Wednesday, April 8, 2009
Lubbock Open Scholastic Championship
TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY Susan Polgar Institute for Chess Excellence (SPICE) and the Susan Polgar Foundation present
2nd Annual Lubbock Open Scholastic Chess Championship
Saturday, April 18, 2009
A 4 Round Swiss System Tournament (Game/30)
Event Site: Monterey High School, Lubbock, TX
Contact Info: 806-742-7742 E-mail: Spice@ttu.edu
Description of Tournament: A USCF rated Individual and Team Scholastic Championship
Games are played in four sections: Primary (K-2), Elementary (K-5), Middle School (K-8), and High School (K-12).
There is a total of 30 minutes maximum per player per game.
On-site registration and check in 9am-10:30am. All players must check in by 10:30am.
Round Start time
1 11:00 AM
2 12:30 PM
3 2:00 PM
4 3:30 PM
Entry Fees: $10 received by 4/1; after 4/1 or on site $20. A valid USCF membership required. It can be obtained at www.uschess.org or onsite on 4/18 until 10am.
Prizes: Trophies for top 10 finishers in each section. Trophies to top 3 school teams in each section.
Special valuable chess prizes to the top 3 finishers and top girl in each section! Team prizes are based on the top 3 individual scores from the same school within the same section.
Prize giving ceremony will be held shortly after the end of the last game which is around 4:30pm.
Please send Entry Blank and Fees to: 6923 Indiana Ave. #154 Lubbock, TX 79413
Please make check/money order to Susan Polgar Foundation
Additional information on www.SPICE.ttu.edu or www.ChessDailyNews.com