15 players competed in the 10th Bridgeport Library event on May 20, 2017. Sam Timmons won the event with a perfect 3/3. Dan Cady was second at 2.5.
The Inaugural event of the Checkmate Scholastic Chess Club was held on May 13, 2017. 5 players competed. Sam Timmons and Daniel Preece shared first place with 2 out of 3.
For more information and a list of pre-entries, check out our dedicated page for the event here.
10 points US Chess Grand Prix
A WVCA Grand Prix Event
Date: September 9-10, 2017
Site: West Virginia Ballroom (aka Shall We Dance?), 17 Wilderness Highway, Mount Nebo, WV 26679
Format: 5 round Swiss System, one open section
Time Control: G/90 d5 (Round 1 G/60 d5)
Rounds: Sat 10-1-5, Sun 9-1
Entry Fee: $50 by 9/1, $60 at site
Prizes b/30: $300-200-100, U1900/1600/1300 $130-70, Upset Prize $50.
Entries: WVCA, 444 Ashberry Drive, Flemington, WV 26347
Info: Benjamin Good, 304-476-5402, firstname.lastname@example.org
Hotel Rate: $83. Quality Inn Summersville 304-872-6500. Reserve by 8/26. Ask for WV Chess rate.
Other: WVCA Business Meeting Saturday at 9am. WVCA membership required, other states accepted for out-of-state players.