|In the Final round, Senior Master Lev Paciorkowski (left) won his game against Candidate Master Ken McBride.|
|Ken McBride (left in 2nd place), Lev Paciorkowski (middle in 1st place), and Clif Kharroubi (right in 3rd place)|
|2018 Community Chess Club of Rochester Championship Group Photo. Photo courtesy of Dan Burnside.|
Tournament News... ROUND #5: The 5th and Final round of the 22nd Annual 2018 Community Chess Club (CCCR) Championship took place, October 24th, 2018 at the Rochester Chess Center, in Rochester, NY. Going into this final round, we had only two players with perfect 4/4 scores: current club champion and Senior Master Lev Paciorkowski and Candidate Master Ken McBride. The chess battle ended with Senior Master Lev Paciorkowski winning his game with Ken McBride, and securing both a perfect 5/5 score and the 2018 club championship!
Senior Master Lev Paciorkowski
Tie-breaks were used to declare our second thru fifth place winners:
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Tournament News... ROUND #4: The annual Community Chess Club of Rochester championship comes to a conclusion this coming Wednesday, Oct. 24th. Senior Master Lev Paciorkowski and Candidate Master Ken McBride enter the final round with 4 points each. The final round begins at 7:30pm, following the door prize drawings. Pizza will be provided for the players at 6:30pm. This is one of the area's largest chess events with a small entry fee, great prizes and a great opportunity to compete. For those that could not take part in this year's event, please join our club and participate next year after getting the required 10 games over 10 Wednesday nights! Regular chess games that are not part of the championship will also be available this Wednesday night at the Rochester Chess Center.
Round 4 Results