June 7th:: Youth tournament 10am-1pm and Adult tournament 2pm (register by 1:45)
July 9th: Rochester Chess Center's Annual Picnic at Mendon Ponds Park, East Lodge
Call the Chess Center at 585-442-2430 for details.
|Spring Tournament at the Chili Library, May 31st|
Special Event: K-12 Youth Chess Tournament, May 31st
Fred Mellender and Adam DeSantis did a wonderful job organizing another exciting chess event at the Chili Library. The top score was Calvin Moulton with 9.5 points. Game results and photos are included below:
Chili Library K-12 Youth Chess Tournament Photos:
|Adam DeSantis and the Future Chess Masters!|
This photo courtesy of Fred's Chili Library web site.
Rochester Chess Center Tournament Results for May 31st:
1st Place: Thomas Kwon (trophy winner) with 3 points.
2nd Place: Keefer Zhou, Vlad Bondar and Rick Zhou with 2 points each.
3rd Place: Michael John Grover.
|Gerry Birmingham played very well, but lost his game with Mike Runnells. 5-28-2014.|
Abe Glasser 1-0 Chris Brown
Ken McBride 1-0 Alex Iosevich
David Campbell 1-0 Isthier Chaudhury
Jack Oleksyn 0-1 Sherman Cunningham
Mike Connelly 1/2-1/2 Arjun Patel
Jim Attaya 1/2-1/2 Don Stubblebine
Chuck Saweikis 1-0 Howard Decker
Chris Brown 1/2-1/2- Abe Glasser
Sherman Cunningham 1/2-1/2 Jack Oleksyn
1st Place: Dale Janezic with 4 points.
2nd Place: Jason Niu and Thomas Kwon with 3 points each.
3rd Place: Keefer Zhou with 2 points.
4th Place: Andrew Kinard and Michael Zhou with 1 point each.
5th Place: Rick Zhou.
|Rolando Scrubb (left) won his game with Ken McBride at the Wednesday night Community Chess Club weekly tournament. Both players were in time pressure at the end. 5-21-2014.|
|A Chess Simultaneous by Community Chess Club champion Abraham Glasser is coming soon to the Rochester Chess Center. This special event will be held on July 16th 2014 starting at 7:30pm!|
|Keith Kolaczyk (at right with trophy) won the Youth chess tournament today scoring 4 points. The tournament is held every Saturday from 10am-2pm at the Rochester Chess Center. 5-17-2014.|
3rd Place: Jason Niu with 2.5 points.
|Jacob Chen (left) lost his game in a titanic battle with Owen Shriver in the 3rd round of the Saturday adult tournament. Owen finished in 1st place with 3 points. Congratulations to Owen Shriver! 5-17-2014.|
|Abe Glasser (left, 2014 Monroe County HS champion) played two very strong players simultaneously Wednesday night. Abe won his game with Rolando Scrubb (background right), but lost his game with David Campbell (front right). 5-14-2014.|
Jim Trowbridge 0-1 Isthier Chaudhury
Sherman Cunningham 1/2-1/2 Chris Brown
Mike Runnells 0-1 Mike Lionti
Don Stubblebine 1/2-1/2 Jack Olkeysn
Ben Scott 0-1 Arjun Patel
Jim Attaya 1-0 John Strazzabosco
Gerry Bermingham 1-0 Dave Jouppi
Abe Glasser 1-0 Rolando Scrubb
Abe Glasser 0-1 David Campbell
Matt Eckert 1-0 Mike Connelly
Chris Brown 0-1 Cunningham
May 10th: Saturday Morning Youth Tournament Final Standings:
3rd Place: AJ Batlle, Perky Mitchell, Keefer Zhou, Michael Niu, Natalie Prezhdo and Thomas Kwon with 3 points each.
5th Place Sathya Mandava with 1 1/2 points.
6th Place: Jacob James, Kai Patrone, and Jillian Mitchell with 1 point each.
7th Place: Evan Peterson with 1/2 point.
8th Place: Cheyenne James and Joshua James.
2nd Place: Webster Kehoe, Wilson (4 pts)
3rd Place: Owen Shriver, Brighton (4 pts)
4th Place: Ethan Yung, Pittsford (3.5 pts)
5th Place: Connor Wagner, Wilson (3 pts)
6th Place: Sam Cherin, Wilson (3 pts)
7th Place: Lev Paciorkowski, Brighton (3 pts)
8th Place: Tom Liu, Brighton (3 pts)
9th Place: Atal Bhargava, Pittsford (3 pts)
10th Place: Anoop Sukara, Twelve Corners MS (3 pts)
|Doug Spencer (left) won his game with Jim Attaya on Wednesday night at the Community Chess Club of Rochester. Both players were in time pressure. 5-7-2014.|
|Andrew Kinard (center) was today's Youth Tournament champion with 3 points.|
3rd Place: Evan Peterson with 1 point.
|Jacob Chen (right) won his game with Doug Spencer in the second round to finish with 2 points in the Afternoon adult tournament.|