For the second straight game, the host had the most. Playing Austria, host Greg Duenow topped Game No. 81 today with 10 centers. Last week, Matt Sundstrom topped Game No. 80 at his home in Glenview.
Also for the second straight game, the emergency replacement had his head handed to him. Last week, it was Mike Morrison getting the quick hook. This week, it was Gary Przybocki, playing with the group for the first time since January after his return from Savannah.
The game ended in Spring 1908 with the following center counts:
Early on, it was a fluid game with a lot of back and forth in the West and North, but it eventually settled into a two-vs-two battle for the stalemate line.
Players, please post your endgame statements in the comments section below.