Sunday, April 17, 2016

2016 Mother's Day Tournament at The Buffalo Seminary


Date and Time: May 14th, first round scheduled to start at 10:00am. Awards at aprox. 3:30pm.

Location: Buffalo Seminary, 205 Bidwell Parkway, Buffalo NY 14222.

Sections and Game Times:  The Open and, U1200 (G/45;d5), Unrated (G/30;d0).

Awards: Trophies for top 3 in each section.


Entrance Fee: $10.00 if registered 12 hours before tournament start time, even if registering via e-mail. $15.00 for late registrants or walk ins. PLEASE BRING A LUNCH. (Fast food places located two blocks away)


or send an e-mail to cirilloav@yahoo.com with your information.

Monday, April 11, 2016

2016 Easter / Spring Tournament Results

What an excellent turn out, for Bishop Timon's Easter Chess Tournament. Congratulations to all who attended.
Pioneer Central, Buffalo Seminary, City Honors, Nardin and of course Bishop Timon chess clubs were all present and willing to play a good game of chess.

A huge THANK YOU to Mr. and Mrs. Bowers for the hot lunches provided to the Chess Player's.

The Results and some photos follow below:

The Unrated Section

# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 1 MOORE, XANDER W7 W2 W6 W3 D5  4.5
2 2 CHEN, ADAM W5 L1 W4 W6 W8  4.0
3 3-4 ZIMMERMAN, CALEB W4 L6 W5 L1 W7  3.0
4   DZIADZIO, ANTHONY L3 W7 L2 W10 W6  3.0
5 5 Peruzzini, Adam L2 W9 L3 W8 D1  2.5
6 6-8 DZIEDZIC, JACK W8 W3 L1 L2 L4  2.0
7   SUDYN, JONATHAN L1 L4 B--- W9 L3  2.0
8   SMITH, JACOB L6 B--- W9 L5 L2  2.0
9 9-10 DZIEDZIC, RILEY B--- L5 L8 L7 L10  1.0
10   FLACK, KRISTINA U--- U--- U--- L4 W9  1.0

The Under 1000 Section

# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot TBrk[M] TBrk[S] TBrk[C] TBrk[K] TBrk[E]
1 1-2 WARNER,ETHEN W12 W5 W6 W8  4.0 8.5 10.5 10 16 10
2   BUTTS,ROEIN W10 W13 W3 W4  4.0 8 10 10 16 10
3 3-7 CARMINA,JONATHAN W16 W7 L2 W15  3.0 9 11 8 13 8
4   DZIADZIO,ANDREW J W17 W18 W11 L2  3.0 8 9 9 13 8
5   DOYLE,SEAGHAN W19 L1 W10 W14  3.0 8 9 7 13 8
6   PENCILLE,JON LUKE W22 W25 L1 W13  3.0 7 7.5 8 13 7
7   ADDESA,COLLIN JOS W21 L3 W12 W11  3.0 7 7.5 7 13 8
8 8-9 LEE,CODY D9 W19 W18 L1  2.5 7.5 8.5 7 11 6
9   BLUM,MAXIMILIAN F D8 L15 W21 W18  2.5 5.5 6 5 11 5
10 10-17 HUTCHINSON,DYLAN L2 W16 L5 W23  2.0 5 10 4 10 6
11   DELL,LIAM G W20 W14 L4 L7  2.0 5 9 7 10 5
12   KIM,MIKANG L1 W22 L7 W20  2.0 4 9 4 10 5
13   CIRILLO,ENYA W24 L2 W20 L6  2.0 4 8.5 6 10 4
14   PARADIS,CONNOR W23 L11 W17 L5  2.0 4 8 6 10 6
15   DOYLE,MALACHI L18 W9 W25 L3  2.0 3.5 7 5 10 5
16   SENIOR JR,LAMONT L3 L10 W19 W24  2.0 3 6.5 3 10 5
17   CARMINA,RYAN L4 W24 L14 W21  2.0 2.5 6 4 10 6
18 18-25 GREENE,RICHARD W15 L4 L8 L9  1.0 7 10 4 7 2
19   EDWARDS,MOSES CLI L5 L8 L16 W25  1.0 5 8 1 7 3
20   WOOLLEY,JACKSON L11 W23 L13 L12  1.0 5 7 3 7 2
21   SHEPHARD,BENJAMIN L7 B--- L9 L17  1.0 4.5 7.5 2 3 0
22   CLARKSON,ZANDER L6 L12 L23 W26  1.0 4.5 7.5 1 7 2
23   SHEEHAN,KEVIN E L14 L20 W22 L10  1.0 4 6 2 7 3
24   HAMDAN,SARAH L13 L17 B--- L16  1.0 4 6 1 3 0
25   SCHWANEKAMP,GUNNA B--- L6 L15 L19  1.0 3 6 3 3 0
26 26 TYTKA,MATTHEW U--- U--- U--- L22  0.0 0 1 0 1 0
The Open Section

# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Tot
1 1 HENNESSEY,RICHARD W4 W2 W3  3.0
2 2 BLUM,THOMAS R W3 L1 W4  2.0
3 3 OCONNOR,WILLIAM L2 W4 L1  1.0
4 4 KINMARTIN,CALEB L1 L3 L2  0.0






Sunday, April 3, 2016

2016 St. Patrick's Day Tournament....RESULTS....

Bishop Timon hosted a great St. Patrick's Day chess tournament. Great Rubens cooked up by Mrs. Bowers and good grilled cheese. Chess cookies created by Daniela Cirillo. Finally fun created by the chess participants. I think the results and pictures speak for themselves. 

The Under 1000

# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot
1 1 PARADIS,CONNOR W5 W2 W3 D4  3.5
2 2 DZIADZIO,ANDREW J W4 L1 W6 D3  2.5
3 3-5 SHEPHARD,BENJAMIN B--- D4 L1 D2  2.0
4   LEE,CODY L2 D3 W5 D1  2.0
5   TORRES,IAN L1 B--- L4 W6  2.0
6 6 TONGE,CULLEN M H--- H--- L2 L5  1.0

The Unrated

# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Tot
1 1 PERUZINNI, ADAM W3 W2 B---  3.0
2 2 DZIADZIO, ANTHONY B--- L1 W3  2.0
3 3 JABLONSKI, JAMES L1 B--- L2  1.0

The Open

#PlaceNameRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Tot
11HENNESSEY,RICHARDW2W3B--- 3.0
22CLARK,MARK JL1B---W3 2.0
33CIRILLO,ANTONIOH---L1L2 0.5















Wednesday, February 24, 2016

2016 Valentine's Day Tournament ...RESULTS

The Buffalo Seminary and their Chess Club brought us a great Valentine's Chess Tournament. 30 players split into three sections played their HEARTS out at chess. In the end CUPID gave the wins to these following CHERUBS:

In the unrated section: 

  1. KALEB RONAN
  2. ADAM PERUZZINI
  3. EMMA BRENTJENS
In the U1200 section:
  1. ASHTON WILLIAM
  2. DOUGLAS WARD
  3. NATHAN SCHIENER
In the Valentine's Open;
  1. STEPHEN HEDGES
  2. PATRICK WALKER
  3. THOMAS WARNER




Sunday, January 10, 2016

5th Annual Blizzard Bowl ...Results

No snow, A New Year...and... The 5th Annual Blizzard Bowl...what else can we ask for...

We did it again. A good turn-out of Chess Enthusiasts at our sponsored tournament by Sonwil Distribution. Thanks to Mr. Peter Wilson, a chess aficionado himself, we are able to offer an entrance free tournament for the scholastic players and their teams; and now for the Adults who play chess in Western New York and Erie PA.  as well.

Mr. Wilson with his crew, including and not limited to Mrs. 

Overhoff his secretary and "right hand", the Cafeteria crew lead by 

Mrs. Patty. We here at QueensKnight Scholastic Chess Club, 

Bishop Timon St. Jude, Pioneer, Buffalo Seminary and all our 

supporters we can't Thank You Enough.


THANK YOU !!,   ¡¡ GRACIAS !!,    MERCI !!,    PREGO !!


Now here are some photos from the Blizzard Bowl, followed by the grid of results:

Mr. Wilson with all the Scholastic Chess Players








K-12 Unrated section
# Place Name Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 1-2 JABLONSKI, JAMES W12 D10 D3 W6 W4  4.0
2 PERUZZINI, ADAM D10 D7 W11 W3 W6  4.0
3 3-5 DZIEDZIC, JACK MARTRD W5 D6 D1 L2 W7  3.0
4 SENIOR, LAMONT JR. BTSJ W7 D8 D9 W11 L1  3.0
5 SPURLOCK, AIDEN SHERIDH L3 L11 W12 W8 W10  3.0
6 6-9 BRENTJENS, EMMA SEM W11 D3 W8 L1 L2  2.5
7 SPINKS, KENNA QK L4 D2 W10 W9 L3  2.5
8 KINMARTIN, HARLEY PIO W9 D4 L6 L5 W12  2.5
9 SPURLOCK, QUINN SHERIDH L8 W12 D4 L7 W11  2.5
10 10 PRZYTULSKI, ETHAN HARHILL D2 D1 L7 W12 L5  2.0
11 11 PRZYTULSKI, NOAH HARHILL L6 W5 L2 L4 L9  1.0
12 12 DZIEDZIC, RILEY MARTRD L1 L9 L5 L10 L8  0.0

K-12 Under 600
# Place Name Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot
1 1 GALLEGO,AUSTIN M BTSJ W5 W10 W8 W6  4.0
2 2-4 BUTTS,ROEIN PIO W12 L3 W4 W7  3.0
3 ROLAND,SHAUN R BTSJ W9 W2 W6 L5  3.0
4 TYTKA,MATTHEW L BTSJ W10 W5 L2 W9  3.0
5 5-8 DOYLE,MALACHI NICHOLS L1 L4 W12 W3  2.0
6 KEMPF,GABRIEL PIO W11 W7 L3 L1  2.0
7 EDWARDS,MOSES CLI BTSJ W8 L6 W9 L2  2.0
8 WOOLLEY,JACKSON PIO L7 W12 L1 W11  2.0
9 9-11 CLARKSON,ZANDER PIO L3 W11 L7 L4  1.0
10 RONAN, KALEB PIO L4 L1 L11 W12  1.0
11 SHEPHARD,BENJAMIN L6 L9 W10 L8  1.0
12 12 SCHWANEKAMP,GUNNA BTSJ L2 L8 L5 L10  0.0

K-12 Under 1200 Section
# Place Name Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 1-2 OCONNOR,WILLIAM BTSJ W16 W14 W6 L4 W5  4.0
2 SCHIENER,NATHAN PIO W18 L6 W17 W7 W12  4.0
3 3-5 BLUM,MAXIMILIAN F QK W7 D4 W11 L5 W8  3.5
4 KINMARTIN,CALEB PIO W17 D3 W12 W1 L6  3.5
5 MILES,ANDERSON PIO D10 W19 W13 W3 L1  3.5
6 6-9 LITTLE,DANIELLE SEM W9 W2 L1 L8 W4  3.0
7 CIRILLO,ENYA SEM L3 B--- W14 L2 W11  3.0
8 WARD,DOUGLAS PIO W12 L13 W15 W6 L3  3.0
9 LUMPKINS,CALEB PIO L6 L17 W10 W15 W13  3.0
10 10-11 DZIADZIO,ANDREW J BTSJ D5 L12 L9 W14 W18  2.5
11 KEMPF,KEEGAN D PIO W15 H--- L3 W13 L7  2.5
12 12-16 DELL,LIAM G CITYHON L8 W10 L4 W18 L2  2.0
13 KRAUS,AURORA SEM B--- W8 L5 L11 L9  2.0
14 POWERS,KENNETH PIO W19 L1 L7 L10 W17  2.0
15 TONGE,CULLEN M BTSJ L11 W18 L8 L9 B---  2.0
16 WARNER,ETHEN PIO L1 H--- H---  --- W19  2.0
17 17-19 PARADIS,CONNOR L4 W9 L2 L19 L14  1.0
18 MILLER,BENJAMIN ST.ALOY L2 L15 W19 L12 L10  1.0
19 RZEZNIK,NICHOLAS BTSJ L14 L5 L18 W17 L16  1.0

K-12 Open Scholastic and Adult Section
# Place Name Team Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Tot
1 1 DARLING,CHRIS PIO W8 W3 W2  3.0
2 2-4 CLARK,MARK J W5 W4 L1  2.0
3 DUNSWORTH,CHRISTO HOMESCH W7 L1 W6  2.0
4 DUNSWORTH,JOSHUA W6 L2 W5  2.0
5 5-7 MADDEN,ZACHARY PIO L2 W7 L4  1.0
6 BLUM,THOMAS R QK L4 W8 L3  1.0
7 BARLEBEN,JUSTIN E L3 L5 W8  1.0
8 8 DOYLE,SEAGHAN L1 L6 L7  0.0



The winning Chess Teams were:

Unrated Champions:

SHERIDAN HILL "SPURLOCK FAMILY"

Under 600 Champions:

BISHOP TIMON ST. JUDE

Under 1200 Champions:

PIONEER CENTRAL

K-12 Champions:

PIONEER CENTRAL