BISHOPS CHESS CLUB NEWS: the electronic edition

picture of a bishop Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Vol. 10 No. 1
September 1999


Tom Green compiled the information for this issue of Bishops Chess Club News with the aid of ChessBase 7.0 and Microsoft Word. Special thanks to Nosh Minwalla and Greg Saiter for inputting games from Sections A and B, respectively.

TABLE OF CONTENTS


IDES OF MARCH MINI-SWISS
March 14, 1999
Tournament Director: Tom Green

Section A

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Ted Alfred

2043

W4

W3

D2

2.5

2

Steve Charles

1902

D7

W6

D1

2

3

Stanley Cook

1947

W8

L1

W6

2

4

Ben Snow

1700

L1

D5

W8

1.5

5

Matt Rosen

1621

L6

D4

BYE

1.5

6

Andy Nicol

1784

W5

L2

L3

1

7

Kyle Jones

1674

D2

D8

W/D

1

8

Robert Goldberger

1751

L3

D7

L4

0.5

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss W/D=Withdraws

alfred.jpg (45618 bytes)Forty-one chess players competed in this year's Ides of March Mini-Swiss chess tournament held in the Benes Room of Ohio Wesleyan’s Hamilton Williams Campus Center.

In Section A, Ted Alfred, Dublin, captured the first place prize of $50. Steve Charles, Galloway, and Stanley Cook , Wakeman, split the second place prize money of $25.

Ben Snow vs. Ted Alfred [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 0-0 5 e3 b6 6 Bd3 Bb7 7 0-0 d6 8 Re1 Nbd7 9 c3 e5 10 e4 Re8 11 d5 Nc5 12 Bb5 Rf8 13 b4 Ncd7 14 a4 h6 15 Bxf6 Nxf6 16 Bd3 Nh5 17 g3 Bc8 18 b5 Bg4 19 Kg2 Qd7 20 Nc4 Bh3+ 21 Kg1 f5 22 Nh4 Qf7 23 Bf1?! Bxf1 24 Rxf1 Bf6 [fxe4] 25 Ng2 f4 [fxe4] 26 Qf3 g5 27 g4 Ng7 28 a5 Qd7 29 Rfb1 Rfb8 30 a6 Kf7 31 Qe2 Rh8 32 Nd2 [Qf3] h5 33 gxh5 Rxh5 34 f3 Rah8 35 Nf1 Rh3 36 Kf2?! g4 37 Ne1 Bh4+ 38 Kg2 Bxe1 [gxf3+] 39 Qxe1 gxf3+ 40 Kh1 Nh5 0-1

Stanley Cook vs. Robert Goldberger [B02]
1 e4 Nf6 2 Nc3 d5 3 d3 e5 4 exd5 Nxd5 5 Qf3 Be6 6 Bd2 Nc6 7 Qg3 f6 8 Be2 Nd4 9 Bd1 Qd7 10 Nxd5 Bxd5 11 Ne2 Bc5 12 Nxd4 Bxd4 13 c3 Bb6 14 Bg4 Qf7 15 0-0 Rd8 16 c4 [Be3] Bxc4 17 dxc4 Rxd2 18 Rad1 Rd4 19 Bf3 c6 20 b4 0-0 21 b5 Rfd8 [Rxc4] 22 Rxd4 Bxd4 [Rxd4] 23 bxc6 bxc6 24 Bd1 Kh8 [Bc5] 25 Qb3 Qe7 26 Bc2 Qc5 [Qe6] 27 Qh3 e4 28 Bxe4 h6 29 Qe6 Qe5?! 30 Qxc6 Rb8 31 g3 f5 32 Bd3 Qc5 33 Qf3 f4? [Rb2] 34 Qe4 Kg8 35 Qxf4 Rf8 36 Qd2 Qb6 37 Qe2 Qc5 38 Be4 Kh8 39 Bd5 Qb6 40 Kg2 Qc5 41 Qc2 Rb8 42 Rb1 Rf8 43 f3 Qe7 44 Qe4 Qxe4 45 Bxe4 Rc8 46 Kf1 Kg8 47 Bd5+ Kf8 48 Rb7 Ke8 49 Ke2 g5 50 Kd3 Bg1 51 h3 Bh2 52 Rxa7 Bxg3 53 Ra8 1-0

Andy Nicol vs. Matt Rosen [A28]
1 c4 e5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 Nf3 Nc6 4 e3 d5 5 d4 e4?! [exd4] 6 cxd5 exf3? [Nb4] 7 dxc6 fxg2 8 Bxg2 b6 9 e4 Be6 10 Bf4 h6 11 0-0 Qc8? 12 Nb5! Bc4 13 Nxc7+ Kd8 14 Re1 Rb8 15 Rc1 Bxa2 16 Qa4 Nh5 17 Nd5 Bxd5 18 c7+! Ke7 19 exd5+ Kf6 20 Rc6+ 1-0

Ted Alfred vs. Stanley Cook [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 Nf6 4 Bc4 Qe7 5 0-0 d6 6 Ng5 Nd8 7 f4 exd4 8 e5 Ng4 9 e6 f5 10 Qxd4 c6 11 Nf7 Rg8 12 Nxd8 Kxd8 13 h3 Nf6 14 Bd3 g6 15 Nc3 Bg7 16 Qf2 Re8 17 Be3 b6 18 Rad1 Kc7 19 Rfe1 Bb7?! 20 a4 d5 21 a5 Qb4 22 a6? [Ra1] Bc8 23 Ne2 Ne4 24 Bxe4 dxe4 25 c3 Qc4 26 Qh4 h6 [Qxe6] 27 e7 [Bd4] c5 [Qf7] 28 b4 Bxa6 [cxb4] 29 bxc5 bxc5 30 Qf2 Kc6 31 Ra1 Bb5 32 Qg3 Qe6 33 c4 Bxc4 34 Rac1 [Ra5] Rxe7 35 Qf2 Rc7 36 Bxc5 Kd7 37 Red1+ Bd3 38 Bd4 Rxc1 39 Rxc1 [Nxc1] Bf8 40 Be5 Qb6 41 Bd4 Qa6 42 Nc3 Ke6 43 Qh4 Ba3?? [Kd7] 44 Qf6+ Kd7 45 Qf7+ Be7 46 Nd5 1-0

Steve Charles vs. Andy Nicol [E94]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 d6 3 Nc3 g6 4 e4 Bg7 5 Be2 Nbd7 6 Nf3 0-0 7 0-0 e5 8 d5 Nc5 9 Qc2 Ne8 10 b4 Na6 11 a3 f5 12 Ne1 f4 13 Nd3 Nf6 14 c5 Nb8 15 cxd6 cxd6 16 Bd2 g5 17 f3 h5 18 Rac1 g4 19 Nb5 Qb6+ 20 Nf2 Na6 21 Nc7 Nxc7 22 Qxc7 Qd4 23 Qc3 Qb6 24 Qc7 Qd4 25 Qc3 Qb6 26 Kh1 g3 27 Nd3 Ne8 28 hxg3 fxg3 29 Bg5 Bh6 30 Qd2 Bxg5? 31 Qxg5+ Ng7 32 Qxg3 Kf7 33 Rc2 [f4] h4 34 Qg5 Rh8 35 f4 [Rfc1] Kg8 36 Rfc1 1-0

Matt Rosen vs. Ben Snow [C29]
1 e4 e5 2 f4 Nf6 3 Nc3 Bb4 4 d3 d6 5 Nf3 Nc6 6 Be2 Nd4 7 fxe5 Nxf3+ 8 Bxf3 dxe5 9 0-0 Qd4+ 10 Kh1 Bxc3 11 bxc3 Qxc3 12 Bd2 Qd4 13 Bg5 Nd7 14 Qd2 f6 15 Be3 Qd6 16 Bh5+ g6 17 Bg4 0-0 18 Qf2 b6 19 Qh4 Nc5 20 Rf3 Bxg4 21 Qxg4 Qe6 22 Qh4 Nd7 23 Rh3 Rf7 24 g4 Kf8 25 Qg3 g5 26 Qg2 Ke7 27 c3 c5 28 Qe2 Qc6 29 Kg1 c4 30 Rd1 Rc8 31 Qd2 cxd3 32 Qxd3 Kf8 33 Bc1 Nc5 34 Ba3 Kg7 35 Bxc5 Qxc5+ 36 Kg2 Rfc7 37 Qf3 Qe7 38 Qf5 h6?? [why not 39 Rhd3!!] -

Robert Goldberger vs. Kyle Jones [A54]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 d6 3 Nc3 Nbd7 4 Nf3 c6 5 g3 e5 6 Qc2 Be7 7 Bg2 0-0 8 0-0 Qc7 9 Rd1 Re8 10 b3 Nb6 11 Bb2 Bg4 12 Rac1 Rac8 13 Ne4 exd4 14 Bxd4 Nxe4 15 Qxe4 Bh5 16 Qc2 Bg6 17 Qb2 Bf8 18 Nh4 Bh5 19 f3 Qe7 20 Nf5 Qxe2 21 Rd2 Qe6 22 Nxg7 Bxg7 23 Bxg7 Qe3+ 24 Kh1? [Rf2] Bxf3 25 Bxf3 Qxf3+ 26 Kg1 Re6 27 Rf2 Qg4 28 Bc3 Rce8 29 Rcf1 R8e7 30 Rf4 Qh5 31 Rf5 Qh3?! 32 Qg2?! [Bf6] Qxg2+ 33 Kxg2 Re2+ 34 Kh3 Rxa2 35 Rg5+ Kf8 36 Bg7+ Ke8 37 Bf6 Ree2 38 Rg8+ Kd7 39 Bd4 [Rd8+] Rxh2+ 40 Kg4 h5+ 41 Kg5 Ra5+ 42 Kh6 -

Steve Charles vs. Ted Alfred [E94]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 e4 d6 5 Be2 0-0 6 Nf3 e5 7 0-0 exd4 8 Nxd4 Re8 9 f3 Nc6 10 Be3 Nxd4 11 Bxd4 Nh5 12 f4 Nf6 13 Bf3 c6 14 Qd2 Be6 15 b3 Qa5 16 Rad1 Rad8 17 Bxf6 Bxf6 18 Nd5 Qc5+ 19 Ne3 a5 -

Stanley Cook vs. Andy Nicol [B33]
1 d4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 e4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e5 6 Ndb5 d6 7 Bg5 a6 8 Na3 b5 9 Nd5 Be7 10 Bxf6 gxf6 11 c4 b4 12 Nc2 a5 13 Qh5 Be6 14 Be2 Bxd5 15 exd5 Nb8 16 0-0 Nd7 17 Ne3 Nf8 18 Bg4 Ng6 19 g3 Qb6 20 b3 0-0 21 Nf5 Rfe8 22 Nh6+ Kg7 23 Bd7 Rf8? 24 Ng4 [Nf5+] Qa7 25 Bc6 Rac8 26 h4 Rh8 27 Qh6+ Kg8 28 h5 f5 29 Ne3 f4 30 gxf4 exf4?! 31 Nf5 Bf6 32 Rae1 Rf8?! 33 Re2 Bc3? 34 Rfe1 Nh4?? 35 Qg5+ [Qxf8+ Kxf8 36 Re8#] 35...Ng6 36 Ne7+ Qxe7 37 Rxe7 1-0

Ben Snow vs. Robert Goldberger [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Ne4 4 Bh4 Bg7 5 Nbd2 d5 6 e3 c5 7 c3 Bf5 8 Nxe4 dxe4 9 Nd2 cxd4 10 cxd4 Qd7 11 Bg3 Nc6 12 Bb5 Rc8 13 Rc1 Qd5 14 Qb3 [Rc5] Be6 15 Bc4 Qd7?! [Na5] 16 Bxe6 Qxe6 17 d5 Qd7 18 dxc6 1-0


Section B

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Sean Donato

1425

W7

W2

W3

3

2

Jose Antonio Mora

1601

W4

L1

W5

2

3

Tristan McCormick

1485

W6

W5

L1

2

4

Blair Koman

1490

L2

W7

W6

2

5

Paul Gardner

1326

W8

L3

L2

1

6

Brian Janow

1599

L3

W8

L4

1

7

David Raymond

1578

L1

L4

D8

0.5

8

Greg Saiter

1532

L5

L6

D7

0.5

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

donato.jpg (43241 bytes)In Section B, Sean Donato, a 7th grader at Dominion Middle School, won $50 for his undefeated performance. Jose Antonio Mora, Worthington, Blair Koman, Newark, and Tristan McCormick, Kettering, shared the second place prize money of $25.

Sean Donato vs. Dave Raymond [C02]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 e5 c5 4 c3 Qb6 5 Nf3 Nc6 6 Bd3 Bd7 7 dxc5 Bxc5 8 0-0 f6 9 b4 Be7 10 Re1 Rc8 11 Be3 Qc7 12 Bf4 fxe5? 13 Nxe5 Bd6 14 Qh5+ Ke7 15 Bg5+ Nf6 16 Bxf6+ gxf6 17 Qf7+ Kd8 18 Qxf6+ Ne7 19 Qxh8+ Be8 20 Nf7+ Kd7 21 Bb5+ Nc6 22 Qxh7 Bxh2+ 23 Kh1 Qf4 24 Ng5+ 1-0

Blair Koman vs. Jose Antonio Mora [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Bc4 Nf6 [Bb4+] 5 0-0 Be7 [Nxe4] 6 Re1 0-0 7 e5 Ne8 8 Nxd4 Nxd4 9 Qxd4 d6 10 Nc3 c6 11 Be3 dxe5 [d5] 12 Qxd8 Bxd8 13 Bc5 Bc7 14 Bxf8 Kxf8 15 Ne4 h6 16 Rad1 b6 17 h3 a5 18 Re3 f5 19 Rf3 Ke7 20 Ng3 g6 21 h4 b5 22 Bd3 Nd6 [e4] 23 Re3 Kf6?! [f4] 24 Ree1 c5 25 c3 e4 26 Bc2 Be6 27 b3 Nf7 28 Ne2 g5 29 hxg5+ hxg5 30 g4?! Ne5 31 Kg2 Nxg4 32 Ng3 Bxg3 33 fxg3 Rh8 34 Kg1? Rh3 35 Re2 Rxg3+ 36 Kf1 Ne3+ 37 Rxe3 Rxe3 38 c4 bxc4 0-1

Brian Janow vs. Tristan McCormick [C11]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 e5 Nfd7 5 Nf3 c5 6 Be3 Nc6 7 Be2 cxd4 8 Nxd4 Ndxe5 9 f4 Nc4 10 Bxc4 Nxd4 11 Qxd4 dxc4 12 Qxc4 Be7 13 0-0 0-0 14 Rad1 Qa5 15 Rfe1 a6 16 a3 Qf5 17 Ne4 e5 18 Ng3 Qf6 19 fxe5 Qxe5 20 Bb6 Qf6 21 Bd4 Qh4 22 Re4 Be6 23 Qe2 Qg5 24 h4? [Re5; Nh5] Qxg3 25 Rxe6 fxe6 26 Qxe6+ Rf7 27 Rf1 Raf8 28 Rf3 Qd6 29 Qc4 Qg6 30 Kh2 Kh8 0-1

Greg Saiter vs. Paul Gardner [D35]
1 c4 e6 2 Nc3 d5 3 cxd5 exd5 4 d4 Be7 5 Bf4 Nf6 6 e3 0-0 7 Bd3 b6 8 Rc1 c5 9 Nge2 Be6 10 0-0 Qd7 11 Re1 c4 12 Bc2 Nc6 13 a3 Bf5 14 Bxf5 Qxf5 15 Ng3 Qd7 16 Qf3 Rfe8 17 Nge2 a6 18 Bg3 Bd8 19 Bh4 Ne4 20 Bxd8 Raxd8 21 Nf4 Nxc3 22 bxc3 Qf5 23 Qe2 b5 24 Qc2 Qd7 25 f3 a5 26 e4 dxe4 27 fxe4 Qg4 28 Qf2 Qg5 29 Nh3 Qe7 30 Qf5 b4 31 cxb4 Rxd4 32 b5 [Ng5] Ne5 33 Qf2 Red8 34 Nf4 Qxa3 35 Ra1 Qd6 36 Rxa5? Qb6?! 37 Nd5?? Qxa5 0-1

Jose Antonio Mora vs. Sean Donato [B01]
1 e4 d5 2 exd5 Nf6 3 d4 Bg4 4 Nf3 Qxd5 5 Be2 Nc6 6 Be3 0-0-0 7 c4 Qh5 8 h3 Bxf3 9 Bxf3 Qa5+ 10 Nc3 e5 11 Bxc6 bxc6 12 Bd2? exd4 13 Nd5 Qc5 14 Nxf6 gxf6 15 0-0 Qxc4 16 Qg4+ Qe6 17 Qf3 Rd5 18 Rfe1 Re5 19 Rac1 Kd7 20 Qf4 c5 21 a3 Bd6 22 Qf3 Re8 23 g3 Rb8 24 Qd1? Rxe1+ 25 Bxe1 Qxh3 [Rxb2] 26 Qa4+ Ke7 27 Rc2 Qe6 28 Bd2 d3 29 Rc1 Rxb2 30 Re1 Be5 31 Bc3 Re2 32 Qa5 Rxe1+ 0-1

Tristan McCormick vs. Paul Gardener [D59]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nc3 Be7 4 Nf3 Nf6 5 Bg5 h6 6 Bh4 0-0 7 e3 b6 8 cxd5 Nxd5 9 Bxe7 Qxe7 10 Nxd5 exd5 11 a3 Be6 12 Bd3 c5 13 0-0 c4 14 Be2 b5 15 Rc1 Nd7 16 Qd2 a5 17 Bd1 b4 18 axb4 axb4 19 Bc2 Ra2 20 Bb1 Ra6 21 Qc2 Nf6 22 Rfe1 Ne4 23 Ne5 g6 24 f3 b3 25 Qd1 Nd6 26 Bxg6 f6 27 Ng4 Bxg4 28 fxg4 Qg7 29 Bb1 f5 30 Qf3 Ra5 31 gxf5 Qg5 32 Rf1 Ra7? 33 Qxd5+ Nf7 34 Qf3 Kg7 35 Rxc4 Nd6 36 Rc5 1-0

Dave Raymond vs. Blair Koman [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Bc4 Nf6 3 d4 exd4 4 Nf3 Bc5 5 0-0 Nc6 6 Bg5 d6 7 Re1 Ne5 8 Nbd2 Bg4 9 Be2 Qd7 10 Bxf6 gxf6? [Bxf3] 11 Nxd4? [Nxe5!] Bxd4 12 c3 Bb6 13 Bxg4 Nxg4 14 Re2 Rg8 15 a4 a6 16 Kf1?? Nxh2+ 0-1

Greg Saiter vs. Brian Janow [A24]
1 c4 e5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 Nf3 d6 4 g3 g6 5 Bg2 Bg7 6 0-0 0-0 7 d3 Nh5 8 e4 f5 9 exf5 gxf5 [Bxf5] 10 Nh4 Nf6 11 Bg5 h6 12 Bxf6 Bxf6 [Qxf6] 13 Nd5? Rf7? [Bxh4] 14 Rb1? [Nxf6+] c6? [Bxh4] 15 Nc3? a5? [Bxh4] 16 f4 Nd7? [Bxh4] 17 Ng6 [Nxf5] Kh7 18 Nh4 exf4 19 Rxf4 Ne5 20 Nf3 [Qh5] Ng6 21 Ne2 Nxf4 [Re7] 22 Nxf4 Rb8 23 d4 b5 24 cxb5 cxb5 25 d5 Qb6+ 26 Kh1 Bd7 27 Qd3 Re8 28 b3 Qf2 29 Rf1 Qxa2 30 Rf2?? Qa1+? 31 Bf1 Qc3 32 Qxc3 Bxc3 33 Rc2 Rc8 34 Re2 a4 35 bxa4 bxa4 36 Bh3 Re8 37 Ne6 a3 38 Nh4 Bb2 39 Nxf5 Be5 40 Ne3 Ra8 41 Ra2 Bb2 42 Nc4 Rf2 43 Nxd6 Bxe6 44 Bxe6 Rf1+ 45 Kg2 Ra1 46 Rxa1 Bxa1 47 Nc4 Bf6 48 Nb6? a2 49 Nxa8 a1Q 50 Nb6 Qb2+ 0-1

Sean Donato vs. Tristan McCormick [C02]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 e5 c5 4 c3 Nc6 5 Nf3 Qb6 6 Bd3 Bd7 7 dxc5 Bxc5 8 0-0 Qc7 9 b4 Bb6 10 Re1 Nge7 11 Bf4 Ng6 12 Bg3 0-0 13 Qc2 Rac8 14 a3 a6 15 h4 Ba7 16 h5 Nge7 17 Bxh7+ Kh8 18 Nbd2?! Nf5 [f5] 19 Bxf5 exf5 20 e6 f4? 21 exd7?! [Ng5] fxg3 22 d8Q?? [Ng5] gxf2+ 23 Kf1 fxe1Q+ 24 Rxe1 Rfxd8 25 Ng5 Qf4+ 26 Ndf3 f5 27 Re6 Kg8 [Nd4; Qc4+] 28 h6 gxh6?? [Nd4] 29 Rg6+ Kf8?? [Kh8] 30 Ne6+ 1-0

Paul Gardner vs. Jose Antonio Mora [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bf4 d6 4 Nbd2 Bg7 5 e4 Bg4 6 c3 0-0 7 Qb3 Nbd7 8 Be2 Bxf3 9 Bxf3 e5 10 Be3 b6 11 0-0 Qc8 12 Nc4 Re8 13 Rfe1 d5 14 exd5 e4 15 Bd1 Nxd5 16 Nd6 cxd6 17 Qxd5 Qc7 18 Bf4 Rac8 19 Bg4? [Qxd6] Nf6 20 Qg5 h6 21 Qh4 g5 22 Qh3 [Bxg5] Nxg4 23 Bxd6 Qxd6 24 Qxg4 Qd5 25 Qe2 b5 26 a3 f5 27 Qc2 Qxd4! 28 Qb3+ Qc4 29 Qc2 a5 30 Rad1 Rcd8 31 Re2 Bf6 32 Red2 Rd3 33 f3 Red8 34 fxe4 fxe4 35 Rxd3 Rxd3 36 Re1 Be7 0-1

Brian Janow vs. Blair Koman [A29]
1 c4 e5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 Nf3 Nc6 4 g3 Bc5 5 Bg2 d6 6 0-0 Be6 7 b3 Qd7 8 Bb2 h5 9 Ng5 h4 10 Nxe6 Qxe6 11 Na4 [Nd5] hxg3 12 hxg3 Ne4 13 Nxc5 Nxc5 14 e3? [Re1] Qh6 15 Re1 Nd3 16 Re2 Nxb2 17 Qc2 f5 18 Qxb2 e4 19 f4 Nb4 20 Qd4? Nc2 21 Qc3 Nxa1 22 Qxa1 Qh2+ 23 Kf2 0-0-0 24 Re1 Qh5 25 Qd4 Kb8 26 d3 exd3 27 Qd5 c6 28 Qxd3 Qg4 29 Rh1 Rxh1 30 Bxh1 Qg6 31 e4 fxe4 32 Bxe4 Qf6 33 Qd2 Rh8 34 Kf3 g5 35 f5 Rh7 36 Kg4 (scoresheets unclear) 0-1

Dave Raymond vs. Greg Saiter [B03]
1 e4 Nf6 2 e5 Nd5 3 d4 d6 4 Bc4 Nb6 5 Bb5+ c6 6 Bd3 g6 7 exd6 Qxd6 8 c3 Bg7 9 Nf3 Bg4 10 0-0 0-0 11 h3 Bxf3 12 Qxf3 N8d7 13 Re1 Nf6 14 Bf4 Qd7 15 Nd2 Rfe8 16 Re2 Rad8 17 Rae1 Nbd5 18 Bh2 e6 19 Nc4 Bf8 20 Ne5 Qe7 21 Bg3 Nh5 22 Bh2 Qf6 23 Qxf6 Nhxf6 24 Bg3 Nd7 25 Nf3 c5 26 Bb5 a6 27 Bc4 N7b6 28 Bb3 cxd4 29 Nxd4 Bd6 30 Bh4 Be7 31 Bg3 Bd6 32 Bxd6 Rxd6 33 Rd1 Rc8 34 Red2 Nc4 35 Bxc4 Rxc4 36 Nc2 Rb6 37 Na3 Rc7 38 c4 Nf6 39 b3 Rbc6 40 Nc2 b5 41 Nd4 Rc5 42 cxb5 axb5 43 f3 b4 44 Kf2 Nd5 45 Ne2 Rc2 46 Ke1 Ne3 47 Rd8+ Kg7 48 R1d2 Rxd2 49 Kxd2 Nd5 [Nxg2] 50 Rb8 Ra7 51 Nc1 Ra6 52 g3 Rb6 53 Rxb6 Nxb6 54 Kd3 Kf6 55 Kd4 Nd5 56 Nd3 h5 57 Kc5 g5 58 Nxb4 Nxb4 59 Kxb4 g4 60 hxg4 hxg4 61 f4 e5 62 fxe5+ Kxe5 63 a4 Ke4 64 a5 Kf3 65 a6 Kxg3 66 a7 f5 67 a8Q f4 68 Qh1 [Kc4] f3 69 Qg1+ Kf4 70 Qd4+ Kg3 71 Qe3 Kg2 72 Qf4 g3 -


Section C

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Russell Bailey

1271

W2

W4

W3

3

2

Joe Sutfin

1322

L1

W5

W7

2

3

Doug Monroe

1288

W8

W6

L1

2

4

George Wilson

1321

D5

L1

W6

1.5

5

Dennis Woodland

1241

D4

L2

W8

1.5

6

Bruce Goodwin

1286

W7

L3

L4

1

7

Rodney Lash

Unrated

L6

W8

L2

1

8

Michael Torres

1220

L3

L7

L5

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

In Section C, Russell Bailey, Zanesville, won $50 for his perfect score. Joe Sutfin, Delaware, and Doug Monroe, Columbus, split the second prize money of $25.

Russell Bailey vs. Joe Sutfin [D00]
1 d4 d5 2 Nc3 Nf6 3 e4!? dxe4 4 f3 exf3 5 Nxf3 e6 6 Bd3 Be7 7 0-0 0-0 8 Be3 Nbd7 9 Qe1 Nd5 10 Nxd5 exd5 11 Qg3 Nf6 12 Bh6 [Rae1] Nh5 13 Qe5 Nf6 [Bf6] 14 Qg5 g6? [Ne8] 15 Bxf8 Qxf8 16 Qg3 Bd6 17 Ne5 Qg7 [Ng4] 18 Qg5 Be7 19 Rf3 h6 20 Qe3 Be6?! [Ng4] 21 Raf1 Rf8? 22 Rg3 [Nxg6!] Nh5? [g5] 23 Nxg6! Nxg3 24 Nxe7+ Kh8 25 hxg3 Re8 26 Nf5 Qg5 27 Qxg5 hxg5 28 Ne3 c6 29 Bf5 Kg7 30 Bxe6 Rxe6 31 Re1 Kg6 32 g4 c5 33 c3 cxd4 34 cxd4 Re4 35 Kf2 Rxd4 36 Rd1 Rf4+ [Rxd1] 37 Kg3 d4 38 Nd5 [Nf5] Re4 39 Rd2 f5 40 gxf5+ Kxf5 41 b3 Ke5 42 Nb4 Re3+ [Kf5] 43 Kf2 [Kg4] Ke4 44 Re2? Rxe2+ [a5] 45 Kxe2 a5 46 Nd3 b5 47 g3 Kd5 48 Kf3 a4 49 Ke2 Ke4 50 bxa4 bxa4 51 Nc5+ Kf5 52 Nxa4 Kg4 53 Kf2 Kf5 (scoresheet unclear) 1-0

Michael Torres vs. Doug Monroe [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Bc4!? Bb4+ 5 c3 dxc3 6 0-0 Qf6 7 Bg5 Qg6 8 bxc3 Bc5 9 Qd2 d6 10 h3? h6 11 Bh4 Bxh3! 12 Bg3?? Qxg3! 13 Ne1 Nf6 14 Kh1 Bxg2+ 15 Nxg2 Qh3+ 16 Kg1 Ng4 17 Qf4 Nce5 18 Bb3 Nf3+ 0-1

George Wilson vs. Dennis Woodland [C89]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 a6 4 Ba4 b5 5 Bb3 Nf6 6 0-0 Be7 7 Re1 0-0 8 c3 d5?! 9 exd5 e4 10 dxc6 exf3 11 Qxf3 Bg4 12 Qe3 Re8 13 d4 Bh5 14 f3 Bg6 15 Qf2 Kf8 16 Bg5 Qd6 17 Bxf6 Qxf6 18 Nd2 Qxc6 19 Ne4 Rad8 20 a4 b4 21 a5 Qa8 22 Ba4 c6 23 Rec1 bxc3 24 Rxc3 Rc8 25 Rac1 Qa7 26 Bxc6 Red8 27 d5 Qxf2+ 28 Kxf2 f5 29 Nc5 Bf7 30 Rd3?! [Nb7] Bxd5 [Rxc6] 31 Nd7+ [Nb7] Kg8?? [Rxd7] 32 Rxd5 g6 33 Rdd1 Kg7 34 Re1 Bb4 35 Red1 Bxa5 36 Ne5 Rxd1 37 Rxd1 Kf6 38 Nc4 Rxc6 39 Nxa5 Rc2+ 40 Kg3 Ke6 41 b4 Rb2 42 Rd4 g5 43 Kh3 h5 44 g4 fxg4+ 45 fxg4 h4 46 Nc6 Ra2 [Rb3+] 47 Rd8 Ra3+ 48 Kg2 Rc3 [h3+] 49 Nd4+ Ke7 50 Ra8 Rc4 51 Nf3 Rxb4 52 Rxa6 Rb2+ 53 Kf1 Rb1+ 54 Ne1 Rb2 55 Rg6 Rxh2 56 Rxg5 Kf6 57 Rh5 h3 58 Kg1?! [Nf3] Re2 59 Nf3 Rg2+ 60 Kh1 Rxg4 61 Rxh3 Ra4 62 Kg2 Rb4 63 Rh5 Rg4+ 64 Kf2 Rb4 65 Ke3 Kg6 66 Rc5 Ra4 67 Nd2 Kf6 (scoresheet unclear) -

Bruce Goodwin vs. Rodney Lash [D02]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 Bf5 3 Bg5 h6 4 Bh4 Nc6 5 e3 Bg4 6 Nbd2 Nf6 7 c4 e6 8 Rc1 Bb4 9 Be2 g5 10 Bg3 Ne4 11 Rc2 dxc4 12 0-0 Bxf3 13 Nxf3 c3 14 a3 Ba5 15 b4 Bb6 16 Bd3 f5 17 Bxe4 fxe4 18 Ne5 Nxe5 19 Bxe5 Rh7 20 Qh5+ Ke7 21 Qg6 Qg8 22 Qxe4 c6 23 Rxc3 g4 24 f3 [b5] Rf8 25 Qxg4 Qxg4 26 fxg4 Rxf1+ 27 Kxf1 Rf7+ 28 Ke2 a5 29 Rb3 a4 30 Rb1 Ba7 31 Rf1 Rh7 32 Rf6 h5 [Bb8] 33 Rg6 hxg4 34 Rg7+ [Rxg4] Rxg7 35 Bxg7 Kf7 36 Be5 Kg6 37 Kf2 Kf5 38 Kg3 Ke4 [Bb6] 39 Bf4 Kf5 40 Kh4? Bb6 [Bxd4!] 41 Kg3 Bd8 42 h3 gxh3 43 Kxh3 Be7 44 g4+ Kg6 45 Kg3 b6 [Bxb4] 46 Kf3 c5 47 dxc5 bxc5 48 b5 Bd8 49 Bd6 c4 50 Bb4 Kg5 51 e4 Bb6 52 Be7+ Kg6 53 Ke2 c3 54 Kd3 Kf7 55 Bb4 Kf6 56 Bxc3+ Kg5 57 Bd4 Bc7 58 b6 Bb8 59 b7 [e5] Kxg4 60 Kc3 Kf4 61 Kc4 [Kd3] Kxe4 62 Bb2 Ba7 63 Kb4 Kd5 64 Kb5 Bb8 65 Bc3 Bc7 [Kd6] 66 Kxa4?! Kc6! 67 Kb4 Kxb7 68 Kb5 Bb6 69 a4 Ba7 70 Kc4 Kc6 71 Kd3 Kd5 72 a5 Kc6 73 Ke4 Kb7 74 Kf4 Ka6 75 Kg5 Bb8 76 Kf6 Be5+? [e5] 77 Kxe5 Kb5 78 Kxe6 Ka6 79 Kd7 Kb5?? [Ka7] 80 Kc7 Ka6 81 Bd2?? [Kb8] Ka7 82 Bc3 Ka6?? [Ka8] 83 Kb8 Kb5 84 Kb7 1-0

George Wilson vs. Russell Bailey [B07]
1 e4 d6 2 d4 Nf6 3 Nc3 c6 4 Nf3 Bg4 5 Be2 e6 6 h3 Bh5 7 0-0 d5 8 e5 Nfd7 9 Be3 a6 10 Na4 Qc7 11 b3 c5 12 c4 cxd4 13 Qxd4?! [Bxd4] Nc6 14 Qf4 dxc4 15 Ng5 Bg6 16 Rfd1 Qxe5 [cxb3] 17 Qxc4 Be7 18 Bf4 Qf6 19 Rac1 Nde5 20 Bxe5 Nxe5 21 Qc8+? [Ne4] Rxc8 22 Rxc8+ Bd8 23 Rdxd8+ Qxd8 24 Rxd8+ Kxd8 25 Nb6 h6 26 Nf3 Nxf3+ 27 Bxf3 Kc7 28 Nc4 Bb1 29 a3 Rd8 30 Be2 Bd3 31 Kf1 Bxe2+ 32 Kxe2 Rd5 33 a4 b5 34 axb5 axb5 35 Nd2 Kc6 36 f4 Kc5 37 Ke3 Kb4 38 g4 Rxd2! 39 Kxd2 Kxb3 40 Kd3 b4 41 h4 Ka2 0-1

Dennis Woodland vs. Joe Sutfin [C41]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 d6 3 Bc4 Be7 4 d4 exd4 5 Nxd4 Nf6 6 Nc3 0-0 7 0-0 c5 8 Nf5 Bxf5 9 exf5 Nc6 10 Re1 Ne5 11 Bb3 a6 12 Be3?! c4 13 Ba4 [f4] b5 14 Bxb5 axb5 15 Nxb5 Qd7 16 a4 Qxf5 17 Nxd6 Qg6 [Bxd6] 18 Nb5 Nfg4 19 Bf4 Bc5 20 Be3?! [Rxe5] Nxe3 [Rfd8] 21 fxe3 Ng4 22 Nd4 Rfe8 23 Qf3 Nxe3 24 c3 Nf5 25 Rxe8+ Rxe8 26 Qc6?? Qxc6 0-1

Doug Monroe vs. Bruce Goodwin [B07]
1 e4 d6 2 Bc4 Nf6 3 d3 g6 4 Nf3 Bg7 5 Bg5 0-0 6 Nbd2 Bg4 7 h3 Bxf3 8 Qxf3 c5 9 h4 Nc6 10 h5 Nd4 11 Qd1 b5 [Nxh5] 12 Bxf6 Bxf6 13 Bd5 Rb8 14 hxg6 hxg6 15 c3 e6 16 Bb3 Nxb3 17 axb3 Ra8 18 Qg4 Kg7 19 0-0-0 Rh8 20 f4 Rh4 21 Rxh4 Bxh4 22 Rh1 Bf6 23 f5 exf5 24 exf5 Qd7 25 Ne4 Qe7? [Qxf5] 26 fxg6 fxg6 27 Nxf6 [Qh3] Qxf6 28 Qd7+ Qf7?? [Kf8] 29 Rh7+! 1-0

Michael Torres vs. Rodney Lash [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 d3 Bc5 5 Bb5?! Nd4 6 Be3 Nxf3+ 7 Qxf3 Bxe3 8 Qxe3 c6 9 Bc4 d6 10 Nd2 0-0 11 Nf3 Ng4 12 Qe2 Qb6 13 b3? Qb4+ 14 Nd2 Qc3 15 0-0 Qd4 [b5] 16 h3 Nf6 17 Nf3 Qc5 18 Rad1 b5 19 b4 Qxb4 20 Bb3 Be6 21 d4 Rad8 22 dxe5 dxe5 23 Rxd8 Rxd8 24 Rd1 Re8 25 Nxe5? Nxe4 [Bxb3] 26 Nxc6 Nc3? [Qf8] 27 Qd3 [Qe5!] Qc5 28 Re1? [Qd6] Qxc6 29 f4 Nxa2 30 Bxa2 Bxa2 31 Ra1 Qb6+ 32 Kh2 Bc4 33 Qd7 Rd8 [Qe3] 34 Qe7 a6 [Qd4] 35 Rd1 Qb8?? [Rc8] 36 Rxd8+ 1-0

Russell Bailey vs. Doug Monroe [B15]
1 d4 d5 2 Nc3 c6 3 e4 dxe4 4 Be3 Nf6 5 f3 exf3 6 Nxf3 Bg4 7 h3 Bh5 8 g4 Bg6 9 Ne5 e6 10 Nxg6 fxg6 [hxg6] 11 Bd3 Bb4 12 0-0 Nbd7 13 Qf3 0-0 14 Rf2 e5 15 Raf1 exd4 16 Bxd4 c5?! 17 Bxf6 Rxf6 18 Qxb7 Rxf2 19 Rxf2 Bxc3 20 Qb3+ Kh8 21 Qxc3 Qc7 22 Be4 Rf8 23 Rxf8+ Nxf8 24 Kg2 Ne6 25 Qg3 Qxg3+ 26 Kxg3 g5 27 Bd5 Nd4 28 c3 Ne2+ 29 Kf3 Nf4 30 Bc4 Nxh3 31 b4 cxb4 32 cxb4 g6 33 a4 Kg7 34 a5 Kf8 35 b5 Ke7 36 b6 axb6 37 a6 h5 38 a7 h4 39 a8Q Nf4 40 Qb7+ Kd6 41 Qxb6+ Ke5 42 Qc5+ Kf6 43 Qd4+ [Qd6+ Ne6 44 Qxe6+ Kg7 45 Qf7+ Kh6 46 Bd3] 43…Ke7 44 Qe5+ Kd7 45 Qxg5 Ne6 46 Bxe6+ Kxe6 47 Qxh4 1-0

Joe Sutfin vs. Rodney Lash [D30]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nf3 Be7 4 e3 Nf6 5 Nc3 c6 6 Bd3 Bb4 7 Bd2 0-0 8 0-0 c5 9 a3 Bxc3 10 Bxc3 Ne4 11 Qc2 Nxc3 12 Bxh7+ Kh8 13 bxc3 g6 14 Bxg6 fxg6 15 Qxg6 Rf6 16 Qh5+ Kg7 17 Qg5+ Kf8 18 Ne5 Rf5?? [Nc6] 19 Qxd8+ 1-0

Bruce Goodwin vs. George Wilson [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 0-0 5 e3 d5 6 Be2 Nc6 7 c3 Re8 8 0-0 e5 9 dxe5 Nxe5 10 Nxe5 Rxe5 11 Nf3 Re8 12 Re1 c6 13 Qc2 Qc7 14 Rad1 Ne4 15 Bf4 Qa5 16 a3 Bf5 17 Qb3 Nc5 18 Qa2 Qa4 19 Rd2 Bc2 20 Bd1 Bxd1 21 Rdxd1 Ne4 22 Rc1 Rad8 23 Nd4 g5 24 Bg3 Nxg3 25 hxg3 c5 26 Nf5 d4?! 27 Nxg7 Kxg7 28 exd4 cxd4 29 cxd4 Qxd4 30 Rxe8 Rxe8 31 Rc7? [b3] Re1+ 32 Kh2 Qf6 33 f3 Qh6# 0-1>

Michael Torres vs. Dennis Woodland [C45]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nxc6 bxc6 6 e5 Qe7 7 Qe2 Nd5 8 c4 Nb6 9 b3 d6 10 exd6 cxd6 11 Bb2 Nd7 12 Qxe7+ Kxe7 13 Be2 c5 14 0-0 f6 15 Nd2 Bb7 16 Rfe1 Kf7 17 Bh5+ g6 18 Bf3 Bxf3 19 Nxf3 Be7 20 Nd2 a5 21 Rad1 Rhb8 22 Ne4 Rb6 [Ra6] 23 Nc3 Rd8? 24 Nd5 Re8 25 Nxb6 Nxb6 26 Kf1 a4 27 g3 Rb8 28 Re3?! Nxc4 29 bxc4 Rxb2 30 Re2 Rb7 31 Kg2 f5 32 f4 Rb4 33 Rc2 Ke8 34 a3 Rb3 35 Rdd2 Kd7 36 Ra2 Bf6 37 Rdc2 Bd4 38 Kh3 Kc6 39 Kg2 d5 40 cxd5+ Kxd5 41 Re2 Be3 [c4] 42 Kf3 Bc1+ 43 Kf2 c4?! [Bxa3] 44 Re5+ Kd4 45 Ra5 Rxa3 [Kd3] 46 Rxa3 Bxa3 47 Rxa4 Bc1 48 Ke2 Be3 49 Kd1 [Ra7] Kd3 50 Ra7?? [Ra8] Bxa7 0-1


Section D

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Tim Prohl

1109

W8

W5

W2

3

2

Alex Novac

Unrated

W7

W6

L1

2

3

Anthony Flick

1145

L5

W7

W6

2

4

Dan Jessberger

1146

L6

W8

W5

2

5

Bob Jessberger

Unrated

W3

L1

L4

1

6

Tom Wolber

1073

W4

L2

L3

1

7

Howard Silver

1126

L2

L3

BYE

1

8

Matt Smith

Unrated

L1

L4

W/D

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss W/D=Withdraws

prohl.jpg (45267 bytes)In Section D, Tim Prohl, who lives in Hilliard and works in Delaware, captured clear first place with a perfect 3-0 record. Alex Novac, a first year Ohio Wesleyan student from Romania, Tony Flick, Delaware, and Dan Jessberger, an 8th grader at Bexley Middle School, shared the $25 2nd place prize money.

Tim Prohl vs. Matthew Smith [C57]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 Ng5 d5 5 exd5 Nxd5 6 Nxf7?! Kxf7 7 Qf3+ Ke8 [Ke6] 8 Bxd5 Nd4?? 9 Qf7# 1-0

Alex Novac vs. Howard Silver [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 d3 h6 5 Nc3 Nf6 6 0-0 0-0 7 Na4 Be7 8 Be3 d5 9 exd5 Nxd5 10 Qe2 a6 11 Nc3 Nxc3 12 bxc3 b5 13 Bb3 Bg4 14 Bd2 Qd6 15 Qe4 Qg6?? 16 Qxg6 Be6 17 Bxe6 fxe6 18 Qxe6+ Rf7 19 Qxc6 Raf8 20 Nxe5 Rf6 21 Qd5+ Kh8 22 Qe4 Re6 23 Ng6+ Rxg6 24 Qxg6 1-0

Tom Wolber vs. Dan Jessberger [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 d6?! 4 Bb5 Bg4?! 5 d5 a6 6 Bxc6+?! [dxc6] bxc6 7 dxc6 Nf6?! 8 Bg5 Be7 9 Nc3 0-0 10 Qe2 Qe8 11 Rd1?! Qxc6 12 Bxf6 Bxf6 13 Nd5 Bd8 14 b3 Qc5 15 0-0 Bxf3 16 Qxf3 Qxc2 17 a4 Qc5 18 Rc1 Qa7 19 Rc3 c5 20 Rfc1 Ba5 21 Rd3 Rab8 22 Qg4 Bd8 23 Rg3 f6?! [f5] 24 Qe6+ Rf7 25 Qxd6 Be7 26 Qe6 Re8? 27 Nxf6+! Bxf6 28 Qxe8+ Rf8 29 Qe6+ Kh8 30 Rh3 Bg5 31 Qd6 Kg8 32 Rxc5 Be7 33 Qe6+ [Qd5+] Kh8 34 Rc2? [Qg6] Bf6? [Qd4!] 35 Qf5 [Rc8] g6 36 Qg4 [Qxg6] Bg7 37 Qxg6 Bf6 38 Rd2 Be7 39 Qxh7# 1-0

Tony Flick vs. Bob Jessberger [D20]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 dxc4 3 Nc3 b6 4 Nf3 e6 5 Bf4 Bb4? 6 Qc2 [Qa4+!] Qd7 7 e3 Ba6 8 Ne5 Qe7 9 Qa4+ b5 10 Qc2 f6 11 Nf3 [Qe4] Nc6 12 Be2 g5 13 Bg3 Nh6 14 0-0 Bd6 [Nf5] 15 e4? [Qe4] Bxg3 16 fxg3 Ng4?! [g4] 17 Qd2 0-0-0 18 Nxg5?! Nxd4?! [Nxh2] 19 Bxg4 Nf3+? [fxg5] 20 Nxf3 Rxd2 21 Nxd2 Rg8 22 Nd5? [Bh3] Qc5+ 23 Kh1 Rxg4 24 Nxf6 Rg7 25 Nf3 c3 26 Rac1 c2 27 Rfe1 e5 28 Nd5 Bb7 29 Nc3 b4 30 Na4 Qc4 31 b3 Qd3 32 Nc5 Qc3 33 Nxb7 [Na4] Kxb7 [Rd7] 34 Re2 Rd7 35 Rcxc2 Qa1+ [Rd1+!] 36 Re1 Rd1 37 Rce2 Ka6 [Rxe1+] 38 Rxd1 Qxd1+ 39 Re1 Qc2 40 Nxe5 Qxa2 41 Nc4 Qxb3 42 Ra1+ Kb5 43 Rc1 Qxc4 44 Rxc4 Kxc4 45 e5 b3 46 e6 b2 0-1

Bob Jessberger vs. Tim Prohl [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 d3 g6 5 Ng5 d5 6 Bb5 [exd5] Bd7 7 exd5 Nxd5 8 Bc4 Nce7 9 Qf3 Be6 10 Nxe6 fxe6 11 Nc3 c6 12 Ne4 Bg7 13 Nf6+? [Ng5] Bxf6 14 Bxd5 Nxd5 15 Bd2 Qd6 16 c4 Nf4 17 0-0 Qxd3 18 Qxd3 Nxd3 19 Bc3 0-0-0 20 a4 Rhf8 21 Ba5 b6 22 Bc3 e4 23 Bxf6 Rxf6 24 b3 Nb4 25 a5 b5 26 cxb5 cxb5 27 a6 Kc7 28 Rfc1+ Kb6 29 Ra3 Nxa6 30 Rca1 Nc7 31 Rxa7 e5 32 R7a2 Rfd6 33 h4 Rd1+ 34 Rxd1 Rxd1+ 35 Kh2 h5 36 Re2 Rd4 37 Kg3 Nd5 38 f3 e3 39 Kh3?? Nf4+ 40 Kh2 Nxe2 41 g4 hxg4 [Nf4 42 Kg1 e2 43 Kf2 Rd1 44 Kg3 e1Q+] 42 fxg4 Rxg4 43 Kh3 Rf4 44 h5 gxh5 45 Kg2 Nc3 46 b4 e2 47 Kg3 e1Q+ 48 Kh3 Qf1+ [Qh1+ 49 Kg3 h4#] 49 Kh2 Rf2+ 50 Kg3 Qg1+ 51 Kh4 Rh2# 0-1

Alex Novac vs. Tom Wolber [C41]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 d6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 d3 Be7 5 h3 c6 6 0-0 0-0 7 Nc3 b6 8 Nh2 d5 9 Bb3 Bb7 10 f4 dxe4 11 fxe5 Qd4+ 12 Kh1 Qxe5 13 Re1?! c5 14 Ng4? Nxg4 15 Qxg4 Bd6 16 Kg1 Nd7?! [Qh2+] 17 dxe4?! [Qxd7] Nf6 18 Qg5 Nxe4? [Qh2+ 19 Kf2 Rae8] 19 Qxe5 Bxe5 20 Nxe4 Rfe8 21 Ng5?! [Kf1] Re7? 22 Bd2 [Bxf7+] Rae8 23 c3 h6 24 Rxe5 [Nxf7] hxg5 [Rxe5] 25 Rxe7 Rxe7 26 Bc4 a6 27 Re1 Rd7 28 Re8+ Kh7 29 Bxg5 Rd6 30 Re7 Kg6 31 Bf4 Rd1+ 32 Kh2 Bd5 33 Bxd5 Rxd5 34 Ra7 Rf5 35 Bg3 a5 36 Ra6 Rf6 37 Bc7 Re6 38 Rxb6 Rxb6 39 Bxb6 a4 40 Bxc5 Kf5 41 Bd4 g6 42 b3 axb3 43 axb3 Ke4 44 b4 Kd5 45 Kg3 1-0

Howard Silver vs. Tony Flick [D06]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 Nf6 3 Nc3 Bf5 4 Nf3 Nc6 5 e3 e6 6 Bd3 Bxd3 7 Qxd3 Bd6 8 c5 Be7 9 0-0 0-0 10 Re1 Re8 11 e4 Bf8 12 e5 Nh5? 13 g4 Nf6 14 exf6 gxf6 15 a3 Bg7 16 b4 Ne7 17 Ne2 Kh8 18 Ng3 Rg8 19 h3 Qf8 20 Nh5 f5 21 Nxg7 Rxg7 22 Bh6 fxg4 23 Kh2? gxf3 24 Bxg7+ [Rg1] Qxg7 25 Rg1 Ng6 [Qf6] 26 Rg4 e5 [Qf6] 27 Rag1 [Qxf3] e4 28 Qb5?! Qxd4 29 Qf1 Re8 [Ne5] 30 h4 Qe5+ 31 Kh1 e3 32 fxe3 Qxe3 33 Qa1+ Kg8 34 h5 f2! 35 R1g2 Qh3+ 36 Rh2 Re1+ 37 Qxe1 fxe1Q+ 38 Rg1 Qxg1+ [Qf3+ 39 Rhg2 Qh4#] 39 Kxg1 Qe3+ 40 Kh1 Nf4 41 Rh4 Qf3+ 0-1

Dan Jessberger vs. Matthew Smith [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 Nc3 Bc5 5 Ng5 0-0 6 d3 d6 7 h3 Bb4 8 Bd2 h6 9 Nf3 Qe8 10 Nd5 Nxd5 11 Bxd5 Be6 12 Bxc6 Bxd2+ 13 Qxd2 Qxc6 14 0-0 d5? 15 Nxe5 Qb6 16 exd5 Qxb2? [Bxd5] 17 dxe6 [Nc4!] Qxe5 18 exf7+ Rxf7 19 d4 Qd6 20 Qd3 Rd8 21 c3 c5 22 Rad1 Rfd7 23 Qc4+ Qd5 24 Qa4 a6 25 Rd3 cxd4 26 Rxd4 Qc6 27 Qxc6 bxc6 28 Rxd7 [Rfd1] Rxd7 29 Rb1 a5 30 Rb6 Rd1+ 31 Kh2 Ra1 32 Rxc6 Rxa2 33 c4 [Kg3] a4 [Rxf2] 34 c5 a3 35 Kg3 Rc2 36 Ra6 a2 37 c6 Rc3+ 38 f3 a1Q [Rxc6] 39 Rxa1 Rxc6 40 Kh4 g5+ 41 Kh5 Kg7 42 Ra7+ Kf8 43 Rh7 Rc2 44 g4 Rh2 45 Rxh6 Rxh3+ 46 Kxg5 Rxf3? [Rg3] 47 Rf6+ Rxf6 48 Kxf6 Kg8 49 Kg6 Kf8 50 Kh7 Kf7 51 g5 1-0

Tim Prohl vs. Alex Novac [C57]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 Ng5 d5 5 exd5 Nxd5 6 Nxf7?! Be6?? [Kxf7] 1-0

Tony Flick vs. Tom Wolber [D37]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 Nf3 Be7 5 e3 0-0 6 Bd3 a6 7 0-0 c6 8 Bd2 Bd7 9 Rc1 c5?! 10 dxc5 [cxd5] Bxc5?! [dxc4] 11 cxd5 exd5 12 Nxd5 b6 13 Nxf6+ Qxf6 14 Bc3 Qe7 15 Re1 Bc6 16 Qe2 Nd7 17 a3 a5 18 Bd4 Bxf3 19 Qxf3 Qd6 20 Rc4 Ne5 21 Bxe5 [Bxh7+] Qxe5 22 Bxh7+? [Qf5] Kxh7 23 Qh3+ Kg8 24 Rh4 g6 25 Rg4 Qxb2 26 f4?! Qc3 27 Kf2 Bxa3 28 f5 Ra7 [Qc2+] 29 Rf4 g5 30 f6 Qc2+ 31 Re2 Qg6 32 Rf5 Bb4? [Rc7] 33 Qg4 Kh7 34 Rxg5 Qxf6+ 35 Kg3? [Rf5] Bd6+ [Qxg5!] 36 Kh3 Qh6+ 37 Rh5 f6 38 Rxh6+ Kxh6 39 Rd2 Rd8?? [Be5] 40 Rd5 Be5 41 Rxd8 1-0

Bob Jessberger vs. Dan Jessberger [C28]
1 e4 e5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 a3 Bc5 5 Nf3 Ng4 6 d4 exd4 7 Ne2?! d3 8 Qxd3 Nxf2 9 Qd5 Qf6? [Qe7] 10 Rf1 [Bg5] d6 11 Ng5? [Bg5] Be6 [Ne5] 12 Qd2?? [Nxe6] Bxc4 13 b4 Bb6 14 Nc3 Bxf1 15 Kxf1 Nxe4+ 16 Qf4 Qxf4+ 17 Bxf4 Nxc3 18 Re1+ Ne7 19 Nf3 Ncd5 20 Bg5 f6 21 Bh4 Ne3+ 22 Kg1 Nxc2+ 23 Kf1 Nxe1 24 Bxe1 Nd5 25 g3 Ne3+ 26 Ke2 Nc2 27 Bc3 Nxa3 28 h4 Nb5 29 Bb2 0-0-0 30 g4 Rde8+ 31 Kd3 Re3+ 32 Kc4 Na3+ [c6 33 Bxf6 d5#] 33 Bxa3 Rxa3 34 g5 Rxf3 35 gxf6 gxf6 [c6 36 b5 d5+ 37 Kb4 c5+ 38 Ka4 Re8] 36 h5 Rg8 37 Kd5 Re8 38 b5 Rf5+ [Re5+ 39 Kc4 Rxh5 40 Kb4 Rh4#] 39 Kc4 Re4+ [Re3] 40 Kd3 Ra4 41 h6 Rf3+ 42 Ke2 Rh3 43 Kf1 Ra2 44 Ke1 Rh1# 0-1


Section E

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Ryan Cook

888

W6

W5

D3

2.5

2

Matthew Hamalian

843

W4

W7

D5

2.5

3

Dan Gitter

696

*W8

W6

D1

2.5

4

Rob Bradford

977

L2

W9

W7

2

5

Patrick Costello

1005

W8

L1

D2

1.5

6

Chalmers Schell

1022

L1

L3

W9

1

7

Jeff Rosen

941

W9

L2

L4

1

8

Ben Bradford

848

L5

*L3

BYE

1

9

Jonathan Monroe

Unrated

L7

L4

L6

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Lost *=cross-round pairing

Ryan Cook and Matt Hamalian, both 7th graders at Hilliard Heritage, and Dan Gitter, a sophomore at Hayes High School in Delaware, topped the nine player Section E and split $75.

Ryan Cook vs. Chalmers Schell [C65]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 Nf6 4 d3 Be7 5 0-0 0-0 6 Bxc6 bxc6 7 Nxe5 Bb7 8 Ng4 d5 9 e5 Ne8 10 Bf4 [Nh6+] f6 11 Ne3 fxe5 12 Bxe5 Bf6 13 Bxf6 Qxf6 14 c3 Qg6 15 Nd2 Ba6 16 c4 dxc4 [Qxd3] 17 Ndxc4 Rd8 18 d4 c5 19 Qb3 Kh8 20 dxc5 Nf6 21 Rfd1 Rde8 22 Nd5? Bc8? [Nxd5 23 Rxd5 Qf7] 23 Nxc7 Re7 24 Nd5 Nxd5 25 Rxd5 Bb7 26 Ne3 Rxe3 [Bxd5] 27 fxe3 Bxd5 28 Qxd5 Qf6 29 Qd2 h6 30 Rc1 a5 31 c6 Rd8 32 Qxa5 Rc8 33 c7 Qe7 34 Qa7 Kh7 35 Kh1 Qf7 36 Qb7 Rf8? 37 Qb5 [h3] Rc8 38 Qc6 Rf8 39 h3 Qe7 40 c8Q Rf6 41 Qc2+ Rg6 42 Q8f5 1-0

Matt Hamalian vs. Rob Bradford [C01]
1 e4 e6 2 Nc3 d5 3 exd5 exd5 4 d4 Nf6 5 Nf3 Bb4 6 Bd3 Nc6 7 0-0 0-0 8 Bf4 Bg4 9 Be3 Re8 10 a3 Ba5 11 h3 Be6 12 b4 Bb6 13 b5 Ne7 14 a4 Nf5? 15 Bxf5 Bxf5 16 a5 Bxd4 17 Bxd4 Ne4 18 Nxe4 dxe4 19 Ne5 Qg5 20 g4 h5 21 Be3 Qh4 22 gxf5 [Qd5] Rxe5 23 Kh2 Rxf5 24 Rg1 Rf3 25 Rg3 Rxg3 26 fxg3 Qf6 27 Ra4 Rd8 28 Rd4 Rxd4 29 Qxd4 Qf3 30 Qd2 (scoresheet unclear) 1-0

gitter.jpg (53328 bytes)Ben Bradford vs. Dan Gitter [A07]
1 Nf3 Nf6 2 g3 d5 3 Bg2 Nc6 4 0-0 e5 5 d3 Bd6 6 e4 d4 7 Nbd2 Bg4 8 Nc4 Qd7 9 Qe1 Bh3 10 Ncxe5? Bxe5 11 Nxe5 Nxe5 12 Bf4 Bxg2 13 Kxg2 Neg4 14 Qa5 b6 15 Qf5 Qxf5 16 exf5 0-0-0 17 f3 Ne3+ 18 Bxe3 dxe3 19 Rfe1 Rhe8 20 Rad1 Nd5 21 c4 [Re2] e2 [Nb4] 22 Rd2 Nb4 23 Rdxe2 Rxe2+ 24 Rxe2 Nxd3 25 Re3 Nxb2 26 f4 Nxc4 27 Re7 Rf8 28 Re4 Nd6 29 Re7 Nxf5 30 Re5 Nd6 31 Rd5 Re8 32 Re5 Rxe5 33 fxe5 Ne8 0-1

Patrick Costello vs. Ben Bradford [E61]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 Nf3 0-0 5 Bf4 d6 6 c5 d5 7 Nb5 c6? [Na6] 8 Nc7 e5? 9 Bxe5 Ng4? 10 Bxg7 [Bd6] Kxg7 [Qxc7] 11 Nxa8 Qe7 12 e3 Nd7 13 Be2 Qf6 14 0-0 Re8 15 Nc7 Re4 16 Bd3 Rxe3?! 17 fxe3 Nxe3? 18 Qe1 [Ne8+] Nxf1 19 Kxf1 [Ne8+!] Qd8 20 Nxd5 [Ne8+] Nf6 [cxd5] 21 Nxf6 Kxf6?? 22 Qh4+ [Qe5#] Kg7 23 Qxd8 Be6 24 Ng5 Bf5 25 Bxf5 gxf5 26 Qe7 Kh6 27 Nxf7+ [Qf6+ Kh5 28 Nxh7 Kg4 29 Qg5#] 27…Kg7 28 Ng5+ Kh6 29 Re1 [Ne6 Kg6 30 Qg7+] 29…Kh5 30 Re3 h6 31 Rg3 Kg6 32 Qf7# 1-0

Jeff Rosen vs. Jonathan Monroe [C40]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 d5 3 d3 Nf6 4 Nxe5 Bb4+ 5 Bd2 [c3] Bg4? 6 Nxg4 Nxg4 7 Bxb4 Nc6 8 Qxg4 Nxb4 9 Qxg7 Rf8 10 Qc3 a5 11 a3 c5? 12 Be2?! d4 13 Qc4 Rc8? 14 axb4 axb4 15 Qb5+ Rc6 16 Bf3 Rg8 17 e5! Qb6 18 Bxc6+ Qxc6 19 Qxc6+ bxc6 20 Ra8+ Ke7 21 Rxg8 Ke6 22 Rc8 Kxe5 23 Rxc6 Kd5 24 Rc7 f5 25 Rxh7 c4 26 Ke2 b3 27 c3 dxc3 28 Nxc3+ Kd4 29 dxc4 Kxc4 30 Rd1 1-0

Ryan Cook vs. Patrick Costello [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 d6 4 d3 Be6 5 Bb3 Bxb3 6 axb3 Nf6 7 0-0 d5 8 Nc3 Bb4 9 exd5 Nxd5 10 Ne4 0-0 11 d4 exd4 12 Nxd4 Nde7 13 Nxc6 Nxc6 14 Qxd8 Raxd8 15 Bf4?! Rd4 16 f3 f5 17 c3 Ba5? 18 cxd4 fxe4 19 fxe4 Bb6 20 Be3 Re8 21 Rf4 Nxd4 22 Bxd4 Bxd4+ 23 Kh1 g5 24 Rg4 h6 25 h4 Rd8? 26 hxg5 Bxb2 27 gxh6+ Kh7 28 Rxa7 Rd1+ 29 Kh2 Be5+ 30 g3 Kxh6 31 Rh4+ Kg6 32 Rxb7 Rd3 33 Rg4+ Kh5 34 Kh3 c5?? [Rd1] 35 Rh7# 1-0

Matt Hamalian vs. Jeff Rosen [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 Bc4 Bc5 5 d3 d6 6 0-0 Bg4 7 h3 Bh5 8 Qe2?! Nd4 9 Qd1 Nxf3+ 10 gxf3 Qd7 11 Kh2 0-0-0 12 Be3 h6 13 Bxc5 dxc5 14 Qd2 Bxf3 15 Qe3?? Bh5? [Ng4+] 16 Qxc5 Qd4 17 Qxd4 exd4 18 Nd5 Nxd5 19 Bxd5 Rhe8 20 c4? f6? [c6] 21 c5 c6 22 Bc4 Re5 23 Rac1 Bf3 24 Rg1 Rg5 25 Rxg5 hxg5 26 Be6+ Kc7 27 Re1 Rh8 28 e5 (scoresheet unclear) 1-0

Dan Gitter vs. Chalmers Schell [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 c3 Nf6 4 d4 exd4 5 Nxd4?! [e5] Ne5 [Nxe4] 6 Bf4 [f4] Bd6? 7 Nd2 [Nf5] 0-0 8 N2f3 Nxf3+ 9 Qxf3 Bxf4 10 Qxf4 Re8 11 Bd3 d5 12 f3? dxe4 13 fxe4 b5?! [c5!] 14 0-0 Rf8? 15 Qh4 [e5] c5? 16 e5! cxd4 17 exf6 g6? 18 Qh6 Qxf6 19 Rxf6 dxc3 20 bxc3 Bb7 21 Bxb5 Rac8 22 Rc1 Rfd8 23 c4 [Rxf7 Kxf7 24 Qxh7+] 23…Rd4 24 Qe3 Rg4 25 g3 a6 26 Qb6 Bf3 27 Rxf3 1-0

Rob Bradford vs. Jonathan Monroe [D24]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 Nf6 3 Nf3 dxc4 4 Nc3 b6 5 Bg5 Bg4 6 e4 c5 7 d5 Nbd7 8 Bxc4 e5 9 dxe6 fxe6 10 Bb5 a6 11 Bxd7+ Nxd7?? [Qxd7] 12 Bxd8 Rxd8 13 0-0 b5 14 h3 b4 15 hxg4 bxc3 16 bxc3 Nf6 17 Qa4+ Ke7 18 Ne5 Nxe4 19 Nc6+ Ke8 20 Nxd8+ Kxd8 21 Qxe4 Bd6 22 Rad1 Kd7 23 Qf4 [Qb7+ Ke8 24 Rxd6 a5 25 Rfd1] 23…Ke7 24 Qxd6+ Ke8 25 Qb8+ [Qxe6+ Kf8 26 Rd8#] 25…Kf7 26 Qxh8 Kg6 27 f4 h5 28 Qxh5+ Kf6 29 Qg5+ Kf7 30 Rd7+ Kf8 31 Qxg7+ [Qd8#] Ke8 32 Qe7# 1-0

Dan Gitter vs. Ryan Cook [C45]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Nxd4 Nxd4 5 Qxd4 Qf6 6 Qxf6 Nxf6 7 Nc3 Bc5 8 Be2 0-0 9 Bg5 Bd4 10 Bxf6 Bxf6 11 Nd1?! d6 12 0-0 Bd7 13 Ne3 Bxb2?! [Rae8] 14 Rab1 Bc3 15 Rxb7 Ba5 16 Rb3 [Nc4] Bc6 17 Bf3 Ba4? 18 Ra3 Bb5 19 Rb1 Bb6 20 Rxb5 Rfb8 21 e5 a6? 22 Bxa8 [Rxb6] axb5 23 exd6 cxd6 24 Bf3 Bc5 25 Rb3 h6 26 Nd5 [a4] Re8 27 g3 Re1+ 28 Kg2 Ra1 29 Rxb5 Rxa2 30 Be4 g6 31 Ne3 Kg7 32 h4 Ra7 33 Rb8 Re7 34 Bd3 Bxe3 35 fxe3 Rxe3 36 Rd8 Re6 37 Kh3 g5 38 Bc4 Re4 39 Rxd6? Rxc4 40 hxg5 hxg5 41 Rd2 Rc3 42 Kg4 Kg6 43 Kh3 f5 44 Kg2 f4 [Kh5] 45 gxf4 gxf4 46 Kf2 Kf5 47 Kf1 Ke4 48 Re2+ Kf5 49 Kf2 f3 50 Re3 Rxc2+ 51 Kxf3 -

Jeff Rosen vs. Rob Bradford [C00]
1 e4 e6 2 Nc3 Bb4 3 Nf3 d5 4 Bb5+ c6 5 Ba4 Ne7 6 d4? Qa5 7 Bd2 Bxc3 8 Bxc3 Qxa4 9 Qd3 dxe4 10 Qxe4 c5 11 0-0 0-0 12 b3 Qa3 13 Ng5 Ng6 14 h4 h5 15 Rfe1 Nc6 16 dxc5 Qxc5 17 Qf3 Qf5 18 Qxh5 Nf4 19 Qf3 f6 20 g4 Qxc2 21 Qxf4 fxg5 22 Qe3 gxh4 23 Re2 Qg6 24 f3 Ne7 25 Kh2? Nd5 26 Kh3?? Nxe3 27 Rxe3 Qg5 28 Rd3 Qf4 time 0-1

Chalmers Schell vs. Jonathan Monroe [C02]
1 d4 d5 2 e4 e6 3 e5 Nc6 4 c3 f6 5 exf6 gxf6?! 6 Bd3 [Qh5+] e5 7 Qh5+ Ke7 8 Nf3? Ke6? [e4!] 9 0-0 [Bf5+] Bh6? 10 Bxh6 Nxh6 11 Qxh6 Qf8 12 Qh5 e4 13 Bc2 exf3 14 Re1+ Kd6 15 Qxf3 Be6 16 Qf4+ Ne5? 17 dxe5+ fxe5? 18 Qxe5+ Kd7 19 Qxe6+ Kd8 20 Qxd5+ Qd6 21 Qxd6+ cxd6 22 Nd2 a5 23 Be4 Rb8 24 Nc4 Ra8 25 Bxb7 Ra7 26 Nxd6 Kd7 27 Rad1 a4 28 Nf7+ [Ne8#] Kc7 29 Nxh8 Rxb7 30 Re7+ Kc6 31 Rxb7 Kxb7 32 Rd7+ Kc8 33 Rxh7 Kd8 34 Ng6 Ke8 35 c4 Kd8 36 c5 Kc8 37 h4 Kd8 38 h5 Ke8 39 Re7+ Kd8 40 h6 Kc8 41 h7 Kb8 42 h8Q# 1-0


Super Bowl of Chess
January 31, 1999
TD Tom Green

POS

NAME

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Radu Murgescu

W3

W5

W2

3

2

Charlie Custer

W8

W4

L1

2

3

Adam Van Wynsberghe

L1

W7

W6

2

4

Kalpesh Asher

W6

L2

W5

2

5

Scott Sellers

W7

L1

L4

1

6

Joseph Kennedy

L4

W8

L3

1

7

Joseph Waldman

L5

L3

BYE

1

8

Alex Novac

L2

L6

W/D

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

Freshman Radu Murgescu won the 1998-99 student chess championship, the Super Bowl of Chess, and $25.

Charlie Custer, Adam Van Wynsberghe, and Kalpesh Asher tied for 2nd place with 2-1 records and split $25.

The Bishops Chess Club and the Student Activities Office co-sponsored this OWU student-only chess tournament which was held on January 31st 1999.

Adam Van Wynsberghe vs. Radu Murgescu [D01]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nc3 d5 3 Bg5 e6 4 Bxf6 Qxf6 5 e4 Bb4 6 e5 Qe7 7 Nge2 c5 8 Qd3 Nc6 9 a3 cxd4 10 Nxd4 Bxc3+ 11 Qxc3 Bd7 12 Nxc6 bxc6 13 Bd3 0-0 14 0-0 c5 15 Qd2 Rab8 16 c4 d4 17 Rab1 f5 18 f4 Bc6 19 b4 Kh8 20 b5 Ba8 21 Be2 Rg8 22 Bf3 g5 23 Bxa8 Rxa8 24 Rb3 gxf4 25 Qxf4 Rg4 26 Qf2 [Qf3] Rag8 27 Rg3?! Rxg3 28 hxg3 Qg5 [Qg7] 29 Kh2 [Rb1] Qh6+ 30 Kg1 Qg7 31 Re1 [Rb1] Qxg3 32 Qxg3 Rxg3 33 Kf2 Rxa3 34 Rc1 Kg7 35 g3 Kg6 36 Kg2 0-1

Charlie Custer vs. Alex Novac [C30]
1 e4 e5 2 f4! d6 3 Nf3 Nc6 4 f5 d5 5 Bb5 Qd6 [dxe4] 6 Qe2 [exd5] Nf6 7 Bxc6+?! [exd5] bxc6 [Qxc6] 8 d3 [exd5] Ba6 9 Nbd2 Be7 10 exd5 Nxd5? 11 Qxe5?! [Ne4] 0-0? [Qxe5+] 12 Ne4 Qb4+ 13 Bd2 Qb6 14 0-0-0 Bf6? 15 Nxf6+ Nxf6 16 Qg3 Qc5 [Rab8] 17 Bh6 Nh5 18 Qg5 g6?? 19 Bxf8 Kxf8 20 fxg6 Qxg5+ 21 Nxg5 fxg6 22 Rhf1+ Kg8 23 Rde1 Rf8 24 Ne6 Rxf1 25 Rxf1 Bc8 26 Rf8# 1-0

Joseph Kennedy vs. Kalpesh Asher [B20]
1 e4 c5 2 Bc4 e6 3 Nf3 d6 4 0-0 Nf6 5 d3 g6 6 Nc3 Bg7 7 Bg5 0-0 8 Qd2 Re8 9 d4 cxd4 10 Nxd4 Qc7 11 b3 [Bb3] a6 12 Rae1 [Rad1] b5 13 Bxb5 axb5 14 Ncxb5? [Ndxb5] Qb6 15 e5? dxe5 16 Rxe5 Rd8 17 c3?! Nc6 18 Re4? Nxe4 19 Qd3? Nf6 [Nxg5] 20 Qf3 Nxd4 [Bb7] 21 Qxa8? Bb7 [Ne2+] 22 Qa7 Qc6 23 cxd4 Qxg2# 0-1

Radu Murgescu vs. Scotty Sellers [C65]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 Nf6 4 d3 g6?! 5 Bxc6 bxc6 6 Nxe5 Bg7 7 Nf3 0-0 8 0-0 d6 9 Nc3 Ba6 10 Bg5 d5? 11 e5 h6 12 exf6 hxg5 13 fxg7 Kxg7 14 Qd2 Rh8 15 Qxg5 Qd6 16 Qe5+ f6 17 Qxd6 cxd6 18 Rfe1 Rab8 19 Re7+ Kf8 20 Rae1 g5 21 b3 c5 22 Rxa7 Bb7 23 Nb5 Rh7 24 Nxd6 Rd7 25 Re6 g4 26 Nh4 Re7?? 27 Rxe7 [Ng6+] Kxe7 28 Rxb7+ Rxb7 29 Nxb7 Ke6 30 Nxc5+ 1-0

Kalpesh Asher vs. Charlie Custer [B34]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 g6 5 Be2 Bg7 6 c3 d6 7 0-0 Nxd4 8 cxd4 f5 [Qb6] 9 Bb5+ Bd7 10 Bxd7+ Qxd7 11 f3 [exf5] fxe4 [d5] 12 fxe4 Nf6 13 Qb3 0-0-0 14 Nc3 Qg4?! 15 Be3 Nd7? 16 Nb5 Kb8 17 Rf7?! Bf6 18 e5 dxe5 19 dxe5 [Nxa7] Nxe5 20 Bxa7+ Ka8 21 Bb6? [h3] Rd3? [Nxf7!] 22 Bc7! Qc4? [Nf3+] 23 Bxe5! Qc5+ 24 Kh1 Qxe5 25 Qxd3 Qxb2 26 Nc7+ [Rd1] Kb8 27 Rb1 Qd4 28 Qa6 Qa7 time 0-1

Charlie Custer vs. Radu Murgescu [E61]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 Nf3 0-0 5 e3 c5 6 Bd3 cxd4 7 Nxd4 Nc6 8 Nf3 d6 9 0-0 Bg4 10 h3 Bxf3 11 Qxf3 Nd7 12 Nd5 Nde5 13 Qe2 Nxd3 14 Qxd3 Ne5 15 Qc2 Rc8 16 b3 Nxc4! [Nf3+] 17 bxc4 [Rb1] Bxa1 18 e4 e6 19 Bg5? [Bh6] Qxg5 0-1


Ohio Collegiate

Radu Murgescu won individual honors and Ohio Wesleyan captured the team prize in the Ohio Collegiate Chess Championship. Murgescu won the individual trophy and $100 for his four wins in this round-robin event.

Jeff Kelleher, Cleveland State, finished second with a 3-1 record and won $50. Kelleher was last year's individual winner.

Kalpesh Asher and Charlie Custer, Ohio Wesleyan, and Matthew Erwin, Columbus State, tied for 3rd place and split $25 for their 1-3 scores.

Ohio Wesleyan won the team trophy for the second consecutive year. The event was held at Ohio Wesleyan on March 13, 1999. Tom Green organized and directed.

Radu Murgescu vs. Jeff Kelleher [D03]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 d5 5 e3 0-0 6 Bd3 Nbd7 7 c3 c5 8 0-0 Qb6 9 Rb1 Re8 10 b4 cxd4 11 cxd4 e5 12 dxe5 Nxe5 13 Nxe5 Rxe5 14 Bf4 Re8 15 a4 Ne4 16 a5 Qf6 17 Nxe4 dxe4 18 Bb5 Rd8 19 Qe2 a6 20 Bc4 Be6 21 Bxe6 Qxe6 22 Bc7 Rd3 23 Bb6 Rc8 24 Rbc1 Rcc3 [Bc3] 25 g3 Qc4 26 Rxc3 Qxc3 [Bxc3] 27 Qg4 Qc6 [f5] 28 Qf4 Bf8 29 Bd4 Qe6 30 Rc1 Qd7? 31 Qxe4 Qb5 32 Kg2 Rd2 33 Rc8 Qd7 34 Rb8 f5 35 Qe5 Qc6+ 36 Kh3 1-0

Radu Murgescu vs. Kalpesh Asher [A46]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 d6 3 Nc3 e6 4 e4 Be7 5 Bd3 Nbd7 6 h3 e5 7 Be3 exd4 8 Nxd4 Ne5 9 f4 Nxd3+ 10 Qxd3 c5 11 Nf3 a6 12 g4 b5 13 g5 Nd7 14 0-0-0 Nb6 15 f5 Bb7 16 g6?! f6?! 17 gxh7 Rxh7 18 Bf4 Nc4 [b4] 19 Ne1 Ne5 [Qa5] 20 Qg3 Kf8 21 Ng2 Qe8 22 Ne3 Rd8 23 Ncd5 Bxd5?! 24 Nxd5 Qd7 25 h4 Kf7?! 26 Rdg1 [Bxe5] Rdh8 27 h5 Bf8?? 28 Bxe5 dxe5 29 Qg6+ Kg8 30 Nxf6# 1-0

Charile Custer vs. Radu Murgescu [B30]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 g6 4 d4 cxd4 5 Nxd4 Bg7 6 c3 Nf6 7 Bf4?! [Nxc6] Nxe4 8 Nb5 0-0 9 Nc7 Rb8 10 Bxf7+? Rxf7 11 Ne6 Qb6! 0-1

Matthew Erwin vs. Radu Murgescu [B30]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 d6 4 h3 g6 5 Nc3 Bg7 6 0-0 e6 7 d3 Nge7 8 Bg5 a6 9 a3 b5 10 Ba2 h6 11 Bh4 0-0 12 Rb1 Qa5 13 Ne2 b4 14 Qd2 Re8 15 Rfe1 Qb6 16 Qf4 [Bg3] Ne5 17 Bf6? [Nxe5] g5 18 Nxg5 N7g6 19 Qg3 Bxf6 20 Nf3 Kh7 21 axb4 cxb4 22 Nf4 [d4] Rg8 23 Nxg6 Rxg6 24 Qf4 Nxf3+ 25 Qxf3 Bb7 26 c3? b3 27 Bxb3 Qxb3 28 Qf4 Rag8 29 g3 Be5 30 Qxf7+ R8g7 31 Qf8 Bxg3 32 fxg3 Rxg3+ 33 Kf1 Qc2 34 Qf2 Qxd3+ [Rg1+] 0-1

Jeff Kelleher vs. Kalpesh Asher [B23]
1 e4 c5 2 Nc3 d6 3 g3 Nf6 4 Bg2 g6 5 d3 Bg7 6 Be3 Nc6 7 h3 Nd4 8 Qd2 e5 9 Nce2 d5 10 Nxd4 cxd4 11 Bh6 0-0 12 Ne2 Re8 13 0-0 dxe4 14 dxe4 Bh8 15 c3 dxc3 16 Qxd8 Rxd8 17 Nxc3 Be6 18 Rfd1 Rac8 19 Kf1 a6 20 Be3 Kf8 21 Bb6 Rd7 22 Rxd7 Nxd7 23 Be3 f6 24 Rc1 Kf7 25 b3 Bg7 26 Ke2 Bf8 27 Nd5 Rxc1 28 Bxc1 Bd6 29 Bd2 Nb8= time 1-0

Jeff Kelleher vs. Charlie Custer [C10]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nd2 dxe4 4 Nxe4 g6?! 5 Nf3 Bg7 6 Bd3 Ne7 7 Bg5 Nbc6 [Nd7] 8 c3 h6 9 Bf6 Rh7?! 10 Qd2 Kf8 11 h4 Bxf6 12 Nxf6 Rh8 13 0-0-0 Nd5 14 Ng4 h5 15 Nge5 a6 16 Rh3 Qf6 17 Nxc6 bxc6 18 Ne5 Nf4? [Ne7] 19 Rf3 Nxd3+ 20 Qxd3 1-0

Matthew Erwin vs. Jeff Kelleher [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 Nc3 d6 5 h3 Be6 6 d3 Nf6 7 Be3 Bb6 8 Qe2 0-0 9 Rd1 d5 10 exd5 Nxd5 11 Nxd5 Bxd5 12 0-0 Bxe3 13 Qxe3 Bxc4 14 dxc4 Qe7 15 Rfe1 f6 16 a3 a5 17 Rd5 Rfd8 18 Qe4 Rd7 19 Rxd7 Qxd7 20 Qd5+ Qxd5 21 cxd5 Ne7 22 c4 Ra6 23 b3 Kf7 24 g4 Ng6 25 Re3 Ke7 26 h4 Kd6 27 Kf1 Nf4 28 h5 Kc5 29 Re4 c6! 30 dxc6 Rxc6 31 Ne1 Rd6 [Rb6] 32 Re3 Rd2 33 Rc3 Kd4 34 Rc2? Rxc2 35 Nxc2+ Kc3 36 Ne3 Kxb3 37 Ke1 Kxa3 38 Kd2 Kb3 39 Kc1 Nd3+ 40 Kb1 Nxf2 41 Ka1 a4 42 c5 Nd3 43 Nf5 a3 44 Ne3 a2 45 g5 h6 46 gxf6 gxf6 47 Nf5 Ne1 48 Ne3 f5 49 c6 bxc6 50 Nxf5 Nc2# 0-1

Kalpesh Asher vs. Charlie Custer [B03]
1 e4 Nf6 2 e5 Nd5 3 c4 Nb6 4 d4 d6 5 f4 dxe5 6 fxe5 Nc6 7 Nf3 Bg4 8 Be3 Qd7 9 d5 0-0-0 [Bxf3 10 Qxf3 Nxe5] 10 Bd4? Nxd4 [Nxd5] 11 Qxd4 Bxf3 12 gxf3 e6 13 Bh3 Kb8 14 Nc3 Qe8 15 0-0-0 exd5 [Bb4] 16 cxd5 Nxd5? 17 Nxd5 c6 18 Nf6 Rxd4 19 Nxe8 Rc4+ 20 Kb1 Be7 21 Nxg7 1-0

Kalpesh Asher vs. Matthew Erwin [C78]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 a6 4 Ba4 b5 5 Bb3 Nf6 6 0-0 Bc5 7 Bd5 Rb8 8 c3 0-0 [Ne7] 9 Bxc6 dxc6 10 d3 [Nxe5] Bg4 11 h3 Bh5 12 g4 Nxg4 13 hxg4 Bxg4 14 Be3 Bd6 15 Kh2 f5 16 Qb3+ Kh8 17 Ng5 h6 18 Nf7+?? [Rh1] Rxf7 19 Qxf7 Qh4+ 20 Kg1 Rf8 [Bf3!] 21 Qg6 Rf6 22 Qe8+ Kh7 23 Nd2 Bh3 24 Nf3? Qg4+ 25 Kh2 Qg2# 0-1

Charlie Custer vs. Matthew Erwin [B32]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nxd4 5 Qxd4 Qc7 6 Bd2 e5 7 Qa4 g6 8 Nc3 Qc6?! 9 Bb5 Qd6 10 Rd1 Qb4 11 Nd5 Qxa4 12 Bxa4 Bd6 13 Bc3 Rb8 14 Nf6+ [Nb6] Ke7? [Nxf6 15 Rxd6 Nxe4] 15 Nxd7?! [Rxd6 Kxd6 16 Ne8+ Ke7 17 Bxe5] 15…Bxd7 16 Bxd7 Kxd7 17 Bxe5 Ke6 18 Bxh8 Ne7 19 Bf6 Nc6 20 e5 Nxe5 21 Bxe5 Bxe5 22 0-0 Bxb2 23 Rfe1+ Kf6 24 Rd6+ Kg7 25 Red1 [Rd7] Rc8 26 Rd7 Rxc2 27 Rxb7 [R7d2] Bd4 28 a4 Bxf2+ 29 Kf1 Bb6 30 Rdd7 Rf2+ 31 Ke1 h5? 32 a5 [Rxb6!] Bc5 33 a6 Rxg2? 34 Rxf7+ Kh6 35 h4! Rg4 36 Rh7# 1-0


Ohio High School Chess Championship

George Wilson, a Delaware Hayes senior, won the 12th grade trophy for his 4.5-1.5 score at this year's Ohio High School Chess Championship held March 6-7. The featured game is from the last round against the higher rated Doug Mazeffa. Senior Rob Bradford was 2nd in the Under 1000 class.

Doug Mazeffa vs. George Wilson [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 e3 0-0 5 Nbd2 d5 6 Bd3 Nc6 7 c3 Re8 8 0-0 e5 9 dxe5 Nxe5 10 Nxe5 Rxe5 11 Bf4 Re8 12 Re1 c5 13 e4 b6 14 Bg5 h6 15 Bxf6 Bxf6 16 exd5 Bb7 17 Rxe8+ Qxe8 18 Qf3 Qe5 19 Be4 Re8 20 Rb1?! Bg5! 21 Re1 Bxd2 22 Re2 Bg5 [Qf4] 23 h3?! [Bxg6] Qf4 24 Qd3 f5 [Qc1+ 25 Kh2 Qf1] 25 Bf3 Rxe2 26 Qxe2 Qd6 27 c4 Kg7 28 g4 Bc8 29 b3 Bf6 30 Kg2 Qe5 31 Qd1 fxg4 32 Bxg4 Qg5 33 Kf1 Bxg4 34 hxg4 Qh4 35 Qf3-+ -


Cardinal Open

George Wilson and Rob Bradford were 2.5-2.5, respectively, in the Under 1600 and Under 1200 section at this year's Cardinal.


MOTCF

Radu Morgescu, Tom Green, Greg Saiter, and George Wilson represented the Bishops Chess Club at this year's Midwest Open Team Chess Festival (MOTCF) held in Columbus on Feb. 20-21. "Impeachable Offenses" finished with an even 2.5-2.5 score.

In the first round, the local team was paired against the top ranked team, Gold 'N' Guys, with GM Alex Goldin on 1st board.

In the second round, we beat Viagra Knights 3.5-0.5. In the third round, we swept Mama's Boys 4-0.

In the fourth round, we drew the higher rated Hazed and Konfused, with Radu drawing Master Chuck Diebert, Greg Saiter defeating Expert John Hayes, and George Wilson drawing Expert James Weilthoff in a grueling game.

Although we lost to Lethal Injection 4 in round five, Radu beat Master Bill Wright.

Bill Wright vs. Radu Murgescu [E99]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 e4 d6 5 Nf3 0-0 6 Be2 e5 7 0-0 Nc6 8 d5 Ne7 9 Ne1 Nd7 10 Nd3 f5 11 Bd2 Nf6 12 f3 f4 13 c5 h5 14 cxd6 cxd6 15 Rc1 Ne8 16 a4 g5 17 Nf2 Ng6 18 Nb5 a6 19 Na3 Nf6 20 h3 g4!? 21 fxg4 hxg4 22 hxg4 Nh7 23 Nc4 Bh6 24 Nh3 Ng5 25 Nxg5 Bxg5 26 Qb3 b5 27 axb5 axb5 28 Qxb5 Ba6 29 Qb3 Rb8 30 Qa3 Bxc4 31 Bxc4 Qb6+ 32 Kh1 Rb7 33 Rf3 Nh4 34 Be1 Nxf3 35 gxf3 Rf6 36 Kg2 Rh6 37 Kf1 Rh1+ 38 Ke2 Bh4 0-1

John Hayes vs. Greg Saiter [A45]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Bg5 Ne4 3 Bh4 d5 4 f3 Nf6 5 e4 dxe4 6 fxe4?! Nxe4 7 Nf3 g6 8 Bc4 Bg7 9 0-0 0-0 10 Qe2? Nf6 [Bxd4+] 11 Nbd2 Bg4 12 c3 Qd6 [Nbd7] 13 Rae1 e6 14 h3 [Bxf6] Bxf3 15 Rxf3 Nbd7 16 Ref1 Nd5 17 Ne4 Qb6 18 Qf2 f5 19 Ng5? [Nd2] h6 20 Nxe6 Qxe6 21 Re1 Qc6 22 Qf1 Kh7 [Rae8] 23 Bb5 Qd6 24 Qd3 c6 25 Ba4 Rae8 26 Ref1 N7f6 27 Bc2 Ne4 28 g4 fxg4 29 Rxf8 Bxf8 30 Re1? Nf4! 31 Qc4 Nxh3+ 32 Kg2 Qd5 33 Qxd5 cxd5 34 c4 Nd6 35 Rxe8 Nxe8 36 cxd5 Nf4+ [Bd6] 37 Kg3 Nxd5 0-1


King's Island Open

Here is a game from George Wilson's 4th place tie in the Under 1400 section at last November's Kings Island Open.

George Wilson vs. M. Gorski [B34]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 d6 5 Nc3 g6 6 Be3 Bg7 7 Qd2 Nf6 8 0-0-0 0-0 9 Be2 Ng4 10 Bxg4 Bxg4 11 f3 Bd7 12 h4 Ne5 13 Qe2 [h5] a6 [h6] 14 h5 b5 15 hxg6 fxg6 16 Bh6 Rf7 17 Bxg7 Rxg7 18 Rh2 Qa5 19 Kb1 b4 20 Nd5 Bb5 21 Qd2 Bc4 22 Nb3 Bxb3 23 cxb3 Rb8 24 Rdh1 e6?? [Rf7] 25 Nf6+ Kf7 26 Nxh7 [Rxh7] Rgg8 27 Qxd6 [Ng5+] g5 28 Rh6 [Nxg5+] Rge8 29 Rf6+ [Nxg5+] 1-0


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