Zac this morning mentioned his match against graphic designer Nikki Simmons. It took him about 4 hours to finish her off, 340 to 315. (UPDATE: Screenshot of the board after the jump.)
Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News was on a plane from Dallas to Chicago this morning, so his game against homemaker Michele Brown took about 3 hours. The baseball columnist won, 372 to 327. Some highlights from their match, via Grant:
Had to hold on after early hot start. Turning pilaf into Pilafs and Ruse for a triple word score got me an early edge. She had great triples on back-to-back plays of Untune and Dukes.