2020 – USATE Prize List

1-5th Place

   1 SIG CALLS (22,SIG)                                 2186   6.0   20.0   23.5   21.0   93.5

   2 UNRULY QUEENS (27)                                 2175   5.5   23.0   26.5   20.0   96.0

   3 CKQ TITANS (7,CKQ)                                2197   5.5   23.0   26.5   20.0   94.5

   4 STRANGER KINGS (10)                               2197   5.5   21.0   24.0   18.5   90.0

   5 MAY THE FORCED MATE BE WITH (8)                   2197   5.5   22.0   25.5   20.0   97.5

  

Top Team (Denis Barry Award) U2100: Boston Elite Chess

2000: Russian Mafia

1900: Fed is too Drunk to Chess

1800: We’ve Been Promoted

1700: A4 Effort

1600: Mass Institute of Tactics C

1500: E-Pawn

1400: Make it Rain

1300: Scarsdale Old Fox

1200: Hopkins Gray

1000: Checks Payable to NJSCF

 

Top College Team (same school): Mass Institute of Tactics A

Top HS Team (grades 9-12 same school): Wonderful Wizards of Droz

Top Middle School (grades 5-9 same school): Famous Forking Legends

Top Elementary School (grades K-6 same school): SA Strange Kings

Top Scholastic Team (mixed schools okay) (Collins Award): Ajab

2nd Scholastic Team (mixed schools okay): Clash of Chess

Mixed Doubles (2 males, 2 females-no alternates): Impeachment is Trump Card

Seniors (all players over age 50): Dangerous Old Men

Company Team (same employer): Sig Puts

Family (4 family members): Chess Fun Way

Parent/Child: Bloomberg Blunders

Top Future team (all players under age 10): Innocent But Dangerous

Top Military Team: PXP En Peachment

Top Military College: Westpoint

Top Chess Coaches: Stranger Kings

Top Female Team: Unruly Queens

Best Gimmick: The King Coffee Quartet

2nd Place Gimmick: The Pawn Shop

Best Name: Caraunaviris

Best Hat: John Muth

 

Top States:   

     Connecticut: Connecticut Finest

     New Jersey: CKQ Rising Stars

     New York (Benjamin Award): Unruly Queens

     Pennsylvania: Oiler Identity

     Virginia: Wonderful Wizards of Droz

     Rhode Island: USA Chess Kids 3

     Massachusetts: May the Forced Mate Be With You

 

Upset Prizes:

1   1 928 Vinodh, Bhuvan Sar, CHECKS PAYABLE TO NJ 917 1845

1   2 682 Parmar, Seema, DEAN OF CHESS: THE CAVALR 854 1536

1   3 1002 Jan, Zelmay, INVEVITABLES                 788 1790

1   4 695 Zheng, Dylan, ECHECS                     476 1171

1   5 817 Bird, John B, EPSTEIN DIDN’T HANG HIMSEL 1299 2116

1   6 641 Govindaraj, Sarves, CKQ MINIONS           933 1574

 

Board Prizes:

Board 1                                                                              

   1 Shetty, Atulya Ary, SIG CALLS               2538   6.0   20.5   22.5   21.0   82.0

   2 Panchanathan, Mage, CKQ MAMBAS               2586   6.0   18.0   20.5   21.0   75.5

   3 Stripunsky, Alexan, MAKE KINGS GAMBIT GREAT 2586   6.0   16.5   17.5   21.0   60.0

   4 Lapshun, Yury, GLUTEN FREE CHESS             2491   6.0   15.5   17.5   21.0   67.5

   5 Katz, Alexander, STOCKFISH SYNDROME         2499   6.0   15.0   17.0   21.0   66.5

Board 2                                                                              

   1 Jacobson, Aaron, !@’s 4 Assassins          2418  6.0   18.5   21.5   21.0   81.0

   2 Zhong, Howard, Mass Ins Tactics A           2293   6.0   17.5   18.5   21.0   69.5

   3 Dehmelt, Karl, LVCA UNICORNS                 2243   6.0   15.0   17.5   21.0   67.0

   4 Lloyd Jr, Steadroy, BX FINEST                2018   6.0   15.0   17.5   21.0   63.5

 

Board 3                                                                              

   1 Espinosa, Pedro, SOUP WITH SIDE OF YOOOG     2122   6.0   17.0   19.0   21.0   60.5                                                                     

 

Board 4                                                                              

   1 Rade, Dan, DUDA, WHERE’S MY CAR             2108   6.0   18.0   20.0   21.0   68.5

   2 Xu, Bernie, AJAB                           2066   6.0   17.0   19.0   21.0   71.0

   3 Modi, Ethan, FOUR KNIGHTS                   1991   6.0   15.5   17.5   21.0   67.0

   4 Benson-Tilsen, Noa, HOPKINS GRAY             867   6.0   7.0   7.0   19.0   18.5

 

Board 5                                                                             

   1 Brubaker, Robert E, ESCAPE TO NEW JERSEY 202 1316   5.0   4.0   4.0   17.0   11.0