2013 Idaho Scholastic Championship

The 2013 Idaho Scholastic Championship was held March 16, 2013 at the Vineyard in Boise, Idaho. 274 Students played in this 34th annual championship tournament. Click here for crosstable and complete details. Prizes: Championship Section Individuals: Overall 1st Place – Nathan Jiang (Eagle, 9th Grade) 2nd Place – Tyler Lopez (Borah, 12th Grade) 3rd Place – Savanna Naccarato… Continue reading 2013 Idaho Scholastic Championship

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

Western Idaho Open

The 2012 Western Idaho Open, December 8-9, 2012 in Boise, Idaho was won by GM Alex Yermolinsky (Sious Falls, SD) with 4.5 points. FM Nick Raptis (Portland) was 2nd place with 4 points. There was a 4-way tie for 3rd-6th place between Joshua Sinanan (Seattle), Paul Johnson (Boise), Caleb Abernathy (Meridian, ID), and Peter Olsoy… Continue reading Western Idaho Open

Simul In Boise Dec 7

*** Special side-event: FREE Simultaneous Exhibition by Washington Master Josh Sinanan starting at 5:00 p.m. going to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, December 7, 2012 also at BSU Student Union Building (Hatch Ballroom) in Boise. Email jroland@cableone.net to sign up. ***