing).
|Photo 09-002 |
Sam Kantimathi (El Dorado Hills, CA), Jerry Lerman (Foster City, CA), Kristen Chew, Stefan Fatsis, Joel Sherman (Bronx, NY), Dave Wiegand (Portland, OR), and Trey Wright (Beverly Hills, CA).
|Photo 09-003 |
A sneak peek at tomorrow's Stadium Room.
|Photo 09-004 |
ESPN cameras setting up in the playing room.
|Photo 09-005 |
Table 3: Robin Pollock Daniel (Toronto ON), annotated by fellow Canadian, Kate Doe, and Ron Tiekert (Alpharetta, GA), annotated by New Jersey-based Milt Wertheimer.
|Photo 09-006 |
Marlon Hill (Baltimore, MD) counts up his play in a game versus Jerry Lerman (Foster City, CA). Note Kathy Cree, Margaret Bauer Williams, Susi Tiekert, and Charlene White.
|Photo 09-007 |
David Boys (Dorval QC) vs. Jim Kramer (Roseville, MN). Note tracking pad carefully balanced on David's knee.
|Photo 09-008 |
John Luebkemann's (Charlotte, NC) win vs. Joe Edley (Coram, NY), 459-390.
|Photo 09-009 |
An ESPN camera focusing on David Gibson (Spartanburg, SC) in his post-game ritual of checking the plays in his dictionary.
|Photo 09-010 |
The aircraft carriers of tracking sheets is owned by Sam Kantimathi (El Dorado Hills, CA).
|Photo 09-011 |
David Gibson (Spartanburg, SC) wins big vs. Joey Mallick (Cape Elizabeth, ME), 501-288.
|Photo 09-012 |
Tim Adamson's (Saint Paul, MN) win vs. Jeremiah Mead (Chelmsford, MA), 436-399.
|Photo 09-013 |
Joel Wapnick (Montréal QC) defeats Randy Hersom (Morganton, NC), 567-380.
|Photo 09-014 |
Brian Cappelletto's (Chicago, IL) win vs. Joel Sherman (Bronx, NY), 503-426.
|Photo 09-015 |
Paul Epstein's (Ann Arbor, MI) win vs. Sam Kantimathi (El Dorado Hills, CA), 411-397.
|Photo 09-016 |
Marlon Hill's (Baltimore, MD) win vs. Jerry Lerman (Foster City, CA), 433-349.
|Photo 09-017 |
Jim Kramer (Roseville, MN) vs. David Boys (Dorval QC), jim wins, 501-348.
|Photo 09-018 |
Trey Wright (Beverly Hills, CA) defeats Joe Weinike (New York, NY), 423-419.
|Photo 09-019 |
Ron Tiekert's (Alpharetta, GA) win vs. Robin Pollock Daniel (Toronto ON), 436-428. This board wins the prize for the favorite photo this round. It is all about the opening play: JAYGEE.
|Photo 09-020 |
437-427, Chris Cree (Dallas, TX) defeats Dave Wiegand (Portland, OR).
|Photo 09-021 |
Rich Baker (Westhampton Beach, NY) vs. Rita Norr (Danbury, CT), 356-355, Rich wins by one point after the a careful recount.
|Photo 09-022 |
Charlie Southwell taking a challenge of BIOTITIC in a game between Tim Adamson (Saint Paul, MN) and Marlon Hill (Baltimore, MD). The play was ruled acceptable, earning Marlon another turn. This is a round 10 photo that snuck in before round 9 photos were downloaded!