Round 3 TCCL Results, No Club on Tuesday

There is no club meeting on Tuesday.  Have a good Thanksgiving!

TCCL Results

The Gold team split 2-2 and are in 2nd place out of 8.  The Silver team tied 2-2 and are also doing well in 3rd place.  The Bronze team lost 3-1 and are in 8th place out of 21 teams.

View the official spreadsheet for full TCCL results.

Last Monthly Rated of 2012 and schedule through the end of 2012

Monthly Rated (Saturday!)


We will be having 2 months off from our monthly USCF rated tournaments.  This is due to the holidays and some larger state tournaments coming up.  Right now we have a fairly large number of players committed to play or planning on playing.  Below is the list of players planning on playing as of now.  Please take a look at the schedule on the right sidebar.  We will be starting at 9:00 AM and playing 4 rounds.  I will try to have the tournament wrapped up by 6:15 PM.  If you can arrive between 8:00 and 8:45 that will help us get started right at 9:00.  Please send me an email if you are interested in playing but not on the list (  You can always sign up on site as well before 8:45.

Ralph Townsend (1856)

Kevin Gaustad (1805)

George Paulik (1755)

Roy Knuth (1700)

Mike Larson (1576)

Tim Schimke (1570)

Larry Jasperson (1566)

Maor Leker Locker (1525)

Paul Kinion (1457)

Richard Huang (1207)

Ben Schimke (1107)

Walker Larson (734)

Ivan (UNR)

Anthony (UNR)


Halloween Attack theme tournament!  This will be a lot of fun.  $5 for members and $7 for non-members.  Details on the right sidebar.

New photo of the club champions is also available on the club champions page.


Register early for USCF Monthly Rated on Saturday

Saturday, 10/27.
4 round Swiss pairings, G/60 with a 5 second increment.  Sections and prizes will be determined based on entrants.
(If a low turn out the tournament director will combined sections Accordingly.)
SITE: Mayo Clinic Harwick Cafeteria, SW corner of 3rd Ave. SW & 2nd St. SW, Rochester, MN. Free street parking or in the Republic Parking Ramp (11 Center Street W, located 5 blocks NE of the Harwick Building). Enter the Harwick building through the east entrance on 3rd Ave SW.
Round Start times:
REGISTRATION: 8-8:45 am.
Round 1, 9:00 am.
Round 2, 12:00 pm.
Round 3, 2:00 pm.
Round 4, 4:00 pm.
EF: $15.00 (Adult) & $10.00 (Youth)
($5.00 off if you are a Chess Club member)
PRIZES: Will be determined on the number of entries.


You can reserve your place in the Tournament by sending e-mails to Matt,, confirming your interest to play.
RCC and USCF rated.