The Baton Rouge Fall Scrabble Tournament will be held on November 15-16, 2014. We will be playing 12 games over the two days.
In addition to providing competitive word-play, the Baton Rouge Scrabble Club will also be providing plenty of excellent snacks and refreshments, and hot lunch on both days. One of these lunches will feature Louisiana red beans and rice.
The highest placed Louisiana resident in Division A will be dubbed the 2014 Louisiana Scrabble Champion.
Here are the details and fine print.
Location: Baton Rouge Bridge Club, 3033 Old Forge Rd. Baton Rouge LA 70808.
Game schedule and divisions: 12 games total–round robin with king of the hill, if necessary. Gibson rule.
3 Divisions rated split at 1400 and 1000 approximately, with the option to change divisions depending on the number of competitors.
Entries: Division A: $70, Division B: $60, Division C: $50. Late entries are $20 extra.
Hotel information: Comfort Suites University 3045 Valley Creek Road Baton Rouge, LA 70808 Phone: (225) 923-3377
Mention Scrabble to get the special room rate of $64.99.
Tournament facility is handicapped accessible.
If you have questions, send a message to mikewaughbr [at] gmail.com.