Friday, August 24, 2012

August Champ--Roger!

Congratulations to our August champion Roger. Nice job and a ratings increase resulting in a jump from class C to class B.

Here is the Crosstable

We had several ratings shifts by Jake, doug and Shea.  Please see the crosstable link for details.

Next week the 29th is an open week. Casual games or blitz. Not sure if I'll be there or not so very informal depending on turn-out.

Our September Swiss starts on 5th. Standard format 4/SS with time controls of Game/55 inc 10 and one round per night on the 5th, 12th, 19th, and 26th. Entry fee: $2. Hope to see you then.

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

August Swiss

Roger v. Jake

The Georgetown Chess Club's August Swiss is concluding today with the fourth round pairings as listed below:

Byes--Anh, Dang 0.5

Forrest v. Anh

Previous rounds results below:

First Round

Anh--Herb  0-1
Dang--Jake  0-1
Doug--Roger  0-1
Calvin-John  1-0
Shea-Forrest  0-1

Second Round

Herb--Roger  0-1
Jake--Shea   1-0
Forrest--Dang 0.5-0.5
John--Anh  0-1

Third Round

Roger--Jake  1-0
Dang--Herb  0.5-0.5
Anh--Forrest  0.5-0.5
Shea--John  0.5-0.5

John v. Shea
Our September Tournament will start September 5th with one round per night on the 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th. Entry fee is $2. Time control Game/55 inc 10. USCF membership req.

Next week the 29th will be an open week. Casual games or 5 minute blitz tournament depending on turnout.