2014 Sacramento Chess Club
Recent Results


It's Hot Out There! Swiss
Standings, July 15, 2014
# Name Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Tot
1 James Macfarland 2200 W35 W16 2.0
2 Graham M Cridland 2010 W23 W17 2.0
3 Aliaksandr Karostsik 1906 W26 W21 2.0
4 Virgil E Vigil 1840 W40 W15 2.0
5 Colin Chow 2306 W20 H--- 1.5
6 Theodore Alexander Biyiasas 2030 D22 W18 1.5
7 Douglas E Legvold 2029 H--- W39 1.5
8 Ruth Inez Haring 2003 H--- W29 1.5
9 Tyler Wilken 1998 H--- W30 1.5
10 Arjun Kalladka Shenoy 1937 W25 D14 1.5
11 Brendan Joseph Birt 1914 H--- W32 1.5
12 Bernard Lu 1911 D29 W33 1.5
13 John P McCumiskey 1892 W27 H--- 1.5
14 Chuck Conti 1795 W39 D10 1.5
15 Charles Brunton 2004 W24 L4 1.0
16 Kevin F Dooley 1843 W36 L1 1.0
17 Brian C Wen 1809 W37 L2 1.0
18 Hebert D Garcia 1808 W31 L6 1.0
19 Robert V Russo 1765 H--- D28 1.0
20 Bob E Baker 1719 L5 W34 1.0
21 Diego Arauco 1711 W38 L3 1.0
22 Robert E Scherer 1580 D6 H--- 1.0
23 Samson David Cox 1522 L2 W36 1.0
24 Dave L Stoller 1522 L15 W40 1.0
25 James R Mayfield 1511 L10 W37 1.0
26 Adam Fish 1423 L3 X38 1.0
27 Paul F Taylor 1378 L13 W35 1.0
28 Rithwik Sudharsan 1030 H--- D19 1.0
29 Scott Nelson Cameron 1484 D12 L8 0.5
30 Alex Labeirie 1402 H--- L9 0.5
31 Mark Raymond Burgan 1261 L18 H--- 0.5
32 Karen Kevin Minasyan 1232 H--- L11 0.5
33 Michael D Miller 1228 H--- L12 0.5
34 Srivishal Sudharsan 426 H--- L20 0.5
35 Brian Kosnoff 1712 L1 L27 0.0
36 Nichiket Abhyankar 1275 L16 L23 0.0
37 Nick Luker 1269 L17 L25 0.0
38 Christopher A Miller 1258 L21 F26 0.0
39 Scott Fischbein 884 L14 L7 0.0
40 Charles Bergson unr. L4 L24 0.0


Tentative Round 3 Pairings
July 22, 2014
Bd White Black
1 Aliaksandr Karostsik (1906) James Macfarland (2200)
2 Virgil E Vigil (1840) Graham M Cridland (2010)
3 Brendan Joseph Birt (1914) Colin Chow (2306)
4 Theodore Alexander Biyiasas (2030) Arjun Kalladka Shenoy (1937)
5 Douglas E Legvold (2029) Bernard Lu (1911)
6 Ruth Inez Haring (2003) John P McCumiskey (1892)
7 Chuck Conti (1795) Tyler Wilken (1998)
8 Charles Brunton (2004) Samson David Cox (1522)
9 Kevin F Dooley (1843) Dave L Stoller (1522)
10 Brian C Wen (1809) Paul F Taylor (1378)
11 Robert V Russo (1765) Adam Fish (1423)
12 James R Mayfield (1511) Bob E Baker (1719)
13 Diego Arauco (1711) Rithwik Sudharsan (1030)
14 Scott Nelson Cameron (1484) Karen Kevin Minasyan (1232)
15 Alex Labeirie (1402) Michael D Miller (1228)
16 Srivishal Sudharsan (426) Mark Raymond Burgan (1261)
17 Brian Kosnoff (1712) Nick Luker (1269)
18 Charles Bergson (unr.) Nichiket Abhyankar (1275)
  Scott Fischbein (884) 1 Point Bye
  Robert E Scherer (1580) Point Bye
  Hebert D Garcia (1808) Point Bye


Sacramento Chess Club G/5 Championship
Finals, July 1, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Rd 7Rd 8Rd 9Tot
1Aliaksandr Karostsik1888L 9L 8L 7L 6W 5L 4L 3W 2BYE3.0
2Douglas E Legvold2039L 8D 7L 6L 5W 4D 3BYEL 1L 93.0
3Alonzo McCaulley1962W 7L 6W 5L 4BYED 2W 1L 9L 84.5
4Graham M Cridland2031W 6W 5BYEW 3L 2W 1L 9L 8W 76.0
5Diego Arauco1718BYEL 4L 3W 2L 1L 9L 8L 7W 63.0
6Kenan Zildzic2221L 4W 3W 2W 1W 9L 8W 7BYEL 56.0
7Dave L Stoller1523L 3D 2W 1L 9L 8BYEL 6W 5L 43.5
8Ted Xiao2096W 2W 1L 9BYEW 7W 6W 5W 4W 38.0
9Nicholas Karas2223W 1BYEW 8W 7L 6W 5W 4W 3W 28.0
Karas and Xiao are co-champions. Karas won a playoff to be seeded into the 2015 G/5 Championship Final.

Sacramento Chess Club G/5 Championship
Qualifier Section A, June 24, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Rd 7Tot
1Nicholas Karas2223W4L2W6W3W5W7W10 6.0
2Ted Xiao2096W8W1W3D5D4W9W6 6.0
3Graham M Cridland2031W9W5L2L1X10W4W7 5.0
4Arjun Kalladka Shenoy1895L1D6W7W8D2L3W5 4.0
5Keith Mc Daniel1932W10L3W9D2L1W8L4 3.5
6John P McCumiskey1892W7D4L1W9L8X10L2 3.5
7Tyler Russo1300L6W8L4X10W9L1L3 3.0
8Virgil E Vigil1838L2L7W10L4W6L5L9 2.0
9Michael Joseph Blake1720L3W10L5L6L7L2W8 2.0
10Cameron Ayers1520L5L9L8F7F3F6L1 0.0
Karas, Xiao, and Cridland qualify for the finals.

Qualifier Section B, June 24, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Rd 7Tot
1Kenan Zildzic2221W6W4D5W3W7W9W2 6.5
2Douglas E Legvold2039D3D5W7W4W9W6L1 5.0
3Diego Arauco1718D2W6W4L1D5W7W9 5.0
4Theodore Alexander Biyiasas2030W9L1L3L2W6W5W7 4.0
5Ziad A Baroudi1922W7D2D1W9D3L4L6 3.5
6Robert V Russo1777L1L3W9W7L4L2W5 3.0
7Paul F Taylor1366L5W9L2L6L1L3L4 1.0
8Alonzo McCaulley1962U---U---U---U---U---U---U--- 0.0
9Adam Fish1416L4L7L6L5L2L1L3 0.0
Zildzic, Legvold, and Arauco qualify for the finals.

Qualifier Section C, June 24, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Rd 7Tot
1James Macfarland2200W2W4W5D3W7W8L6 5.5
2Aliaksandr Karostsik1888L1L3W6W7W8W4W5 5.0
3Alonzo McCaulley1962L4W2W8D1L5W6W7 4.5
4Dave L Stoller1523W3L1W7W5D6L2W8 4.5
5Brian C Wen1742W6W8L1L4W3L7L2 3.0
6Ruth Inez Haring2032L5L7L2W8D4L3W1 2.5
7Bernard Lu1911L8W6L4L2L1W5L3 2.0
8Nachiket Abhyankarunr.W7L5L3L6L2L1L4 1.0
MacFarland, Karostsik, McCaulley, and Stoller qualify for the finals.

Summer Swiss G/30
Final Standings, June 17, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Tot
1Kenan Zildzic2221W13W2W8D9W6D4 5.0
2Arjun Kalladka Shenoy1895W17L1W16W3W8H--- 4.5
3Ziad A Baroudi1922H---H---W10L2X12B--- 4.0
4Aliaksandr Karostsik1888W15L8W14D6W9D1 4.0
5James Macfarland2200H---H---H---U---W14W16 3.5
6Samir Alazawi2001H---H---X13D4L1W9 3.5
7Robert V Russo1777H---L13W15L8W10W14 3.5
8Douglas E Legvold2039H---W4L1W7L2U--- 2.5
9Charles Brunton2023W14L11W12D1L4L6 2.5
10Diego Arauco1718H---H---L3D15L7W13 2.5
11Adrianus Peter Kleijberg2208W16W9U---U---U---U--- 2.0
12Virgil E Vigil1838H---H---L9W16F3U--- 2.0
13Brian C Wen1742L1W7F6U---W16L10 2.0
14Martin S Benson1547L9W17L4B---L5L7 2.0
15Luke Baird1466L4L16L7D10H---H--- 1.5
16Brian Kosnoff1741L11W15L2L12L13L5 1.0
17Andrew Simin1524L2L14B---U---U---U--- 1.0

Summer Swiss G/30 U1500
Final Standings, June 17, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Tot
1Robert E Scherer1483W6W10W2W3X8W7 6.0
2Scott Nelson Cameron1460W7W3L1W6D4D5 4.0
3Samson Cox1388W9L2W7L1W5W4 4.0
4Alex Labeirie1441H---H---H---U---D2L3 2.0
5Adam Fish1416H---H---H---U---L3D2 2.0
6Paul F Taylor1366L1W8W10L2U---U--- 2.0
7Michael D Miller1284L2X9L3L8X10L1 2.0
8David Sullivanunr.L10L6W9W7F1U--- 2.0
9Karen Kevin Minasyan1202L3F7L8D10B---U--- 1.5
10David A Collins944W8L1L6D9F7U--- 1.5


Summer Swiss G/70
Final Standings, June 17, 2014
# Name Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Tot
1 Michael Joseph Blake 1720 W5 H--- W3 2.5
2 David J Trestor 1793 D6 H--- X4 2.0
3 Bob E Baker 1727 W4 W6 L1 2.0
4 Donald Reeves Dixon 1266 L3 W5 F2 1.0
5 Karen Kevin Minasyan 1202 L1 L4 B--- 1.0
6 Tyler Russo 1300 D2 L3 U--- 0.5


Sacramento Closed Championship
Final Standings, May 20, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Rd 6Rd 7Rd 8Rd 9Tot
1Kenan Zildzic2210W5W2D7D4W10W6D8W9D3 7.0
2Charles Brunton1906W9L1W5D3W7D4W10W6L8 6.0
3Ruth Inez Haring1900W10L5D6D2W8W7D9W4D1 6.0
4Alonzo McCaulley1911L6W8D9D1W5D2L7L3W10 5.5
5Tyler Wilken1900L1W3L2D7L4W10L6W8W9 5.5
6Theodore Alexander Biyiasas2000W4L10D3W8W9L1W5L2F7 4.5
7Arjun Kalladka Shenoy1908L8W9D1D5L2L3W4L10X6 4.0
8Douglas E Legvold2063W7L4W10L6L3L9D1L5W2 3.5
9James MacFarland2200L2L7D4W10L6W8D3L1L6 3.0
10Samir Alazawi1949L3W6L8L9L1L5L2W7L4 2.0


Sacramento Chess Club Spring Swiss
Final Standings, May 20, 2014
# Name Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Rd 7 Rd 8 Rd 9 Tot
1 Robert V Russo 1773 H--- L9 W29 W31 W13 L2 W12 W8 W3 6.5
2 Bob E Baker 1722 L9 W28 W13 L8 W14 W1 W3 W7 D4 6.5
3 Brian C Wen 1706 W25 W12 L7 W15 W6 W4 L2 W9 L1 6.0
4 Brian Kosnoff 1679 H--- W21 W5 W7 W8 L3 H--- H--- D2 6.0
5 Everett Penn 1540 W15 D8 L4 L14 W31 W13 W16 W12 D7 6.0
6 Dave Stoller 1421 L8 W18 W17 W25 L3 L12 W22 W11 W9 6.0
7 Diego Arauco 1662 W14 W22 W3 L4 W12 W8 L9 L2 D5 5.5
8 Dalton G Peterson 1804 W6 D5 W9 W2 L4 L7 W14 L1 H--- 5.0
9 Martin S Benson 1417 W2 W1 L8 L12 W15 W22 W7 L3 L6 5.0
10 Adith Srivatsa 1413 H--- H--- H--- U--- U--- W26 D13 W22 W14 5.0
11 Andrew Simon 1704 H--- H--- H--- L13 W21 L14 W15 L6 W18 4.5
12 James R Mayfield 1508 W18 L3 W23 W9 L7 W6 L1 L5 H--- 4.5
13 Scott Nelson Cameron 1434 D32 W27 L2 W11 L1 L5 D10 D16 W22 4.5
14 Adam Fish 1234 L7 H--- W26 W5 L2 W11 L8 W18 L10 4.5
15 Michael D Miller 1202 L5 W26 W22 L3 L9 W17 L11 D23 W16 4.5
16 Alex Labeirie 1590 H--- H--- L25 U--- W17 W23 L5 D13 L15 3.5
17 Karen Kevin Minasyan 1221 H--- H--- L6 D30 L16 L15 D26 W29 D19 3.5
18 Ben Giudice 1173 L12 L6 H--- L21 W26 W31 W23 L14 L11 3.5
19 Quin Baird 1168 U--- U--- U--- W26 L23 H--- W29 H--- D17 3.5
20 Sara Hanlon 640 U--- L25 H--- H--- H--- H--- H--- H--- H--- 3.5
21 Luke Baird 1497 H--- L4 F32 W18 L11 H--- L24 H--- D23 3.0
22 Paul F Taylor 1478 W26 L7 L15 W23 X25 L9 L6 L10 L13 3.0
23 Christopher A Miller 1292 H--- H--- L12 L22 W19 L16 L18 D15 D21 3.0
24 Michael Joseph Blake 1691 H--- H--- H--- U--- U--- U--- W21 U--- U--- 2.5
25 Steven Strong 1332 L3 W20 W16 L6 F22 U--- U--- U--- U--- 2.0
26 David A Collins 923 L22 L15 L14 L19 L18 L10 D17 D30 X29 2.0
27 Brian Lee Morris 1532 H--- L13 H--- H--- U--- U--- U--- U--- U--- 1.5
28 Zachary Braden 1376 H--- L2 H--- H--- U--- U--- U--- U--- U--- 1.5
29 Donald Reeves Dixon 1362 H--- H--- L1 U--- U--- D30 L19 L17 F26 1.5
30 Tyler Russo 1325 U--- U--- U--- D17 U--- D29 U--- D26 U--- 1.5
31 Mark Raymond Burgan 1300 H--- H--- H--- L1 L5 L18 U--- U--- U--- 1.5
32 Scott Fischbein 862 D13 H--- F21 U--- U--- U--- U--- U--- U--- 1.0


Sacramento Chess Club Team Championship
Final Team Standings, March 11, 2014
# Team Name Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 MP GP
1 Buccaneers W2[4.0] W4[3.5] W3[6.0] W2[3.5] D4[3.0] L3[2.0] 4.5 22.0
2 Tigers L1[2.0] D3[3.0] D4[3.0] L1[2.5] W3[4.0] W4[5.0] 3.0 19.5
3 Theo's Team L4[2.0] D2[3.0] L1[0.0] L4[2.5] L2[2.0] W1[4.0] 1.5 13.5
4 6 Boards Lords W3[4.0] L1[2.5] D2[3.0] W3[3.5] D1[3.0] L2[1.0] 3.0 17.0
MP = Match Points; GP = Games Points (first tie-break).
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Sacramento Chess Club G/10 Championship
Finals, January 14, 2014
# Name/Rtng/ID Rtng Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Tot
1 Nicholas Karas 2182 W2 D4 D3 W 5 W 6 4.0
2 Colin Chow 2175 L1 W6 W4 W 3 W 5 4.0
3 Kenan Zildzic 2147 W6 L5 D1 L 4 2.5
4 Adrianus Peter Kleijberg 2115 W5 D1 L2 W6 L 3 2.5
5 Bernard Lu 1963 L4 W3 D6 L1 L 2 1.5
6 Stewart Katz 1800 L3 L2 D5 L4 L 1 0.5
Chow defeats Karas in a one game playoff.

Sacramento Chess Club G/10 Championship
Qualifying, January 7, 2014
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Tot
1Nicholas Karas2182L4W9W7W2W3 4.0
2Adrianus Peter Kleijberg2115W5W4W6L1W7 4.0
3Douglas E Legvold1995L7W5W8W4L1 3.0
4Aliaksandr Karostsik1799W1L2W9L3B--- 3.0
5Igor Chouzhyk1723L2L3B---W8W6 3.0
6Keith McDaniel1932W8D7L2W9L5 2.5
7Brian C Wen1608W3D6L1B---L2 2.5
8Donald Reeves Dixon1327L6B---L3L5W9 2.0
9Dennis Durling598B---L1L4L6L8 1.0
Karas and Kleijberg advance to the final.

Qualifying Section B
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Tot
1Colin Chow2175W7W3W2W5W6 5.0
2Bernard Lu1963W8W9L1W6W5 4.0
3John P McCumiskey1864W4L1L5W9B--- 3.0
4Luke Baird1272L3B---L6W8W7 3.0
5James Macfarland2065D6W7W3L1L2 2.5
6Kevin F Dooley1640D5W8W4L2L1 2.5
7Virgil E Vigil1789L1L5W9B---L4 2.0
8Paul F Taylor1478L2L6B---L4W9 2.0
9Patrick Durling598B---L2L7L3L8 1.0
Chow and Lu advance to the final.

Qualifying Section C
#NameRtngRd 1Rd 2Rd 3Rd 4Rd 5Tot
1Kenan Zildzic2147W5D2W4W3W6 4.5
2Stewart Katz1800W8D1L3W7W4 3.5
3Ted Xiao2048W6L4W2L1W8 3.0
4Alonzo McCaulley1946W7W3L1W5L2 3.0
5Robert V Russo1754L1W8W6L4L7 2.0
6Diego Arauco1618L3W7L5W8L1 2.0
7Martin S Benson1420L4L6W8L2W5 2.0
8David A Collins923L2L5L7L6L3 0.0
Zildzic and Katz advance to the final.


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