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GM's Stripunsky and Benjamin are 2014 NJ Co-Champions

        Co-Champions GM Banjamin and GM Stripunsky   Games from the event can be viewed here Results from the 68th Annual New Jersey Open Open Section Name                        Rate Score   Prize      For Stripunsky, Alexan (GM)     2656   5.0    800.00         1st-3rd NJ Co-Champion Benjamin, Joel (GM)         2634   5.0    800.00         1st-3rd NJ Co-Champion Kudrin, Sergey (GM)         2580   5.0    800.00         1st-3rd place Fishbein,Read More

Star Ledger on the Nationals Plus NJ Stars Games

New Jersey kids are had a good time at the various championships held at the US Open in Orlando. Christopher Wu tied for third (a point out) in the Denker National High School Championship. Kimberly Ding tied for fourth (half a point out) in the National Girls’ Invitational Tournament andRead More

NJ Wins Top Spot in Scholastic Nationals - By John Burke

From July 26-29, the top scholastic chess players in the country competed in Orlando, Florida in 3 prestigious national championship tournaments - the Denker Tournament of High School Champions, Barber Tournament of K-8 Champions, and the National Girls Invitational Tournament.  Each state held tournaments throughout the calendar year to determine their state representative for theseRead More