Wednesday, December 08, 2010

2010 PAN AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS - Dec 27-30, 2010

2010 PAN AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS

International Chess Tournament in FOUR sections.

**Early EF deadline for Individual sections extended to December 10th**

OPEN Section: $2,900 in prizes; 5 rounds; games on 12/28 (eve), 12/29, 12/30
SCHOLASTIC rated: lots of trophies (individual based on age and team/club); 5 rounds; games on 12/28 (eve), 12/29, 12/30
SCHOLASTIC unrated: lots of trophies (individual based on age and team/club); 4 rounds; ONE DAY on 12/29
BLITZ: $1,500 in prizes (based on 80); 10 rounds; games on 12/28 in the evening

Also: Intercollegiate Team championships will be held on 12/27-30. Play next to the top players of the American continent, many GMs will be present!


Yuletide Yodeling High-Speed Swiss -- Dec. 9 (Rd 1+2) & Dec. 16 (Rd 3+4)

4-Round Swiss in One Section.   Two games per night.   Game/45 minutes.
USCF (dual) Rated. EF: $5.
TD is Becker; Assistant TD is Grochowski.


Final Standings:

SWCC Yuletide Yodeling High-Speed Swiss  Cross Table

  No.    Name                         St Rate Rd 1  Rd 2  Rd 3  Rd 4  Score


   1. Hendrickson, Nolan (2)........  WI 2110 W10   W2    W7    W5      4.0

   2. Becker, Allen J (3)...........  WI 2029 W6    L1    W8    W7      3.0

   3. Ireland, Johnathan (4)........  WI 1832 -N-   -H-   W11   W9      2.5
   4. Gaddameedi, Vilas (10)........  WI 1446 -N-   -H-   W14   W8      2.5

   5. Grochowski, Robin (6).........  WI 1789 L7    W13   W6    L1      2.0
   6. Demler, John (9)..............  WI 1510 L2    W10   L5    W14     2.0

   7. Williams, William (1).........  WI 2200 W5    D8    L1    L2      1.5
   8. Coons, James J (5)............  WI 1818 W13   D7    L2    L4      1.5
   9. Pokorski, Jeffrey (7).........  WI 1775 -N-   -H-   W12   L3      1.5
  10. Hildeman, Jonathan (8)........  WI 1732 L1    L6    W15   D13     1.5
  11. Hegelmeyer, John (11).........  WI 1434 -N-   -H-   L3    -B-     1.5
  12. Vadapally, Pranay (12)........  WI 1222 -N-   -H-   L9    W15     1.5
  13. Jester, James Will (13).......  WI 1195 L8    L5    -B-   D10     1.5

  14. Vadapally, Prahlad (14).......  WI 1032 -N-   -H-   L4    L6      0.5
  15. Hegelmeyer, John W (15).......  WI  976 -N-   -H-   L10   L12     0.5
 

Monday, December 06, 2010

The Wisconsin Memorial

Dec. 18-19 The Wisconsin Memorial
5SS, 45/2, 25/1, SD/1 (45/2,SD/1 Rd 4 only). Howard Johnson Plaza Hotel, 3841 E. Washington Ave., Madison, WI 53704. EF: $22 (Juniors $18) by Dec. 14. $3 more later or on site. $$b/50 and 4 per class: $125-85. A - $70; B - $60; C - $60; D - $50; E - $40; U1000 - $30; Unr - $30; Upset - $50. Reg.: 9-9:30 A.M. Dec. 18. Rds.: 10:00-2:30-7:30; 10:00-3:30. WI Chess Tour Event! ENT: Dennis Kosterman, 28 Singleton Ct., Madison, WI 53711. INFO: Dennis Kosterman, (608)770-3133, dennisk@tds.net. HR: $69 (Block held until 12/6) (608)-244-2481. www.wischess.org. NS. NC. W. Chess Magnet School JGP.