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NSC 2008: Timothy Bottorff [#10]

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On this page, you will find information about Timothy Bottorff, who is competing at the 2008 National SCRABBLE® Championship. This page was updated at least hourly between 09:00 A.M. and midnight local time. This player currently has a record of 14-14, -218, and is ranked #61 in Division 4.

Lower on this page, you can find brief self-reported biographical details of the player, statistics on the player’s past several years of rated tournament play in North America, a graphic showing the player’s ups and downs at this tournament, and a round-by-round report on the player’s opponents and games.

Background Information

[photo of Timothy Bottorff]

Given name(s): Timothy
Surname(s): Bottorff
Home: Orlando, FL, United States
Occupation: Librarian
Round by Round

High score: 504
Average for: 373
Average against: 381

Round 1

[photo of Cynthia Hughes]

Bottorff played #52 Cynthia Hughes (Houston, TX) and won 434 to 308 (a spread of 126).

Current ranking: #9.

Current record: 1-0, +126.

Round 2

[photo of Trish Harrop]

Bottorff played #45 Trish Harrop (Knoxville, TN) and won 368 to 340 (a spread of 28).

Current ranking: #9.

Current record: 2-0, +154.

Round 3

[photo of Fran Shaw]

Bottorff played #95 Fran Shaw (Fair Lawn, NJ) and won 385 to 382 (a spread of 3).

Current ranking: #4.

Current record: 3-0, +157.

Round 4

[photo of Ruth Patrick]

Bottorff played #75 Ruth Patrick (Jackson, MS) and won 442 to 387 (a spread of 55).

Current ranking: #4.

Current record: 4-0, +212.

Round 5

[photo of Mary Becker]

Bottorff played #3 Mary Becker (Madison, WI) and won 504 to 371 (a spread of 133).

Current ranking: #2.

Current record: 5-0, +345.

Round 6

[photo of Phil Wertheimer]

Bottorff played #110 Phil Wertheimer (Short Hills, NJ) and lost 371 to 391 (a spread of -20).

Current ranking: #7.

Current record: 5-1, +325.

Round 7

[photo of Will Scott]

Bottorff played #92 Will Scott (Versailles, KY) and lost 372 to 402 (a spread of -30).

Current ranking: #14.

Current record: 5-2, +295.

Round 8

[photo of Ruchi Gupta]

Bottorff played #42 Ruchi Gupta (Knoxville, TN) and lost 270 to 492 (a spread of -222).

Current ranking: #32.

Current record: 5-3, +73.

Round 9

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Bottorff played #58 Shelley Koch (Miami, FL) and won 380 to 267 (a spread of 113).

Current ranking: #21.

Current record: 6-3, +186.

Round 10

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Bottorff played #64 Geeke Lossing (Gainesville, FL) and won 381 to 370 (a spread of 11).

Current ranking: #16.

Current record: 7-3, +197.

Round 11

[photo of Joan Knobelsdorf]

Bottorff played #57 Joan Knobelsdorf (Palm Harbor, FL) and lost 353 to 415 (a spread of -62).

Current ranking: #22.

Current record: 7-4, +135.

Round 12

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Bottorff played #70 Kevin Nai (Wilmington, DE) and lost 350 to 401 (a spread of -51).

Current ranking: #36.

Current record: 7-5, +84.

Round 13

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Bottorff played #30 Michael Garner (Taylor, MI) and won 447 to 377 (a spread of 70).

Current ranking: #25.

Current record: 8-5, +154.

Round 14

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Bottorff played #33 Alexandra Gianikas (Tallahassee, FL) and lost 275 to 433 (a spread of -158).

Current ranking: #40.

Current record: 8-6, -4.

Round 15

[photo of Kevin Sears]

Bottorff played #93 Kevin Sears (Louisville, KY) and lost 322 to 462 (a spread of -140).

Current ranking: #54.

Current record: 8-7, -144.

Round 16

[photo of Edward Gowash]

Bottorff played #38 Edward Gowash (Ft. Worth, TX) and lost 284 to 386 (a spread of -102).

Current ranking: #64.

Current record: 8-8, -246.

Round 17

[photo of Susie Page]

Bottorff played #74 Susie Page (Panorama City, CA) and won 418 to 297 (a spread of 121).

Current ranking: #50.

Current record: 9-8, -125.

Round 18

[photo of Alice Goodwin]

Bottorff played #36 Alice Goodwin (Seattle, WA) and won 422 to 391 (a spread of 31).

Current ranking: #42.

Current record: 10-8, -94.

Round 19

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Bottorff played #101 Lisa Thomas (Sarasota, FL) and won 426 to 322 (a spread of 104).

Current ranking: #32.

Current record: 11-8, +10.

Round 20

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Bottorff played #17 Evelyn R Davis (Anaheim Hills, CA) and won 389 to 291 (a spread of 98).

Current ranking: #28.

Current record: 12-8, +108.

Round 21

[photo of Jim Fonti]

Bottorff played #28 Jim Fonti (Port Jefferson Station, NY) and won 364 to 325 (a spread of 39).

Current ranking: #22.

Current record: 13-8, +147.

Round 22

[photo of Lynn Gunn]

Bottorff played #41 Lynn Gunn (Mission Viejo, CA) and lost 355 to 480 (a spread of -125).

Current ranking: #29.

Current record: 13-9, +22.

Round 23

[photo of Chuck Riordan]

Bottorff played #81 Chuck Riordan (Des Moines, IA) and lost 313 to 425 (a spread of -112).

Current ranking: #36.

Current record: 13-10, -90.

Round 24

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Bottorff played #84 Sam Rothbart (Southampton, NY) and won 381 to 329 (a spread of 52).

Current ranking: #29.

Current record: 14-10, -38.

Round 25

[photo of Hans Oh]

Bottorff played #73 Hans Oh (Mississauga ON) and lost 392 to 434 (a spread of -42).

Current ranking: #33.

Current record: 14-11, -80.

Round 26

[photo of Sylvia Sparkman]

Bottorff played #98 Sylvia Sparkman (Bozeman, MT) and lost 383 to 397 (a spread of -14).

Current ranking: #43.

Current record: 14-12, -94.

Round 27

[photo of Rick Settle]

Bottorff played #94 Rick Settle (Stephens City, VA) and lost 342 to 365 (a spread of -23).

Current ranking: #51.

Current record: 14-13, -117.

Round 28

[photo of Gene Rawlins]

Bottorff played #79 Gene Rawlins (Scarborough ON) and lost 330 to 431 (a spread of -101).

Current ranking: #61.

Current record: 14-14, -218.


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