2017 Colorado Closed

Rook Rook Denver, Colorado

 

Games from 2017 Colorado Closed and Scholastic Closed
March 31 - April 2, 2017, Denver
Selection and comments by Richard Buchanan

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Gunnar Andersen"]
[Black "Ryan Swerdlin"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2227"]
[BlackElo "2244"]
[PlyCount "35"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 Nd7 6. Nbd2 Ne7 7. O-O h6 8. Nb3
g5 9. Ne1 Bg7 10. Nd3 Qc7 11. f4 O-O-O 12. Bd2 Rdg8 13. Bb4 Bf8 14. Bd6 Qd8 15.
Qd2 gxf4 16. Qc3 Be4 17. Nxf4 Nf5 $2 18. Qxc6+ $1 1-0

[Event "2017 Col Closd Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Lior Lapid"]
[Black "Josh Bloomer"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E11"]
[WhiteElo "2298"]
[BlackElo "2286"]
[PlyCount "106"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Nbd2 O-O 5. a3 Be7 6. b4 a5 7. Rb1 axb4 8.
axb4 b6 9. b5 d5 10. e3 Bb7 11. Be2 Nbd7 12. O-O Ne4 13. Bb2 f5 14. Ne1 Bd6 15.
f4 Ndf6 16. Nxe4 Nxe4 17. Nf3 Qe7 18. Bd3 Rfc8 19. Qb3 Ra5 20. Bxe4 fxe4 21.
Ne5 Bxe5 22. fxe5 dxc4 23. Qxc4 Bd5 24. Qe2 Rca8 25. Bc3 Ra2 26. Qg4 R2a4 27.
Be1 Bc4 28. Bh4 Qd7 29. Rfc1 Bd3 30. Rb3 Ra1 31. Rbc3 Qf7 32. h3 Rxc1+ 33. Rxc1
Bxb5 34. Kh2 c6 35. Qxe4 Ra2 36. Rc2 Rxc2 37. Qxc2 Qd7 38. Qa2 h6 39. Qa8+ Kh7
40. Qd8 Qxd8 41. Bxd8 c5 42. Bxb6 cxd4 43. exd4 Bc6 44. g4 Kg6 45. Kg3 Bd5 46.
Kf4 Bc4 47. Bc5 Bd5 48. h4 Kf7 49. Kg3 Bc4 50. h5 Bd5 51. g5 hxg5 52. Kg4 Bb3
53. Kxg5 Bd5 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Brian Wall"]
[Black "Chris Peterson"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D03"]
[WhiteElo "2279"]
[BlackElo "2261"]
[PlyCount "67"]

1. d4 d5 2. Nf3 e6 3. c3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. Nbd2 O-O 6. e3 Nbd7 7. Bd3 c5 8. h4
b6 9. Ne5 Nxe5 10. dxe5 Nd7 11. Bf4 f6 12. Qh5 f5 13. Qe2 Bb7 14. O-O-O Qc7 15.
Nf3 c4 16. Bc2 b5 17. Nd4 Qb6 18. g4 b4 19. gxf5 bxc3 20. bxc3 exf5 21. Nxf5
Rxf5 22. Bxf5 Ba3+ 23. Kd2 Nc5 24. Rb1 Bb2 25. Qh5 Bxc3+ 26. Ke2 Qa6 27. Bxh7+
Kf8 28. Qf5+ Ke8 29. Bg6+ Kd8 30. Qf8+ Kd7 31. Bf5+ Ne6 32. Qf7+ Kd8 33. Bg5+
Nxg5 34. Qd7# 1-0

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Josh Bloomer"]
[Black "Gunnar Andersen"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E73"]
[WhiteElo "2286"]
[BlackElo "2227"]
[PlyCount "53"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Be2 O-O 6. Bg5 h6 7. Be3 c5 8. dxc5
Qa5 9. Bd2 Qxc5 10. Nf3 Bg4 11. O-O Bxf3 12. Bxf3 Nc6 13. Be2 Nd4 14. Bd3 Qh5
15. Qxh5 Nxh5 16. Be3 Rfc8 17. Rac1 g5 18. f3 Kf8 19. g3 Nc6 20. Be2 Bd4 21.
Kf2 Ng7 22. Rfd1 Ne6 23. Bxd4 Ncxd4 24. Ke3 Nxe2 25. Nxe2 Rc7 26. b3 Rac8 27.
Nc3 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Colo Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Brian Wall"]
[Black "Lior Lapid"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A46"]
[WhiteElo "2279"]
[BlackElo "2298"]
[PlyCount "130"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 e6 3. Bg5 h6 4. Bh4 b6 5. c3 Bb7 6. Nbd2 Be7 7. e3 d6 8. Bd3
g5 9. Bg3 g4 10. Nh4 Rg8 11. h3 Nh5 12. hxg4 Nxg3 13. fxg3 Bf8 14. Be4 d5 15.
Bf3 Bd6 16. Nf1 c5 17. Qd2 Nc6 18. O-O-O Na5 19. b3 Qc7 20. Kb2 Rc8 21. Be2 c4
22. Nf3 b5 23. Rc1 Bf8 24. g5 hxg5 25. g4 Nc6 26. bxc4 bxc4 27. Ka1 Nb8 28. Rb1
Nd7 29. Rh5 Nf6 30. Rh1 Ba3 31. Qc2 Bc6 32. Ne5 Ke7 33. Nxc6+ Qxc6 34. Nd2 Nd7
35. e4 Nb6 36. exd5 Qxd5 37. Bf3 Qa5 38. Rhe1 Bd6 39. Ne4 Rb8 40. Nxd6 Kxd6 41.
Re5 Nd5 42. Bxd5 Rxb1+ 43. Kxb1 Rb8+ 44. Ka1 exd5 45. Rxg5 Rb3 46. Rxd5+ Qxd5
47. axb3 cxb3 48. Qf5 Qxf5 49. gxf5 {Diagram [#]} Kd5 50. Kb2 Kc4 51. g4 a5 52.
g5 a4 53. g6 fxg6 54. fxg6 a3+ 55. Kxa3 Kxc3 56. g7 b2 57. g8=Q b1=Q 58. Qg3+
Kxd4 59. Qg7+ Ke3 60. Qg3+ Kd4 61. Qd6+ Ke3 62. Qh6+ Kd4 63. Qf6+ Ke3 64. Qc3+
Qd3 65. Qxd3+ Kxd3 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Ryan Swerdlin"]
[Black "Chris Peterson"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D36"]
[WhiteElo "2244"]
[BlackElo "2261"]
[PlyCount "83"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bg5 Be7 6. e3 c6 7. Bd3 Bg4 8. Qc2
Nbd7 9. Nge2 Nf8 10. f3 Bh5 11. Ng3 Bg6 12. Nf5 Ne6 13. Bh4 Bxf5 14. Bxf5 Nd7
15. Bf2 g6 16. Bd3 Bf6 17. Rd1 O-O 18. h4 Qe7 19. Kf1 Bh8 20. h5 Nf6 21. g4
Rae8 22. Kg2 Qd7 23. Rh3 Ng5 24. Rh4 Re7 25. Ne2 Bg7 26. Rdh1 Qe8 {Diagram [#]}
27. hxg6 Rxe3 28. gxh7+ Kh8 29. Qd2 Rxf3 30. Qxg5 Rxd3 31. Ng3 Rxg3+ 32. Bxg3
Qe4+ 33. Kh2 Qxd4 34. Rf1 Ne4 35. Qe7 Qd2+ 36. Rf2 Qd4 37. g5 Qxf2+ 38. Bxf2
Nxf2 39. Rf4 Ne4 40. Rxf7 Rxf7 41. Qxf7 Nxg5 42. Qg8# 1-0

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Josh Bloomer"]
[Black "Ryan Swerdlin"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D46"]
[WhiteElo "2286"]
[BlackElo "2244"]
[PlyCount "130"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 c6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. Nc3 e6 5. e3 Nbd7 6. Qc2 Bd6 7. Bd3 O-O 8. O-O
dxc4 9. Bxc4 e5 10. h3 Qe7 11. Bb3 b6 12. e4 exd4 13. Nxd4 Qe5 14. Nf3 Qh5 15.
Qd2 Bc7 16. Qg5 Qxg5 17. Bxg5 h6 18. Be3 Re8 19. Bc2 Bb7 20. Rfe1 Rad8 21. Rad1
c5 22. Bc1 a6 23. Nh4 b5 24. Nf5 Ne5 25. f4 Ng6 26. e5 Nd5 27. g3 Nxc3 28. bxc3
Bc8 29. Be3 c4 30. Bd4 b4 31. Ne3 bxc3 32. Nxc4 Be6 33. Bb6 Bxb6+ 34. Nxb6 Bxh3
35. Nd5 Rc8 36. Re3 Bg4 37. Rb1 Red8 38. Nxc3 Rd2 39. Bb3 Ne7 40. Ne4 Nf5 41.
Nxd2 Nxe3 42. Kf2 Nc2 43. Rc1 Nd4 44. Rxc8+ Bxc8 45. Bc4 Bb7 46. Nb3 Nxb3 47.
axb3 Kf8 48. Ke3 Ke7 49. Kd4 f6 50. b4 fxe5+ 51. Kxe5 Bc8 52. Bd3 Bb7 53. Kf5
Bc8+ 54. Kg6 Kf8 55. Bc4 Bb7 56. f5 Bc8 57. f6 gxf6 58. Kxf6 h5 59. Kg5 h4 60.
Kxh4 Ke7 61. Kg5 Kd6 62. Kf4 Kc6 63. g4 Bxg4 64. Kxg4 Kb6 65. Kf4 a5 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Lior Lapid"]
[Black "Gunnar Andersen"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B70"]
[WhiteElo "2298"]
[BlackElo "2227"]
[PlyCount "122"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Bc4 Bg7 7. O-O O-O 8. h3
Nc6 9. Re1 Bd7 10. Bb3 Rc8 11. Nxc6 Bxc6 12. Bg5 h6 13. Bf4 b5 14. Qd2 g5 15.
Bh2 Ba8 16. Rad1 b4 17. Na4 Nxe4 18. Qxb4 a5 19. Qb6 Re8 20. Rd3 Bc6 21. Rf3 e6
22. Qxd8 Rcxd8 23. Rfe3 d5 24. c3 Nd2 25. Bc7 Rd7 26. Be5 f6 27. Bd4 Nxb3 28.
axb3 e5 29. Bb6 Rb7 30. Bxa5 Rxb3 31. Nc5 Rxb2 32. Bb4 Ra8 33. R3e2 Rxe2 34.
Rxe2 f5 {Diagram [#]} 35. Ne6 Bf6 36. Rd2 e4 37. Rd1 Be5 38. Nd4 Bd7 39. Nb3
Bg7 40. Rxd5 Be6 41. Ra5 Rd8 42. Nd4 Bxd4 43. cxd4 Rxd4 44. Bc3 Rd3 45. Be5 Kf7
46. Ra7+ Bd7 47. Ra6 Be6 48. Ra7+ Bd7 49. Ra6 Rd1+ 50. Kh2 Be6 51. Ra7+ Rd7 52.
Rxd7+ Bxd7 53. h4 f4 54. hxg5 hxg5 55. g3 f3 56. Bd4 Ke6 57. Be3 Kf5 58. Ba7
Bb5 59. Be3 Bf1 60. Kg1 Bg2 61. Kh2 Kg4 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Ryan Swerdlin"]
[Black "Brian Wall"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A21"]
[WhiteElo "2244"]
[BlackElo "2279"]
[PlyCount "105"]

1. d4 d6 2. c4 e5 3. Nc3 exd4 4. Qxd4 Nc6 5. Qd2 g6 6. b3 Bg7 7. Bb2 Nf6 8. g3
O-O 9. Bg2 Re8 10. Nh3 Bxh3 11. Bxh3 Ne4 12. Nxe4 Rxe4 13. Bg2 Bxb2 14. Qxb2
Re6 15. O-O Qf6 16. Qxf6 Rxf6 17. Rad1 Re6 18. e4 Rae8 19. f4 R6e7 20. Rd5 b6
21. Rd2 Nd8 22. Rfd1 f6 23. b4 Ne6 24. Rd5 Kg7 25. h4 h6 26. Rf1 Rd8 27. Rfd1
Rde8 28. Re1 Nd8 29. Red1 Ne6 30. Kf2 Kf7 31. e5 dxe5 32. fxe5 f5 33. Bf3 Nf8
34. Re1 Kg7 35. c5 Nd7 36. e6 Nf8 37. c6 Kf6 38. h5 Rxe6 39. Rxe6+ Nxe6 40.
hxg6 Kxg6 41. Rd7 Rd8 42. Bd5 Rxd7 43. cxd7 Nd8 44. Ke3 Kg5 45. Kd4 f4 46.
gxf4+ Kxf4 47. b5 h5 48. Bh1 h4 49. Bd5 h3 50. Bh1 h2 51. Be4 Nf7 52. Kd5 Nd8
53. Kd4 1/2-1/2

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Chris Peterson"]
[Black "Josh Bloomer"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C54"]
[WhiteElo "2261"]
[BlackElo "2286"]
[PlyCount "75"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bc4 Bc5 4. c3 Nf6 5. O-O Nxe4 6. d4 d5 7. Bb5 exd4 8.
cxd4 Bd6 9. Nc3 Nxc3 10. bxc3 O-O 11. Bg5 f6 12. Bd2 Ne7 13. Rb1 Bf5 14. Rb3 g5
15. Bc1 c6 16. Bd3 Qd7 17. c4 dxc4 18. Bxc4+ Nd5 19. Be3 Kg7 20. Qa1 Rae8 21.
Qb2 b6 22. a4 Bc7 23. Rc1 Bg4 24. Nd2 Re7 25. Nf1 Rfe8 26. Qd2 Bf5 27. Ng3 Bxg3
28. hxg3 Nxe3 29. fxe3 Be4 30. Be2 Rd8 31. Qd1 Qe6 32. Bf3 c5 33. Rbc3 Red7 34.
Rc4 Re7 35. R1c3 Bxf3 36. Qxf3 cxd4 37. exd4 Rxd4 38. Rxd4 1-0

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Gunnar Andersen"]
[Black "Chris Peterson"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B52"]
[WhiteElo "2227"]
[BlackElo "2261"]
[PlyCount "191"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. Bb5+ Bd7 4. Bxd7+ Qxd7 5. O-O Nc6 6. c3 e6 7. d4 cxd4 8.
cxd4 Nf6 9. d5 Nb4 10. Qb3 Na6 11. dxe6 fxe6 12. e5 Nc5 13. Qc2 Nd5 14. Qe2 Be7
15. Na3 O-O 16. Nc4 dxe5 17. Nfxe5 Qc7 18. Bd2 a5 19. a4 b6 20. Ra3 Bf6 21. Re1
Rae8 22. Qh5 Bxe5 23. Nxe5 Nf6 24. Qh4 Nce4 25. Rxe4 Qc2 26. Rd3 Nxe4 27. Qxe4
Rd8 28. Be1 Rxd3 29. Nxd3 Qb3 30. g3 Rd8 31. Bc3 Qd1+ 32. Ne1 Qb3 33. Nf3 h6
34. Nd4 Qxa4 35. Qxe6+ Kh7 36. Qf5+ Kg8 37. Qe6+ Kh7 38. Qe5 Qd7 39. Ne6 Qd1+
40. Be1 Rg8 41. Qe4+ Kh8 42. Nf4 Rd8 43. Kg2 Qd4 44. Qxd4 Rxd4 45. Bc3 Rc4 46.
Nd5 a4 47. Kf3 b5 48. Ke3 Kg8 49. Kd3 Kf7 50. Ne3 Rc8 51. Nf5 Ra8 52. Nd6+ Ke7
53. Nxb5 g5 54. f4 gxf4 55. gxf4 Rg8 56. Nd4 Rg2 57. Nf3 Rf2 58. Ke3 Rc2 59.
Bb4+ Kf6 60. Ba3 Rg2 61. Bd6 Rc2 62. Be5+ Kf7 63. f5 Rg2 64. Nd2 Rg1 65. Ne4
Re1+ 66. Kd3 Rd1+ 67. Ke2 Rd5 68. Bc3 Ke7 69. Bg7 h5 70. f6+ Kf7 71. h4 Rd7 72.
Ng5+ Kg6 73. Ne6 Rb7 74. Nf4+ Kf7 75. Nd3 {Diagram [#]} Rxb2+ 76. Nxb2 a3 77.
Nc4 a2 78. Ne5+ Kg8 79. Bh6 a1=Q 80. f7+ Kh7 81. f8=Q Qxe5+ 82. Be3 Qb5+ 83.
Kf2 Qb2+ 84. Kg3 Qe5+ 85. Qf4 Qg7+ 86. Kh2 Qg6 87. Qc7+ Kg8 88. Qg3 Kf7 89.
Qxg6+ Kxg6 90. Kg3 Kf5 91. Bg5 Ke4 92. Kf2 Ke5 93. Kf3 Kf5 94. Bf4 Kf6 95. Ke4
Ke6 96. Be5 1-0

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Ryan Swerdlin"]
[Black "Lior Lapid"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A40"]
[WhiteElo "2244"]
[BlackElo "2298"]
[PlyCount "74"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 b6 3. Nf3 Bb7 4. g3 Bb4+ 5. Bd2 Bxf3 6. exf3 Bxd2+ 7. Qxd2 Nc6
8. d5 Nce7 9. Nc3 Nf6 10. f4 c6 11. d6 Nf5 12. Bg2 O-O 13. O-O Ne8 14. Ne4 Nf6
15. b4 Nxe4 16. Bxe4 Qf6 17. Rad1 Rab8 18. Rfe1 Rfc8 19. Qd3 g6 20. g4 Ng7 21.
Qg3 Qb2 22. Rb1 Qxa2 23. Rec1 f5 24. Bd3 fxg4 25. Qe3 a5 26. Ra1 Qb2 27. bxa5
bxa5 28. Rxa5 Qb4 29. Qe5 Qd2 30. Qc3 Qxf4 31. c5 Rb3 32. Qxb3 Qxc1+ 33. Bf1
Rf8 34. Qa2 Nf5 35. Ra7 g3 $1 36. Rxd7 gxf2+ 37. Qxf2 Ne3 0-1

[Event "2017 Col Closed Champ."]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Brian Wall"]
[Black "Josh Bloomer"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E63"]
[WhiteElo "2279"]
[BlackElo "2286"]
[PlyCount "82"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. c4 d6 6. Nc3 Nc6 7. O-O a6 8. a4 a5
9. b3 Nb4 10. Bb2 c6 11. e4 Bg4 12. h3 Bxf3 13. Bxf3 e5 14. d5 Qb6 15. Na2 cxd5
16. exd5 Nd7 17. Nxb4 axb4 18. Qd2 Nc5 19. Bd1 f5 20. Bc2 f4 21. g4 Bf6 22. Kh1
Kf7 23. f3 Rh8 24. Kg2 g5 25. Qd1 h5 26. Bf5 hxg4 27. Bxg4 Qd8 28. Rb1 Qf8 29.
Qc2 Qh6 30. Rbe1 Qh4 31. Rg1 Rae8 32. Re4 Qh7 33. Rge1 Qg6 34. Bc1 Rh4 35. Bd2
Reh8 36. Bxb4 Rxg4+ 37. fxg4 Qh7 38. Kg1 f3 39. Kf2 Qxh3 40. Qb1 Qg2+ 41. Ke3
f2 0-1

[Event "Closed Challenger"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Rudy Tia"]
[Black "Kevin Seidler"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A27"]
[WhiteElo "2072"]
[BlackElo "2097"]
[PlyCount "99"]

1. c4 e5 2. g3 Nc6 3. Nc3 f5 4. Nf3 Nf6 5. d4 e4 6. Nh4 d5 7. Bg5 dxc4 8. e3
Na5 9. Bxf6 Qxf6 10. Qa4+ Nc6 11. d5 Bb4 12. Rc1 a6 13. dxc6 Bxc3+ 14. Rxc3 b5
15. Qb4 Qxc6 16. a4 Qb6 17. a5 Qd6 18. Qxd6 cxd6 19. b4 Ke7 20. Ng2 Be6 21. h4
g6 22. Nf4 Kf6 23. Kd2 h6 24. Rc1 g5 25. Nxe6 Kxe6 26. hxg5 hxg5 27. Bg2 g4 28.
Kc3 Ke5 29. Rxh8 Rxh8 30. Rh1 Rxh1 31. Bxh1 Kd5 32. Bg2 Ke5 33. Bf1 d5 34. Be2
Kd6 35. Kd4 Ke6 36. Kc5 Ke5 37. Bd1 Ke6 38. Kb6 d4 39. exd4 Kd5 40. Kxa6 f4 41.
gxf4 g3 42. fxg3 e3 43. Kxb5 c3 44. a6 e2 45. Bxe2 c2 46. a7 c1=Q 47. a8=Q+
Kxd4 48. Qd8+ Ke3 49. Qd3+ Kf2 50. Qf3+ 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Dean Clow"]
[Black "Daniel Herman"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A48"]
[WhiteElo "2068"]
[BlackElo "2070"]
[PlyCount "81"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Nf3 g6 3. Bf4 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. Nbd2 d6 6. Bc4 c5 7. h3 b6 8. O-O
Bb7 9. Re1 Nbd7 10. c3 Rc8 11. Qb3 d5 12. Bb5 a6 13. Bf1 Nh5 14. Bh2 b5 15. a4
b4 16. cxb4 cxd4 17. exd4 Bh6 18. g4 Bxd2 19. Nxd2 Ng7 20. Bg2 Ne6 21. Nf3 Rc4
22. Rxe6 $1 fxe6 23. Qe3 Qb6 24. Bf1 Rxf3 25. Qxf3 Rxd4 26. b5 axb5 27. Bxb5
Nf6 28. Be5 Re4 29. Bxf6 exf6 30. Qxf6 Qc7 31. Bd3 Re5 32. a5 d4 33. a6 Ba8 34.
Kf1 Qb8 35. Rc1 Ra5 36. Qxe6+ Kg7 37. Qe7+ Kh6 38. Rc7 Ra1+ 39. Ke2 Qxb2+ 40.
Rc2 Qb8 41. g5+ 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Rhett Langseth"]
[Black "Suhaas Narayanan"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B13"]
[WhiteElo "2071"]
[BlackElo "2099"]
[PlyCount "73"]

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 c5 3. e3 Nc6 4. c3 cxd4 5. exd4 Nf6 6. Bd3 Bg4 7. Qb3 Qd7 8.
Nd2 e6 9. Ngf3 Be7 10. Ne5 Qc8 11. Nxg4 Nxg4 12. O-O O-O 13. h3 Nf6 14. Nf3 a6
15. Rfe1 b5 16. a3 Na5 17. Qc2 h6 18. Ne5 Nd7 19. Qe2 Nf6 20. Qe3 Nc4 21. Qc1
h5 22. Bb1 Nxe5 23. dxe5 Nd7 24. Re3 h4 25. Qd1 g6 26. Qg4 Kg7 27. Bd3 Nc5 28.
Bc2 a5 29. Rf3 Qd8 30. Be3 Nd7 {Diagram [#]} 31. Rxf7+ $1 Rxf7 32. Qxg6+ Kf8
33. Bh6+ Ke8 34. Qg8+ Bf8 35. Bg6 Qe7 36. Bg5 $1 Nf6 37. exf6 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Kevin Seidler"]
[Black "Suhaas Narayanan"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "D34"]
[WhiteElo "2097"]
[BlackElo "2099"]
[PlyCount "88"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c5 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Nf3 Nc6 6. g3 Nf6 7. Bg2 Be7 8. O-O
O-O 9. dxc5 Bxc5 10. Bg5 d4 11. Bxf6 Qxf6 12. Ne4 Qe7 13. Nxc5 Qxc5 14. Ne1 Qb6
15. Nd3 Bg4 16. Qd2 Rfe8 17. Rfe1 Rad8 18. a4 Na5 19. Qd1 Nc4 20. b4 Ne5 21.
Nxe5 Rxe5 22. Qd2 Rde8 23. Bf3 Bxf3 24. exf3 Qe6 25. Rxe5 Qxe5 26. Rd1 Rd8 27.
Qd3 g6 28. Kg2 Kg7 29. Rd2 Rd7 30. Qc4 Qd6 31. Rd3 b6 32. a5 bxa5 33. bxa5 Qd5
34. Qxd5 Rxd5 35. f4 Rxa5 36. Rxd4 h5 37. Rd7 Ra2 38. h3 a5 39. g4 hxg4 40.
hxg4 a4 41. Ra7 a3 42. Kg3 Ra1 43. Kf3 Ra2 44. f5 g5 1/2-1/2

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Rhett Langseth"]
[Black "Dean Clow"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A06"]
[WhiteElo "2071"]
[BlackElo "2068"]
[PlyCount "182"]

1. Nf3 d5 2. c3 Nf6 3. d3 Bf5 4. Qb3 b6 5. d4 e6 6. Bf4 Bd6 7. Ne5 O-O 8. Nd2
c5 9. e3 Nh5 10. Bg3 Nxg3 11. hxg3 Bxe5 12. dxe5 Nc6 13. f4 Qc7 14. Be2 c4 15.
Qd1 b5 16. Nf3 b4 17. Qd2 bxc3 18. Qxc3 Qb6 19. Nh4 Be4 20. Bf3 Bd3 21. Kf2
Rab8 22. b3 d4 23. Qd2 dxe3+ 24. Qxe3 Qxe3+ 25. Kxe3 Nb4 26. bxc4 Rfd8 27. Rad1
Bxc4 28. Rxd8+ Rxd8 29. Be4 Bxa2 30. Nf3 h6 31. Ra1 a5 32. Nd4 Nd5+ 33. Kd3
Nb4+ 34. Ke3 Bc4 35. Rxa5 Nd5+ 36. Kf3 Ne7 37. Nc6 Nxc6 38. Bxc6 Rd3+ 39. Kf2
Rd2+ 40. Kg1 g6 41. Ra7 Kf8 42. Ra8+ Kg7 43. Ra7 Bd5 44. Bxd5 Rxd5 45. Kf2 {
Diagram [#]} g5 46. Ra3 Rb5 47. Kf3 Kg6 48. Rd3 h5 49. g4 hxg4+ 50. Kxg4 gxf4
51. Kxf4 Rb4+ 52. Kf3 Kf5 53. Re3 Rf4+ 54. Kg3 Re4 55. Rf3+ Kg6 56. Ra3 Rxe5
57. Kf4 Rf5+ 58. Ke4 Rg5 59. Kf3 f5 60. Ra8 Kf6 61. Rb8 Rg4 62. Rf8+ Ke5 63.
Ra8 Rb4 64. Re8 Rb3+ 65. Kf2 f4 66. Ra8 Ke4 67. Ra4+ Kf5 68. Ra8 e5 69. Ra4
Rb2+ 70. Kf1 Rd2 71. Rb4 Rd4 72. Rb8 Ke4 73. Ke2 Ra4 74. Rb2 Ra3 75. Rb4+ Kf5
76. Rb8 e4 77. Rf8+ Kg4 78. Rg8+ Kh4 79. Kf2 Ra2+ 80. Kf1 Ra5 81. Kf2 Ra2+ 82.
Kf1 e3 83. Rh8+ Kg5 84. Rg8+ Kf5 85. Rf8+ Ke4 86. Re8+ Kd3 87. Rd8+ Kc2 88.
Rc8+ Kd1 89. Kg1 e2 90. Rf8 e1=Q+ 91. Kh2 Qg3+ 0-1

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Daniel Herman"]
[Black "Rudy Tia"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "C06"]
[WhiteElo "2070"]
[BlackElo "2072"]
[PlyCount "83"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 Nf6 4. e5 Nfd7 5. Bd3 c5 6. c3 Nc6 7. Ne2 Qb6 8. Nf3
cxd4 9. cxd4 Be7 10. O-O O-O 11. Nf4 g6 12. Bb1 Qd8 13. g3 Kg7 14. h4 h5 {
Diagram [#]} 15. Bxg6 Ndxe5 16. Nxe5 Nxe5 17. Bb1 Ng6 18. Nxh5+ Kg8 19. Qd2 Re8
20. Nf4 Nf8 21. Nd3 Bf6 22. Ne5 Bg7 23. Qe2 f6 24. Ng6 Nxg6 25. Bxg6 Re7 26.
Qh5 Bd7 27. Qh7+ Kf8 28. Bh6 Rf7 29. Bxf7 Bxh6 30. Bxe6 Bxe6 31. Qxh6+ Kf7 32.
Qh7+ Kf8 33. Rfe1 Bf7 34. Qh8+ Bg8 35. Rac1 Qb6 36. Rc5 Re8 37. Rec1 Qe6 38.
Rc7 Rb8 39. Qg7+ Ke8 40. h5 Rd8 41. h6 Qe4 42. Qxg8# 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Daniel Herman"]
[Black "Kevin Seidler"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C07"]
[WhiteElo "2070"]
[BlackElo "2097"]
[PlyCount "112"]

1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nd2 c5 4. exd5 Qxd5 5. Ngf3 Nc6 6. Bc4 Qh5 7. O-O Nf6 8.
Nb3 cxd4 9. Nbxd4 Nxd4 10. Nxd4 Qxd1 11. Rxd1 a6 12. a4 Bd7 13. Bf4 Rc8 14. Bb3
Bc5 15. c3 Ke7 16. h3 Rhd8 17. Be5 Ne8 18. Bc2 Bd6 19. Bxd6+ Nxd6 20. Bd3 e5
21. Re1 Kf6 22. Nf3 Re8 23. Nd2 Bf5 24. Ne4+ Nxe4 25. Bxe4 Bxe4 26. Rxe4 Re6
27. a5 b5 28. axb6 Rxb6 29. Ra2 Rc5 30. f4 Kf5 31. Rxe5+ Rxe5 32. fxe5 Kxe5 33.
Kf2 Kd5 34. b4 Kc4 35. Ra3 f5 36. h4 g6 37. Kf3 Rd6 38. g4 fxg4+ 39. Kxg4 h6
40. Kf4 Kd3 41. Ra5 Kxc3 42. b5 Rf6+ 43. Kg4 axb5 44. Rxb5 Kd4 45. Rb8 Rf1 46.
Rg8 Rg1+ 47. Kf4 Kd5 48. Rh8 h5 49. Kf3 Rg4 50. Rg8 Ke6 51. Re8+ Kf5 52. Rf8+
Ke5 53. Re8+ Kd5 54. Rg8 Kd6 55. Rg7 Ke6 56. Ra7 Rxh4 {and White resigned on
move 83.} 0-1

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Rudy Tia"]
[Black "Rhett Langseth"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A22"]
[WhiteElo "2072"]
[BlackElo "2071"]
[PlyCount "142"]

1. c4 d6 2. g3 Nd7 3. Bg2 c6 4. Nc3 Ngf6 5. e4 e5 6. Nge2 Be7 7. d3 a6 8. a4 b6
9. O-O O-O 10. b4 Bb7 11. Qb3 Ne8 12. Be3 Rb8 13. d4 exd4 14. Nxd4 c5 15. Nf5
Bf6 16. Rad1 cxb4 17. Nd5 Bxd5 18. Rxd5 a5 19. f4 Qc7 20. Rfd1 g6 21. Nxd6 Nxd6
22. Rxd6 Nc5 23. Qc2 Be7 24. R6d5 b3 25. Qf2 Qc6 26. e5 Qxa4 27. f5 Rfe8 28. e6
f6 29. fxg6 hxg6 30. Qf4 Red8 31. Rxd8+ Rxd8 32. Rxd8+ Bxd8 33. Bd5 Be7 {
Diagram [#]} 34. Qb8+ Kh7 35. Qc7 Qe8 36. Qxb6 Qc8 37. Qxa5 Nxe6 38. Be4 Bc5
39. Bxc5 Qxc5+ 40. Qxc5 Nxc5 41. Bb1 Kg7 42. Kf2 Na4 43. Ke3 Nc3 44. Bd3 b2 45.
c5 b1=Q 46. Bxb1 Nxb1 47. c6 Nc3 48. Kd4 Nb5+ 49. Kc5 Na7 50. Kb6 Nc8+ 51. Kc7
Ne7 52. Kd7 Kf7 53. c7 f5 54. h4 Kf6 55. Ke8 Ke6 56. Kf8 Kf6 57. Ke8 Nc8 58.
Kd7 Na7 59. Ke8 g5 60. hxg5+ Kxg5 61. Kf7 Nc8 62. Kg7 Nd6 63. Kh7 Kf6 64. Kh6
Nc8 65. Kh5 Nb6 66. g4 f4 67. g5+ Kg7 68. Kg4 Kg6 69. Kxf4 Nc8 70. Kg4 Nb6 71.
Kf4 Nc8 {A good hard-fought game.} 1/2-1/2

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Kevin Seidler"]
[Black "Rhett Langseth"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A53"]
[WhiteElo "2097"]
[BlackElo "2071"]
[PlyCount "81"]

1. c4 Nf6 2. g3 d6 3. Bg2 Nbd7 4. Nc3 c6 5. d4 e5 6. e3 Be7 7. Nf3 O-O 8. O-O
Re8 9. b4 d5 10. dxe5 Bxb4 11. Nxd5 Nxd5 12. cxd5 Bc3 13. Rb1 c5 14. e6 fxe6
15. dxe6 Nb6 16. Qc2 Qf6 17. Ng5 Qxg5 18. Qxc3 Rxe6 19. f4 Qh5 20. Bf3 Qf5 21.
e4 Qf8 22. Ba3 Rc6 23. f5 Rc7 24. Rb2 Qf6 25. e5 Qf7 26. Be4 Bd7 27. e6 Qe7 28.
Rbf2 Bb5 29. Re1 Qf6 30. Qf3 Bc6 31. Bb2 Bxe4 32. Qxe4 Qg5 33. e7 Rxe7 34. Qxe7
Qxe7 35. Rxe7 Nd5 36. Rxg7+ Kf8 37. Rxh7 Ne7 38. f6 Ng6 39. h4 Rd8 40. h5 Rd3
41. Kg2 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Suhaas Narayanan"]
[Black "Daniel Herman"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "E11"]
[WhiteElo "2099"]
[BlackElo "2070"]
[PlyCount "64"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 a5 5. g3 O-O 6. Bg2 d6 7. O-O Bxd2 8.
Qxd2 Nc6 9. Nc3 Qe7 10. e4 e5 11. d5 Nb8 12. Ne1 c6 13. Nd3 Na6 14. a3 Nc5 15.
Nxc5 dxc5 16. Rfc1 Rd8 17. Na4 Bg4 18. Qe3 Nd7 19. f3 Bh5 20. Bh3 Rab8 21. Bxd7
Rxd7 22. Nxc5 Rd6 23. Nd3 Rf6 24. Rf1 Rd8 25. Rac1 b5 26. cxb5 cxd5 27. exd5
Rxd5 28. b6 Rd8 29. f4 Qb7 30. Nxe5 Qxb6 31. Qxb6 Rxb6 32. g4 Bxg4 1/2-1/2

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Kevin Seidler"]
[Black "Dean Clow"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2097"]
[BlackElo "2068"]
[PlyCount "93"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. h4 h5 5. c4 e6 6. Nc3 Nd7 7. cxd5 cxd5 8. Bd3
Bxd3 9. Qxd3 Qb6 10. Nf3 Ne7 11. O-O Nf5 $2 12. Nxd5 Qa5 13. Ne3 Nxe3 14. fxe3
Be7 15. Bd2 Qd8 16. d5 exd5 17. e6 $1 Nf6 18. exf7+ Kxf7 19. Bc3 Rh6 20. Rad1
Kg8 21. Ng5 Qd6 22. Bxf6 Bxf6 23. Ne4 Qe5 24. Nxf6+ Rxf6 25. Rxf6 gxf6 26.
Qxd5+ Qxd5 27. Rxd5 Rc8 28. Rxh5 Rc2 29. Rb5 b6 30. Kh2 Kg7 31. Kg3 Kg6 32. Kf3
f5 33. g3 Rh2 34. a4 Rc2 35. a5 bxa5 36. Rxa5 Rxb2 37. Rxa7 Kf6 38. Ra6+ Ke5
39. Ra1 Rh2 40. Rf1 Kf6 41. Rd1 Ke5 42. Re1 Kf6 43. e4 Rb2 44. exf5 Kxf5 45.
Re3 Rb1 46. g4+ Kf6 47. Kf4 1-0

[Event "Closed Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Rudy Tia"]
[Black "Suhaas Narayanan"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A14"]
[WhiteElo "2072"]
[BlackElo "2099"]
[PlyCount "133"]

1. c4 e6 2. g3 d5 3. Bg2 Nf6 4. Nf3 c5 5. O-O Be7 6. b3 O-O 7. Bb2 b6 8. e3 Bb7
9. Nc3 Nc6 10. cxd5 exd5 11. d4 Rc8 12. Ne5 Na5 13. Bh3 Rb8 14. Re1 Bc8 15.
Bxc8 Rxc8 16. dxc5 bxc5 17. Qf3 Nc6 18. Nxc6 Rxc6 19. Rad1 Rd6 20. e4 dxe4 21.
Rxd6 exf3 22. Rxd8 Bxd8 23. Re3 Nd7 24. Ne4 Bb6 25. Rxf3 Rc8 26. Rd3 Nf8 27.
Rd6 Rb8 28. Rc6 Nd7 29. Rd6 Nf8 30. Bc1 Ne6 31. Be3 h6 32. f4 Kf8 33. f5 Nc7
34. Bxc5 Bxc5+ 35. Nxc5 Ke8 36. Kf2 Nb5 37. Rd3 Rc8 38. Ne4 Rc6 39. a4 Nc7 40.
Rc3 Kd7 41. b4 a6 42. Kf3 Rb6 43. Rd3+ Ke7 44. Rd4 g6 45. g4 Rc6 46. h4 Rb6 47.
Kf4 f6 48. Nc5 g5+ 49. Ke4 Ne8 50. h5 Nd6+ 51. Kd3 Rc6 52. Ne4 Nf7 53. Nc3 Ne5+
54. Kc2 Nf3 55. Re4+ Ne5 56. Kb3 Rc8 57. b5 a5 58. Nd5+ Kf7 59. Nb6 Rb8 60. Nc4
Nd7 61. Nd6+ Kf8 62. Kc4 Ne5+ 63. Kd5 Ke7 64. Rxe5+ fxe5 65. Kxe5 Kf8 66. f6
Rd8 67. b6 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Justin Alter"]
[Black "Sara Herman"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B78"]
[WhiteElo "2015"]
[BlackElo "1894"]
[PlyCount "97"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 O-O 8. Qd2
Nc6 9. Bc4 Bd7 10. O-O-O Rb8 11. h4 Na5 12. Be2 b5 13. g4 Nc4 14. Bxc4 bxc4 15.
Bh6 Bxh6 16. Qxh6 Qa5 {Diagram [#]} 17. Nd5 Nxd5 18. exd5 Qb4 19. b3 cxb3 20.
cxb3 Qc3+ 21. Kb1 Rb4 22. Nc2 Rb6 23. h5 Qg7 24. Qe3 Re8 25. hxg6 hxg6 26. Rh4
e5 27. Rdh1 Reb8 28. Qg5 f6 29. Qd2 g5 30. Rh6 Be8 31. Qd3 a5 32. Rh7 Bg6 33.
Rxg7+ Kxg7 34. Qc3 a4 35. Qc7+ Kg8 36. Rh6 Bf7 37. b4 Kg7 38. Rh1 R8b7 39. Qc8
Rb8 40. Qf5 Rxb4+ 41. Ka1 R4b6 42. Na3 R6b7 43. Qh7+ Kf8 44. Rh6 Ke7 45. Qg7
Rf8 46. Qxf6+ Ke8 47. Qxd6 Rd7 48. Qxe5+ Kd8 49. Rd6 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Cory Kohler"]
[Black "Akshat Jain"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "A35"]
[WhiteElo "1758"]
[BlackElo "2004"]
[PlyCount "164"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. e3 g6 3. Be2 Bg7 4. c4 d5 5. Nc3 O-O 6. Nf3 c5 7. O-O cxd4 8. Nxd4
Nc6 9. Nxc6 bxc6 10. cxd5 cxd5 11. Bf3 Bb7 12. Rb1 Qc7 13. Bd2 e5 14. Rc1 Qe7
15. Nb5 Ba6 16. Be2 Rac8 17. Qa4 Qe6 18. Nc7 Rxc7 19. Bxa6 Rxc1 20. Rxc1 Rb8
21. b3 Bf8 22. f3 Rb6 23. Bc8 Qe7 24. Ba5 Rb8 25. Rc7 Qe8 26. Qxe8 Nxe8 27. Rc2
Bb4 28. Bxb4 Rxb4 29. Kf2 Kf8 30. Ke2 Ke7 31. Rc5 Kd6 32. Ra5 Rb8 33. Ba6 Nc7
34. Bd3 a6 35. Kd2 f5 36. Ra4 Rb6 37. Rh4 h5 38. g4 e4 {Diagram [#]} 39. gxf5
$6 exd3 40. fxg6 Ke7 41. Rxh5 Rxg6 42. Kxd3 Rg2 43. a3 Rb2 44. Kc3 Rf2 45. f4
Kd6 46. a4 Rf3 47. Rh6+ Ne6 48. Kd3 d4 49. f5 Rxf5 50. exd4 Kd5 51. Rh7 Rf3+
52. Kc2 Nxd4+ 53. Kb2 Rxb3+ 54. Ka2 Rb4 55. Ka3 Rb3+ 56. Ka2 Rb6 57. h4 Kc4 58.
h5 Kc3 59. Rc7+ Kb4 60. Rd7 Nf5 61. a5 Kxa5 62. Rf7 Nh6 63. Rf4 Rb5 64. Rh4 Kb6
65. Ka3 a5 66. Ka4 Rg5 67. Ka3 Kb5 68. Kb3 Rg4 69. Rh2 a4+ 70. Ka3 Rg3+ 71. Ka2
Rg4 72. Rb2+ Ka5 73. Rd2 Rg5 74. Rh2 Rg4 75. Rd2 Rh4 76. Rd5+ Kb4 77. Rg5 Nf7
78. Rf5 Nd6 79. Rd5 Ne4 80. Rf5 Rh2+ 81. Ka1 Nd2 82. h6 Ka3 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Eamon Montgomery"]
[Black "Justin Alter"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E32"]
[WhiteElo "1955"]
[BlackElo "2015"]
[PlyCount "89"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 b6 5. e4 d6 6. Bd3 Bxc3+ 7. Qxc3 Bb7 8.
Qc2 h6 9. Ne2 Nbd7 10. O-O Qe7 11. Bd2 c5 12. d5 Ne5 13. Bc3 Nxd3 14. Qxd3 e5
15. f4 Nd7 16. Ng3 g6 17. Rf2 f6 18. Raf1 Rf8 19. Qe2 exf4 20. Rxf4 Ne5 21.
Bxe5 dxe5 22. R4f2 Bc8 23. Qd2 Qg7 24. b4 Rb8 25. bxc5 bxc5 26. Qe3 Ba6 27.
Qxc5 Rc8 28. Qa5 Bxc4 29. Rc2 Qd7 30. Rfc1 Ba6 31. Qxa6 Rxc2 32. Rxc2 Kf7 33.
Qc6 Rd8 34. Qxd7+ Rxd7 35. Kf2 f5 36. exf5 Rxd5 37. Rc7+ Kf6 38. Rc6+ Ke7 39.
fxg6 e4 40. Nxe4 Kf8 41. Rc7 Rf5+ 42. Ke3 a5 43. Rf7+ Rxf7 44. gxf7 Kxf7 45. a4
1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Akshat Jain"]
[Black "Andy Wu"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E17"]
[WhiteElo "2004"]
[BlackElo "1922"]
[PlyCount "121"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 b6 4. g3 Bb7 5. Bg2 Be7 6. O-O O-O 7. Re1 d5 8. cxd5
exd5 9. Nc3 Na6 10. Bf4 c5 11. Rc1 Ne4 12. dxc5 Naxc5 13. Be5 f6 14. Bd4 Re8
15. b4 Nxc3 16. Bxc3 Ne4 17. Qb3 Rc8 18. Bb2 Qd6 19. a3 Bf8 20. Rxc8 Rxc8 21.
Rd1 Qc7 22. Rc1 Qd7 23. Rxc8 Qxc8 24. Nd4 Qc4 25. Bxe4 Qxb3 26. Bxh7+ Kxh7 27.
Nxb3 Ba6 28. Nd4 Bc4 29. Kg2 a5 30. Bc3 axb4 31. Bxb4 Bc5 32. Bxc5 bxc5 33. Ne6
Bxe2 34. Nxc5 Kg6 35. a4 Kf5 36. f3 d4 37. Kf2 Bc4 38. a5 Ke5 39. a6 Kd6 40. a7
Bd5 41. Nb3 Kc7 42. Nxd4 Kb6 43. Ne6 g5 44. Nf8 f5 45. Nh7 g4 46. fxg4 fxg4 47.
Nf6 Bc6 48. Nxg4 Kxa7 49. Ke3 Kb6 50. Kf4 Kc7 51. Ke5 Kd7 52. Kf6 Ke8 53. Ne5
Be4 54. Kg7 Ke7 55. h4 Ke6 56. Ng6 Kf5 57. h5 Kg5 58. g4 Bb1 59. Ne5 Kf4 60.
Kf6 Be4 61. g5 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Sara Herman"]
[Black "Cory Kohler"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "A60"]
[WhiteElo "1894"]
[BlackElo "1758"]
[PlyCount "73"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 c5 4. d5 exd5 5. cxd5 d6 6. Nf3 a6 7. e4 b5 8. a3 g6
9. Bg5 Bg7 10. Be2 O-O 11. O-O Qc7 12. Rc1 Re8 13. Nd2 Nbd7 14. f4 c4 15. b3
Qc5+ 16. Kh1 Qxa3 17. bxc4 b4 18. Ncb1 Qa5 19. Bf3 Rb8 {Diagram [#]} 20. c5 $1
Nxc5 21. Nc4 Qa4 22. Qxa4 Nxa4 23. Nxd6 Rf8 24. e5 Ng4 25. Nxc8 Ne3 26. Ne7+
Kh8 27. Rfe1 Nf5 28. Nxf5 gxf5 29. d6 f6 30. exf6 Bxf6 31. Bxf6+ Rxf6 32. d7
Rff8 33. Bc6 Nb2 34. Re3 a5 35. Rce1 Nc4 36. Re8 Nd6 37. Rxb8 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Cory Kohler"]
[Black "Eamon Montgomery"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E68"]
[WhiteElo "1758"]
[BlackElo "1955"]
[PlyCount "92"]

1. Nf3 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 O-O 5. Nc3 d6 6. d4 c6 7. O-O Nbd7 8. e4
e5 9. d5 Nc5 10. Re1 a5 11. b3 Ne8 12. Rb1 f5 13. Nd2 Nd3 14. Re3 Nxc1 15. Rxc1
f4 16. Re1 Nf6 17. Na4 Ng4 18. Nf3 fxg3 19. hxg3 b5 {Diagram [#]} 20. dxc6 bxa4
21. Qd5+ Kh8 22. c7 Qxc7 23. Qxa8 Bb7 24. Qa7 Ra8 25. Qxa8+ Bxa8 26. Bh3 Nf6
27. Ng5 Bh6 28. Ne6 Qe7 29. Rcd1 Bxe4 30. bxa4 g5 31. c5 Bd5 32. c6 Bxe6 33.
Bxe6 Qxe6 34. c7 Qc8 35. Rxd6 Qxc7 36. Rxf6 Bg7 37. Rf3 h5 38. Rd1 e4 39. Rf5
e3 40. Rxg5 exf2+ 41. Kg2 Qc6+ 42. Kh2 Qf3 43. Rf1 h4 44. a3 hxg3+ 45. Kh3 g2+
46. Kh2 gxf1=N# 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Andy Wu"]
[Black "Sara Herman"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B23"]
[WhiteElo "1922"]
[BlackElo "1894"]
[PlyCount "154"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. f4 g6 4. Nf3 Bg7 5. Bb5 Nd4 6. O-O a6 7. Bd3 e6 8. e5 d5
9. Nxd4 cxd4 10. Ne2 Qb6 11. Qe1 Ne7 12. Qf2 Nc6 13. b3 O-O 14. Ba3 Bd7 15.
Bxf8 Rxf8 16. c3 f6 17. cxd4 Nb4 18. Bb1 Bb5 19. d3 g5 20. g3 Qa5 21. Qe3 fxe5
22. dxe5 Qa3 23. Qd2 gxf4 24. gxf4 Nc6 25. Rf3 Nxe5 26. Rg3 Ng6 27. d4 Bxe2 28.
Qxe2 Bxd4+ 29. Kh1 Qc1+ 30. Kg2 Bxa1 31. Bxg6 hxg6 32. Rxg6+ Bg7 33. Qxe6+ Rf7
34. Qe8+ Kh7 35. Qxf7 Qc2+ 36. Kf3 Qxg6 37. Qxd5 Qh6 38. Qe4+ Kg8 39. Qd5+ Kf8
40. Qd8+ Kf7 41. Qd7+ Kf8 42. Qd8+ Kf7 43. Qd7+ Kf6 44. Qd6+ Kf5 45. Qd5+ Kg6
46. Qe6+ Kh7 47. Qe4+ Qg6 48. Qxb7 Qd3+ 49. Kg4 Qe2+ 50. Qf3 Qe6+ 51. f5 Qe5
52. Qd3 Bf6 53. Qxa6 Qe4+ 54. Kg3 Be5+ 55. Kf2 Qxf5+ 56. Ke1 Qe4+ 57. Kd2 Bf4+
58. Kc3 Be5+ 59. Kd2 Qg2+ 60. Kd1 Bf4 61. Qd3+ Kh6 62. Qa6+ Kg5 63. Qb5+ Kh4
64. Qe2 Qd5+ 65. Ke1 Qh1+ 66. Qf1 Qxh2 67. Qf3 Qd2+ 68. Kf1 Qc1+ 69. Kg2 Qd2+
70. Qf2+ Qxf2+ 71. Kxf2 Kg5 72. a4 Kf5 73. a5 Ke4 74. b4 Bd2 75. a6 Bxb4 76. a7
Bc5+ 77. Ke2 Bxa7 1/2-1/2

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "?"]
[White "Akshat Jain"]
[Black "Eamon Montgomery"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "E98"]
[WhiteElo "2004"]
[BlackElo "1955"]
[PlyCount "74"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 g6 3. Nc3 Bg7 4. e4 d6 5. Nf3 O-O 6. Be2 e5 7. O-O Nc6 8. d5
Ne7 9. Ne1 Ne8 10. Be3 f5 11. f3 f4 12. Bf2 g5 13. c5 Ng6 14. a4 h5 15. cxd6
cxd6 16. a5 Rf7 17. Nb5 a6 18. Bb6 Qe7 19. Na3 Nf6 20. Nd3 g4 21. Bf2 g3 22.
Be1 gxh2+ 23. Kh1 h4 24. Nf2 Nh5 25. Ng4 Ng3+ 26. Bxg3 fxg3 27. Re1 Bxg4 28.
fxg4 {Diagram [#]} h3 29. Bf3 Nh4 30. Re2 Rxf3 31. gxf3 g2+ 32. Kxh2 Nxf3+ 33.
Kxh3 g1=Q 34. Qxg1 Qh4+ 35. Kg2 Nxg1 36. Rxg1 Qxg4+ 37. Kf1 Rf8+ 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Justin Alter"]
[Black "Cory Kohler"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B12"]
[WhiteElo "2015"]
[BlackElo "1758"]
[PlyCount "91"]

1. e4 c6 2. d4 d5 3. e5 Bf5 4. Nf3 e6 5. Be2 h6 6. O-O Nd7 7. Nbd2 Qb6 8. Nb3
O-O-O 9. Bd2 Bb4 10. c3 Ba5 11. Nxa5 Qxa5 12. c4 Qc7 13. c5 f6 14. Bf4 h5 15.
Bg3 Qa5 16. a3 fxe5 17. Nxe5 h4 18. Bf4 Qc7 19. Ng6 e5 20. Nxh8 exf4 21. Nf7
Rf8 22. Nd6+ Kb8 23. b4 h3 24. g3 Nh6 25. b5 Be4 26. bxc6 Qxc6 27. Qb3 fxg3 28.
fxg3 Nf5 29. Bb5 Nxd4 30. Rxf8+ Nxf8 31. Bxc6 Nxb3 32. Rf1 bxc6 33. Rxf8+ Kc7
34. Rf7+ Kd8 35. Nxe4 dxe4 36. Rxa7 Nxc5 37. Rxg7 Nd3 38. Kf1 Ne5 39. Rh7 c5
40. Rh5 Nd3 41. Rh4 e3 42. Ke2 Ne5 43. Kxe3 Kd7 44. Re4 Nc6 45. g4 Nd8 46. g5
1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Eamon Montgomery"]
[Black "Sara Herman"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E33"]
[WhiteElo "1955"]
[BlackElo "1894"]
[PlyCount "93"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 Nc6 5. Nf3 d6 6. a3 Bxc3+ 7. Qxc3 O-O 8.
e3 a5 9. b3 Re8 10. Bb2 e5 11. d5 Nb8 12. Nd2 Nbd7 13. Bd3 Nc5 14. Bc2 Bd7 15.
O-O b5 16. b4 axb4 17. axb4 Na4 18. Bxa4 bxa4 19. f3 Qb8 20. Ne4 Nxe4 21. fxe4
Qa7 22. Rf3 Reb8 23. Ba3 Bg4 24. Rg3 Bh5 25. Rf1 Bg6 26. Qc2 Rb6 27. b5 Qa5 28.
h4 Rf8 29. Rg5 f6 30. Rg3 Be8 31. Qe2 Qc3 32. Bb2 Qb3 33. Qg4 g6 34. Qe6+ Kg7
35. Qe7+ Rf7 36. Qxe8 Rf8 37. Qe7+ Rf7 38. Qe6 Qxc4 39. h5 Rb8 40. h6+ Kf8 41.
Rxf6 Rxf6 42. Qxf6+ Ke8 43. Qe6+ Kd8 44. Rf3 c6 45. Qxd6+ Kc8 46. Rf7 Rb7 47.
Qf8# 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Closed"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Akshat Jain"]
[Black "Justin Alter"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "E11"]
[WhiteElo "2004"]
[BlackElo "2015"]
[PlyCount "131"]

1. d4 e6 2. c4 Nf6 3. Nf3 Bb4+ 4. Bd2 c5 5. Bxb4 cxb4 6. Nbd2 d5 7. Qa4+ Nc6 8.
Ne5 Qa5 9. Qxa5 Nxa5 10. cxd5 exd5 11. e3 O-O 12. Bd3 Be6 13. O-O Rac8 14. Rfc1
a6 15. Nb3 Nxb3 16. axb3 Rxc1+ 17. Rxc1 Rc8 18. Rxc8+ Bxc8 19. f3 Nd7 20. Bf5
Nb6 21. Bxc8 Nxc8 22. Kf2 f6 23. Nd3 a5 24. Ke2 Kf7 25. Nf4 Nb6 26. Kd3 g5 27.
Ne2 Ke6 28. g4 Nc8 29. Ng3 Ne7 30. Nh5 Ng6 {Diagram [#]} 31. f4 gxf4 32. exf4
Kf7 33. f5 Ne7 34. Nf4 Ke8 35. Nh5 Ng8 36. Nf4 Ne7 37. Ne6 b6 38. Ke3 h6 39.
Kf4 Kf7 40. Nc7 Nc6 41. Ke3 Ne7 42. Na8 b5 43. Nc7 a4 44. Nxb5 axb3 45. Nc7 Kg8
46. Kf4 Kf7 47. h3 Nc6 48. Nxd5 Nxd4 49. Nxb4 Ne2+ 50. Kf3 Ng1+ 51. Kg2 Ne2 52.
Nd3 h5 53. Kf2 Nd4 54. Ke3 Nc2+ 55. Kd2 hxg4 56. hxg4 Ke7 57. Nc5 Na1 58. Kc3
Nc2 59. Ne4 Na1 60. Ng3 Kd6 61. Nf1 Ke5 62. Ne3 Kf4 63. Kd2 Nc2 64. Nxc2 bxc2
65. b4 Ke5 66. Kxc2 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "1"]
[White "Sullivan McConnell"]
[Black "Spencer Shook"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B23"]
[WhiteElo "1891"]
[BlackElo "1870"]
[PlyCount "62"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. f4 Nc6 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. O-O Bg7 7. d3 Nf6 8. e5
dxe5 9. fxe5 Ng4 10. Bf4 Ncxe5 11. Nxe5 Nxe5 12. Bxe5 Bxe5 13. Qf3 O-O 14. Bxd7
Qxd7 15. Rab1 Rad8 16. Kh1 Qc7 17. Rfe1 a6 18. Nd5 Qd6 19. Ne3 b5 20. Ng4 Bg7
21. a3 f5 22. Ne3 e5 23. Rbd1 Rd7 24. Re2 e4 25. Qf1 Rfd8 26. dxe4 Qe5 27. Rxd7
Rxd7 28. exf5 Re7 29. g4 Qe4+ 30. Qg2 Bd4 31. f6 Qxg2+ 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Aidan Marco"]
[Black "Sullivan McConnell"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C97"]
[WhiteElo "1715"]
[BlackElo "1891"]
[PlyCount "84"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. Bb5 a6 4. Ba4 Nf6 5. O-O b5 6. Bb3 Be7 7. Re1 d6 8. c3
O-O 9. h3 Na5 10. Bc2 c5 11. d4 Qc7 12. d5 Bd7 13. Nbd2 Rfc8 14. Nf1 Nb7 15.
Ng3 a5 16. Nh2 c4 17. Ng4 Nc5 18. Nxf6+ Bxf6 19. Nh5 {Diagram [#]} Kf8 20. Qf3
Ke7 21. g4 Bh4 22. Nxg7 Rg8 23. Nf5+ Bxf5 24. exf5 h5 25. Kf1 hxg4 26. hxg4 f6
27. Ke2 Raf8 28. Rh1 Rh8 29. Be3 Kd8 30. Qh3 Nd3 $1 31. g5 Nf4+ 32. Bxf4 exf4
33. g6 Qc5 34. g7 Re8+ 35. Kd1 Qxd5+ 36. Kc1 Rh6 37. Rd1 Qc6 38. Qg4 Bg5 39. f3
Rh7 40. Be4 Qc5 41. Rd5 Qe3+ 42. Rd2 Rh2 {A wild game, showing the skills of
these talented youngsters.} 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2017.05.18"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Spencer Shook"]
[Black "Deanna Alter"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "D02"]
[WhiteElo "1870"]
[BlackElo "1691"]
[PlyCount "132"]

1. d4 d5 2. Bf4 Bf5 3. e3 e6 4. Nf3 Bd6 5. Bg3 Bg4 6. Nbd2 Nf6 7. Be2 c5 8.
dxc5 Bxc5 9. h3 Bh5 10. Ne5 Bxe2 11. Qxe2 Qa5 12. c3 Qa6 13. Nd3 Be7 14. O-O
O-O 15. e4 Rd8 16. Rfd1 Nc6 17. e5 Nd7 18. Nb3 Qc4 19. f4 Nc5 20. Nbxc5 Bxc5+
21. Bf2 Bxf2+ 22. Qxf2 d4 23. cxd4 Qxd4 24. b3 f6 25. Nc5 Qxf2+ 26. Kxf2 Rxd1
27. Rxd1 Rd8 28. Rxd8+ Nxd8 29. exf6 gxf6 30. Ke3 b6 31. Ne4 f5 32. Ng5 h6 33.
Nf3 Nc6 34. Nd4 Nxd4 35. Kxd4 Kf7 36. Ke5 h5 37. h4 Ke7 38. b4 b5 39. a3 a6 40.
g3 {Diagram [#]} Kf7 41. Kd6 Kf6 42. Kc6 e5 43. fxe5+ Kxe5 44. Kb6 Ke4 45. Kxa6
Kf3 46. Kxb5 Kxg3 47. a4 f4 48. a5 f3 49. a6 f2 50. a7 f1=Q+ 51. Kb6 Qf3 52. b5
Qa8 53. Ka6 Qc8+ 54. Ka5 Qb7 55. b6 Kxh4 56. Kb5 Kg4 57. Kc5 h4 58. Kc4 h3 59.
Kd4 h2 60. Kc5 h1=Q 61. a8=Q Qxa8 62. b7 Qaxb7 63. Kd6 Qbc6+ 64. Ke5 Qe1+ 65.
Kd4 Qd1+ 66. Ke3 Qcf3# 0-1

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "2"]
[White "Sam Dorchuck"]
[Black "Atharva Vispute"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B00"]
[WhiteElo "1672"]
[BlackElo "1880"]
[PlyCount "69"]

1. e4 Nc6 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nbd2 Bg4 5. c3 e5 6. Qb3 Rb8 7. Bc4 Qd7 8.
dxe5 dxe5 9. Bb5 Bd6 10. Ng5 O-O 11. f3 Bh5 12. Nc4 h6 13. Nh3 Bxf3 14. gxf3
Qxh3 15. Rf1 Qxh2 16. Be3 Qh3 17. O-O-O a6 18. Bxc6 bxc6 19. Qa4 Qe6 20. Qxc6
a5 21. Kb1 Rfd8 22. Nxa5 Ra8 23. Nc4 Rdb8 24. b3 Ne8 25. f4 exf4 26. Bxf4 Qc8
27. Bxd6 Nxd6 28. Nxd6 cxd6 29. Qxc8+ Rxc8 30. Rxd6 Rxc3 31. Rd7 Rg3 32. Rfxf7
Rg1+ 33. Kb2 Rg2+ 34. Kc3 Raxa2 35. e5 1/2-1/2

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Deanna Alter"]
[Black "Atharva Vispute"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D02"]
[WhiteElo "1691"]
[BlackElo "1880"]
[PlyCount "77"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bf4 g6 3. Nf3 Bg7 4. e3 O-O 5. c3 d5 6. Nbd2 c5 7. Ne5 Nh5 8. Bg3
cxd4 9. exd4 Nxg3 10. hxg3 f6 11. Ng4 e5 12. Bd3 e4 13. Bf1 Be6 14. Ne3 f5 15.
Qb3 Qd7 16. f3 Na6 17. g4 f4 18. Bb5 Qf7 {Diagram [#]} 19. Nxe4 $5 {(OK, YOU
figure it out.)} fxe3 20. Ng5 Qe7 21. Nxh7 Rf7 22. Bd3 Bh8 23. Bxg6 Rg7 24. Qc2
Rc8 25. g5 $1 Rxh7 26. Bxh7+ Kf8 27. Bf5 Kg8 28. Bxe6+ Qxe6 29. Qh7+ Kf8 30.
Qxh8+ Ke7 31. Qf6+ Qxf6 32. gxf6+ Kxf6 33. Ke2 Re8 34. Rh7 Re7 35. Rxe7 Kxe7
36. Kxe3 Nc7 37. Rh1 Kd6 38. Rh6+ Ne6 39. Rxe6+ 1-0

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "3"]
[White "Aidan Marco"]
[Black "Spencer Shook"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B23"]
[WhiteElo "1715"]
[BlackElo "1870"]
[PlyCount "83"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nc3 d6 3. f4 Nc6 4. Nf3 g6 5. Bb5 Bd7 6. O-O a6 7. Bxc6 Bxc6 8. d3
Bg7 9. e5 dxe5 10. fxe5 Bxe5 11. Be3 Qc7 12. Qe2 Bxf3 13. Qxf3 e6 14. Ne4 Bd4
15. Bxd4 cxd4 16. Qxf7+ Qxf7 17. Nd6+ Ke7 18. Nxf7 Nf6 19. Nxh8 Rxh8 20. h3 Nd5
21. Rae1 Rc8 22. Rf2 Ne3 23. c3 dxc3 24. bxc3 Nd5 25. c4 Nb4 26. Rd2 Rc7 27. a3
Nc6 28. d4 Na5 29. d5 Nxc4 30. Rxe6+ Kd8 31. Rf2 Rd7 32. Rfe2 Nxa3 33. d6 Rf7
34. Re7 Rxe7 35. Rxe7 b6 36. Rxh7 Nc4 37. Rg7 a5 38. Rxg6 a4 39. Rf6 a3 40. Rf1
b5 41. h4 Nxd6 42. h5 1/2-1/2

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Atharva Vispute"]
[Black "Sullivan McConnell"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "C25"]
[WhiteElo "1880"]
[BlackElo "1891"]
[PlyCount "116"]

1. e4 e5 2. Nc3 Nc6 3. g3 d6 4. Bg2 f5 5. d3 Nf6 6. Nge2 Be7 7. O-O O-O 8. Nd5
Be6 9. c4 Qd7 10. f4 Rac8 11. Bd2 fxe4 12. dxe4 Bh3 13. Nec3 Bxg2 14. Kxg2 exf4
15. Bxf4 Rcd8 16. Rc1 b6 17. Nb5 Ne8 18. Qd2 a6 19. Nd4 Nxd4 20. Qxd4 Bf6 21.
Nxf6+ Nxf6 22. Rfd1 Qc6 23. Kg1 Qxe4 24. Qxe4 Nxe4 25. Re1 Nc5 26. Rc3 Rde8 27.
Rxe8 Rxe8 28. Re3 Ne6 29. Re1 Kf7 30. Rf1 Ke7 31. Kg2 Kd7 32. Bc1 Re7 33. Rd1
Kc6 34. Rd5 Nc5 35. Kf2 Re4 36. b3 Re7 37. Be3 Ne4+ 38. Kf3 Nf6 39. Rd4 h5 40.
Bg5 Rf7 41. Bxf6 Rxf6+ 42. Rf4 Re6 43. Rf5 g6 44. Rg5 b5 45. h4 Kb6 46. g4
hxg4+ 47. Rxg4 bxc4 48. Rxc4 c5 49. Kg4 d5 50. Rc2 Kb5 51. Kg5 d4 52. Kh6 d3
53. Rd2 c4 54. bxc4+ Kxc4 55. Rg2 Kc3 56. Rg3 Kc2 57. Rxg6 Rxg6+ 58. Kxg6 d2
0-1

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Spencer Shook"]
[Black "Sam Dorchuck"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "A46"]
[WhiteElo "1870"]
[BlackElo "1672"]
[PlyCount "98"]

1. d4 Nf6 2. Bg5 d6 3. Nc3 Nbd7 4. Nf3 g6 5. e4 Bg7 6. Bc4 a6 7. a4 c5 8. e5
cxd4 9. exf6 exf6 10. Qxd4 O-O 11. Be3 Qc7 12. Nd5 Qa5+ 13. b4 Qd8 14. Qh4 g5
15. Nxg5 $2 fxg5 16. Bxg5 Qe8+ 17. Ne7+ Kh8 18. Bd3 f5 19. O-O-O Ne5 20. Rhe1
Bd7 21. f4 Ng6 22. Nxg6+ Qxg6 23. Re7 Bc6 24. g4 Bf6 {Diagram [#]} 25. Bxf5
Bxg5 26. Rxh7+ Kg8 27. Be6+ Qxe6 28. Rh8+ Kf7 29. Qh5+ Ke7 30. Qxg5+ Kd7 31.
Rh7+ Rf7 32. f5 Qe7 33. f6 Qe6 34. Rxf7+ Qxf7 35. Qf4 Qe6 36. f7 Rf8 37. c4 Be4
38. Rd4 Bc6 39. b5 axb5 40. axb5 Qe1+ 41. Kc2 Qe2+ 42. Rd2 Qe4+ 43. Qxe4 Bxe4+
44. Kc3 Rxf7 45. Kd4 Bf3 46. Rf2 Ke6 47. h3 b6 48. Ra2 Bb7 49. Re2+ Kd7 1/2-1/2

[Event "Scholastic Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Sullivan McConnell"]
[Black "Deanna Alter"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "B02"]
[WhiteElo "1891"]
[BlackElo "1691"]
[PlyCount "143"]

1. e4 d5 2. exd5 Nf6 3. Nc3 Nxd5 4. Bc4 c6 5. h3 Bf5 6. Qf3 e6 7. Bb3 Qf6 8.
Nge2 Nd7 9. d3 Bd6 10. Bd2 Ne5 11. Qh5 Bg6 12. Qg5 Qxg5 13. Bxg5 a5 14. Ne4
Bb4+ 15. Bd2 Bxd2+ 16. Nxd2 a4 17. Bxd5 exd5 18. g4 f5 19. f4 Nd7 20. O-O-O
O-O-O 21. Nd4 Rdf8 22. Rhf1 Nc5 23. b4 axb3 24. axb3 Kd7 25. Rf3 Ne6 26. Nxe6
Kxe6 27. Re1+ Kd7 28. Rfe3 Re8 29. Nf3 Rxe3 30. Rxe3 Re8 31. Ne5+ Kd6 32. Kd2
d4 33. Re1 Re7 34. c3 dxc3+ 35. Kxc3 c5 36. d4 Rc7 37. Nc4+ Kd7 38. d5 b5 39.
gxf5 Bxf5 40. d6 Rc6 $2 41. Ne5+ Kxd6 42. Nxc6 Kxc6 43. h4 g6 44. Re5 h5 45. b4
cxb4+ 46. Kxb4 Bd3 47. Kc3 Bc4 48. f5 Kd6 49. Kd4 gxf5 50. Rxf5 Be2 51. Re5 Bg4
52. Rxb5 Ke6 53. Ke4 Kf6 54. Rb6+ Be6 55. Kf4 Ke7 56. Ke5 Bg4 57. Rb7+ Ke8 58.
Rh7 Kf8 59. Kf6 Ke8 60. Rh8+ Kd7 61. Rf8 Kc7 62. Ke7 Kc6 63. Rd8 Kc5 64. Kf6
Kc6 65. Ke5 Kc7 66. Rd4 Kc8 67. Kf6 Kc7 68. Kg5 Kc6 69. Kf4 Kc7 70. Kg3 Kc6 71.
Rxg4 hxg4 72. h5 1-0

[Event "Scholastics Challengers"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "????.??.??"]
[Round "5"]
[White "Sam Dorchuck"]
[Black "Aidan Marco"]
[Result "1/2-1/2"]
[ECO "B10"]
[WhiteElo "1672"]
[BlackElo "1715"]
[PlyCount "49"]

1. e4 c6 2. d3 d5 3. Nd2 dxe4 4. dxe4 Nf6 5. g3 Bg4 6. f3 Bh5 7. Bg2 e6 8. Nh3
Bc5 9. Qe2 O-O 10. Nb3 Bb6 11. Bd2 Nbd7 12. O-O-O h6 13. Nf4 a5 14. e5 a4 15.
Na1 a3 16. exf6 axb2+ 17. Kxb2 Bd4+ 18. Bc3 Bxc3+ 19. Kxc3 Qa5+ 20. Kd3 Ne5+
21. Ke3 Qc5+ 22. Kd2 Qb4+ 23. Ke3 Qc5+ 24. Kd2 Qb4+ 25. Ke3 1/2-1/2


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