BISHOPS CHESS CLUB NEWS: the electronic edition

picture of a bishop Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, Ohio 43015
Vol. 10 No. 2
January 2000


Tom Green compiled the information for this issue of Bishops Chess Club News with the aid of ChessBase 7.0 and Microsoft Word.

TABLE OF CONTENTS


TRICK OR TREAT MINI-SWISS
October 31, 1999
Tournament Director: Tom Green

Section A

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Carl Brandon Boor

2180

W8

W2

W4

3

2

Radu A. Murgescu

2235

W3

L1

W6

2

3

David Zimbeck

1860

L2

W8

W7

2

4

Andy Michael Nicol

1840

W7

D6

L1

1.5

5

Grant S. Perks

1953

D6

L7

W8

1.5

6

Matt Rosen

1842

D5

D4

L2

1

7

Mike Frithiof

1891

L4

W5

L3

1

8

Kyle Jones

1842

L1

L3

L5

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

Forty-nine chess players competed in this year's Trick or Treat Mini-Swiss chess tournament held in the Benes Room of Ohio Wesleyan’s Hamilton Williams Campus Center.

In Section A, Carl Brandon Boor, Mansfield, captured the section’s first prize of $50. Radu Murgescu, a sophomore at Ohio Wesleyan, and David Zimbeck, a 10th grader at Upper Arlington and the 29th highest ranked U.S.13-14 year old, split the second prize money of $25.

Radu Murgescu vs. David Zimbeck [B01]
1 e4 d5 2 exd5 Nf6 3 d4 Bg4 4 Be2 Bxe2 5 Nxe2 Qxd5 6 0-0 Nc6 7 Bf4 0-0-0 8 Nbc3 Qf5 9 Be3 e5 10 d5 e4 [Nb4] 11 Nd4 Nxd4 12 Qxd4 b6 13 Qc4 Bd6 14 Nb5 Ng4 15 h3 Ne5 16 Qa4 Nf3+? 17 Kh1 Qe5? [a5] 18 Nxd6+ Rxd6 19 gxf3 Qf5 20 Kh2 Qxf3 21 Rg1 Rxd5 22 Rxg7 Rhd8 23 Rag1 Rd2?? 24 Bxd2 Rxd2 25 Qa6+ Kd8 26 R7g2 Rxf2 27 Rxf2 Qxf2+ 28 Rg2 Qf4+ 29 Kg1 Qe3+ 30 Kh2 Qf4+ 31 Kh1 Qc1+ 32 Rg1 Qxc2 33 Qb5 e3 34 Rg8+ Ke7 35 Re8+ Kd6 36 Qe5+ Kc6 37 Qe4+ 1-0

Andy Nicol vs. Mike Frithiof [B01]
1 e4 d5 2 exd5 Qxd5 3 Nc3 Qa5 4 d4 Nf6 5 Nf3 c6 6 Bd3 Bf5 7 0-0 e6 8 Bxf5 Qxf5 9 Ne2 Nbd7 10 Ng3 Qa5 11 Re1 Bd6 12 Bd2 Qc7 13 Nf5 Bf4 14 Bb4 0-0-0 15 Ne3 Rhe8 16 c3 a5 17 Ba3 b5 18 Qc2 Nb6 19 b3 Nbd5 20 Bc5 Nd7 21 a4 Nxc5 22 dxc5 Bxe3 23 fxe3 h6 [b4] 24 e4 Nf4 25 b4 axb4 26 cxb4 Nd3 27 Reb1 Ne5 28 axb5 cxb5 29 Ra8+ Kb7 30 Rxd8 [Ra5] Nxf3+ 31 gxf3 Rxd8 32 Rd1 Rc8?! 33 Qd3 Qc6 34 Qd7+ Rc7 35 Qxc6+ Kxc6 36 Rd6+ Kb7 37 Rb6+ 1-0

Grant Perks vs. Matt Rosen [B13]
1 e4 c6 2 c4 d5 3 exd5 cxd5 4 d4 Nf6 5 Nc3 Bf5 6 Nf3 Nc6 7 Bg5 dxc4 8 Bxc4 e6 9 Bxf6 Qxf6 10 d5 0-0-0 11 0-0 Bg4 12 Be2 Bxf3 13 Bxf3 Ne5 14 Be2 exd5 15 Rc1 Kb8 16 Qa4? Nc6 [d4] 17 Bf3 Qd4 18 Qb3 Qb4 19 Bxd5 Qxb3 20 Bxb3 f6 21 Rfd1 Bc5 22 Ne4 Bd4 23 Nc5 Bxc5 24 Rxc5 Rxd1+ 25 Bxd1 Rd8 26 Bf3 Ne5 27 Rc2 Nxf3+ 28 gxf3 Rd5 29 Re2 Kc7 30 Re7+ Rd7 31 Re4 Rd2 1/2-1/2

Carl Brandon Boor vs. Radu Murgescu [B35]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 g6 5 Nc3 Bg7 6 Be3 Nf6 7 Bc4 Qa5 8 0-0 0-0 9 Bb3 d6 10 h3 Bd7 11 f4 Qh5 12 Qd3 Rfc8 13 Rae1 b5 14 Nxc6 Bxc6 15 Bd4 Rd8?! 16 g4 Nxg4 17 Bxg7 Kxg7 18 hxg4 Qxg4+ 19 Kh2 b4?! 20 Nd5 1-0

David Zimbeck vs. Kyle Jones [B07]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nc3 d6 3 e4 Nbd7 4 f4 e5 5 dxe5 dxe5 6 f5?! c6 7 Bc4 Be7 8 Be3 0-0 9 h4 Nc5 10 Qf3 Qb6 11 Nge2 Qb4 12 Bd3 Nxd3+ 13 cxd3 Bc5 14 Bxc5 Qxc5 15 g4 Nd7 16 g5 g6 17 f6 Nb6 18 h5 Be6 19 Qg3 Rad8 20 Qh4 Rd7 21 Rd1 Rfd8 22 hxg6 fxg6 23 d4 Qb4 24 Kf2 Rf7 25 Rh2? exd4 26 Qh6? Qc5 [Rdd7] 27 b4 Qe5 [Qxb4] 28 Rdh1 Bf5 29 Qxh7+ Rxh7 30 Rxh7 Rd7 31 Rh8+ Kf7 32 R1h7+ Ke6 33 Re8+ Kd6 34 Rxd7+ Nxd7 35 Rxe5 Nxe5 36 Nxd4 Bd7 37 Ke3 a6 38 Nf3 Nf7 39 e5+ Kc7 40 Kf4 Be6 41 a3 Nd8 42 Ne4 Bd5 43 Nh4 Ne6+ 44 Ke3 Bxe4 45 Kxe4 Nxg5+ 46 Ke3 Kd7 47 Nxg6 Ke8 48 Kf4 Ne6+ 49 Ke4 b6 50 Nf4 Ng5+?! 51 Kf5 Nf7 52 e6 Nd6+ 53 Ke5 [Kg6] Nc4+ 54 Kd4 Nxa3?? 55 f7+ Ke7 56 Ng6+ 1-0

Mike Frithiof vs. Grant Perks [C33]
1 f4 e5 2 e4 exf4 3 Bc4 d5 4 exd5 Qh4+ 5 Kf1 f3 6 Bb5+ c6 7 Nxf3 Qb4 8 Qe2+ Be7 9 dxc6 bxc6 10 Bc4 Nf6 11 b3 Qd6 12 Ba3 c5 13 d4 Nbd7 14 Nc3 0-0 15 Nb5 Qf4 16 Qxe7 Bb7 17 Qd6 Qf5 18 Bd3 Ne4 19 Qc7 Ba6 20 Qc6 Bxb5 21 Qxb5 Nd2+ 22 Ke2 Nxf3 23 gxf3 Rfe8+ 24 Kf2 Qh3 25 Rag1 Qh4+ 26 Rg3 Qxd4+ 27 Kg2 Re5 28 Qc4 Qf4?? 29 Qxf4 Re2+ 30 Bxe2 Re8 31 Bc4 Ne5 32 Bb2 Ng6 33 Qxf7+ Kh8 34 Qxe8+ Nf8 1-0

Andy Nicol vs. Carl Brandon Boor [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 Nc3 Nf6 5 0-0 d6 6 h3 0-0 7 d3 Be6 8 Bb3 h6 9 Be3 Bxe3 10 fxe3 d5 11 exd5 Nxd5 12 Nxd5 Bxd5 13 e4 Bxb3 14 axb3 Qe7 15 Qe1 Rfd8 16 Qg3 Rd6 17 Nh4 Nd4 18 Nf5 Nxf5 19 exf5 f6 20 Qe3 Rc6 21 c3 Qc5 22 Rfe1 a6 23 Ra4 Rd8 24 Qxc5 Rxc5 25 Rc4 Rxc4 26 dxc4 Rd2 27 Rb1 h5 28 b4 Kh7 29 c5 c6 30 Rf1 Kh6 31 h4 g6 32 fxg6 Kxg6 33 Rf2 Rxf2 34 Kxf2 Kf5 35 Kf3 e4+ 36 Ke3 Ke5 37 g3 Kf5 38 b3 Ke5 39 Kf2 f5 40 Ke3 Kd5 41 Kd2 a5 42 c4+ Kd4 43 bxa5 Kxc5 44 Kc3 Kd6 45 b4 Ke5 46 b5 cxb5 47 cxb5 Kd5 48 Kb4 Kd4 49 a6 bxa6 50 bxa6 e3 51 a7 e2 52 a8Q e1Q+ 53 Kb5 Qb1+ 0-1

Radu Murgescu vs. Matt Rosen [B19]
1 e4 c6 2 d4 d5 3 Nd2 dxe4 4 Nxe4 Bf5 5 Ng3 Bg6 6 h4 h6 7 Nf3 Nd7 8 h5 Bh7 9 Bd3 Bxd3 10 Qxd3 e6 11 Bf4 Ngf6 12 c4 Bb4+ 13 Bd2 Bd6 14 0-0-0 Bxg3 15 fxg3 Nc5 16 Qe2 Nce4 17 Bf4 Qa5 18 Kb1 0-0-0 19 Ne5 Rhf8 20 Rd3 Rde8 21 Rhd1 Rd8 22 Re3 Nd6 23 Ra3 Qb6 24 c5 Qb5 25 Qc2 Nf5 26 Rxa7 Nd7 27 Nc4 Nxc5 28 Ra8+ Kd7 29 dxc5+ Ke7 30 Raxd8 Rxd8 31 Rxd8 Kxd8 32 Qd3+ Ke8 33 g4 Qxc5 34 gxf5 1-0

David Zimbeck vs. Mike Frithiof [A80]
1 d4 f5 2 Bg5 d6 3 e3 c6 4 Nf3 Nd7 5 Bd3 g6 6 g4 fxg4 7 Nh4? Ndf6 [Qa5+!] 8 Nd2 Bh6 9 Bxh6 Nxh6 10 Ne4?! Nxe4 11 Bxe4 d5 12 Bd3 e5 13 Bxg6+ hxg6 14 Nxg6 Rg8 15 Nxe5 Qh4 16 c4 g3 17 cxd5 gxf2+ 18 Kd2 Rg2 19 Rf1 Ng4 20 Qf3! Nxe5 21 Qxg2 Nc4+ 22 Kd3 Qh7+ 23 e4 cxd5 24 Qxf2 dxe4+? [Qxe4+] 25 Kc3 Qc7? 26 Qf8+ Kd7 27 Rf7+ 1-0


Section B

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Benjamin B. Snow

1745

W7

W3

D2

2.5

2

Scott Ramer

1725

W8

W5

D1

2.5

3

Frederic A. Whitacre

1805

W4

L1

W5

2

4

Robert Goldberger

1718

L3

W7

W6

2

5

Phil Binau

Unrated

W6

L2

L3

1

6

Donald Opalinski

1796

L5

W8

L4

1

7

Russell W. Bailey

1307

L1

L4

D8

0.5

8

John Ogden

1678

L2

L6

D7

0.5

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

In Section B, Ben Snow, Grove City, and Scott Ramer, a freshman at Lehman High School, split the $75 prize money.

Ben Snow vs. Russell Bailey [A45]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Bg5 g6 3 Bxf6 exf6 4 Nf3 Bg7 5 Nbd2 0-0 6 e3 d6 7 Bd3 f5 8 c3 Nc6 9 Qc2 Qe7 10 h4 Nb8 11 h5 Nd7 12 hxg6 fxg6 13 0-0-0 Nf6 14 e4 fxe4 15 Nxe4 Nxe4 16 Bxe4 Bf5 17 Rde1 Bxe4 18 Rxe4 Qf7 19 Reh4 h6 20 Rg4 Rae8 21 Rxg6 Qf5 22 Qxf5 Rxf5 23 Kd1 [Kd2] Kh7 [Kf7] 24 Rg3 Rf6 25 Rh4 Rfe6? 26 Ng5+! 1-0

Scott Ramer vs. John Ogden [B75]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 g6 6 Be3 Bg7 7 f3 a6 8 Qd2 0-0 9 0-0-0 Nc6 10 Bc4 Ne5 11 Bb3 Qc7 12 Bg5 b5 [Nc4] 13 Bxf6 Bxf6 14 Nd5 Qa7 15 Nxf6+ exf6 16 h4 Qd7 17 h5 Kg7?? [g5] 18 hxg6 fxg6 19 Rxh7+ [Qh6+] Kxh7 20 Rh1+ Kg7 21 Qh6# 1-0

Fred Whitacre vs. Robert Goldberger [C06]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nd2 Nf6 4 e5 Nfd7 5 c3 c5 6 Ndf3 Nc6 7 Bd3 cxd4 8 cxd4 Qb6 9 Ne2 f6 10 exf6 Nxf6 11 0-0 Bd6 12 a3 0-0 13 b4 Bd7 14 Bb2 Kh8 15 Rc1 Rac8 16 Ng3 a6 17 Bb1 e5? 18 Rxc6 [dxe5] Bxc6 19 dxe5 Ng4? 20 exd6 Qd8?? 21 Nf5 [Qd3] Bb5? 22 Bxg7+ Kg8 23 Bxf8 Bxf1 24 Be7 Qb6 25 N3d4 1-0

Phil Binau vs. Donald Opalinski [B18]
1 e4 c6 2 d4 d5 3 Nc3 dxe4 4 Nxe4 Bf5 5 Ng3 Bg6 6 Nf3 Nd7 7 Bd3 Bxd3 8 Qxd3 Qc7 9 0-0 e6 10 Re1 0-0-0 11 c3 Bd6 12 Ne4 Ngf6 13 Nxd6+ Qxd6 14 Qc2 h6 15 Ne5 Qe7 16 Nxd7 Rxd7 17 Bf4 Nh5 18 Be3 Qd6 19 a4 Nf6 20 h3 Nd5 21 a5 Nxe3 22 fxe3 Qc7 23 b4 Rd5 24 c4 Rg5 25 c5 Qg3 26 Kh1 Rf5 27 Re2 Rd8 28 a6 Rd7 29 axb7+ Rxb7 30 Qa4 Qc7 31 Rb2 Rd5 32 Qa6 Kb8 33 b5 Rxb5 34 Rxb5+ cxb5 35 Rb1 Rf5?? 36 Qxb5+ Kc8 37 Qe8+ Qd8 38 Rb8+ Kxb8 39 Qxd8+ Kb7 40 Qd7+ 1-0

Ben Snow vs. Fred Whitacre [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 0-0 5 e4 c5 6 dxc5 Qa5 7 Bd3 Qxc5 8 0-0 d6 9 Nb3 Qc7 10 h3 a5 11 Qd2 Re8 12 Nbd4 Nc6 13 Nb5 Qb8 14 c3 Nd7 15 a4 Nde5 16 Be2 Be6 17 Nfd4 Nc4 18 Qc1 Nxd4 19 Nxd4 Qc8 20 Nxe6 Qxe6 21 Qc2 h6 22 Bh4 Ne5 23 Rad1 g5 24 Bg3 Ng6 25 Bg4 Qc4 26 Bd7 Red8 27 Bb5 Qc5 28 Rd5 Qc7 29 Be2 Ne5 30 Qb3 e6 31 Rb5 Rd7 32 Rd1 Kh7 33 f3 Ng6 34 Bf2 Nf4 35 Bf1 d5 36 Bb6 Qc6 37 Rc5 Qd6 38 exd5 Nxd5 39 Rxa5?! Rxa5 [Qxb6+] 40 Bxa5 Qc5+ 41 Kh1 Qxa5 42 c4 Nb6 43 Rxd7 Nxd7 44 Qd3+ Qf5 45 Qxd7 Qb1 46 Qd3+ Qxd3 47 Bxd3+ Kg8 48 b4 Kf8 49 Kg1 Ke8 50 Kf2 Bd4+ 51 Ke2 Kd7 52 Be4 Kc7 53 Kd3 e5 54 g4 b6 55 Bd5 f6 56 Ke4 Bc3 57 b5 Kd6 58 Kf5 Ke7 59 Kg6 Bd4 60 Kxh6 Be3 61 Kg6 Bf4? 62 Kf5 [c5] Be3 63 Ke4 Bd4 64 Bb7 Kd6 65 Kf5 Ke7 66 Bc8 Be3 67 Ke4 Bf2 68 Kd5 Be3 69 Kc6 Bd4 70 Bf5 Be3 71 a5 bxa5 72 b6 a4 73 Kc7 a3 74 Bb1 Bd4 75 b7 Ba7 76 b8Q Bxb8+ 77 Kxb8 Kd6 78 Kb7 Kc5 79 Ba2 Kd4 80 c5 Ke3 81 c6 Kxf3 82 c7 e4 83 c8Q e3 84 Qf5+ Kg3 85 Qxf6 Kxh3 86 Qf3+ Kh4 87 Be6 e2 88 Qf2+ Kh3 89 Qxe2 1-0

Phil Binau vs. Scott Ramer [B70]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 g6 6 Bg5 Bg7 7 Qd2 0-0 8 0-0-0 Nc6 9 Nxc6 bxc6 10 h4 Rb8 11 f3 Nh5 12 Bc4 Be6 13 Bxe6 fxe6 14 Be3 Qa5 15 Bd4 Qb4 16 b3 e5 17 Be3 a5 18 Nb1 Qb5 19 a4 Qa6 20 Na3 Rb4 21 Qe1 Rfb8 22 Bd2 Rxa4 23 bxa4 Qb6 24 Nb5 cxb5 25 Bxa5 Bh6+ 26 Bd2 Bxd2+ 27 Qxd2 bxa4 28 Qd5+ Kf8 29 Rhe1? Qb2+ 30 Kd2 Qb4+ [Rc8] 31 Kc1 Nf4 32 Qa2 Nd3+ 33 cxd3 Rc8+ 34 Qc2 Rxc2+ 35 Kxc2 Qb3+ 36 Kd2 a3 37 Rb1 Qa2+ 38 Ke3 Qxg2 39 Rg1 Qh2 40 Ra1 a2 41 Rh1 Qb2 42 f4?! exf4+ 43 Kxf4 Qf2+ 44 Kg4 h5+ 45 Kg5 Kg7 46 Rhf1 Qg3# 0-1

Robert Goldberger vs. Russell Bailey [E65]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 g6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 g3 0-0 5 Bg2 d6 6 Nf3 c5 7 0-0 cxd4 8 Nxd4 a6 9 h3 Qc7 10 Nd5 Nxd5 11 cxd5 Nd7 12 Be3 Ne5 13 Rc1 Qd8 14 Qc2 Nd7 15 b4 Bxd4 16 Bxd4 Nf6 17 Qc7 Bd7 18 Bb6 Qxc7 19 Rxc7 Rac8 20 Rfc1 Rxc7 21 Rxc7 Rc8 22 e4 Rxc7 23 Bxc7 Bb5 24 f3 Kf8 25 Kf2 Ke8 26 Ke3 Kd7 27 Bb6 e6 28 dxe6+ Kxe6 29 f4 h5 30 f5+ Ke7 31 fxg6 fxg6 32 e5 dxe5 33 Bxb7 Kd6 34 Bc5+ Ke6 35 Kf2 Kf5 36 Ke3 Ke6 37 Bf3 Kf5 38 Be7 Ke6 39 Bxf6 Kxf6 40 Be4 Bd7 41 h4 Bb5 42 Bd3 Bxd3 43 Kxd3 1-0

Donald Opalinski vs. John Ogden [E07]
1 Nf3 Nf6 2 d4 d5 3 c4 e6 4 g3 Nbd7 5 Bg2 Be7 6 0-0 0-0 7 Nbd2 c5 8 cxd5 Nxd5 9 e4 N5b6 10 dxc5 Nxc5 11 Qc2 Bd7 12 Rd1 Rc8 13 Nb3 Qc7 14 Bf4 Qd8 15 Ne5 Nxb3 16 Qxb3 Bf6? 17 Nxd7 Nxd7 18 Bd6 [Qxb7] Re8 19 Qxb7 Be7 [Qb6] 20 e5 Bxd6 21 exd6 Nc5 22 Qxa7 e5? 23 Rac1 [d7] 1-0

Scott Ramer vs. Ben Snow [C30]
1 e4 e5 2 f4 Nf6 3 Nf3 Nxe4 4 d3 Nc5 5 fxe5 d5 6 d4 Ne6 7 Bd3 Be7 8 0-0 c5 9 c3 c4 10 Bc2 0-0 11 b3 cxb3 12 axb3 f6 13 Qd3 g6 14 Bh6 Rf7 15 Nbd2 Ng7 16 Bxg7 Bf5 17 Qb5 Bxc2 18 Qxb7 Nd7 19 e6 Rxg7 20 exd7 Bf8 21 Qxd5+ Kh8 22 Ra2 Rxd7 23 Qa5 Qxa5 24 Rxa5 Rc7 25 c4 Bxb3? 26 Ra6?! Kg7 White is winning [Bxc4] 1/2-1/2

Fred Whitacre vs. Phil Binau [C62]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 d6 4 0-0 Bd7 5 d4 exd4 6 Nxd4 Nxd4 7 Bxd7+ Qxd7 8 Qxd4 Nf6 9 Bf4 Be7 10 Nc3 0-0 11 Rad1 a6 12 Rfe1 c5 13 Qd3 Qc6 14 Bxd6 Bxd6 [Rad8] 15 Qxd6 Qxd6 16 Rxd6 1-0

Robert Goldberger vs. Donald Opalinski [A52]
1 d4 Nf6 2 c4 e5 3 dxe5 Ng4 4 Nf3 Nc6 5 Bf4 Bb4+ 6 Nbd2 Qe7 7 a3 Ngxe5 8 Nxe5 Nxe5 9 e3 Bxd2+ 10 Qxd2 d6 11 Be2 Bd7 12 0-0 Bc6 13 b4 Ng6 14 Bg3 0-0 15 Rfd1 Nh4 16 f3 Nf5 17 Bf2 Qg5 18 e4 Qxd2 19 Rxd2 Ne7 20 b5 Be8 21 c5 Nc8 22 cxd6 cxd6 23 Rc1 a6 24 a4 f5 25 Rc7 axb5 26 axb5 Bxb5? 27 Bxb5 Ra5 28 Bf1 fxe4 29 Bd4 1-0

John Ogden vs. Russell Bailey [C66]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 d6 4 0-0 Nf6 5 Re1 Bd7 6 c3 Be7 7 d4 exd4 8 cxd4 0-0 9 Nc3 Re8 10 a3 Bf8 11 Qc2 Bg4 12 d5 Bxf3 13 dxc6 bxc6 14 Bxc6 Bg4 15 Bxa8 Qxa8 16 f3 Bd7 17 Be3 Qb7 18 Qf2 a5 19 Re2 d5 20 exd5 Nxd5 21 Nxd5 Qxd5 22 Rd2 Qe6 23 Re1 Bc5? 24 Rd3 [Rxd7!] Bb5 25 Rc3 Bd4 26 Bxd4 Qxe1+ 27 Qxe1 Rxe1+ 28 Kf2 Re7 29 Rc5 c6 30 Re5 Rxe5 31 Bxe5 1/2-1/2


Section C

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Daniel G. Whittecar

1551

D5

W6

W2

2.5

2

Boris Dvorkin

1523

W7

W4

L1

2

3

Blair Koman

1547

L6

W5

W7

2

4

Jeff Bookman

1414

W8

L2

W6

2

5

Walter B. Bagnall

1515

D1

L3

W8

1.5

6

David H. Raymond

1351

W3

L1

L4

1

7

Michael Dondelewski

1350

L2

W8

L3

1

8

Charlie Custer

1548

L4

L7

L5

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

In Section C, Dan Whittecar, Columbus, won $50. Boris Dvorkin, a 9th grader at Bexley High School, Blair Koman, Newark, and Jeff Bookman, Columbus, split the second prize money of $25.

Dan Whittecar vs. Walter Bagnall [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 d6 5 e3 0-0 6 Bd3 Nbd7 7 0-0 a6 8 Qe2 Re8 9 c4 c5 10 Rab1 e5 11 dxe5 dxe5 12 Ne4 Qc7 13 Bxf6 Nxf6 14 Nxf6+ Bxf6 15 Be4 Bg4 16 h3 Bd7 17 Rfd1 Rad8 18 Rd2 Bc6 19 Bxc6 Qxc6 20 Rbd1 Rxd2 21 Rxd2 e4 22 Nh2 Qc7 23 Rd5 Rd8 24 Rxd8+ Qxd8 25 b3 Bg7 26 Qc2 f5 27 Nf1 Kf7 28 Nd2 Qf6 [Qd3] 29 Kf1 Qc3 30 Qxc3 Bxc3 1/2-1/2

Michael Dondelewski vs. Boris Dvorkin [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 c3 d6 4 Bd3 Bg4 5 Be2 Nf6 6 d3 Be7 7 0-0 Qd7 8 Nbd2 0-0-0 9 d4?! exd4 10 cxd4 d5 11 e5 Ne4 12 Nb3 Be6 13 Be3 a6 14 a3 f5 15 exf6 Bxf6 16 Rc1 g5 17 Ne5?! Bxe5 18 dxe5 g4? 19 f3 [Rxc6!] gxf3 20 Bxf3 Nxe5 21 Bxe4 dxe4 22 Nc5 Qe7 [Qxd1] 23 Qa4 Bd5 24 Kh1 Ng4 25 Bd4 Qh4 26 h3?? Rhg8 27 Kg1 e3 [Ne3] 28 Nxa6 bxa6 29 Qxa6+ Bb7 30 Qc4 Qe7 [Qg3] 31 hxg4 [Rf7] Rxg4 32 Rc2 Rgxd4 33 Qe2 Rg8 34 Rfc1 Rxg2+ 35 Qxg2 Bxg2 36 Rxc7+ Qxc7 37 Rxc7+ Kxc7 38 Kxg2 e2 39 Kf2 Re4 40 b4 e1Q+ 0-1

Jeff Bookman vs. Charlie Custer [A43]
1 d4 c5 2 d5 d6 3 c4 g6 4 Nc3 Bg7 5 Qc2 Bf5 6 e4 Bd7 7 g3 Nf6 8 Bg2 Qc8 9 Bg5 h6 10 Bd2 Na6 11 a3 Nc7 12 Nge2 a6 13 0-0 g5 14 Na4 Bxa4 15 Qxa4+ b5 16 Qc2 e5 17 Ba5 bxc4 18 Qxc4 Nb5 19 Rac1 0-0 20 a4 Nd4 21 Nxd4 exd4 22 b4 Nd7 23 f4 Re8 24 Rfe1 cxb4 25 Bxb4 Qxc4 26 Rxc4 Nb6 27 Rc6 Nxa4 28 Bxd6 a5 29 e5 Nc3 30 Bc7 a4 31 d6 a3 32 Rxc3! dxc3 33 Bxa8 Rxa8 34 d7 Kf8 35 d8Q+ Rxd8 36 Bxd8 gxf4 37 gxf4 1-0

Blair Koman vs. David Raymond [C00]
1 e4 e6 2 Nf3 Bc5 3 d4 Bb6 4 c3 Ne7 5 Bd3 d5 6 b4 a5 7 b5 c5 8 e5 cxd4 9 cxd4 Nd7 10 Na3 Nf8 11 Bg5 Nfg6 12 Rc1 h6 13 Bd2 Bd7 14 h4 Nf5 15 Bxf5 exf5 16 h5 Ne7 17 Qb3 0-0 18 Nc2 a4 19 Qd3 Ba5 20 0-0 Bxd2 21 Nxd2 f4 22 Rfe1?! Rc8 [Bg4] 23 Na3 Qa5 24 Ndb1 Rxc1 25 Rxc1 Rc8 26 Rc5? Qe1+ [Rxc5] 27 Qf1 Qxf1+ 28 Kxf1 Rxc5 29 dxc5 d4 30 Nd2 Nd5 31 Ndc4 g6 32 hxg6 fxg6 33 Nd6 Nc3 34 b6 Bc6 35 Nac4 Nxa2 36 e6 Kf8 37 Ne5 Nb4 38 Nxg6+ Kg7 39 Ne5? Kf6 [a3] 40 Nxc6 Nxc6 41 e7 Nxe7 42 Ne4+ Ke5 43 f3 a3 44 Nd2 Kd5 45 Ke2 a2 46 Nb3 Kc4 47 Na1 Kc3 48 Kd1 Kb2 0-1

David Raymond vs. Dan Whittecar [C11]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 Nd2 dxe4 4 Nxe4 Nf6 5 Bg5 Be7 6 Nxf6+ Bxf6 7 Bxf6 Qxf6 8 Nf3 0-0 9 Bd3 Bd7 10 0-0 Bc6 11 Ne5 Rd8 12 c3 Qg5 13 Qg4 Qxg4 14 Nxg4 Nd7 15 Rad1 h5 16 Ne5 Nxe5 17 dxe5 Rd5 18 Rfe1 Rad8 19 Bc2 Rd2 20 b4 Kf8 21 Bb3 Ke7 22 Rxd2 Rxd2 23 g3 Bf3 24 a4 Rb2 25 Bc4 Rc2 26 Re3 Rc1+ 27 Bf1 Bd5 28 f4 Bc4 29 Rf3 Bxf1 30 Rxf1 Rxc3 31 Rd1 Rc4 32 Rb1 b6 33 Kg2 c5 34 bxc5 Rxc5 35 Kh3 Rc2 36 a5 Rc6 37 axb6 axb6 38 Kh4 Kd7 39 Kxh5 Kc7 40 Rb3 Kb7 41 Kg5 Rc7 42 h4 Ka6 43 h5 b5 44 h6 gxh6+ 45 Kxh6 Ka5 46 Kg5 Ka4 47 Rb1 b4 48 Ra1+ Kb3 49 Rb1+ Ka3 50 f5 exf5 51 Kxf5 b3 52 Ra1+ Kb2 53 Ra6 Kc2 54 Rb6 b2 55 e6 Rc5+ 56 Kf6 fxe6 57 Rxe6?? b1Q 0-1

Boris Dvorkin vs. Jeff Bookman [C42]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nf6 3 Nc3 d6 4 Bc4 Bg4 5 d3 Be7 6 Bg5 Nbd7 7 Qd2 0-0 8 h3 Be6 9 0-0-0 Nc5 10 Bxf6 Bxf6 11 g4 Bxc4 12 dxc4 Ne6 13 h4 h6 14 Rdg1 Nd4 15 Nxd4 exd4 16 Ne2 Bxh4 17 f4?! Bf2! 18 Kb1 Bxg1 19 Rxg1 c5 20 g5 h5 21 f5 g6 22 Nf4 Qe8 23 Nd5 Qd8 24 Nf6+ Kh8 25 Qd3 a6 26 Rh1 Kg7 27 e5?! dxe5?? [Rh8] 28 Nxh5+! gxh5 29 f6+ Qxf6 30 gxf6+ Kxf6 31 Rxh5 Rg8 32 Qf5+ Ke7 33 Qxe5+ Kd8 34 Qd5+ [Qd6+] Kc8 35 Qxc5+ Kb8 36 Qd6+ Ka7 37 Qxd4+ Kb8 38 a3 1-0

Walter Bagnall vs. Blair Koman [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 0-0 Bc5 5 d4 exd4 6 e5 d5 7 exf6 dxc4 8 fxg7 Rg8 9 Bh6 Qf6 10 Qd2 Be6 11 Na3?! 0-0-0 [c3] 12 Qg5 Qg6 13 Qxg6 hxg6 14 Rae1 c3 15 Ne5 Bxa2 16 bxc3 Nxe5 17 Rxe5 Bxa3 18 Ra5 Bb2 [Bc4] 19 Rxa2 Bxc3 20 Rxa7 Kb8 21 Ra3 Rd5 22 Rb1 b5 23 Be3?! b4 24 Rab3 c5 25 Ra3? Rxg7 26 Ra5? dxe3 27 fxe3 Kc7 28 Rb3 Rg8 29 Kf2 Kb6 30 Ra2 Kb5 31 Ra7 f6 32 Rb1 Rd2+ 33 Kf3 Rxc2 34 Rd1 Rd2 0-1

Charlie Custer vs. Michael Dondelewski [B30]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 e5 4 0-0 h6 5 c3 Nf6 6 d4 Na5?! 7 Nxe5 Nxc4 8 Nxc4 d6? 9 dxc5 Nxe4 10 Re1 d5 11 b4 Be7 12 Ne5 Be6 13 Qa4+ Kf8 14 Bb2 Bf6 15 Nf3 a5 16 Qc2 axb4 17 cxb4 Rc8 18 Bxf6 Nxf6 19 Nbd2 b6 20 Nb3 Bg4 21 Nfd4 Bh5 22 Re6 Kg8 23 Rxb6 Bg6 24 Qe2 Kh7 25 h3 Re8 26 Qf3 Be4 27 Qe3?! Bxg2 28 Qg3 Be4 29 Nc6 Qd7 30 Nbd4 Ra8 31 Rb8?! [a4] Bg6? 32 Rxa8 Rxa8 33 Ne5 Qa4 34 Nxg6 fxg6 35 Qb3 Qe8 36 a4 Ne4 37 a5 Qe5 38 Qe3 Rf8 39 f3? Qg3+ 40 Kh1?? [Kf1] Nf2+ 0-1

Dan Whittecar vs. Boris Dvorkin [D04]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 Nf6 3 e3 c6 4 Bd3 Bg4 5 Nbd2 e6 6 c4 Be7 7 0-0 0-0 8 cxd5 cxd5 9 Qb3 Qd7 10 Ne5 Qc7 11 Nxg4 Nxg4 12 Nf3 Nd7 13 h3 Ngf6 14 Bd2 a6 [Rfc8] 15 Rfc1 Qd8?! 16 Qxb7 Rb8 17 Qxa6 Rxb2 18 Ba5 Qa8 19 Bc3 Qxa6 20 Bxa6 Rb6 21 Bd3 Bb4 22 Bxb4 Rxb4 23 Rcb1 Rxb1+ 24 Rxb1 Ra8 25 Rb2 Ne4 26 Bxe4 dxe4 27 Nd2 Nf6 28 Nc4 Nd5 29 a4 Kf8 30 a5 Ne7 31 Rb6 Nd5 32 Rc6 Ke8 33 Rc5 Kd7? 34 Nb6+ [Rxd5+] Nxb6 35 axb6 Ra1+ 36 Kh2 Rb1 37 Rc7+ Kd6 38 Rxf7 Rxb6 39 Rxg7 Rb2 40 Kg3 e5 41 dxe5+ Kxe5 42 Rxh7 Kf5 43 h4 Rb6 44 Rh5+ Kg6 45 Rg5+ Kh6 46 Kf4 Rf6+ 47 Rf5 Rg6 48 g3 Re6 49 g4 Kg6 50 g5 Kh5 51 Rf6! 1-0

Blair Koman vs. Michael Dondelewski [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Bc4 Bc5 5 0-0 h6 6 c3 dxc3 7 Bxf7+ Kf8 8 Nxc3 Nf6 9 Bg6 d6 10 Qb3 Qe7 11 Nd5 Nxd5 12 exd5 Nd4 13 Nxd4 Bxd4 14 Be3 Be5 15 f4 Bf6?! 16 Rae1 Qd8 17 Bf2 b6? [Bd7] 18 Re8+ Qxe8 19 Bxe8 Kxe8 20 Re1+ Kd8 21 Qc2 Bb7 22 Qf5 Bc8 23 Qg6 Bd7 24 b3 Kc8 25 g4 Kb7 26 g5 hxg5 27 fxg5 Be5 28 Rxe5! dxe5 29 Qxg7 Bg4 30 d6 Kc6 31 Qxc7+ Kb5 32 Qc4+ 1-0

Jeff Bookman vs. David Raymond [D91]
1 d4 d5 2 c4 c6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 Nf3 g6 5 Bg5 Bg7 6 e3 0-0 7 Qb3 dxc4 8 Bxc4 Nbd7 9 Rd1 Qa5 10 0-0 Nb6 11 Be2 Be6 12 Qc2 Nbd5 13 a3 Rfe8 14 Bxf6 Bxf6 15 Qc1 c5?! 16 Nxd5 Bxd5 17 Qxc5 Qxc5 18 dxc5 Bc6 19 Nd4 Rac8 20 Nxc6 Rxc6 21 b4 [Bb5] a5 22 Bb5 axb4 23 axb4 Rec8 24 Bxc6 Rxc6 25 Rd7 b6 26 cxb6 Rxb6 27 Rb1 e6 28 b5 Kf8 29 g3 Ke8 30 Ra7 Be7 31 Ra6 Rb7 32 Kf1 Bc5 33 Ke2 Bb6 34 g4 Ke7 35 h4 e5 36 Kd3 f5 37 gxf5 gxf5 38 Kc4 f4 39 exf4 Bxf2? 40 fxe5 Rc7+ 41 Kd5 Rd7+ 42 Kc6 Ke6? 43 b6 Bg3 44 Ra7 Re7 45 Rxe7+ Kxe7 46 Kd5 1-0

Charlie Custer vs. Walter Bagnall [B30]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 d6 4 d4 cxd4 5 Nxd4 Nf6 6 Nxc6 bxc6 7 e5?! Qa5+ 8 Nc3 Qxe5+ 9 Be3 Ng4 10 Qe2 Nxe3 11 Qxe3 Qxe3+ 12 fxe3 g6 13 0-0 Be6 14 Bxe6 fxe6 15 e4 Bg7 16 Nd1 Rf8 17 Rb1 Bd4+ 18 Nf2 Kd7 19 b3 Rf4 20 Rbd1 e5 21 Rde1 Raf8 22 Re2 d5 23 g3 Rxf2 24 Rfxf2 Rxf2 25 Rxf2 Kd6 26 Kg2 Bxf2 27 Kxf2 Kc5 28 c3 g5 29 Ke3 g4 30 Kd3 a5 31 a3 e6 32 b4+?! axb4 33 axb4+ Kb5 0-1


Section D

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Michael Brady

1268

D3

W7

W6

2.5

2

Douglas P. Monroe

1213

W8

W6

D3

2.5

3

Paul S. Gardner

1336

D1

W5

D2

2

4

Bruce K. Goodwin

1253

L6

W8

W7

2

5

Christian Smith

1229

D7

L3

W8

1.5

6

Naphtali Smith

1322

W4

L2

L1

1

7

David Klink

1312

D5

L1

L4

0.5

8

Steven K. Ennis

1299

L2

L4

L5

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

In Section D, Michael Brady, Wellston, and Doug Monroe, Columbus, split the $75 prize money.

Paul Gardner vs. Michael Brady [D03]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 d5 5 e3 c5 6 c3 cxd4 7 exd4 0-0 8 Bd3 Nc6 9 0-0 Bg4 10 h3 Bd7 11 Qb3 Na5 12 Qd1 b6 13 Ne5 Nc6 14 Nxd7 Qxd7 15 Re1 Rae8 16 Nf3 Qd6 17 Ne5 Nb8 18 Bb5 Rc8 19 Qf3 a6 20 Ba4 Rc7 21 Bf4 Nh5 22 Nxg6! Nxf4 23 Nxf4 1/2-1/2

Doug Monroe vs. Steven Ennis [B07]
1 e4 d6 2 d4 Nf6 3 Nc3 g6 4 Bg5 Bg7 5 Bc4 0-0 6 Nf3 Bg4 7 h3 Bxf3 8 Qxf3 Nc6 9 0-0-0 e5? 10 Nd5 Nxd4 11 Nxf6+ Kh8 12 Rxd4 exd4 13 Nxh7 Qd7 14 Nf6 Qa4 15 Bb3 [Qg3] Qb5 16 h4 c5 17 Bd5 c4 18 Nh5 [h5] c3 19 b3 f5 20 Nxg7 fxe4 21 Qxe4 Rxf2 22 Bc4 Qe5 23 Qxg6 Qxg7 24 h5 Raf8 25 Bh6 Qxg6 26 hxg6 Re8 27 Bf8# 1-0

Bruce Goodwin vs. Naphtali Smith [D03]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 d5 3 Bg5 e6 4 Nbd2 Be7 5 e3 c5 6 c3 Nc6 7 Bd3 cxd4 8 cxd4 Qb6 9 Qb3 Qxb3 10 Nxb3 Nb4 11 Bb5+ Bd7 12 Bxd7+ Nxd7 13 Kd2 f6 14 Bf4 Rc8 15 Rhc1 0-0 16 a3 Nc6 17 Nc5?! Nxc5 18 dxc5 e5 19 Bg3 Na5 20 Rc3 Rxc5 21 b4 Rxc3 22 Kxc3 Rc8+ 23 Kb2 Nc4+ 24 Kb3 Kf7 25 Rd1 Ke6 26 Ne1 a5 27 bxa5 Ra8 28 Nd3 Rxa5 29 Nb4? Rxa3+ 30 Kc2 Bxb4 0-1

David Klink vs. Christian Smith [D02]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 c6 3 Bf4 Nf6 4 e3 Bg4 5 Be2 Nbd7 6 Nbd2 e6 7 c3 Be7 8 0-0 0-0 9 h3 Bh5 10 Rc1 c5 11 a3 Qb6 12 b4 c4 13 Ne5 Bxe2 14 Qxe2 Bd6? 15 Nxd7 [Nexc4] Nxd7 16 Bxd6 Qxd6 17 e4 b5 18 exd5 exd5 19 Rfe1 Nf6 20 Qe5 Qd7 21 Qe7 Qc6 22 Qe5 Rfe8 23 Qf4 Rad8 24 f3 Rxe1+ 25 Rxe1 Re8 26 Re5 Qc8 27 Qe3 Rxe5 28 Qxe5 Qd8 29 g4 h6 30 Nf1 a6 31 Ng3 Kf8 32 Nf5 Qd7 33 Qd6+ [Nxh6] Qxd6 34 Nxd6 g6 35 Nb7 Nd7 36 Nc5 Nxc5 37 bxc5 Ke7 38 Kf2 g5 39 Ke3 f6 40 f4 Ke6 41 fxg5 hxg5 42 Kf3 a5 43 Ke3 Ke7 44 Ke2 Ke6 45 Ke3 Ke7 1/2-1/2

Michael Brady vs. David Klink [B32]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 e5 5 Nb5 d6 6 Bc4 Nf6 7 Bg5 Be7 8 Bxf6 Bxf6?! 9 Nxd6+ Kf8 10 0-0 Be6 11 Bxe6 fxe6 12 Nc3 Qe7 13 Nc4 Rd8 14 Qg4 Kf7 15 Rad1 Rd7 16 Rxd7 Qxd7 17 Rd1 Qe7 18 Nd6+ Kf8 19 Ncb5 Nd4 20 Nc8 Qe8 21 Ncd6 Qd7 22 c3? Nc6 [h5] 23 f4 exf4 24 Qxf4 e5 25 Qf5 Qxf5 26 Nxf5 g6 27 Ne3 a6 28 Rd7?! Nd8? 29 Nd5 Bg5 30 h4 Bxh4 31 g3 Bg5 32 Nd6 Rg8 33 Nxb7 Nxb7 34 Rxb7 Bd8 35 Rxh7 Rg7 36 Rxg7 Kxg7 37 Kf1 g5 38 g4 Kf7 39 Ke2 Ke6 40 Kd3 Kd6 41 b4 Kc6 42 c4 Kd6 43 a4 Kc6 44 c5 a5 45 Kc4 axb4 46 Nxb4+ Kb7 47 Kb5 Bc7 48 Nd5 Bd8 49 a5 Ka7 50 c6 Kb8 51 a6 Ka8 52 c7 Bxc7 53 Nxc7+ Kb8 54 Kb6 Kc8 55 a7 Kd7 56 a8Q Kd6 57 Qd5+ [Qd8#] Ke7 58 Qxe5+ Kf7 59 Kc6 Kf8 60 Kd7 Kf7 1-0

Naphtali Smith vs. Doug Monroe [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 Nc3 d6 5 h3 Nge7 6 Ng5! Be6?! 7 Bxe6 fxe6 8 Nxe6 Qd7 9 Nxg7+ Kd8 10 d3 Rg8 11 Bh6 Nd4 12 Ne2?! Nec6?! 13 c3?! [Nxd4] Nxe2 14 Qxe2 Rxg7 15 Bxg7 Qxg7 16 Qg4 Qf7 17 0-0 Ne7 18 Qf3?! Qxf3 19 gxf3 Kd7 20 Kh2 Rf8 21 Kg2 Ng6 22 Rg1 Nf4+ 23 Kh2 Nxd3 24 Rg7+ Kc6 25 Rxh7 Rxf3 26 Rf1 Nxb2 27 Kg2 Rxc3 28 h4 Nd3 29 Rf7 Nf4+ 30 Rxf4 exf4 31 h5 Bd4 32 h6 Rc5 33 Rh1 Rc2 34 Rf1 Rxa2 35 Kf3 Be5 36 Rg1 Ra3+ 37 Kg4 Ra2 38 Kf3 b5 39 Rg5 Ra1 40 Kg2 f3+ 41 Kxf3 Rh1 42 Rg6 b4 43 Kg2 Rh2+ 44 Kf3 b3 45 Ke3 b2 46 Rg1 Rxh6 47 f4 Rh3+ 48 Ke2 Bxf4 49 e5 Bxe5 [Bc1] 50 Kd2 Rb3 51 Rb1 a5 52 Kc2 a4 53 Kd2 a3 54 Ke2 a2 55 Kd2 axb1Q 56 Ke2 Qc2+ 0-1

Christian Smith vs. Paul Gardner [B33]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e5 6 Ndb5 d6 7 Bg5 a6 8 Na3 b5 9 Nd5 Qa5+?! 10 Bd2 Qd8 11 Bg5 Be7 12 Bd3 Nxd5 13 Bxe7? Ndxe7 0-1

Steven Ennis vs. Bruce Goodwin [A07]
1 Nf3 Nf6 2 g3 d5 3 Bg2 g6 4 0-0 Bg7 5 d3 0-0 6 c3 c5 7 Be3 b6 8 Nbd2 Bb7 9 d4 cxd4 10 Nxd4 e6 11 Qc2 Nbd7 12 f4 Ng4 13 Bf2 Nxf2 14 Rxf2 Rc8 15 Rd1? Bxd4 16 e4 Bxf2+ 17 Kxf2 dxe4 18 Bxe4 Bxe4 19 Nxe4 Qe7?? 20 Ng5? [Rxd7!] Nf6 21 h3 Rfd8 22 Re1 Rc6 23 g4 Rcd6 24 Kg3 Rd3+ 25 Nf3 Qb7 26 Rf1 Re3 27 Qg2 Rdd3 28 f5? Ne4+ [Qc7+] 29 Kh4? Qe7+ 30 g5 Rxf3 31 f6 Qc5 32 Re1 Rxh3+! 33 Qxh3 Rxh3+ [Qxg5#] 34 Kxh3 Nxg5+ 35 Kg4 Qf5+ 36 Kg3 Qf3+ 37 Kh2 Qf2+ 38 Kh1 Nf3 0-1

Naphtali Smith vs. Michael Brady [C42]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nf6 3 Nc3 Bb4 4 d4?! exd4 5 Qxd4 Nc6 6 Qd3 0-0 7 Bg5 Re8 8 0-0-0 Bxc3 9 Qxc3?! Nxe4 10 Bxd8 Nxc3 11 bxc3 Rxd8 12 Bc4 d6 13 Ng5 Ne5 14 Bb3 h6 15 Nf3?! Nxf3 16 gxf3 Bf5 17 Rhg1 Re8 18 Rde1 Rxe1+ 19 Rxe1 Kf8 20 Kd2 Re8 21 Rxe8+ Kxe8 22 Ke3 Ke7 23 Kf4 Bd7 24 h4 f6 25 a3 g5+ 26 hxg5 fxg5+ 27 Kg3 Kf6 28 f4 g4 29 Bd5 c6 30 Bg2 b5 31 f3 gxf3 32 Bxf3 a5 33 Kh4 Be8 34 Be4 c5 35 Kg4 Bf7 36 Bd3 Be8 37 Be4 b4 38 axb4 a4! 39 bxc5 dxc5 40 Bd5 Bf7 0-1

Doug Monroe vs. Paul Gardner [B20]
1 e4 c5 2 Bc4 Nc6 3 d3 Nf6 4 Bg5 h6 5 Bxf6 exf6 6 Nc3 d6 7 Nd5 Be6 8 c3 Be7 9 Nf3 0-0 10 Nh4 Re8 11 0-0 a6 12 Nf5 Bxf5 13 exf5 b5 14 Bb3 Ra7 15 Nf4 Qc8 16 Qg4 Ne5 17 Bxf7+? Kxf7 18 Qh5+ Kg8 19 Ne6 Bf8 20 d4 cxd4 21 cxd4 Nf7 22 Qg4 Ng5 23 Rac1 Qd7 24 d5 Rc8 25 Rfe1 Rxc1 26 Rxc1 Be7 27 f4 Nxe6 28 fxe6 Qd8 29 Qg6 Rc7 30 Rf1 Rc8 31 f5 Rc2 32 h3 Rxb2 33 Rf4 Re2?! [Kh8] 34 Rh4 Kh8 [Qc8] 35 Rxh6+! gxh6 36 Qxh6+ Kg8 37 Qg6+ Kh8 1/2-1/2

Bruce Goodwin vs. David Klink [D02]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 Bg4 3 Nbd2 Nc6 4 e3 Nf6 5 c4 e6 6 a3 Be7 7 Bd3 0-0 8 0-0 e5 9 dxe5 Nxe5 10 Be2 Nxf3+ 11 Bxf3 Bxf3 12 Qxf3 c6 13 cxd5 Qxd5 14 Qg3 Bd6 15 Qf3 Qxf3 16 Nxf3 Rad8 17 b4 Rfe8 18 Bb2 Be7 19 Nd4 Nd5 20 Nf5 Bf6 21 Bxf6 Nxf6 22 Rfd1 g6 23 Ng3 Kg7 24 Kf1 Nd5 25 Ne2 Nb6 26 Ke1 Nc4 27 Nd4 Ne5 28 h3 Rd7?! 29 f4 Nc4 30 Nf5+ gxf5 31 Rxd7 Nxe3 32 Kf2 Nc2?! 33 Ra2 Ne3 34 Re2 Ng4+? 35 hxg4 Rxe2+ 36 Kxe2 fxg4 37 Rxb7 h5 38 g3 Kg6 39 Rxa7 h4 40 gxh4 f5 41 Kf2 Kh5 42 Kg3 Kg6 43 Ra6 Kh5 44 Rb6 c5 45 a4 cxb4 46 a5 b3 47 a6 b2 48 a7 b1Q 49 Rxb1 Kh6 50 a8Q Kh5 51 Qg8 Kh6 52 Rb6+ Kh5 53 Qg5# 1-0

Steven Ennis vs. Christian Smith [A27]
1 c4 e5 2 Nc3 Nc6 3 Nf3 g6 4 e4 Bg7 5 Be2 d6 6 a3 Nf6 7 b4 a6 8 d3 Bd7 9 Bg5 0-0 10 Nd5 h6?! 11 Be3 [Nxf6+] Re8 12 h3 Be6 13 Rc1 Qd7?! 14 Qd2 [Nxf6+] g5 15 Nh2 Ne7 16 Bxg5? hxg5 17 Qxg5 Bxd5 18 cxd5 Ng6 19 Bg4 Nxg4 20 hxg4? Nf4 21 Rc3 Nxg2+ 22 Kf1 Nf4 23 Nf3 Qa4 24 Rxc7? Qd1+ 25 Ne1 Qe2+ 26 Kg1 Qxe1+ 27 Kh2 Qxf2# 0-1


Section E

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Kasun Waidyavatue

1127

W8

W6

D2

2.5

2

Thomas K. Wolber

1064

W4

D7

D1

2

3

Jeffrey H. Rosen

1001

W7

D2

D5

2

4

Mikhail Kasvin

856

L2

W7

W6

2

5

William C. Martin

Unrated

L6

W8

D3

1.5

6

Chalmers W. Schell

1025

W5

L1

L4

1

7

Stephen Shramo

Unrated

L3

L4

W8

1

8

Dave Schick

863

L1

L5

L7

0

W=Win D=Draw L=Loss

In Section E, Kasun Waidyavatue, a 2nd grader at Indian Run in Columbus and the 17th ranked U.S. player aged 8 & under, won $50. Tom Wolber, Delaware, Jeff Rosen, Hilliard, and Mikhail Kasvin, Bexley, split the second prize money of $25.

Kasun Waidyovatue vs. Dave Schick [B01]
1 e4 d5 2 exd5 Nf6 3 d4 Nxd5 4 c4 Nf6 5 Nc3 Nc6 6 Nf3 Bg4 7 Be3 e5 8 dxe5 Qxd1+ 9 Nxd1 Bxf3 10 gxf3 Nxe5 11 Be2 Bb4+ 12 Nc3 Bxc3+ 13 bxc3 0-0 14 0-0-0 Rfd8 15 Bd4 Nc6 16 Rhg1 Nxd4 17 cxd4 g6 18 d5 b5 19 cxb5 Rxd5 20 Rxd5 Nxd5 21 Kb2 Rb8 22 Bc4 c6 23 Bxd5 Rxb5+? [cxd5] 24 Bb3 a5 25 a4 Rb4 26 Rg4 c5 27 Rxb4 cxb4 28 Kc2 Kf8 29 Kd3 Ke7 30 Kc4 Kd6 31 Kb5 f5 32 Kxa5 Kc6 33 Kxb4 Kb6 34 a5+ Ka6 35 Bc4+ Ka7 36 a6 Kb6 37 Bb5 g5 38 Kc4 g4 39 fxg4 fxg4 40 Kd5 h5 41 Ke5 h4 42 Kf4 g3 43 fxg3 hxg3 44 hxg3 Kxb5 45 a7 Kc4 46 a8Q Kd3 47 Qe4+ Kc3 48 Qd5 Kc2 49 Qf3 Kb2 50 Qd3 Ka1 51 Qe2 Kb1 52 Ke3 Ka1 53 Kd3 Kb1 54 Kc3 Ka1 55 Qb2# 1-0

Mikhail Kasvin vs. Tom Wolber [C41]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 exd4 4 Nxd4 Be7 5 Bc4 Nf6 6 Nc3 0-0 7 0-0 a6 8 f4 Bg4 9 Qd3 c6 10 f5?! Nbd7 [b5] 11 Qg3 Ne5 12 Bb3 Re8 [c5] 13 h3 Qb6 14 hxg4 [Be3] Qxd4+ 15 Be3 Nxe4?! 16 Nxe4 Qxe4 17 Rf4 Bh4 18 Qh3 Nf3+ 19 Rxf3 Bf6 20 c3 c5 21 Rc1 [g5] b6 22 g5 Bd8 23 Bxf7+ [f6] Kxf7 24 g6+?! Ke7?? [hxg6] 25 gxh7 [f6+!] Bc7 [Rh8] 26 Bxc5 [Bg5+] Kd7 27 Re3 time[f6+] 0-1

Jeff Rosen vs. Stephen Shramo [C55]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 Bc4 Bc5 5 0-0 0-0 6 d3 Re8 7 Bg5 Be7 8 Qd2 Nh5 9 Nd5 Bxg5 10 Nxg5 Rf8 11 Rfe1 Nf6 12 Re3 Nd4 13 c3 c6?! 14 Nxf6+ Qxf6 15 Rh3 [Bxf7+] h6?! [Ne2+] 16 cxd4 [Bxf7+] hxg5 17 d5 [dxe5] cxd5 18 Bxd5 d6 19 Rg3 Be6 20 Rxg5 Bxd5 21 exd5 Qh6 22 Qe3 f6 23 Rg3 Qxe3 24 fxe3 Rac8 25 Rf3 Rc2 26 Rf2 Rfc8 27 g4 Rxf2 28 Kxf2 Rc2+ 29 Kf3 Rxh2 30 b3 Rh3+ 31 Ke4 Rg3 32 Rc1 Rxg4+ 33 Kf5 Rg5+ 34 Ke6 Rg3 35 Re1 Rg2 36 Kxd6 Rxa2 37 Ke7 Ra5 38 d6 Rd5 39 Rd1 f5? 40 d7 g5 41 d8Q+ Rxd8 42 Kxd8 Kf7 43 Kd7 Kf6 44 Kd6 f4 45 Rf1 b5 46 b4 g4 47 exf4 exf4 48 Rxf4+ Kg5 49 Re4 Kh4 50 d4 Kh3 51 d5 g3 52 Kc6 g2 53 Re3+ Kg4 54 Re1 Kf3 55 Rg1 Kf2 56 Rxg2+ Kxg2 57 d6 Kf3 58 d7 a5 59 Kxb5 axb4 60 Kxb4 Ke4 61 d8Q Ke5 62 Kc4 Ke4 63 Qd5+ Ke3 64 Qd4+ Kf3 65 Kd3 Kg3 66 Ke3 Kg2 67 Qf4 Kh3 68 Qg5 Kh2 69 Kf2 Kh3 70 Qg3# 1-0

Chuck Martin vs. Chalmers Schell [C30]
1 e4 e5 2 f4 Nc6 3 Nc3 d6 4 fxe5 dxe5 5 Nf3 Nf6 6 Bb5 Bd6 7 0-0 0-0 8 d4?! exd4 9 Nxd4? Nxd4 10 Qxd4? Bxh2+ 11 Kxh2 Qxd4 12 Bf4 Ng4+ 13 Kh1 Qf6 14 Nd5 Qh4+ 15 Kg1 c6 16 Bd6 Rd8 17 Be7 Qh2# 1-0

Chalmers Schell vs. Kasun Waidyavatue [C15]
1 d4 d5 2 e4 e6 3 Nc3 Bb4 4 Bd3 dxe4 5 f3? exd3 6 Qxd3 Bxc3+ 7 bxc3 Nc6 8 f4 Nge7 9 Nf3 0-0 10 0-0 Nd5 11 f5 exf5 12 Ng5 h6 13 Nf3 Re8 14 Qd2 f4 15 c4 Ne3 16 Rf2 Bg4 17 h3 Bxf3 18 Rxf3 Qxd4 19 Qf2? Nxc2 [Qxa1] 20 Qxd4 N6xd4 21 Rxf4 Ne2+ 22 Kh2 Nxf4 23 Rb1 Ne2 24 Bb2 Rad8 25 Rf1 Ne3 26 Rf3 Rd1 27 h4 Nf1+ [Ng4+] 28 Kh3 Ng1+ 0-1

Tom Wolber vs. Jeff Rosen [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 f6 4 Bc4 Bb4+?! 5 c3 Ba5 6 b4 [dxe5] Bb6 7 b5 Na5 8 Bxg8 Rxg8 9 dxe5 Qe7 10 Bf4 [Qd5] Qc5 11 0-0 [Nd4] Qxb5 12 exf6 gxf6 13 Nd4 Qa6?! 14 Qh5+ Kd8 15 Qxh7 [Ne6+!] Qc4?? 16 Nf5 [Nd2] Nc6 17 Nd2 Qe6 18 Nf3 Rg4 19 Qh8+ Rg8 20 Qh4 d6 21 Rfe1 Bd7 22 Rad1 Ne5 23 Nxe5 dxe5 24 Bg3 Kc8 25 Rd2 Rd8 26 Red1 Ba5? 27 Nd6+? [Bxe5] cxd6 28 Rxd6 Qe7 29 Rxf6 Qe8 30 Rd5? Bc7 [Be6] 31 Qg5 Qe7 32 Bxe5 Be6? 33 Bxc7! Kxc7?? 34 Qe5+ Rd6 35 h3 [Rf7!] Kd7 36 Rb5 b6 37 Qf4 Rc8 38 Qf3 Rdc6 39 Qd3+ Rd6 40 Qf3 Rd2 41 a3 [Re5] Qd6 42 Rd5 Rxd5 43 exd5 Qxd5 44 Qg3 Rg8 45 Rg6 Rxg6 46 Qxg6 Qd1+ 47 Kh2 Qd6+ 1/2-1/2

Stephen Shramo vs. Mikhail Kasvin [D02]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 e3 Nf6 4 Bd3 e6 5 c4 Bb4+ 6 Bd2 Bxd2+ 7 Nbxd2 0-0 8 0-0 Re8 9 Ng5 h6 10 Nh3 e5 11 e4?! Bxh3 12 gxh3 dxe4 13 Nxe4 Nxd4 14 Nxf6+ Qxf6 15 Bb1 Nf3+ 16 Kh1?! Qf4 17 Kg2 e4 18 Bxe4 Qxe4 [Qxh2+ 19 Kxf3 Qxh3+ 20 Ke2 Rxe4+ 21 Kd2 Rd8+ 22 Kc1 Rxc4+ 23 Kb1 Qf5+] 19 Qxf3 Qxf3+ 20 Kxf3 Rad8 21 Rad1 Rxd1 22 Rxd1 Kh7?! [Re7] 23 Rd7 Rf8 24 Rxc7 Rd8 25 Rxb7 Rd2 26 a4 Rc2 27 b3 Rc3+ 28 Kg2 Kg6 29 Rxa7 Rxb3 30 c5 Rc3 31 Ra6+ f6 32 c6 Kf7 33 Ra7+ Ke8 34 c7 [Rxg7] Kd7 35 a5 Kc8 [Rxc7] 36 a6 Rxc7 37 Ra8+ Kd7 38 a7 Kc6 39 f4 Kb7 40 Rg8 Kxa7 41 h4 f5 42 h5 Kb6 43 Rf8 Kc6 44 Rxf5 Kd6 45 Kg3 Ke6 46 Kg4 Rc2 47 h4?! Rg2+ 48 Kf3 Kxf5 49 Kxg2 Kg4 50 Kf2 Kxh4 51 Kf3 Kxh5 52 Kg3 Kg6 53 Kg4 Kf6 54 f5 h5+ 55 Kxh5 Kxf5 56 Kh4 Kf4 57 Kh5 g5 0-1

Dave Schick vs. Chuck Martin [C57]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 Ng5 Bc5? 5 Nxf7 Bxf2+ 6 Kxf2 [Kf1] Nxe4+ 7 Ke1? Qh4+ 8 g3 Nxg3 9 Rg1 Nh1+ 10 Ke2 Qxc4+ 11 d3 Qxf7 12 Rxh1 Nd4+ 13 Ke3?? Qf4# 0-1

Kasun Waidyavatue vs. Tom Wolber [C21]
1 e4 e5 2 d4 exd4 3 f4 d6 4 Nf3 Bg4 5 Bd3 Be7 6 0-0 Nc6 7 Nbd2 Nf6 8 Nb3 0-0 9 Bd2 Re8 10 c3 dxc3 11 Bxc3 a6 12 Rc1 b5 13 Bxf6! Bxf6 14 Rxc6 Bxb2 15 Qc2 Ba3 16 Rxc7 Be6 17 Kh1 Bxb3 18 Qxb3 Qxc7 19 Qxa3 Qb6 20 e5 dxe5 21 fxe5 Ra7 22 Qb3 Qh6 1/2-1/2

Mikhail Kasvin vs. Chalmers Schell [C57]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Nf6 4 Ng5 d5 5 Bxd5? Nxd5 6 Nxf7 Kxf7 7 Qf3+? Nf6 8 Nc3 Nd4 9 Qd3 Bc5 10 0-0 Rf8 11 Qc4+ Be6 [Ne6] 12 Qxc5 Ng4?! [Nd7!] 13 h3? [f3] Nf6 14 Qxe5 Re8 15 Qg3 Nxe4 16 Qf4+ Kg8? [Bf5] 17 Qxe4 Bxh3?! [Bc4] 18 Qf4 Rf8 19 Qg3 Be6 20 Qd3? Bf5 [Nf3+!] 21 Ne4 Qd5 22 c4? [Re1] Qd8?! [Bxe4] 23 b3 [Re1] c5?! 24 Bb2 Bxe4 25 Qxe4 Re8 26 Qg4 Ne6 27 Rfe1 Qxd2 28 Re2 Qd6? 29 Rae1 [Rxe6] Re7 30 Rxe6 Rxe6?? 31 Qxg7# 1-0

Jeff Rosen vs. Chuck Martin [C46]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 g6 4 Bc4 Nf6 5 Ng5 Bc5? 6 Nxf7 Bxf2+ 7 Kf1 Qe7 8 Nxh8 d5?! 9 Qf3 Ng4?! [dxc4] 10 g3 [Nxd5] Qc5?! 11 h3 [Qf7+] Ne3+?! 12 dxe3 Qxc4+ 13 Kxf2 d4 14 Nd5 Qxc2+ 15 Ke1 dxe3 16 Qxe3 [Qf7+ Kd8 17 Qxc7+ Ke8 18 Nf6+] ...16 Nd4 17 Rf1 Qg2 18 Nxc7+ Kd8 19 Nxa8 Nc2+ 20 Kd1 Nxe3+ 21 Bxe3 Qxf1+ 22 Kd2 Qxa1 23 Kc3 Qe1+ 24 Kd3 Qxg3 25 Nf7+ Kd7 26 Ke2 Qh2+ 27 Kd3 Qxb2 28 Bd2 Qd4+ 29 Ke2 Qxe4+ 30 Kf2 Qd4+ 31 Be3 Qh4+ 32 Kg2 Ke7? 33 Bg5+ Qxg5+ 34 Nxg5 Kf6 35 Nxh7+ Kg7 36 Ng5 Kh6 37 Nf7+ Kh5 38 Nxe5 Kh4 39 Nxg6+ Kg5 40 Ne5 Be6 41 Nc7 Bxa2 42 Kg3 a5 43 h4+ Kh5 44 Nb5 1/2-1/2

Stephen Shramo vs. Dave Schick [A40]
1 d4 e5 2 c3 exd4 3 cxd4 Nc6 4 Nf3 Bb4+ 5 Bd2 d5 6 a3 Bxd2+ 7 Nbxd2 Bf5 8 e3 Nf6 9 Be2 Qd6 10 Nb3 b6 11 Bb5 Bd7 12 Bd3 0-0-0 13 a4 Qb4+ 14 Nfd2 Ne4 15 0-0 h5?! 16 Nxe4 dxe4 17 Bxe4 Rde8 18 Bd3 Bg4 19 f3 Bd7 20 e4 Nxd4? 21 Ba6+ Kb8 22 Nxd4 Qc5 23 Rc1 Qa5?! 24 Bb5 Rd8 25 Bxd7 Rxd7 26 Nc6+ Kc8 27 Nxa5 Rxd1 28 Rcxd1 bxa5 29 Rd5 Kb7 30 Rxa5 Kb6 31 b4 c5 32 Rxc5 a5 33 Rxa5 Ra8? 34 Rxa8 f5 35 Rc1 fxe4 36 Rb8+ Ka6 37 Rc6+ Ka7 38 Rbc8 Kb7 39 R8c7+ Kb8 40 Rxg7 exf3 41 Rf6 f2+ 42 Kf1 h4 43 Rf8# 1-0


Section F

POS

NAME

RATING

RD1

RD2

RD3

TOTAL

1

Kris Bertoglio

853

W6

W5

D2

2.5

2

Kevin Lee

838

W9

W7

D1

2.5

3

William C. Miner

796

D4

W8

W7

2.5

4

Ben S. Bradford

675

D3

W9

D5

2

5

Ronak Kanuga

475

*W6

L1

D4

1.5

6

Evan Perks

696

L1

*L5

D8

1.5

7

Rachel L. Gorrell

547

W8

L2

L3

1

8

Dan Gitter

733

L7

L3

D6

0.5

9

Jonathan B. Monroe

686

L2

L4

*L6

0

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

In Section F, Kris Bertoglio, a freshman at Ohio Wesleyan, Kevin Lee, a 5th grader at Columbus Academy, and William Miner, a sophomore at Delaware Hayes High School, split the $75 prize money.

Kris Bertoglio vs. Evan Perks [C47]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 exd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 Bc5 6 Nxc6 bxc6 7 Bc4 0-0 8 0-0 d6 9 h3 Re8 10 Re1 d5 11 exd5 Rxe1+ 12 Qxe1 cxd5 13 Bb5 c6?! 14 Bxc6 Rb8 15 Bg5 Be7?! 16 Rd1 d4 17 Nb5 Rb6 18 Rxd4 Qf8 19 Bxf6 Bxf6 20 Re4 g6? 21 Re8 Qxe8?? 22 Qxe8+ Kg7 23 Qxc8 Kh6 24 Qc7 Ra6 25 Nc3 Bg5 26 Bb5 Rf6 27 Ne4 Rf5 28 Nxg5 Rxb5 29 Nxf7+ Kh5 30 g4+ Kh4 31 Qg3# 1-0

Jonathon Monroe vs. Kevin Lee [B30]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Nc3 d6 4 Bc4 Nf6 5 d3 g6 6 0-0 Bg7 7 Bf4 0-0 8 Re1 e5 9 Be3 Be6 10 Nd5 Bxd5 11 Bxd5 Nxd5 12 exd5 Nd4 13 Nxd4 cxd4 14 Bd2 Rc8 15 c3 Rc5 16 cxd4 Rxd5 17 dxe5?! [Qb3] dxe5 18 Qb3 Rxd3 19 Red1?? [Bc3] Rxb3 20 axb3 Qb6 21 Be1 Qxb3 22 Rd2 e4 23 Rad1 Bxb2?! 24 Rd8? [Rb1] Bc3 25 Bxc3 Qxc3 26 Rxf8+ Kxf8 27 Rd8+ Ke7 28 Rd1 a5 29 Kf1 a4 30 f3 a3 31 Ke2 Qc2+ 32 Ke1 Qxd1+ [e3] 33 Kxd1 a2 34 fxe4 a1Q+ 35 Ke2 Qb2+ 36 Ke3 Qxg2 37 Kd4 Qxh2 38 Kd5 Qd6+ 39 Kc4 Ke6 0-1

William Miner vs. Ben Bradford [C00]
1 e4 e6 2 Nf3 d5 3 Bb5+ c6 4 Bd3 Nf6 5 e5 Nfd7 6 c3 Qc7 7 Qe2 Nc5 8 c4?! Nxd3+ 9 Qxd3 Bc5 10 Ng5? Qxe5+ 11 Qe2 Qxg5 12 cxd5 cxd5 13 Qb5+ Nd7 14 Nc3 0-0 15 d4 Qf5?! [Qxg2] 16 dxc5 a6 17 Qb4 d4 18 Qxd4 e5 19 Qe4? Nxc5 20 Qxf5 Bxf5 21 b3 Ne4 22 Nxe4 Bxe4 23 Ba3 Rfd8 24 0-0 Bd3 25 Rfe1 Rd5 26 Bb2 Re8 27 Re3 Bf5 28 Rc3 Red8 29 h3 g6 30 a4 f6 31 b4 Rd1+ 32 Rxd1 Rxd1+ 1/2-1/2

Rachel Gorrell vs. Dan Gitter [D02]
1 d4 d5 2 Nf3 Bg4 3 g3 Nf6 4 Bg2 Nc6 5 Be3 e6 6 0-0 Bb4 7 c3 Ba5 8 h3 Bf5 9 Nbd2 0-0 10 Nh4 Be4 11 Nxe4 Nxe4 12 Qd3 Nf6 13 b4 Bb6 14 Bg5 e5 15 Qd2?! [dxe5] exd4 16 Bxf6 Qxf6 17 Rac1 dxc3 18 Qxc3 Qxc3 19 Rxc3 Nxb4 20 Ra1? Bd4! 21 Rac1 Bxc3 [Nxa2] 22 Rxc3 Nxa2 23 Rxc7 Rfc8 24 Rxb7 Rc1+ 25 Kh2 Rc2?! [Nc3] 26 Bxd5 Rxe2? 27 Kg2? [Rxf7] a5 [Nc3] 28 Nf5? [Rxf7] Rf8 29 Nd6 a4 30 Nxf7 Nc3 31 Bc4 a3?! [Re1] 32 Ng5+ Kh8 33 Kf1? Rfxf2+ 34 Kg1 h6?? [Rg2+] 35 Rb8+ Rf8 36 Rxf8# 1-0

Evan Perks vs. Ronak Kanuga [C42]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nf6 3 Nxe5 d6 4 Nf3 Nxe4 5 Bc4 Qe7 6 Qe2 Be6 7 Bb5+ c6 8 d3 cxb5 9 Qxe4 Nc6 10 Ng5 0-0-0 11 Nc3 d5 12 Nxd5? Rxd5 13 Bf4?! Qb4+ [Rxg5] 14 Qxb4 Nxb4 15 0-0 Rc5 16 c3 Nc2? [Nxd3] 17 Rac1 Bxa2 18 Rxc2 Rd5 19 d4?! [Nxf7] Rf5 20 Bc1 f6 21 Nf7? Bxf7 22 Re2 g6 23 g3 Bc4 24 Re8+ Kd7 25 Rfe1 Bg7?! 26 R8e7+ Kd8 27 Rxg7 Re8 28 Be3 [Rxe8+] Rd5 29 Ra1 a6 30 Bf4 g5 31 Bc7+ Kc8 32 Bb6 Rd6 33 Bc7 Rc6 34 Ba5 b6 35 Bb4 Bd5 36 Rxa6?? Re1# 0-1

Ronak Kanuga vs. Kris Bertoglio [B08]
1 e4 d6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Nc3 Nf6 4 d4 Bg7 5 Bg5 0-0 6 Bxf6 Bxf6 7 Be2 Bg4 8 Nd5 e6 9 Nxf6+ Qxf6 10 Qd2 c5 11 e5 dxe5 12 dxe5 Qf5 13 0-0-0 Nc6 14 Qe3 Bxf3 15 Bxf3 Nd4 16 Rd2 Nc6 [Nxf3] 17 Bxc6! bxc6 18 Qxc5 Qf4 19 Rhd1 Rfd8?! 20 b3?! Rd5 21 Qe3 Qxe3 22 fxe3 Rxe5 23 a4 Rxe3 24 Kb2 Rb8 25 c3 f5 26 g3 e5 27 Rd6 c5 28 Rd8+ Rxd8 29 Rxd8+ Kf7 30 b4 Re2+ 31 Kb3 cxb4 32 cxb4 Re3+ 33 Kc4 Ra3 34 Rd7+ Kf6 35 Rxa7 e4 36 b5 e3 37 Kb4? Rd3?! 38 b6?? [Ra6+] e2 39 Kc4 Re3 40 b7 e1Q 41 b8Q Qc1+ 42 Kb5 Qb2+ [Rb3+ 43 Ka5 Qc3+ 44 Ka6 Rxb8] 43 Kc6 Qxb8 44 Kd5 Qd8+ 45 Kc6 Rc3+ 46 Kb5 Qb8+ 47 Rb7 Rb3+ 48 Kc5 Rxb7 49 Kc6 Qc8+ 50 Kd6 Rd7# 0-1

Kevin Lee vs. Rachel Gorrell [C02]
1 e4 e6 2 d4 d5 3 e5 Nc6 4 Nf3 Be7 5 c4 b6 6 cxd5 exd5 7 Bb5 Qd7?! 8 0-0 [Qa4] Bb7 9 Nc3 0-0-0 10 Ng5 Qe8 [Nh6] 11 Be3 a6 12 Ba4 Nh6 13 Qf3?! f6? [b5] 14 Ne6 Rd7?! 15 Nxd5?! Bb4? [b5] 16 Nef4?! [Nxg7] Na5?? 17 Bxd7+ Qxd7 18 a3 Nb3 19 axb4 Nxa1 20 Rxa1 c6?? 21 Nxb6+ Kc7 22 Nxd7 Kxd7 23 exf6 gxf6 24 Nd3 Ke6 25 Bxh6 Rd8 26 Nc5+ Ke7 27 Nxb7 [Qe4+ Kf7 28 Qxh7+ Ke8 29 Re1#] ...27 Rxd4 28 Qe3+ Kf7 29 Qxd4 1-0

Dan Gitter vs. William Miner [C22]
1 e4 e5 2 d4 exd4 3 Qxd4 Nc6 4 Qa4 Bb4+ 5 c3 Bc5 6 Nf3 Nf6 7 e5 Ng4? 8 Be3?! [Qxg4] Nxe3 9 fxe3 Bxe3 10 e6?! dxe6 11 Qe4 Bg5 12 Bb5 Bd7 13 Qg4 Bc1?! 14 Qxg7 Rf8 15 c4?! Nb4 16 Na3? Nd3+ 17 Ke2 Bxb2 18 Bxd7+ Qxd7 0-1

Ben Bradford vs. Jonathon Monroe [C44]
1 e4 e5 2 d3 Nc6 3 Nf3 Nf6 4 Nc3 Bc5 5 Be2 d6 6 0-0 0-0 7 Nd5 Be6 8 Nxf6+ Qxf6 9 Bg5 Qg6 10 c3 f6 11 Bc1 f5 12 d4 fxe4 13 Nh4 Qg5? 14 Bxg5 Bb6? 15 d5 Nd8 16 dxe6 Nxe6 17 Bc4 Bxf2+ 18 Rxf2 Rf7 19 Rxf7 Kxf7 20 Qf1+ Ke8 21 Bxe6 h6 22 Qf7# 1-0

Kris Bertoglio vs. Kevin Lee [B33]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e5 6 Nxc6 [Ndb5] bxc6 7 Bg5 Bb4 8 Bc4 Be7 9 0-0 0-0 10 Qf3 Bb7 11 Rad1 a5 12 Qg3 Nh5 13 Qg4 Bxg5 14 Qxh5 Ba6 15 Bxa6 Rxa6 16 Rd3 Rb6 17 b3 Rb4 18 Rfd1 Rb7 19 Qg4 f5 20 exf5 d5 21 Rg3 h6 22 Na4 [Ne4!?] Rb4 23 Qf3 Rf4 24 Qc3 R4xf5 25 Qxc6 Rxf2 26 Nc5?! Rxc2 27 Qe6+ Kh8 28 Nd3?! e4?! [Re8] 29 Ne5 Qf6?! [Rff2] 30 Ng6+! Kh7 31 Nxf8+ Qxf8 32 Rf1?! [h3] Qc5+ 33 Kh1 Qf2?! 34 Qb6?? Qd2 [Qxf1+ 35 Qg1 Rc1] 35 Kg1 e3?! 36 Qe6 e2 37 Qf5+ Kh8 38 Qf8+ Kh7 39 Qf5+ Kh8 40 Qf8+ Kh7 1/2-1/2

William Miner vs. Rachel Gorrell [C25]
1 e4 e5 2 Bc4 Bc5 3 Nc3 Nc6 4 Nh3 Nf6 5 b3 d6 6 Bb2 d5?! 7 exd5 Na5?! 8 Bb5+ c6?! 9 dxc6 bxc6 10 Ba4 0-0 11 Qf3 Be6 12 Bxc6 Nxc6 13 Qxc6 Rc8 14 Qf3 Qd7 15 0-0-0 Qd6?! [Bg4] 16 Ng5 Qa6 17 Nxe6 Ba3? 18 Nxf8 Kxf8 19 Qe2 Qb6? 20 Bxa3+ Ke8 21 Qxe5+ Qe6 22 Qb5+ Nd7 23 Qg5 [Rhe1] f6 24 Qxg7 Kd8 25 Qxh7 Kc7 26 Rhe1 Qa6 27 Re7 Rd8 28 Nd5+ Kc6? 29 Re6+ Kb7 30 Rxa6 Kxa6 31 Nc7+ Kb6 32 Nd5+ Ka5 33 Qf7 Ne5 34 Qxf6 [Qxa7+] Re8 35 Qd6 Nf7 36 Qb4+ 1-0

Ronak Kanuga vs. Ben Bradford [B06]
1 e4 g6 2 Nf3 Nf6 3 Nc3 Bg7 4 d4 0-0 5 Bg5 e6? 6 e5 d5 7 exf6 Bxf6 8 Bxf6 Qxf6 9 Qd2 Nd7 10 0-0-0 Nb6 11 Bd3 Bd7 12 Bb5 Bxb5 13 Nxb5 c5 14 dxc5 Na4?! 15 Qd4?! [Qb4] Qxd4 16 Rxd4 e5? [Nxc5] 17 Nxe5 Rfe8 18 Rxd5 f6 19 Ng4 h5? 20 Nxf6+ Kf8 21 Rd7 Re7 22 Nh7+ Ke8 23 Nf6+ Kf8 24 Nc7 Rb8 25 Rhd1 Nxc5 26 Nh7+ Rxh7 27 Rxh7 Kg8 28 Rh6?! Kg7 29 b4 Na6 30 Nxa6 bxa6 31 Rd7+ [Rxg6+] Kxh6 32 Rxa7 Rxb4 33 Rxa6 Re4 34 f3 Re1+ 35 Kd2 Rg1 36 c4 Rxg2+ 37 Ke3 h4 38 c5 Rxh2 39 c6 Rc2 40 Kd3 Rf2 41 c7 Rxf3+ 42 Ke4? Rf8? [Rc3] 43 a4? [Rc6] h3 44 Ke5? [Rc6] h2 45 Rf6 Rc8? [Re8+!] 46 Rf1 Rxc7 47 Rh1 Rc5+ 48 Kf6?! [Kf4] Rc6+ 49 Ke5 Rc2 50 a5 Ra2 51 Kf6? Rxa5?! 52 Rxh2+ Rh5 53 Rxh5+?? gxh5?? [Kxh5!] 54 Kf5 1/2-1/2

Evan Perks vs. Dan Gitter [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 d3 Nf6 5 Ng5 0-0 6 0-0 d6 7 Nxf7 Rxf7 8 Bxf7+ Kxf7 9 Qf3?! Bg4 10 Qg3 Nd4 11 Nc3 Bb4 12 Bg5 Bxc3 13 Qe3? Bxb2 14 Rab1 Ba3 15 c3 Ne6 16 f3?! Bc5 17 d4 Nxd4 18 Qd2?? Ne6+ [Nxf3+] 19 Kh1 Bh5 20 f4 exf4 21 e5 dxe5 22 Qc1 Nxg5 23 Qe1 Bd6 24 Rb2 Qe8 Black wins! 1/2-1/2

Jonathon Monroe vs. Evan Perks [C50]
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bc4 Bc5 4 d3 Nf6 5 Nc3 0-0 6 0-0 d6 7 Bg5 Bg4 8 Qd2 Bxf3 9 gxf3 Nd4 10 Rfe1?? Nxf3+ 11 Kf1 Nxd2+ 12 Ke2 Nxc4 13 dxc4 Bxf2 14 Kxf2 Ng4+ 15 Kf3 Qxg5 16 Rg1 Nxh2+ 17 Kf2 Qf4+ 18 Ke1 Qe3+ 19 Ne2 Nf3+ 20 Kd1 Qd2# 0-1


KENYON MATCH

Ohio Wesleyan won the most recent match against Kenyon with 8-2 score. Tom Wolber, co-advisor of the Bishops Chess Club, participated in this year's October 3rd match that included Ohio Wesleyan students Radu Murgescu, Kalpesh Asher, Kris Bertoglio, and Joseph Kennedy. Kenyon was represented by Jamie McGavran, Gary Mitchell, Dan Nickerson, Noah Seferian, Solomon Smilack, Sabar Khan, Mark Haufrect, Jake Dienelt, Charlotte Kaplan, and Fred Brown. Here are a few games from the event.

Gary Mitchell vs. Radu Murgescu [B50]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 Bc4 g6 4 d4 Bg7 5 Be3 Nf6 6 Nc3 Ng4 7 Bg5 cxd4 8 Nxd4 Qb6 9 Nde2? Qxf2+ 0-1

Radu Murgescu vs. Jamie McGavran [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 c5 5 e3 Nc6 6 Bxf6 Bxf6 7 Ne4 Bg7 8 Nxc5 d6 9 Nb3 0-0 10 Be2 a5 11 0-0 a4 12 Nbd2 Qb6 13 Rb1 e5 14 d5 Nb4 15 e4 Nxa2 16 c3 a3? 17 Qc2 Qc7 18 Bc4 axb2 19 Rxb2 Nxc3 20 Qxc3 f5 21 Qb4 fxe4 22 Nxe4 Rxf3?! 23 gxf3 Qd8 24 Qxd6 Qh4 25 Qc7 1-0

Noah Seifrian vs. Kris Bertoglio [A46]
1 Nf3 d6 2 d4 Nf6 3 Nc3 g6 4 Bg5 Nc6 5 Bxf6 exf6 6 Qd3 Bh6 7 e3 Bf5 8 Qc4 Qe7 9 0-0-0 0-0-0 10 Nd5 Qe6 11 Bd3 Bxd3 12 Rxd3 f5 13 Re1 a6 14 Rb3 Rd7 15 Nd2 Kd8?? 16 Ra3 [Qxc6!] Ne7 17 Nxe7 Qxc4 18 Nxc4 Rxe7 19 Na5 Kc8 20 Rb3 c6 21 c4 Rhe8 22 Kb1 f4 23 c5?! d5 24 Rd3 Kc7 25 a4 fxe3 26 f3 f5 27 g3 e2 28 Kc2 Re3 29 b4 b6 30 Nb3 b5 31 a5 Kd7 32 Kd2?? Rxf3+ 33 Kc2 Rf1 0-1


OHIO CHESS CONGRESS

Radu Murgescu, an Ohio Wesleyan sophomore and a Master chess player, turned in a respectable 3.5-2.5 record at this year's Ohio Chess Congress. Murgescu's losses were to co-winner GM Anatoly Lein, whose 2490 rating makes him the highest rated senior in the nation (see biographical note on page 5), and IM Enrico Sevillano, who boasts a remarkable 2564 rating.

Chaene Kingrey vs. Radu Murgescu [B35]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 g6 5 Nc3 Bg7 6 Be3 Nf6 7 Bc4 Qa5 8 0-0 0-0 9 Kh1 d6 10 Be2 Nxd4 11 Bxd4 Be6 12 f4 Rfd8 13 h3 Rac8 14 Re1 b5 15 Bf3 b4 16 Ne2 Qc7 17 c3 bxc3 18 Bxc3 1/2-1/2

Radu Murgescu vs. Doug Mazeffa [A48]
1 d4 Nf6 2 Nf3 g6 3 Bg5 Bg7 4 Nbd2 d6 5 e4 Nbd7 6 Bc4 e5 7 c3 0-0 8 0-0 Re8 9 Re1 b6 10 Qb3 Qe7 11 Bd5 Rb8 12 Nc4 Bb7? 13 Bxb7 Rxb7 14 Na5 bxa5 15 Qxb7 Nb6 16 Qxa7 Ra8 17 Qb7 h6 18 Bxf6 Bxf6 19 dxe5 Bxe5 20 Nxe5 dxe5 21 Rad1 Kg7 22 Qc6 Rd8 23 Qb5 Rxd1 24 Rxd1 a4 25 b3 axb3 26 axb3 Qe6 27 c4 Kh7?! 28 Qc5 Qg4 29 f3 Qc8 30 Qxe5 c6 31 Qf6 1-0

Mike Joelson vs. Radu Murgescu [B70]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 g6 5 Nc3 Bg7 6 Nb3 Nf6 7 Be2 0-0 8 0-0 d6 9 Bg5 Be6 10 f4 a5 11 a4 Rc8 12 Kh1 Nb4 13 Bf3 b6 14 Rf2 Qd7 15 Rd2 Qc7 16 Nd4 Bd7 17 Ndb5 Bxb5 18 axb5 Qc5?! 19 Bh4?! [Na4 Qxb5 20 c3] ...19 Qe3 20 Na4 [Bf2] Qxf4 21 Bxf6 Bxf6 22 c3 Qe5? 23 cxb4 [Nxb6] Qxb5 24 bxa5 bxa5 25 Rd5 Qb4 26 Qd2 Rb8 27 Qxb4 Rxb4 28 Rxa5 Rc8 29 Nc3 Rxb2 30 Nd5 Bg5 31 Nb6 Rc5? 32 Rxc5 [Ra8+] dxc5 33 Na4 Rc2 34 Bd1 Rf2 35 Bb3 Be3 36 Bc4 Kg7 37 Rf1 Rxf1+ 38 Bxf1 0-1

GM Anatoly Lein vs. Radu Murgescu [A25]
1 c4 g6 2 g3 Bg7 3 Bg2 d6 4 Nc3 e5 5 d3 Nc6 6 e3 f5 7 Nge2 Nf6 8 Rb1 0-0 9 b4 Kh8 10 b5 Ne7 11 Qb3 g5 12 h4 gxh4 13 Rxh4 Ng6 14 Rh1 Ng4 15 Bd2 Qe8 16 f3 Nf6 17 e4 c6 18 Nd1 Rf7 19 Ne3 Ne7 20 Nc3 Be6 21 Bh3 Qd7 22 bxc6 bxc6 23 Qb7 Qxb7 24 Rxb7 Bf8?! [Bc8] 25 Rb1 Neg8?! 26 Ke2 Bh6 1-0

Lein, Anatoly Yakovlevich (1931- )
Soviet-born player, International Grandmaster (1968), mathematician. His best achievement in the USSR Championship was at Tiblisi 1967, the third of his six attempts, when he took sixth place (+7=9-4). In the early 1970s he began to win strong events including the Moscow Championship in 1971 and four international tournaments: Moscow 1970 (+8=1-2, a shared victory); Cienfuegos 1972 (+9=10); Novi Sad 1972 (+9=6); and Novi Sad 1973 (+9=6). In 1976 Lein emigrated to the USA since [t]hen his best results have been a shared first place in the Swiss system US Open Championship, 1976, and a shared third place after Korchnoi and Ljubojevic, Sao Paulo 1979. He played for his adopted country in the Buenos Aires Olympiad, 1978.
--The Oxford Companion to Chess (1984) p. 182

Radu Murgescu vs. John Cole [B87]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 d6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 a6 6 Bc4 e6 7 Bb3 b5 8 0-0 Qc7 9 f4 Nbd7 10 Qe2 b4 11 Na4 Bb7 12 c3 Bxe4 13 cxb4 Qb7 14 Bd2 d5 15 a3 Bd6 16 Rac1 0-0 17 Bc2 [Nc5] Bxc2 18 Rxc2 Ne4 19 Be3 Rfe8 20 Nb3 e5 21 fxe5 Nxe5 22 Nac5 Nxc5 23 Nxc5 Qe7 24 Bf4 Qa7 25 Bxe5?! Bxe5 26 Qf3 Rad8 27 Kh1 f6 28 Rd1 Qa8 29 Rcd2 h6 30 Qb3 Kh8 31 Qa4 Bf4 32 Rd3 d4 33 Qxa6 Qd5 34 Qb7 Qc4?! 35 Qf3 Be3 36 Nb7 Rd7 37 h3 Re5 38 Na5 Qc2 39 Qc6 Rc7 40 Qxc2 Rxc2 41 Nb3 Rd5? 42 a4 [Rxe3] f5 43 b5 [Rxe3] f4 44 b6 Rc4 45 Ra1 Rb4 46 a5 Rd8 47 Nc5 Rb5 48 b4 Ra8 49 b7 Ra7 50 a6 Rxb4? 51 Rb3 1-0

Radu Murgescu vs. Enrico Sevillano [B33]
1 e4 c5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 cxd4 4 Nxd4 Nf6 5 Nc3 e5 6 Ndb5 d6 7 Bg5 a6 8 Na3 b5 9 Nd5 Be7 10 Bxf6 Bxf6 11 c3 Bg5 12 Nc2 Rb8 13 Nce3 0-0 14 h4 Bxe3 15 Nxe3 Be6 16 g4 Ne7 17 Bg2 Ng6 18 h5 Nf4 19 Bf3 Bc4 20 b3?! Nd3+ 21 Kd2 Nxf2 22 Qe1 Nxh1 23 bxc4 bxc4 24 Bxh1 Rb2+ 25 Kc1 Rb5 26 Nxc4 Qc7 27 Ne3 Rfb8 28 Nd1 Qb6 29 Bf3 Rb1+ 30 Rxb1 Qxb1+ 31 Kd2 Qxa2+ 32 Ke3 h6 33 Qd2 Qe6 34 Kf2 a5 35 Ne3 a4 36 Nd5 a3 37 Kg3 Rb2 38 Qc1 0-1


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