Spokane CC Reports on the 2013 Collyer Memorial

Spokane Chess Club report from Facebook! The 21st installment of our premiere event, the Dave Collyer Memorial, once again saw IM John Donaldson top the field with a perfect score of 5.0. He turned back Jeremy Krasin, who had the only other perfect score, in their fifth round encounter. Krasin tied for second with Mark… Continue reading Spokane CC Reports on the 2013 Collyer Memorial

Portland CC Feb G/60 Results

Nick Raptis fresh off his Oregon Championship win scored 4-0 to win the 22 player event held Feb 23 at the Portland Chess Club. Neil Dale handled the TD tasks. 4 new to USCF tournament play took part. Crosstable here.

Larry Parsons wins Idaho State Chess Championship for 18th time

Photo is Larry Parsons with his championship plaque as taken by Jeff Roland USCF Crosstable Tournament Report by Barry Eacker Eighteen; 18; 8-teen; ate-teen. Any way you slice it, Larry Parsons winning the Idaho Closed State Chess Championship for the eighteenth time over President’s weekend 2013 in Twin Falls, Idaho is an amazing accomplishment in… Continue reading Larry Parsons wins Idaho State Chess Championship for 18th time

Josh Sinanan Reports on WA Closed

Here are the final results of the Championship, Premier, and Invitational sections in order of tie-breaks. Please find on the NWC website, a pgn file of the games. Championship FM Ignacio Perez 2235 6/9 1st $675 NM Tian Sang 2312 5.5/9 =2nd-4th $250 FM Costin Cozianu 2508 5.5/9 =2nd-4th $250 NM David Golub 2213 5.5/9 =2nd-4th… Continue reading Josh Sinanan Reports on WA Closed

Randy Kaech Reports on WA High Team

HIGH SCHOOL STATE – “THE BIG DANCE” SIX NWL TEAMS JOIN THE FRAY Six high school teams from the Northwest Chess League qualified and attended the season-concluding State Chess Team Championships, held this year at Interlake High School in Bellevue on February 8 and 9, 2013. The competition was tough, as evidenced by the top… Continue reading Randy Kaech Reports on WA High Team

Northwest Grade Level Championships

A large scholastic event was held in Bellevue on Feb 9th. under the direction of Mr. Van Weerdhnizeh. K Section: 1st Raphael Thaler of John Stanford International 5-0, 20 players 1st Grade: Terrence Digel of West Woodland Elementary 5-0. 32 players 2nd Grade: Raphael Menon of John Stanford International 5-0, 32 players 3rd Grade: Aditya… Continue reading Northwest Grade Level Championships