NJ IM Akshat Chandra Wins US Junior Championship

 

Dominant performance for the New Jersey representative at the US Junior Championship,   International Master Akshat Chandra of Iselin, NJ cleared first, while FIDE Master Arthur Shen of Edison, NJ finished third ahead of a strong field of players.

Final Standing

Name State Rating Points
1 AKSHAT CHANDRA NJ 2588 7.0
2 JEFFERY XIONG TX 2616 6.5
3 ARTHUR SHEN NJ 2475 6.0
4 RUIFENG LI TX 2502 5.0
5 MICHAEL H BODEK NY 2535 4.5
6 YIAN LIOU CA 2501 4.5
7 LUKE HARMON-VELLOTTI ID 2542 3.5
8 AWONDER LIANG WI 2458 3.5
9 MIKA ANDREW BRATTAIN MA 2452 3.0
10 CURRAN HAN TX 2211 1.5

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