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Chess Tournaments

Scholastic Tournaments are open to all Pre-K - 12th Grade Students under the age of 18.

SJ CHESS CLUB is an official affiliate of the USCF certified to conduct nationally rated events.

Students yet to compete in a rated chess event will have s starting USCF chess rating of  "0"

Players are sectioned by Grade and chess rating, these groups & sections are listed below.

Rated competition is overseen by the United States Chess Federation, students must obtain

a USCF Member ID # to participate in any sanctioned chess tournaments.

 

Cherry Chase 7th Annual Chess Tournament

Pre K - Kindergarten

Pre K & Kindergarten Students (all)

Grades 1 - 3

1-3 Rookie (unrated)
1-3 Beginner (100-249)
1-3 Intermediate (250-499)

1-3 Jr. Varsity (500-799)

1-3 Championship (800+)

Grades 4 - 6

4-6 Rookie (unrated)
4-6 Intermediate (100-499)

4-6 Jr. Varsity (500-799)

4-5 Championship (800+)
4-6 Championship (800+)

Grades 6 - 12

6-12 Rookie (unrated)

6-8 Intermediate (100-799)

6-8 Jr. Varsity (800-1199)
6-8 Championship (1200+)

9-12 Intermediate (100-799)S

9-12 Jr. Varsity (800-1599)

9-12 Championship (1600+)