Scholastic Tournament

Entry Fees
Booster:
Early Bird (by August 31, 2018): $40
Regular (by November 1, 2018): $50
Late Registration (November 2 - 21): $60
On-Site: $70

Junior Varsity:
Early Bird (by August 31, 2018) $50
Regular (by November 1, 2018): $60
Late Registration (November 2 - 21): $70
On-site: $80 (Players who register on-site will get a half-point bye for Round 1)

Varsity:
Early Bird (by August 31, 2018) $60
Regular (by November 1, 2018): $70
Late Registration (November 2 - 21): $80
On-site: $90 (Players who register on-site will get a half-point bye for Round 1)

Eventbrite - American Open - Scholastic Tournament

Discounts are available for coaches registering 10 or more students as a group. Please contact us directly via the contact page for additional details.

Bye Policy
Players may request 1 half-point bye before the start of the tournament.

Equipment
1. Players in all Varsity sections must bring their own sets and clocks. None will be provided.

2. Chess sets will be provided for the all Junior Varsity and Booster sections, you may bring a chess clock if you have one.

3. Chess equipment will be available for purchase onsite.

Other Information: 

Booster Saturday - November, 24, 2018
Sections:Each Grade in K-12 will have its own section
Rounds:8-12 Games - non USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/15 minutes (optional)

Junior Varsity Sunday - November 25, 2018
Sections:
K-1
K-3 rated U600 (under 600)
K-6 rated U600
K-6 rated U800
K-9 rated U1000
K-12 rated U1200
(Player's rating must be under the indicated rating)
Rounds:5 Rounds Swiss System - USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/30 minutes

Varsity Saturday & Sunday - November 24 - 25, 2018
Sections:
K-3
K-6
K-12
Rounds:5 Rounds Swiss System - USCF Rated
Time Control: Game/75 minutes

Trophy Awards

I. Booster: Trophies awarded to top 5 players in each section

II. Junior Varsity (JV): Trophies awarded to top 10 players & Top 3 teams in each section (top 4 scorers on a team are counted).

III. Varsity: Trophies awarded to top 10 players & Top 3 teams in each section. .

Booster (Saturday):

All rounds will take place from 9:30am - 3:00pm.
Lunch break from 12pm-1pm
Awards - 3pm
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Junior Varsity (Sunday):

Round 1 - 9:00 am
Round 2 - 10:30 am
Round 3 - 12:30 pm
Round 4 - 2:00 pm
Round 5 - 3:30 pm
Awards - 5:00 pm

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Varsity:
Saturday
Round 1 - 9:00 am
Round 2 - 12:15 pm
Round 3 - 3:15 pm
Sunday
Round 4 - 9:00 am
Round 5 - 12:15 pm
Awards - 3:30 pm