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Sept. 3 New Jersey Scholastic K-8 Championship

Sept. 3   New Jersey Scholastic K-8 Championship 5-SS, G/30 d5. Hyatt Morristown, 3 Speedwell Ave., Morristown, NJ 07960. If staying, for chess rate, please make reservations at https://aws.passkey.com/event/14285144/owner/1459369/rooms/list?sort=default. Phone: 973-647-1234, mention NJ Chess. Free parking, public transportation to NYC, Phila. walking distance, 30 restaurants, shops and parks within 5 minuteRead More

SEPT. 3-5 OR 4-5 69th Annual New Jersey Open Championship

A Heritage Event! US Chess Junior Grand Prix! SEPT. 3-5 OR 4-5   69th Annual New Jersey Open Championship TROPHIES PLUS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 60 All Prizes Guaranteed!! 6-SS, 40/2 d5, SD/1. Headquarters Plaza Hyatt, 3 Headquarters Plaza, Morristown, NJ 07960. (973) 898-9100. A luxury hotel including spa. Free parking. For chess rate ($119/night) use https://aws.passkey.com/event/14285144/owner/1459369/rooms/list?sort=default for online reservations. ShortRead More

Burke and Jacobson are NJ Junior Champions

The results are in!  The top player in the HS section is John Burke with a score of 4.5/5.0, a full point ahead of Alan Gu.  In the K-8 section, the pentultimate round had the big game between the top two seeds, Praveen Balakrishnan and Brandon Jacobson. This game endedRead More