Wednesday, April 04, 2012

Hales Corners Challenge XV

April 21, 2012
10 USCF Grand Prix Points.
A Wisconsin TOUR Event!


Hales Corners Challenge History:  number of players (open+reserve=total) and the winner(s):
HCC XV.. 4/2012 (56+49=105)  SANTARIUS, BURGESS
HCC XIV. 10/2011 (46+37=83)  SANTARIUS, SAWALANI
HCC XIII.. 4/2011 (57+48=105) FM STAMNOV, MENON, BREIDER, RAGHAVAN
HCC XII.. 10/2010 (41+37=78)  FM BETANELI, HENDRICKSON
HCC XI…  4/2010 (41+37=78)  SANTARIUS
HCC X...  10/2009 (42+34=76)  GM AMANOV
HCC IX... 4/2009 (56+51=107)  GM AMANOV, IM YOUNG, SANTARIUS, KOHLENBERG
HCC VIII.10/2008 (33+32=65)  IM TATE, IM YOUNG, TENNANT, A. BECKER
HCC VII..  4/2008 (22+30=52)  BURGESS, TENNANT, PARKER
HCC VI...10/2007 (30+32=62)  TENNANT, BREIDER, SANTARIUS
HCC V....  4/2007 (40+22=62)  IM TATE, FM STAMNOV
HCC IV...11/2006 (23+26=49)  FM STAMNOV
HCC III..   4/2006 (28+17=45)  TENNANT
HCC II... 10/2005 (20+18=38)  BURGESS, A. BECKER
HCC I....   4/2005 (34+36=70)  BETANELI   
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Prizewinners:

OPEN SECTION
1st-2nd:  Erik Santarius & Jon Burgess
Expert:  Brady Harder
A:  13-way tie!
B:   Rachel Ulrich (who also wins GoddessChess Prize of free entry to Hales Corners Challenge XVI)

RESERVE SECTION:
1st-2nd:  Xavier Loomer, Eric Ran
D:  Greg Reese, Sr., and Tony Sproehlich
E:  Curt Neumann (who came in 3rd overall)
Manisha Vootkur wins GoddessChess Prize in Reserve Section for free entry to HCC XVI).


USCF Rating results here  

Top Boards in the Reserve Section: Jim Nickell-Ryan Murphy (back); Al Buschmann-Sarfarez Mohammed
Jon Burgess-Jon Breider
Board 1 & 2 action:  Erik Santarius-Awonder Liang (back, Bd 1), Kent Cen-Anthony Parker
Reserve Section action; Bud Burgin, Gary Wright, Jan Newton .....


Jon Breider-Brian Ruggiero
Allen Becker
Anthony Parker-Erik Santarius;
 Bill Williams-Jon Burgess



 
 Brady Harder, winner of the Expert Prize: