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Mall Shook Up
Hostile takeovers in the retail clothing industry have yielded some new mergers, so we had to change the mall directory.
Laura Braunstein
Time Limit 35 minutes
Size 19x19
Words 116
Fillable squares 293
B A R S . L O S T . M A G I C . B O Y
U N I T . O R E O . A M I N O . U V A
S E C R E T B A N A N A G A P . O A K
. M O O R S . . S C O T . S I B Y L S
H O T B E A N O U T F I T T E R S . .
A N T E . . O A R . . . R A R E . . .
Y E A S . H O T E L . S E T . W H I M
. . . . M O B Y . L E T B E . P A C E
. C A M E L . . A B O I L . R U L E R
O L D A M E R I C A N R E P U B L I C
N E W M E . I A M B S . . R I S E N .
T R A M . M A T E Y . P E O N . . . .
O K R A . A L E . J I L T S . U N I S
. . . M O N T . . . T A T . . N O B S
. . V I C T O R I A S N A V Y C R E W
M A R A C A . E N D S . . E E L E R .
O X O . U R B A N E A G L E T O P I C
S L O . L A U D E . F E A R . G L A D
H E M . T Y G E R . E L M S . S Y N C
Puzzle 1
15:00
14x14
Puzzle 2
30:00
15x16
Puzzle 3
35:00
19x19
Puzzle 4
35:00
15x15
Puzzle 5
25:00
15x15
Mean percent correct 99.54% 97.77% 98.06% 95.87% 96.79%
Mean error count (incorrect or empty squares) 0.75 4.47 5.68 7.9 6.19
Mean incorrect (but filled) squares 0.15 1.0 1.44 2.35 0.96
Mean empty squares 0.61 3.47 4.24 5.55 5.23
Mean allotted time used 38.2% 43.2% 52.9% 55.8% 52.1%
Mean solve time 5:43 12:57 18:31 19:32 13:01
Mean time per correct square 2.11s 3.98s 3.87s 6.4s 4.18s
Fastest solve 2:30 3:53 6:29 5:06 4:07
Fastest error-free solve 2:30 3:53 6:29 5:06 4:07
Mean score 429.9 1020.8 1442.2 1613.5 1155.2
Best score 150 233 389 306 247
Worst possible score 6320 8300 11390 8330 7790
Number of error-free grids 144 129 112 109 126
Number of unfinished grids 5 12 12 24 16
Rank Competitor T R Score Time
1 Glen Ryan i 389 (0) 6:29
2 Marie desJardins i 426 (0) 7:06
3 Al Sanders i 427 (0) 7:07
4 Christopher Adams i 438 (0) 7:18
5 Katie Hamill i 440 (0) 7:20
6 Avram Gottschlich i 452 (0) 7:32
7 Roger Barkan i 469 (0) 7:49
8 Guy Tabachnick i 504 (0) 8:24
9 Pete Rimkus i 516 (0) 8:36
10 Jeffrey L. Schwartz i 528 (0) 8:48
11 Amy Reynaldo i 534 (0) 8:54
12 Doug Peterson i 538 (0) 8:58
13 Andrew Miller i 544 (0) 9:04
14 Michael Sharp i 548 (0) 9:08
15 Rob Tricchinelli i 551 (0) 9:11
16 Sam Ezersky i 566 (0) 9:26
17 Jenna LaFleur i 595 (0) 9:55
18 adam wilkins o R 600 (0) 10:00
19 Robert White i 612 (0) 10:12
20 Peter Braxton i 615 (0) 10:15
21 Erin Rhode o R 621 (0) 10:21
22 Brian Lipinski i 626 (0) 10:26
23 Mary Tobler i 643 (0) 10:43
24 Claire Rimkus i 656 (0) 10:56
25 Ray Hunley o 668 (0) 11:08
26 Erin Milligan-Milburn i 670 (0) 11:10
27 Hannah Krug o R 672 (0) 11:12
27 Austin Burns i 672 (0) 11:12
28 Jason Keller i 690 (0) 11:30
29 Thomas Silverstein i 691 (0) 11:31
30 Daryl Sng o 693 (0) 11:33
31 Randy Guggenheimer i 698 (0) 11:38
32 Jan O'Sullivan i 709 (0) 11:49
33 Jeremy Horwitz i 724 (0) 12:04
34 Ben Smith o 745 (0) 12:25
35 Alex Jeffrey i 757 (0) 12:37
35 Craig Rimby i 757 (0) 12:37
36 David Harris i 772 (0) 12:52
37 Phoebe McBee i 775 (0) 12:55
38 Kim Vu o 795 (0) 13:15
39 Ariel Edwards-Levy o 800 (0) 13:20
40 Brad Wilber o 805 (0) 13:25
41 Joe Cabrera i 818 (0) 13:38
42 Ben Aisen i 825 (0) 13:45
43 Kevin Wald i 836 (0) 13:56
44 Quinn Mahoney o 841 (0) 14:01
45 Steve Lauducci o R 852 (0) 14:12
46 Eric Cockayne i 855 (0) 14:15
47 Michael Fleck o 856 (0) 14:16
48 Alex Carter o 857 (0) 14:17
49 Tad Howard o R 865 (0) 14:25
50 Patti Varol i 876 (0) 14:36
51 Brandon Lomuto o R 877 (0) 14:37
52 Gabriel Gonzalez o 879 (0) 14:39
53 Mike Sell i 892 (0) 14:52
54 Patricia Schutz o R 896 (0) 14:56
55 Jocelyn Abonamah o 898 (0) 14:58
56 Adav Noti o 905 (0) 15:05
57 Jared Dashoff o 926 (0) 15:26
58 Christine Quinones i 927 (0) 15:27
58 Stephanie Olcott o 927 (0) 15:27
59 Charles Stadtlander o 930 (0) 15:30
60 Todd Dashoff i 936 (0) 15:36
61 Bret Martin o 948 (0) 15:48
62 Nancy Ross i 955 (0) 15:55
63 Noah Fortinsky o 959 (0) 15:59
64 Bruce Ryan o 980 (0) 16:20
65 Dave Willis o 982 (0) 16:22
66 Felicia Barr o 983 (0) 16:23
67 Jonathan Reiser o 994 (0) 16:34
68 Miriam Nadel i 1028 (0) 17:08
69 David Heinick i 1029 (0) 17:09
70 Dan Stacey i 1045 (0) 17:25
71 Jesse Lansner i 1047 (1) 8:37
72 Kim Scudera o 1048 (0) 17:28
73 Matthew Gritzmacher i 1077 (1) 9:07
74 Joe Bohanon o 1083 (0) 18:03
75 Anne Rousseve o 1086 (0) 18:06
76 Joshua Powers o 1088 (0) 18:08
77 Damon Gulczynski o 1092 (0) 18:12
78 Sara Nies i 1095 (2) 8:55
79 Marty Miller i 1097 (1) 9:27
80 Michael Berman o 1102 (0) 18:22
81 Matt Stec o R 1104 (0) 18:24
82 Laura Zipin o 1105 (0) 18:25
83 Brayden Burroughs o 1109 (0) 18:29
84 Andy Gefen o 1111 (0) 18:31
85 Dane Afman o R 1117 (0) 18:37
86 Burak Tekin o 1134 (0) 18:54
87 Adam Jackson o 1140 (0) 19:00
88 Durant Gipson o 1145 (0) 19:05
89 Susan Petito o 1178 (0) 19:38
90 Rex Robison o R 1184 (0) 19:44
91 Andrew M Tarr o R 1187 (0) 19:47
92 Craig Williams o 1192 (0) 19:52
93 Lena Webb o 1193 (0) 19:53
94 Brian Cimmet o 1203 (0) 20:03
95 Brian Tetreault o 1211 (0) 20:11
96 Ari Halpern o 1212 (0) 20:12
97 Penni Barnett o 1281 (0) 21:21
98 Vega Subramaniam i 1291 (1) 12:41
99 Chalin Smith o 1310 (0) 21:50
100 Peter Gordon i 1316 (0) 21:56
101 Amy Fine o R 1320 (1) 13:10
102 Ron Osher i 1335 (1) 13:25
103 Kerensa Gimre o 1348 (0) 22:28
104 Virginia Sory Brown o 1388 (0) 23:08
105 Patricia Heath o 1409 (0) 23:29
106 Stuart P. Drewry o R 1410 (1) 14:40
107 Steve Kaltenbaugh o 1416 (2) 14:16
108 Penelope Harper o 1422 (0) 23:42
109 JULIEN MEYER o R 1430 (0) 23:50
110 Adam Fine o R 1435 (0) 23:55
111 Tom Susco o 1437 (1) 15:07
112 Leslie Moeller o R 1458 (1) 15:28
113 Tony Orbach o 1470 (2) 15:10
114 Ellen Haas o R 1480 (0) 24:40
115 Shannon Nabors o R 1488 (1) 15:58
116 Joel Johnson o 1507 (1) 16:17
117 Christopher King o 1509 (2) 15:49
118 Kirk Nabors o R 1544 (1) 16:54
119 Tim Mercure o R 1558 (0) 25:58
120 Louisa Tran o 1564 (0) 26:04
121 Dan Felsenheld o 1581 (2) 17:01
122 Annie Borchardt o R 1605 (1) 17:55
123 David Stein o 1610 (4) 16:30
124 Neil Fitzpatrick o 1765 (0) 29:25
125 Luke giannini o 1770 (1) 20:40
126 Lara L Manzione o R 1788 (2) 20:28
127 Dan Chall o 1799 (0) 29:59
128 Virginia Nicholson o 1808 (1) 21:18
129 Michael Rosen o 1825 (0) 30:25
130 Jonathan Kaye o 1847 (0) 30:47
131 David Schwartz o R 1849 (3) 20:59
132 Joshua Heit o R 1925 (2) 22:45
133 Justin Quam o 1933 (1) 23:23
134 Betsy Rodger o R 1945 (1) 23:35
135 Pamela Downs Feiring o 1984 (2) 23:44
136 Chris Southcott o R 2007 (0) 33:27
137 Sam Rosen-Amy o R 2116 (1) 26:26
138 Robert Rosenfeld o 2125 (3) 25:35
139 Kevin Linger o 2141 (1) 26:51
140 Sarah Culp o 2246 (2) 28:06
141 Amanda Johnson o R 2400 (2) 30:40
142 Beth Agard o 2408 (3) 30:18
143 Joni Brill Dashoff o 2436 (5) 29:46
144 Kyle Vaughan o R 2450 (1) 32:00
145 mike palko o R 2550 (5) 31:40
146 Mary Mares o R 2636 (2) 34:36
147 John Watson o R 2690 (3) 35:00
148 Alex Fine o R 2716 (6) 33:56
149 Peter Jones o 3020 (14) 35:00
150 Jodi Koehn-Pike o 3110 (17) 35:00
151 Rachel Sadon o R 3290 (23) 35:00
152 Nicholas Chin o 3410 (27) 35:00
153 Kibosh Lettering o R 3590 (33) 35:00
154 Gregory Pike o 3950 (45) 35:00
155 Julie Gaddy o R 3980 (46) 35:00
156 Steve Gaddy o R 4010 (47) 35:00
157 Jennifer Osher o R 4700 (70) 35:00
158 Anthony Landi o R 4820 (76) 34:00
159 Adam Larson o R 5150 (85) 35:00
160 Tess Wolterstorff o R 6050 (115) 35:00
161 Megan Beresford o 6350 (125) 35:00
162 brian palko o R 6800 (140) 35:00