Princeton A wins USATE 2014

 

 

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The winning team – Princeton A.IMG_2405  From left to right: Jack Hutton – coach and recent alum. Michael Lee (2445) first board, Jason Altschuler (2277)  third board, Andrew Ng (2341), second board, Darek Johnson (1726) fourth board.

Challenging weather conditions did not deter many players.   1173 players and 278 teams participated in the event.

2014 USATE Prize List     

Teams Finishing with 5-1 or better scores, in order of tie-break:

1 Princeton A (4)                                                              2197   5.5

2 WHAT DOES THE GM SAY? CHECKC (5)      2197   5.5

3 3 ON THE ROHDE AGAIN (7)                          2193   5.5

4 SCRUBS, WE’RE ABOUT TO GET  (12)          2189   5.0

5 Cornell University (11)                                     2191   5.0

6 CHRISTIE CLOSED THE B-FILE (18)              2175   5.0

7 Kingside Crushers (27)                                    2164   5.0

8 3 1/2 MEN  (16)                                              2178   5.0

9 Boston Brigade (23)                                        2171   5.0

10 MISTAKES WERE MADE (3)                          2197   5.0

11 Nobody (21)                                                             2172   5.0

12 CAMBRIDGE SPRINGERS (1)                       2199   5.0

13 STOYKO TEAM (25)                                      2167   5.0

14 THE WESTFIELD CHESS FACTORY (19)     2175   5.0