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Mini-Teams Championship, Dec 2, 2017

Click here to read the 2017 Mini-Teams Championship on Dec 2 at Interlake High School. This is a fun event in teams of 3, so grab some buddies and register!

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2018 HS State Individual

Hi Everyone, The 2018 HS State Individual Tournament announcement is up and ready to go: Flyer: nwchess.com/calendar/2018 HS State Individual.pdf Registration: nwchess.com/OnlineRegistration/roster.php?tournamentid=257 Register early before the price goes up after Jan 19th, 2018. Thanks, Josh Sinanan WCF President

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Upcoming Tournaments by WHSCA

Hello high school chess club advisors and coaches, Here are the three big State dates for 2017-2018: State Mini-Teams Championship returns to the greater Seattle area on December 2, 2017, at Interlake High School. Team events are fun events, so … Continue reading

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Vacation in May 2017

Please note, Kirk Winges is on vacation May 3 – 24, 2017. No chess tournaments will be rated during this time, and everyone’s NWSRS chess ratings will remain unchanged. Tournament Directors should continue sending tournament reports as usual. No events … Continue reading

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Individual Championship Jan 27-28

Dear Washington High School Chess Players, The Washington State High School Individual Championship is coming up January 27-28, 2017 at Lakeside School in Seattle. The tournament is open to all WA State high school students. Read more in this flyer … Continue reading

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Annual Rollover Complete

The annual rollover to the new 2016-17 chess season is complete, thanks to Kirk Winges and his band of merry men. Here are some new web pages of interest: Top Ten Students in WA – 2016-17 top ten students in … Continue reading

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Mini-Teams Dec 5th

The 2015 Washington State Mini-Teams Championship will be held on Saturday, December 5th, in Bellingham. Read the Mini-Teams announcement here!

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New Season 2015-16

We finished the annual rollover for the new 2015-16 school year chess season. The grade code for each student has advanced to the next grade level. And you can read about the highest-rated Washington Top Ten 2015-16 Students here. For … Continue reading

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2015 State Team Championship

February 27-28, 2015, Issaquah High School, the stage is set for what’s bound to be one of the greatest State Team Championships this state has ever seen. 32 teams of 5 enter the field, the most we’ve seen in quite … Continue reading

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2015 State Individual Championship

State Individual 2015 took place at Lakeside School in Seattle January 23-24. Over 90 players competed, with approximately 20 in the Championship, 20 in the Premier (U1600), and 50 in the Reserve (U1200). The Reserve section, a field filled with … Continue reading

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