Thanks to everyone who attended the 13th Annual OSCF State Chess Championship last weekend, and a particular thanks to all the volunteers — parents and coaches of players, as well as last year’s OSCF Board, who helped make the event a great success.
In the end, we had 338 players participate in the main event (38 Primary, 137 Elementary, 102 Middle School, and 61 high School). On Friday evening, we had 128 players in the blitz tournament, and 182 players (91 teams) playing bughouse. We had 26 players in our Friends and Family tournament.
Tournament Results are In!
See Tournament/NWSRS Rating Results here.
See Tournament/USCF Rating Results here.
We look forward to seeing you at next year’s 14th OSCF State Championship on April 12-13, 2019!
Hosted by the New Horizon Chess Club
This event is open to any age and will be NWSRA rated. Chess piece keychains will be given to all participants & trophies will be awarded.
Cost: $10.00 for pre-registered players in K-Adult age groups. A fee of $15.00 will be charged at the door for any late registrations. Fees can be paid the day of the tournament.
Early registration is due by Friday, April 20, 2018 by 5:00pm.
Please send player name, grade, school and contact information for the player or parent (phone number & e-mail address) to:
Ciara Dykstra: email@example.com Phone #541-331-5220
Tournament Host: Trisha Roninger firstname.lastname@example.org
A 2018 OSCF Championship qualifier…come play in the Chess4Kids Club Quads in Portland on March 24!
Contact: Charles Liu
The March Madness Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at South Eugene High School.
This tournament is an OSCF State Qualifier.
For more information, contact
The Mills Elementary Chess Club invites you to the Lucky Leprechaun Tournament, an OSCF State qualifier!
Early registration is due by Saturday, March 17, 2018 by 5:00pm.
To register, send player name, grade, school and contact information for the player or parent (phone number & e-mail address) to Tournament Directors:
Ciara Dykstra: email@example.com Phone: 541-891-6486
Devin Landrum: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 541-891-2908
Emerald City Chess Club Presents: 2018 Eugene Open, March 10, 9 AM – 7 PM at
Erb Memorial Union: Crater Lake Rooms, University of Oregon, 1228 University St, Eugene, OR
This tournament is open to anyone, regardless of age, ability, or experience! Register by going to uoregon.orgsync.com/org/eccc/Tournaments and filling out the registration form.
Entry fees: $25 for the Emerald and Turquoise Sections and $20 for the Sapphire and Topaz Sections if registered by March 8.
Entry fees will increase $10 if not registered by that date. Entry fees will be paid at the door. Registration, check-in, and entry fee payment from 8:00 AM-8:50 AM. More information can be found under the Tournaments section of the Emerald City Chess Club website.
Contact us at email@example.com for more information.
Calling all K-12 grade fans of the royal game of CHESS! Seasoned veterans and absolute beginners alike are invited to participate in the Titan Tournament, March 10. This is a Qualifying Tournament for the 2018 OSCF State Championship.
Early bird by March 4, $20 per player, $25 regular. Register by 9pm, Thursday, March 8. Sorry, no on-site registration.
Snack shop on-site will be open all day. Snacks, drinks and pizza will be available for pre-purchase online, or cash purchase on site for select items.
First, Second and Third place trophies will be given in each section along with plus score medals, All-tournament Sportsmanship trophies, and team trophies (top 4 player scores). Computer determines tiebreaks.
Corvallis ¡Chess Riot! –A mini 3-game, quad-style chess tournament on Sunday, February 25.
2018 OSCF Championship Qualifier – NWSRS rated
Corvallis High School
12:00 – 3:30 PM
$10. All ages. All levels of experience.
Cash prizes! Winner of each quad gets their money back and free entry to next quad.
G25 youth, G25-40 for adults by mutual agreement of the quad. Clocks provided.
Notation required for players rated 900+
RSVP by December 2 to firstname.lastname@example.org
Medieval chess riot by Renaut de Montauban (circa 1462-70) “Partie d’échecs dégénérant en assassinat”
Join the Independence Public Library Chess Club’s Third Annual Hops Chess Fiesta Chess Tournament.
This *FREE* tournament is a qualifier for the OSCF State Championship.
FREE catered Mexican food lunch for all players and families, donated by San Antonio Restaurant.
100% Pre-Registered Event. No on-site registrations accepted. REGISTER ONLINE HERE.
Entry deadline is 11:59 pm PST, Thursday, 3/1/18. No extensions will be given.
Ash Creek Elementary
1360 16th St.
Monmouth, Oregon 97361
(1 hour, 20 minute drive from Portland metro area)
Contact: Nancy Albritton
The Oregon High School Chess Team Association has been sponsoring local team chess leagues and holding state championship tournaments for over 50 years. This year’s edition of this longstanding team-based competition takes place at Willamette High School in Eugene, Oregon, on March 2-3. Teams are made up of five players (high school players from a single school can play in the Varsity Division; high school or middle school players can play in the JV division for their high school, and; high school or middle school players from any combination of schools can play in the Open Division) who compete in five rounds of high stakes chess (two on Friday evening, three on Saturday). For more about the tournament itself, see details here. In order to register teams, or if you are an individual HS or MS player who wants to compete in the individual division, register online at this link before February 28 (Feb. 16th for early bird registration). Get your teams together and register in order to become recognized as the top high school chess team in Oregon. There are 1A-6A class division trophies as well in order to establish bragging rights for particular OSAA classifications. If you have questions, contact OHSCTA leadership at OHSCTA -at- OHSCTA.org. See you in Eugene!