Common Euchre errors

Top things people do wrong when playing euchre

  • Not leading trump to partner's call

  • Leading trump on defense

  • Turning down a bower when have 1 other trump

  • Failing to call "next"

  • Leading trump on fourth trick

  • Passing with biddable hand

  • Trumping partner's ace

  • Leading right bower after calling "next"

  • Not leading trump on own call

  • Leading right bower against a loner

  • Not leading "next" through third-hand loner

  • Leading trump against a loner

  • Thinking Ace - King suited have the same value (to your partner)

  • Forgetting that euchre is a partnership game

From information gathered at Yahoo's Euchre Science web site