Monday, July 23, 2018

Christian Brothers Academy Seeks Chess Coach

Christian Brothers Academy is seeking a dedicated and passionate individual to help mentor its state and national championship chess team.

Recent CBA chess successes include, sectional title at NYC championships, two titles at NYC High School Championships, NJ 12th Grade Champions, National Champions for 12th grade for second time in three years, Jersey Shore Conference Champions and State Champions.

Candiates' qualifications should include:

· being a USCF rated player

· having experience teaching chess and the ability to analyze games

· availability after school several days per week and for several weekend tournaments per year

Interested candidates should email their resume to mszablewski@cbalincroftnj.org
 
Maureen Szablewski
Dean of Campus Life


850 Newman Springs Road
Lincroft, NJ  07738
o: (732) 747-1959 ext. 101
f: (732) 747-1643

www.CBAlincroftNJ.org

Sunday, July 22, 2018

DELAY IN RATING TODAY'S QUADS


There will be a delay in rating today's G/50 Quads!

We are missing 4 results from round 3!!!!:

Section 3
Wang - Gao
Max Weinstein - Whites

Section 7
L. Koganov - Srinivasan

Section 11
Adharrash Jambhunathan - G. Fan

Games with no result reported within a reasonable period of time will be considered un-played draws.


UPDATE: Monday 7/23 @ 3:07 a.m. - We received 3 of the 4 results. The other game has been reported as an un-played draw. The event has been submitted for rating.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Eric Yuhan Li Becomes National Master

Former Westfield CC member Eric Yuhan Li went 3-0 at today's Chess Mates Saturday Quad & earned his National Master title.


 
Photo credit: Vanessa Sun

Friday, July 6, 2018

Twitter Account Locked


from:Westfield Chess Club <westfieldchessclub@gmail.com>
to:"support@twitter.com" <support@twitter.com>
date:Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 7:23 PM
subject:Re: Case# 87231027: Appealing a locked account - @WestfieldChess
 [ref:_00DA0K0A8._5004A1Qx8vK:ref]

Which of the 9 tweets, in the screenshot below, violates your "rules against abusive behavior"?

 

Please explain why.

Our membership would like to know.

Sincerely,
Westfield Chess Club

Sunday, June 3, 2018

Rating Report Delayed


The rating of today's terribly chaotic Westfield Quads, which attracted 74 players, is being delayed due to a membership issue.

Thanks in advance for your patience.

UPDATE 6/4 @ 11:08 a.m.: The event has been submitted & should be rated by 12:30 p.m. http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201806033052.0

IM Zlotnikov To Lecture At West Orange CC, On 6/12

International Master Mikhail Zlotnikov will be giving a lecture at the West Orange Chess Club on Tuesday June 12, 2018 at 8:00 p.m.

A $10 per attendee donation is requested. If you are a West Orange resident, are under age 18 or age 65+, the requested donation is $5.

For more information please contact club president and tournament director John Hagerty at buickchess@gmail.com or alternatively call him at 973-736-3433 between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 10:00 p.m.

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Westfield CC Closed Today

The Westfield Chess Club is closed today, May 27th.

Our next tournament will be G/45 Quads on Sunday, June 3rd, 2018, at 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Ernesto Labate Library Dedication Tomorrow!

Prior tomorrow's G/45 Quads there will be a performance by Fred Lehotay & The Ragtimers and dedication of the Ernesto Labate Library.


Here is the schedule of events:

11:00 a.m. - Performance by Fred Lehotay & The Ragtimers.
12:15 p.m. - Dedication of the Ernesto Labate Library
12:45 - Tournament registration
1:30 - Westfield G/45 Quads

Refreshments will be served sometime in the 11-12:45 time frame.

A big thank you to former President Todd Lunna for honoring Ernesto by commissioning construction of a cabinet to house his book collection & arranging the festivities.

The Henry Hibbard Cup (held by Sanjana Vittal in the picture below), onto which the names of  Westfield CC Champions are inscribed, will also be housed in the cabinet.

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Online Sweatshirt Ordering Has Closed

 Online ordering of Westfield CC sweatshirts has closed!

You can order at the club on May 6th, 13th & 20th.
The price is $21, regardless of size.

We will have no more than 9 shirts available.
If you want to buy one don't delay!

Purchased shirts will be distributed on May 20th.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Westfield Chess Club Sweatshirts Available


The Westfield Chess Club has organized a group order from Custom Ink.

You may order online or in-person, at our April 22nd Grand Prix & April 29th Quads.

This sweatshirt runs small! Go up a size!

It is only available in adult sizes.

Order by May 5th.