2017 Texas Scholastic
2017 North/Central Texas High School Chess Championships
March 3-5 2017
Sheraton Arlington Hotel
1500 Convention Center Blvd, Arlington 76011
Primary Hotel: Sheraton Arlington
or register online thru https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/StarGroupsWeb/res?id=1611039912&key=3413482E
7 round Swiss System (No Elimination) Round 1 Game 45 d5, Rd 2-4 Game 60 d5, Rd 5-7 Game 75 d5
Entry Fee is $43 by 2/1 2-15 else $72
we were able to meet our financial obligation with ACC on time so we can extend the early rate $43 until February 15
Open to Texas Residents and school. Must be in 9th - 12th grades to play. Participants cannot play up. 9th grade players in Middle School may play in Middle School sections or in High School sections and can play on the H S team that the junior high school feeds into 10th grade.
Note a rule change: Schools like Texas Academy of Math Science at UNT and also The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College Mathematics and Science Academy have been defined by the Texas Chess Associations to be High Schools and may not play in the Collegiate.
Two Sections: Championship and J V. The J V section is opened to players rated Under 1000 in February Supplement.
|Registration: Fri 5:30 - 6:15 pm, Sat 8 - 8:30 am. Saturday registrants will receive a 1st round 1/2 point bye.|
|Round 1||Round 2||Round 3||Round 4||Round 5||Round 6||Round 7|
|Round Time||Fri 7:45 pm||Sat 9 am||12:30 pm||3:30 pm||Sun 9 am||1 pm||4:10 pm|
Trophies to top 15 individuals; honorable mention awards to players scoring 4 or more points that do not win a trophy and medals for those who finish the tournament, Top 10 Teams, Top 5 grand champion (2 sections combined) teams
Click here for printable registration form
Click here to register online using active.com (remember active charges a small fee)
Click here to register using PayPal
Info: email: Barbara Swafford, Phone 214.632.9000
Make Checks payable to Dallas Chess Club (DCC). One check can be made for multiple Players.
Send entries to Barbara Swafford, 2709 Longhorn Trail, Crowley TX 76036
Entries must include name, USCF ID or new/pending (include a copy of the receipt), rating, USCF expiration date & school. All incomplete registrations will be charged the late EF, additionally there will be a $5 per player surcharge on registration received without payment, these players could possibly not be paired for round 1 and not be paired until payment is received. Refunds will be given only up to 3/1 with a $10 surcharge for withdrawing, after 3/1 there will be no refunds. There will be no substitution of team members. There will be a $10 change fee for changes after 3/1. USCF membership is required. Proof of membership is required or player must join/renew their memberships. No registration/changes/or withdrawals after 3/1 After that date you must make changes at site (Arlington Convention Center).
Submitting team entries on a spreadsheet is encouraged.
Blitz - Saturday Night 7 pm
Registration Sat 12 noon - 6:45 pm Two Sections: K-6 and K-12
held at Arlington Convention Center
Bughouse - Saturday Night 8:30 pm
Registration Sat 12 noon - 8:15 pm Two Sections: K-6 and K-12
held at Sheraton Arlington Hotel
register at the registration center for Blitz and Bughouse
March 3-5 2017
Texas State Scholastic Championships,
Center, 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX
76011. Primary Hotel: Sheraton Arlington Hotel,
Tournament is open to
any K-12 living in
North/Central Primary Scholastic Championships; TX North/Central Elementary
Scholastic Championships; TX North/Central Middle School Scholastic
Championships; TX North/Central High School Scholastic Championships. Note that
the High School will be played at the Sheraton Arlington Hotel while the