Wednesday, April 27, 2022

JUNE Spring Bash 2022

 “JUNE Spring Bash 2022” Chess Tournament



Date: June 4TH from 9:30am to 5pm. First round will start at 10:00am.

Location: Lackawanna Senior Center, 230 Martin Road, Lackawanna NY 14218

Sections & Game Times:

·        The Open - (2 to 3 rounds) G/45;d0 (USCF membership required)

·        U1350 – (4 to 5 rounds) G/30;d5 (USCF membership required)

·        Unrated – (4 to 6 rounds) G/30;d0 ( NO membership required) The Unrated section is strictly scholastic no adults or college players allowed.

Prizes & Awards:              

·  Top three individuals in each section will receive Trophies. Top Team in each section will receive a Trophy.

    Expired scholastic players wanting to play in the unrated section may do so but will not figure in points for any team they represent if team awards are present.

(Top 3 players scores from a team will count for team points.)

Also in the U1350 Section best performance from an U400 and U800 will receive medals.

Entrance Fees:

·        All sections - $10.00

·        LUNCH WILL BE PROVIDED


 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


Registration: 2 ways to register click on link to sign up genius above, or e-mail info to cirilloav@yahoo.com, please include players; Name, Section, Team name and USCF# if rated.

Rated players may play within their section or above their level but never below their level. Non USCF Players wanting to play in the rated sections may purchase a USCF Membership at the tournament. 2022 USCF membership prices for players under 18yrs. of age at exp. is $20.00, under 23yrs. At exp. $27.00, and adults $45.00. Sections and Game times may change at Tournament Directors discretion.


Sunday, March 20, 2022

St. Patrick's Day 2022 Results

 St. Patrick's Day Tournament came and gone without a glitch. A huge Thank You to Mr. Ennett who organized the Niagara Falls High school to be used for the event. All 46 players came out to show their chess skills and enthusiasm for the game. Following are some photos and the results to the three sections that were played.

The Unrated section:


The Under 1200 section:


The Open Section:















Tuesday, October 29, 2019

FALL CLASSIC SCHOLASTIC CHESS TOURNAMENT at VCMS




THE RESULTS ARE IN .....




Standings of The Unrated Section
# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Tot
1 1 CURTIS, VEDA W9 W13 W8 W2 D6 W7  5.5
2 2 SOTO, JAHN W3 W4 W6 L1 W9 W10  5.0
3 3 GAREY, HAYDEN L2 W17 W11 W8 D5 W6  4.5
4 4-5 KARA, MITHIL W10 L2 L5 W11 W8 W9  4.0
5 SHARKEY, CADEN D14 W18 W4 L6 D3 W12  4.0
6 6-7 WRIGHT, ASHER W17 W15 L2 W5 D1 L3  3.5
7 FUENTES, JULIANA L8 D14 W16 W12 W15 L1  3.5
8 8-10 MASOODI, ISMAIL W7 W11 L1 L3 L4 W15  3.0
9 SCOTT, RYAN L1 W10 W14 W13 L2 L4  3.0
10 HINKLE, CARSON L4 L9 W17 W16 W13 L2  3.0
11 11-12 SAVAS, AHMET W16 L8 L3 L4 D17 W13  2.5
12 JUDD, CHASE L13 D16 W18 L7 W14 L5  2.5
13 13-15 MORGAN, COLIN W12 L1 W15 L9 L10 L11  2.0
14 SELVAKUMAR, HARINI D5 D7 L9 L15 L12 W16  2.0
15 DOLAN, REBEKAH W18 L6 L13 W14 L7 L8  2.0
16 16-18 ARORA, GURMEHAR L11 D12 L7 L10 W18 L14  1.5
17 SINGH, SROOP L6 L3 L10 D18 D11 H---  1.5
18 BURRIDGE, MATTHEW L15 L5 L12 D17 L16 B---  1.5



Standings of the Under 1200 Section
# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot
1 1 KHOKHAR,SHAHAB W13 W9 W3 W4  4.0
2 2 PENCILLE,JONLUKE L3 W12 W6 W10  3.0
3 3-8 XIAO,AUSTIN ZHIZH W2 W8 L1 D7  2.5
4 MARKS,MARIAH MARI D12 W11 W5 L1  2.5
5 KAHN,FAATIR W10 D6 L4 W12  2.5
6 HAWLEY,TANNER W14 D5 L2 W11  2.5
7 SELVAKUMAR,ABISHE L11 W14 W9 D3  2.5
8 SZCZUBLEWSKI,JOHN W15 L3 D11 W13  2.5
9 9-10 TORRES,IAN LUCAS B--- L1 L7 W15  2.0
10 FANG,MATTHEW L5 W15 W13 L2  2.0
11 11-12 LAWSON,KAI W7 L4 D8 L6  1.5
12 JIAO,JIERUI D4 L2 W14 L5  1.5
13 13-15 SCHNEIDERMAN,PAVE L1 B--- L10 L8  1.0
14 Wang, Grace L6 L7 L12 B---  1.0
15 CARMINA,RYAN L8 L10 B--- L9  1.0


Standings of The Open Section
# Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Tot
1 1 DESKOVIC,JOSHUA D W7 W6 W2 W4  4.0
2 2 SCHNEIDERMAN,KURT W8 W3 L1 W6  3.0
3 3 TASEVSKI,GEORGE W4 L2 D6 W7  2.5
4 4-5 HANNI,JOHN JAMES L3 W8 W5 L1  2.0
5 HATTON,FELIX L6 W7 L4 W8  2.0
6 6 GAROFALO, JASON W5 L1 D3 L2  1.5
7 7 SCHNEIDERMAN,LEV L1 L5 W8 L3  1.0
8 8 COOK, KURT L2 L4 L7 L5  0.0


Team Standings Under 1200
Name


















Score
1  Buffalo Academy of Science C.S. (798.3) - Cnt: 3 8.0
KHOKHAR,SHAHAB (848) 4.0
KAHN,FAATIR (1042) 2.5
LAWSON,KAI (505) 1.5
Veronica Connor Middle School (905.7) - Cnt: 4 7.5
HAWLEY,TANNER (795) 2.5
SELVAKUMAR,ABISHE (908) 2.5
SZCZUBLEWSKI,JOHN (1014) 2.5
JIAO,JIERUI (555) 1.5
3 LOCKPORT (831.0) - Cnt: 2 4.0
PENCILLE,JONLUKE (1048) 3.0
CARMINA,RYAN (614) 1.0
4 RAINBOW BRIDGE (633.0) - Cnt: 2 3.0
FANG,MATTHEW (633) 2.0
Wang, Grace (unr.) 1.0
5 BLACK KNIGHTS (858.0) - Cnt: 1 2.5
MARKS,MARIAH MARI (858) 2.5
6 CITY HONORS (337.0) - Cnt: 1 2.0
TORRES,IAN LUCAS (337) 2.0
7 Elmwood Village Chart. Sch. (436.0) - Cnt: 1 1.0
SCHNEIDERMAN,PAVE (436) 1.0


Unrated Team Standings 
Name Score
1 BLACK KNIGHTS (0.0) - Cnt: 3 14.0
CURTIS, VEDA (unr.) 5.5
SOTO, JAHN (unr.) 5.0
FUENTES, JULIANA (unr.) 3.5
2 Veronica Connor Middle School (0.0) - Cnt: 14 12.5
GAREY, HAYDEN (unr.) 4.5
KARA, MITHIL (unr.) 4.0
SHARKEY, CADEN (unr.) 4.0
WRIGHT, ASHER (unr.) 3.5
MASOODI, ISMAIL (unr.) 3.0
SCOTT, RYAN (unr.) 3.0
HINKLE, CARSON (unr.) 3.0
SAVAS, AHMET (unr.) 2.5
JUDD, CHASE (unr.) 2.5
MORGAN, COLIN (unr.) 2.0
SELVAKUMAR, HARINI (unr.) 2.0
DOLAN, REBEKAH (unr.) 2.0
ARORA, GURMEHAR (unr.) 1.5
BURRIDGE, MATTHEW (unr.) 1.5







Thursday, October 10, 2019

2019 Halloween Chess Tournament


“2019 HALLOWEEN” Chess Tournament

The results are in:


 




















Thursday, May 30, 2019

Sunday, May 5, 2019

2019 Mothers Day Tournament


“2019 MOTHERS DAY” Chess Tournament

The Winners through the IMAGES....
Thank You Mrs. Marlette (for the trophies) and to all the Staff at Buffalo Seminary for allowing us to use the school and bring chess to our community. 



The Calm before The Storm


Thank You Buffalo Seminary

The Black Knights



Team Champions


Saturday, April 6, 2019

2019 Spring Chess Festival

2019 Spring Festival
 Chess Tournament

My apologies for the delay on this posting... the winners for the 2019 Spring Festival were:
In the Unrated section the Winner was, Alexander Chelpinski, The runner up was Jiao Jierui.
In the U1200 Section the Winner was, Adam Cheng, The runner up was Felix Hatton.
In the Open Section the Winner was, Thomas Warner, The Runner up was Richard Hennessey.

Congrats to all our Winners and Participants.




Monday, March 11, 2019

2019 St. Patrick's Day Results


2019 St. Patricks Day Chess Tournament

The results are in and in no small way we all owe a...
HUGE "THANK YOU" TO MR. & MRS. BOWERS.
Thank you for Hosting, Sponsoring, Cooking and Celebrating St. Patrick's Day.

Unrated Section
Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 JIAO, JIERUI W7 W3 W6 W2 W5  5.0
2-3 MILLER, DUNCAN W11 W8 W4 L1 W12  4.0
  SCHNEIDERMAN, PAVEL W12 L1 W11 W4 W10  4.0
4-7 KARA, MITHIL W6 W5 L2 L3 W9  3.0
  JALLOW, OMAR W10 L4 W12 W8 L1  3.0
  JALLOW, ABUBAKR L4 W10 L1 W11 W8  3.0
  JALLOW, ALIEU L1 W12 L8 W10 W11  3.0
8-9 MAY, SAM W9 L2 W7 L5 L6  2.0
  CERCONE, JULIAN L8 W11 L10 W12 L4  2.0
10 HAWKINS, DANIEL L5 L6 W9 L7 L3  1.0
11-12 WRIGHT, ASHER L2 L9 L3 L6 L7  0.0
  BURRIDGE, MATTHEW L3 L7 L5 L9 L2  0.0

Under 1200 Section.

Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 CHENG,ADAM W11 W9 W2 W3 D4  4.5
2-5 HUTCHINSON,DYLAN W20 W5 L1 W12 W9  4.0
  SZCZUBLEWSKI,JOHN W22 W18 W7 L1 W10  4.0
  LI,ANDREW TAILIN H--- W17 W16 W8 D1  4.0
  DALEY,WILLIAM W17 L2 W19 W25 W8  4.0
6-7 BUTTS,ROEIN W10 W12 L8 W18 D7  3.5
  SZWED,MICHAEL T W25 W19 L3 W13 D6  3.5
8-15 HATTON,FELIX W21 W13 W6 L4 L5  3.0
  MEEGAN,LIAM PATRI W14 L1 W20 W11 L2  3.0
  KHOKHAR,SHAHAB L6 W15 W25 W16 L3  3.0
  CLARKSON,PARKER F L1 W14 W27 L9 W16  3.0
  SCHNEIDERMAN,LEV W23 L6 W21 L2 W22  3.0
  KHOKHAR,ADAM W26 L8 W22 L7 W20  3.0
  LAWSON,KAI L9 L11 W26 W21 W19  3.0
  THOMAS,PATRICK M L16 L10 W28 W17 W18  3.0
16-24 HAWLEY,TANNER W15 W24 L4 L10 L11  2.0
  WOOLLEY,JACKSON L5 L4 W23 L15 W29  2.0
  MARTINEZ JR,CARLO W29 L3 W24 L6 L15  2.0
  CLARKSON,ZANDER W28 L7 L5 W24 L14  2.0
  BARTELO,BRIAN L2 W23 L9 W29 L13  2.0
  ZIMMER,RILEY L8 W28 L12 L14 W25  2.0
  QUEENO,ALEXANDER L3 W26 L13 W27 L12  2.0
  DULNIAK,KASEY L12 L20 L17 W26 W27  2.0
  QUI,MICHAEL W27 L16 L18 L19 W28  2.0
25-29 WILLIAMS,NIGEL L7 W29 L10 L5 L21  1.0
  WOOLLEY,BRUIN L13 L22 L14 L23 B---  1.0
  BARTELO,SEAN L24 B--- L11 L22 L23  1.0
  WILLIAMS,AUGUSTUS L19 L21 L15 B--- L24  1.0
  MONTES,ANGELO L18 L25 B--- L20 L17  1.0
The Open

Place Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Tot
1 CHELPINSKI,ADAM W4 W3 W2  3.0
2-6 STEARNS,DAVID ROB W10 W8 L1  2.0
  CARMINA,JONATHAN B--- L1 W9  2.0
  ARNOLD,JOHN L1 B--- W11  2.0
  MILLER,DAVID S W11 W9 L6  2.0
  WARNER,THOMAS L8 W10 W5  2.0
7 RAKIC,MIROSLAV L9 D11 W8  1.5
8-10 MOSCATELLO,NICHOL W6 L2 L7  1.0
  BAER,STEVE L W7 L5 L3  1.0
  HENNESSEY,RICHARD L2 L6 B---  1.0
11 FERRY, ALEXANDER L5 D7 L4  0.5