The team captained by Lynne Feldman will start play today in the Machlin Women’s Swiss Teams with a carryover lead of 21.75 victory points. Feldman, of San Diego CA, is playing with Kitty Cooper, Lakeside CA; Sue Picus, New York NY, and Anne Brenner, Denver CO.

Not far behind with 19.50 VPs, is a Chinese team led by Yan Huang, and only 0.75 VPs behind them are the Texas-based Carolyn Lanier squad.