System Information

Kasle-Kozlove System Summary Form, ACBL Convention Card
Casen-Krekorian System Summary FormACBL Convention Card  
Chambers-Schermer System Summary Form, ACBL Convention Card, WBF Convention Card

About the Players

Gaylor Kasle
 Gaylor Kasle, photo by Peg Kaplan  
Larry Kozlove
 Larry Kozlove, photo by Peg Kaplan  
Drew Casen
Drew Casen, photo by Peg Kaplan  Drew Casen, of Las Vegas, Nevada, is a bridge professional, former accountant, 7-handicap golfer, and expert holdem (poker) player. He renewed his partnership with Jim Krekorian (from the late 80s and early 90s) in 2004. Since then, he and Jim have placed second in the Vanderbilt, third-fourth in the Spingold, and third in the Blue Ribbon Pairs.

Drew also won the Men’s Swiss Teams in 1986, the Cavendish Invitational Pairs in 1987, the National Open Swiss Teams in 1990 and 1992, and finished second in the Vanderbilt in 1987, 2000 and 2005. He is a WBF World Master, having placed second in the Rosenblum Teams in 1990. He is as an avid sports gambler and is known for his raucous humor in the postgame discussions.  

Jim Krekorian
Jim Krekorian, photo by Peg Kaplan

Jim Krekorian, formerly of New York City-now a recent Pensacolian, graduated from Duke engineering school in 1974 and served as a U.S Air Force pilot from 1974 to 1981, achieving the rank of Captain, C-130 aircraft commander. Jim traded options on the American Stock Exchange from 1986 to 2003, was a floor official for 5 years, and formed Blue Hercules LLC in 1999. At Duke he was a 3-year letterman in track and is still an avid runner and racer.

Jim is now a fulltime bridge professional and consultant and part-time artist with oils being his favorite medium for his paintings. He won the Life Master Men’s Pairs in 1986, the Grand National Open Pairs in 1992 and 2009, the Blue Ribbon Pairs in 1996,  the Open BAM Teams 1997,  and in his renewed partnership with Drew Casen the Cavendish double (pairs in 1987, teams in 2007) and Senior KO's in 2010. 
Neil Chambers
Neil Chambers, photo by Peg Kaplan

Neil is a recently retired tax accountant from Price Chopper Supermarkets (Golub Corp) who plays bridge professionally.

He lives in upstate NY with his wife Donna, and has one son (Adam) from his previous marriage to Juanita.

Neil's partnership with John Schermer goes back to the late 60's. Golf, bridge and his wife are his passions. He's looking forward to more time with them all now that he's retired. 
John Schermer
John Schermer, photo by Peg Kaplan