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Toms River Chess Club Newsletter 2017

Toms River Chess Club Newsletter 2017 #7 This week (23 February-2 March)…. A new era has begun! The champion of the Toms River Chess Club will be crowned at this week’s meeting! Edd Knowles will receive the rotating trophy proclaiming him “Club Champion”! Having previously been “Ocean County Champion” and having won the “Fall Open”, […]

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North American Youth Chess Champs Heads to New Jersey

The North American Youth Championship heads to Morristown, New Jersey from  July 12-16. The Official FIDE event is split into 12 sections, Girls and Open from Under 8 through Under 16. The champions of the Under 8, 10 and 12 sections will get free room board in the World Cadet 2017 in Brazil. Look for […]

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NJ High School Team Championship

The NJ HS team Championship finished in perfect 5-0 scores for both the High Tech High School Team (headed by FM Christopher Wu) in the Varsity section and North Hunterdon HS in the Junior Varsity.  The Booster section was won by Roman Brustein.   I was pleased to see some outstanding results from our girls.  […]

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Fabiano Caruanna Simul at Ocean County College

Fabiano Caruanna the US CHess Champion and third highest rated player in the world gave a lecture and 35 board simultaneous exhibition at Ocean County College in Toms River under the auspices of Phi Theta Kappa and the college. Also contributing a grant was the NJ State Chess Federation and the support of the Toms […]

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Mar. 4-5   New Jersey High School Chess Championship

Mar. 4-5   New Jersey High School Chess Championship 5SS, G/90 d5. Union County Vocational-Technical School, 1776 Raritan Rd., Scotch Plains, NJ 07076. 3 sections: Varsity Championship (9-12): 5 player teams with one alternate allowed. Coaches set order by player strength. Order must not be changed. Team avg. based on top 5 highest ratings. Trophies […]

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