Nine GM’s to play in the 2015 Annual New Jersey Open Championship

The 2015 New Jersey Open Championship is attracting top talent and promising to be an exciting event.   In addition to co-champions GM Joel Benjamin and  GM Alex Stripunsky, seven other GM’s committed to play in the event.

  • Alex Stripunsky
  • Joel Benjamin
  • Magesh Panchanathan
  • Mike Rohde
  • John Fedorowicz
  • Alex Fishbein
  • Mackenzie Molner
  • Sergey Kudrin
  • Arun Prasad Subramanian

Below is the tournament information:

A Heritage Event!

USCF Junior Grand Prix!

A State Championship Event!

SEPT. 5-7 OR 6-7   68th Annual New Jersey Open Championship

TROPHIES PLUS GRAND PRIX POINTS: 60

All Prizes Guaranteed!! 6-SS, 40/2 d5, SD/1. Headquarters Plaza Hyatt, 3 Headquarters Plaza, Morristown, NJ 07960. (973) 898-9100. A luxury hotel including spa. Free parking. For chess rate ($115/night) please use the code CHESS or usehttps://aws.passkey.com/event/13779489/owner/1459369/home for online reservations. Short walk to train station with service to New York and Philadelphia (via Newark). 5 minute walk to many restaurants and shopping. In 3 sections, Open Section, Under 2000, Under 1600. With 3 day and 2 day schedules. Prizes: Open: $1000-$800-$600-$400-$200, Top Expert & A: $200 and trophy. Trophy to NL1000411J Champion. Under 2000 $500-$300-$100. Top B & C: $200 and trophy. Under 1600: $500-$300-$100. Top D, E & F: $200 and trophy. $100 prize for best Open section game. $100 prize for best game in either Under 2000 or Under 1600 section. All Prizes Guaranteed. All sections get these trophies: Top 3, Top Senior over age 55, Top Under Age 16, Top Under Age 13. Unrated may win first place in Open section only. Early Entry Fee $68 if paid by 9/1. EF onsite is $80. $50 for re-entry. Make checks payable to NJSCF. 3 dayreg at hotel: Saturday, 9:00am-11:00am 9/5/2015. 2 day reg at hotel: Sunday, 9/6/2015 9-10am. Rounds: 3 day Saturday 12:00 & 6:30pm, Sunday 11am & 6pm, Monday 9am & 3:30pm. Rounds: 2 day 1-2-3(G/60 d5) Sunday 10:30am, 12:45pm and 3:00pm. 3 Day and 2 Day schedules merge in round 4. Entries to Noreen Davisson, 6 Red Barn Ln., Randolph, NJ 07869 or register online at register.njscf.org. Email: Noreen@deanofchess.com. Entries should include name, USCF ID and expirations, mailing address, email address, phone, section, schedule desired and entry fee.

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

Open           1 GM Subramanian, Arun      15761292 0316 NY     2661  0.0

Open           2 GM Panchanathan, Magesh   12900032 0617 NJ     2636  0.0

Open           3 GM Benjamin, Joel         10102511 9999 NJ     2627  0.0

Open           4 GM Kudrin, Sergey         11257585 9999 CT     2582  0.0

Open           5 GM Molner, Mackenzie      12662506 0317 NJ     2582  0.0

Open           6 GM Fishbein, Alexande     12077910 9999 NJ     2574  0.0

Open           7 IM Sarkar, Justin         12561884 0916 NY     2476  0.0

Open           8 IM Ippolito, Dean         12445752 0316 NJ     2475  0.0

Open           9 FM Burke, John Michae     14069596 1115 NJ     2455  0.0

Open          10 FM Dehmelt, Karl          10164176 9999 PA     2322  0.0

Open          11 Privman, Boris            12407354 0816 NJ     2317  0.0

Open          12 IM Zlotnikov, Mikhail     11453015 9999 NJ     2310  0.0

Open          13 Markzon, Gregory          12057550 0616 NJ     2279  0.0

Open          14 Xu, Runya                 14330426 1217 PA     2247  0.0

Open          15 Miyasaka, Marcus M        14026082 0216 NY     2245  0.0

Open          16 Glassman, Jeremy R        12920423 1216 NJ     2215  0.0

Open          17 Gu, Alan                  14075364 1115 NJ     2142  0.0

Open          18 Li, Dennis Fan            14301848 1115 CT     2119  0.0

Open          19 Fishbein, Gregory         12077930 0915 NY     2099  0.0

Open          20 Ward, John S              10051274 0516 AZ     2076  0.0

Open          21 Dong, Alice               13398051 0317 NJ     2072  0.0

Open          22 Seibel, F Matthew         12492216 1216 NJ     2069  0.0

Open          23 Klein, Ethan J            13471863 1015 NJ     2064  0.0

Open          24 Ding, Kimberly            13218531 0915 NJ     2063  0.0

Open          25 Zhurbinsky, David         14215292 0516 NJ     2039  0.0

Open          26 Rose, Robert L            10049920 0917 NJ     2036  0.0

Open          27 Feng, Ryan                14215155 0516 NJ     2017  0.0

Open          28 Hu, William               14186053 0317 NY     2012  0.0

Open          29 Yedidia, Daniel           13750498 1117 NJ     2010  0.0

Open          30 Fireman, Richard          10082234 9999 NJ     2007  0.0

Open          31 Chevliagine, Mikha        14685628 0616 NJ     1995  0.0

Open          32 Chin, Jonathan            14687040 0617 NJ     1975  0.0

Open          33 Deng, Leon                13902791 0518 NJ     1972  0.0

Open          34 Shumowitz,Marvin          10086281 0915 NJ     1969  0.0

Open          35 Rajendran, Rishi          13789854 1017 NJ     1948  0.0

Open          36 Dong, Andy Yaofeng        13424607 0817 NJ     1940  0.0

Open          37 Ganthapodi, Maanav        14060533 1216 NJ     1937  0.0

Open          38 Chen, Kevin Emmanu        12632969 0915 NJ     1927  0.0

Open          39 Joseph, Paul R            12452482 0816 NJ     1875  0.0

Open          40 Trifale,Sharvil           14940373 0716 PA     1835  0.0

Open          41 Hains, Jonathan           12481696 1015 NJ     1698  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

Open 2Day      1 GM Stripunsky, Alexan     12715435 1218 NJ     2661  0.0

Open 2Day      2 GM Rohde, Michael A       10047871 9999 NY     2536  0.0

Open 2Day      3 GM Fedorowicz, John P     10604737 9999 NY     2478  0.0

Open 2Day      4 Macaspac, Arthur          12644605 1115 NJ     2242  0.0

Open 2Day      5 Shlionsky, Aaron          14494062 1115 NJ     2226  0.0

Open 2Day      6 Polyakin, Vladimir        12287160 0216 NY     2100  0.0

Open 2Day      7 Idnani, Taran Rite        14220903 0817 NJ     1993  0.0

Open 2Day      8 Guo, Joshua               14325542 0117 NJ     1959  0.0

Open 2Day      9 Idnani, Roshan Rit        14220898 0817 NJ     1905  0.0

Open 2Day     10 Knesevitch, Ed            12904088 1115 NJ     1904  0.0

Open 2Day     11 Cardenas, Nicholas        14697664 0716 NJ     1893  0.0

Open 2Day     12 Liu, Stanley Tingr        15057347 0118 NJ     1885  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U2000          1 Forney, Robert Kee        14069988 1217 NJ     1978  0.0

U2000          2 Ni, Winston               14381492 0216 NJ     1942  0.0

U2000          3 Chasin, Nico Werne        14955471 0817 NY     1937  0.0

U2000          4 Sethi, Shiv Krishe        13330268 0418 NJ     1930  0.0

U2000          5 Moravek, Christoph        13910544 0217 PA     1921  0.0

U2000          6 Zhu, Evelyn               14587517 0116 NY     1911  0.0

U2000          7 Rautela, Vedant           14829324 0117 NJ     1905  0.0

U2000          8 Diamond, David J          12452376 9999 NY     1904  0.0

U2000          9 Chin, Angelica            14687055 0618 NJ     1868  0.0

U2000         10 Agarwal, Yuvanshu         14789992 1215 NJ     1828  0.0

U2000         11 Clasby, Derek             15194211 0617 NJ     1811  0.0

U2000         12 Pasarkar, Amey            14154757 0716 NJ     1796  0.0

U2000         13 Zhang, Samuel             14323132 0217 NJ     1794  0.0

U2000         14 Wang, Shawn               14701050 0817 PA     1788  0.0

U2000         15 Cao, Claire               14672670 0517 PA     1771  0.0

U2000         16 Hua, Charles              14763433 1115 NY     1765  0.0

U2000         17 Tian, Eddy                15249281 1018 NJ     1758  0.0

U2000         18 Rattray, Jessica A        14603200 0317 NY     1710  0.0

U2000         19 Miller, Donnally          12544721 0616 NJ     1706  0.0

U2000         20 Hart, Glen B              12456765 0916 NJ     1696  0.0

U2000         21 Umapathy, Vrithik         14212773 0616 NJ     1693  0.0

U2000         22 Lu, Jason                 15264313 1217 NJ     1682  0.0

U2000         23 Foerster-Yialamas         15056077 1215 NY     1673  0.0

U2000         24 Ajith,Aayush              14956385 1015 NJ     1670  0.0

U2000         25 Fishbein, Mitch           14633346 0516 NJ     1663  0.0

U2000         26 Groseibl, Ronald P        12734172 1115 NJ     1660  0.0

U2000         27 Sprechman, Hal            12454908 9999 NJ     1635  0.0

U2000         28 Lee, Philip               14154804 0216 NJ     1626  0.0

U2000         29 Lekocevic, John           12808198 0516 NJ     1606  0.0

U2000         30 Gottlieb, Paul M          12416607 0716 NJ     1603  0.0

U2000         31 Proll, Douglas            12625722 0719 NJ     1600  0.0

U2000         32 Feng, Steven              14130326 0518 NJ     1592  0.0

U2000         33 Jobson, Todd              13904274 0816 NJ     1561  0.0

U2000         34 Meyer, Stephen P          10188105 9999 NJ     1559  0.0

U2000         35 Cushman, Sean             14279116 1015 NY     1556  0.0

U2000         36 Sturniolo, Louis          10016941 9999 NJ     1515  0.0

U2000         37 Miyasaka, Julia Ka        14751032 0216 NY     1465  0.0

 

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U2000 2Day     1 Gu, Ethan                 15207512 0817 NY     1949  0.0

U2000 2Day     2 Liu, David                14661397 0616 NJ     1784  0.0

U2000 2Day     3 Melekhin, Aleksand        15348641 0118 PA     1739  0.0

U2000 2Day     4 Kalyanraman, Nikhi        14918830 0616 NJ     1735  0.0

U2000 2Day     5 Young, Kenneth H          14878681 0616 CT     1703  0.0

U2000 2Day     6 Shlionsky, Aryeh L        15018365 1115 NJ     1688  0.0

U2000 2Day     7 Weinstein, Maxwell        13768890 0216 NJ     1687  0.0

U2000 2Day     8 Chapovsky,Boris           15714104 0316 PA     1674  0.0

U2000 2Day     9 Tsay, Vincent             15297685 1115 NY     1628  0.0

U2000 2Day    10 Wu, Eric Sheng            15282174 1116 NJ     1568  0.0

U2000 2Day    11 Tang, Albert              14267945 1115 NJ     1535  0.0

U2000 2Day    12 Mishra, Abhimanyu         15456104 0517 NJ     1526  0.0

U2000 2Day    13 Tang, Anthony             14267951 1115 NJ     1504  0.0

U2000 2Day    14 Cui, Kevin Kang           14443270 0818 PA     1487  0.0

U2000 2Day    15 Saxena, Abhiraj           14707243 0816 NJ     1448  0.0

U2000 2Day    16 Hari,Aadi                 14294951 0117 NJ     1272  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U1600          1 Yang, William             14993768 1115 NJ     1457  0.0

U1600          2 Jobsonii, Todd            13904300 0816 NJ     1447  0.0

U1600          3 Laconich, Thomas          13262294 1115 NJ     1420  0.0

U1600          4 Kubo, Jun                 14669367 0618 NY     1328  0.0

U1600          5 Cige, Brian M             12554468 9999 NJ     1294  0.0

U1600          6 Yao, Albert Jia Ye        15442696 0417 NJ     1258  0.0

U1600          7 Cige, William             15068656 0116 NJ     1203  0.0

U1600          8 Bernard, Jaron            13556911 0816 NJ     1202  0.0

U1600          9 Kubo, Ken                 14003952 0316 NY     1200  0.0

U1600         10 Shankar, Amogh Aad        14732528 1115 NJ     1100  0.0

U1600         11 Rattray, Katherine        14850277 0317 NY      988  0.0

U1600         12 Lockwood, Benjamin        14257048 0816 PA      839  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U1600 2Day     1 Young, Dylan S            14197308 0616 CT     1558  0.0

U1600 2Day     2 Tao,Henry                 14672842 0616 NJ     1477  0.0

U1600 2Day     3 Siegel,Henry              14824197 0216 NJ     1455  0.0

U1600 2Day     4 Patel, Dhruv              14950391 0817 NJ     1314  0.0

U1600 2Day     5 Davidson, Ryan Bar        14730784 0116 NJ     1308  0.0

U1600 2Day     6 Prince, Howard            12462863 9999 NY     1270  0.0

U1600 2Day     7 Mundayat, Abinav R        15264747 1115 NJ     1255  0.0

U1600 2Day     8 Lin, Katie                15436446 0417 NJ     1253  0.0

U1600 2Day     9 Oruganti, Suraj           15521792 1015 NJ     1236  0.0

U1600 2Day    10 Weinstein, Michael        14708493 0216 NJ     1233  0.0

U1600 2Day    11 Shafman, Matthew A        12875137 1215 NJ     1209  0.0

U1600 2Day    12 Luo, Sean-Winston         14558951 0417 NJ     1157  0.0

U1600 2Day    13 Tsay, William             15297670 1115 NY     1108  0.0

U1600 2Day    14 Zhao, Boyang              15543964 1015 NJ      947  0.0

U1600 2Day    15 Stripunsky, Jane          15218156 1015 NJ      894  0.0

U1600 2Day    16 Polo, Brendan Dean        15730633 0416 PA      883  0.0

U1600 2Day    17 Falco, Patrick            13865882 0116 NJ      769  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U1200          1 Pu, Henry                 15528506 1018 NJ     1197  0.0

U1200          2 Chan, Ethan               15000748 1116 NJ     1105  0.0

U1200          3 Musaji, Asgar Yusu        15563973 1115 NJ     1043  0.0

U1200          4 Raj, Aditya               15767595 0716 NJ     1029  0.0

U1200          5 Kollipara, Advaith        15014487 1115 PA     1018  0.0

U1200          6 Touhey, Alec Grant        15375050 0216 NJ     1018  0.0

U1200          7 Wang, Ellen               15401090 0317 NY     1001  0.0

U1200          8 Murugan, Karthik          15499268 0915 PA      998  0.0

U1200          9 Rajmohan, Nithilan        14753698 0316 NJ      987  0.0

U1200         10 Zheng, Edward             15478428 0717 NJ      979  0.0

U1200         11 Anchipolovsky, Sam        14953391 0815 NJ      967  0.0

U1200         12 Jhaveri, Aryan            15761903 0616 NJ      912  0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U900           1 Sachko III, Sergey        14950515 0917 NJ      888  0.0

U900           2 Thakral, Ashley           15368466 0217 NJ      848  0.0

U900           3 Kollipara, Amogh          15294780 1115 PA      843  0.0

U900           4 Zhu, Albert W             15493892 0915 NJ      832  0.0

U900           5 Khanna, Arnav             15351507 0216 NJ      815  0.0

U900           6 Narayanan, Rohan          15272988 1116 NJ      807  0.0

U900           7 Anand, Athul              15183996 0716 NJ      782  0.0

U900           8 Iyer, Ayush               15543394 1015 NJ      777  0.0

U900           9 Hagedorn, Nicholas        15662130 0216 NJ      750  0.0

U900          10 Katakam, Arav Redd        15553138 1117 NJ      723  0.0

U900          11 Sun, Brian                15678026 0316 NJ      710  0.0

U900          12 Liu, Bowen                15459900 0717 NJ      691  0.0

U900          13 Brawer, Griffin           15017121 0116 NJ      679  0.0

U900          14 Pandya, Aashish           15361478 0217 NJ      671  0.0

U900          15 Xia, Patrick              15586171 1115 NJ      661  0.0

U900          16 Jin, Wendy                15560952 1116 NJ      656  0.0

U900          17 Kalyanraman,Neha          14979634 1116 NJ      588  0.0

U900          18 Sen, Anya                 15453716 0517 NJ      580  0.0

U900          19 Gonzalez, Mateo           15461366 0617 NJ      574  0.0

U900          20 Dinglasan, Matthew        15748615 0516 NY           0.0

 

Sect     No.            Name               ID    Exp. St  Gr Rate Pts

U600           1 Iyer, Akshat              15718767 0416 NJ      595  0.0

U600           2 Bhatt, Prem               15276248 1215 NJ      526  0.0

U600           3 Mukherjee, Romir          15674620 0216 NY      501  0.0

U600           4 Oruganti, Sanjay          15618623 0116 NJ      494  0.0

U600           5 Bellush, Ian              15375567 0216 NJ      489  0.0

U600           6 Li, Amanda                15274147 1116 CT      479  0.0

U600           7 Ramakrishnan, Atik        15378950 0316 NJ      463  0.0

U600           8 Lim, Jaysen               15202803 0717 NJ      431  0.0

U600           9 Vankayala, Ashvik         15161645 0815 NJ      425  0.0

U600          10 Lin, Hongcheng            15749226 0516 NJ      423  0.0

U600          11 Tippa, Aarush             15751253 0516 NJ      421  0.0

U600          12 Lockwood, Daniel          14257027 0816 PA      420  0.0

U600          13 Jonnavithula, Arun        15221316 0916 NJ      400  0.0

U600          14 Anand, Nandhitha          15566135 1115 NJ      330  0.0

U600          15 Brawer,Chloe              15017115 0116 NJ      319  0.0

U600          16 Hua, Oliver               15558067 1115 NY      293  0.0

U600          17 Shah, Sahil               15549593 1115 NJ      248  0.0

U600          18 Deess, Jade Eowyn         15514946 1015 NJ      225  0.0

U600          19 Iyer, Aneesh              15577967 1115 NJ      207  0.0

U600          20 Qian, William             15754954 0616 NJ           0.0

U600          21 Thota, Nikhilesh          12989528 1005 IL           0.0

U600          22 Vekker, Alexander         15742087 0516 PA           0.0