On November 20 the Fallbrook Senior Center cribbage team won the November Senior Challenge. Fallbrook had 72 to Oceanside Senior Center’s 61 wins in the 38-player match.
Even though Fallbrook had six out of the top eight places and won the match, the high individual score was posted by Maria Herziger from Oceanside with 6 wins and 2 skunks. She started off the match with a roar as she almost double-skunked her opponent. She finished the match with her other skunk.
In second place was Fallbrook pegger Frank Cardiff with 6 wins, including one skunk. Sharon Fly, Glenrose Sheffel and Tom Bongard all had 5 wins with a skunk. The next three places also had 5 wins but no skunks: Ethel Williams, Mike Duffy and AlJean Simpson.
Oceanside’s Joanne Thompson won a $15 gift card donated by Albertsons on Oceanside Blvd. and a $10 gift card donated by CVS Pharmacy in Fallbrook.
The Senior Challenge is open to anyone who likes to play cribbage. For more information call Eileen Haworth at (760) 940-1475 or e-mail [email protected].
The monthly matches are held at the Vista Elks Lodge, 1947 East Vista Way, beginning at 12:30 p.m. The lodge can be contacted by phone at (760) 724-1968.
Because of the holidays there will be no match in December. The next match will held on January 30.