Thursday, June 06, 2013

Milwaukee Summer Challenge II

Prizewinners:

Master/Expert
1st      -     Erik Santarius
2nd/3rd - Nolan Hendrickson and Ben Smail 
U2000
1st  - Jim Ellis
U2000 Goddesschess winner was Anupama Rajendra. 
U1500 
1st - Alena Huang 
(Alena also won the Goddesschess prize for this section.)
U1000 
1st - Hersh Singh
 
EVENT RATED (click)

Chess Magnet School Junior Grand Prix!

June 15-16, Milwaukee Summer Challenge II

5SS, G/120;d5. 4 Sections: Master/Expert (closed), U2000, U1500, U1000. Comfort Suites Milwaukee Airport Hotel, 6362 S. 13th St., Oak Creek, WI; 414-570-1111; (Mention Southwest Chess Club for $89 room rate). EF: $40 All Sections (except U1000), U1000 Entry Fee: $25, all $5 more after 6/13. Prizes based on 50 total entries, $$ Master/Expert (closed section)=1st-$300, 2nd-$200, 3rd-$100. U2000=1st-$150, U1500=1st-$80, U1000=1st-$50. Reg.: 8:30-9:30. Rds.: Saturday, June 15: 10:00 am, 2:30 pm, 7:00 pm, Sunday June 16: 10:00 am-2:30 pm.
ENT: Robin Grochowski, 3835 E. Morris Ave., Cudahy, WI 53110 or allenbecker@wi.rr.com. Questions: TD Robin Grochowski; 414-861-2745 (cell).




FLYER



Goddess Chess Prizes for this event:
(1) in Master/Expert, $100 to top scoring female finisher provided at least 2 females play;
(2) in U2000, $75, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 2 females play;
(3) in U1500, $50, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 3 females play;
(4) in U1000, $25, to top scoring female finisher provided at least 3 females play;
There are no tie-breaks; if tie score the prize money is split; and
Must score a draw or win in any section to qualify for prize.


Best Games Prizes:
Master/Expert: $50   Won by Nolan Hendrickson for his win over Richard Martin III
U2000: $50   Won by Andrew Grochowski for his win over Anne Ulrich
U1500: $25   Won by Sabrina Huang for her win over Stephen Shi
U1000: $25   Won by Neil Hogg for his win over Ronit Gupta



Several photos (Allen Becker & Al Buschmann):























Tuesday, June 04, 2013

Heatwave Action V - June 6

3-Round Swiss in Two Sections (G/30 Minutes and G/24 Minutes, both with 5-second delay).
USCF Rated. EF: $5.00.  (½ Point Bye available for only first round if requested prior to round).
TD is Becker; ATD is Grochowski.

RESULTS:

Game/30:
1st Place: Patrick McElwee
2nd Place: Allen Becker/Brian Ruggiero

Game/24:
1st Place:  David Cardenas
2nd Place:  Troy Zimmerman
U1600:  Zachary Chua