WVCA News


2014.03.23 -- Congratulations to John Roush, the winner of the inaugural WV Senior Championship. John won on tiebreaks over David Saville, each having scored 4/5.
2014.03.06 -- The upcoming events page has been updated.
2014.02.12 -- Several events have been added to the upcoming events page.
2013.12.18 -- Congratulations to Adi Patel, winner of the 7th grade section of the National K-12 Championship. He made master in the process as well! Crosstable
2013.12.07 -- The 2014 WV Scholastic Chess League will be played at St. Francis of Assisi Parish Center in Saint Albans. The team dates will be held on Jan 18, Feb 1, and Feb 15, 2014. The Individual League Championship will be held on Feb 22, 2014. The details can be found here.
2013.11.17 -- Thanks to Bob Mahan and the Chess For Seniors Association, the WVCA will crown a senior champion on the weekend of March 14-16, 2014. See the tournament announcement here and check out www.chessforseniors.org for other senior chess events.
2013.09.03 -- WBOY ran a story on the state tournament which can be seen here.
2013.09.03 -- The final standings for the 2012-2013 Grand Prix have been posted.
2013.09.02 -- Congratulations to Dr. Armando Lopez for a dominating performance at the 75th WV State Championship. Dr. Lopez won his first 5 games before feeling generous and agreeing to a draw in the last round. Ben Good finished second at 4.5.
2013.08.20 -- This is a list of those pre-registered for the state championship coming up on Labor Day weekend.
2013.07.03 -- Congratulations to Mark Hathaway for winning the 2013 WV Action Championship with a perfect 6-0 record!
2013.06.12 -- Several events have been added to the upcoming events page.
2013.03.24 -- Congratulations to Sam Timmons, Jay Sheth, Rushik Patel, Ayden Hoover, and Justin Barker for their winning performances at the scholastic state championship. Sam, Jay, and Rushik won their sections outright, while Ayden and Justin tied for 1st in the K-3 section.
2013.03.07 -- The announcement for the 75th WV State Championship has been posted. Two of the motels in Elkins are already filled for Labor Day. The manager of the Holiday Inn Express, the tournament site, is reserving 10 rooms for chess players. Call 304-630-2266 and mentioned the chess tournament to reserve your room.
2013.02.09 -- Here are some announcements from the WVSCA regarding the scholastic champions' tournaments: Barber (K-8) rules - Denker (K-12) rules - National Girls Invitational information.