The #8 article in Best of US Chess 2016 is Joshua Colas: His Journey So Far by Daaim Shabazz. Judges praised the engaging and inspirational story, chronicling…
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The Scholar-Chessplayer Awards target high school juniors and seniors who excel in academics, chess, and leadership.
It’s true that St. Louis U. is the new super-squad on the block in the Gateway City. But neighboring Webster University made it clear this week that GM Susan Polgar’s protégés are still the Big Dogs In Charge.
In addition, Webster, Saint Louis University, Texas Tech, and UT-Dallas qualify for Final Four of College Chess.
The biggest crowd of college players in more than 30 years assembled at the Hilton New Orleans Airport Hotel on Tuesday for the start of…
Largest PanAms in More Than 30 Years Makes It Big But Not Easy in New Orleans! 60 teams compete, including a new powerhouse from Saint Louis University.
A few weeks ago I traveled to Saint Louis for the annually held SPICE Cup Open, a tournament organized by Susan Polgar and Paul Truong,…
East Coast juniors captured all three titles up for grabs in the Hoosier capital. After six rounds of play spread over four days in Indianapolis,…
Tiny Joy Cao delivered a big-voice, a cappella rendition of the National Anthem to begin US Open festivities in Indianapolis, rousing the Saturday afternoon crowd…
In an exciting turn of events in round 4, International Master Aleksandr Ostrovskiy defeated the top seed and tournament leader, Jeffery Xiong. This victory puts…
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