The Check is in the Mail: October 2019

2013 Golden Knights

Gary Adams (courtesy subject)

Gary Adams of Mesa, Arizona is the 2013 Golden Knights champion.  Gary’s victory caps two third place finishes, one in the 2000 and again in the 2008 Golden Knights.

GAME OF THE MONTH

2013 GOLDEN KNIGHTS

Gary Adams                42.85
Michael Buss               41.70
Dana Daves                 39.50
Michael Buss               39.00
Gary Adams                35.10
William Merrell           30.65
David Drevinsky         30.00
Thomas Chromczak    29.00
Robert Miehm             27.15
Abe Wilson                 25.05
Edward Addis             25.00
James Chessing           17.30
Donald Hamel             17.20
Kenneth Lopez           13.90

Timothy Harris, making a comeback after a ten year hiatus, shows he hasn’t lost his winning ways.  Tim finished first in a Walter Muir, Express Tournament, and Swift Quad in the middle two thousands.

Timothy Harris (courtesy subject)

SICILIAN DEFENSE (B36)

White: Roger Pedersen(2041)

Black: Timothy Harris (2189)

2019 Swift Quad

SEPTEMBER RESULTS

John Collins

Scott Sensiba   18C12  5-1
Tim McGill        18C12  5-1
Blair MacDermid  17C12  6-0

Michael Allard (courtesy subject)

Allen Woollen is the 18V02 Palciauskas winner with an undefeated 5-1 score.

Allen Woolen (courtesy subject)

OBITUARY

               

Pal Benko was born July 15, 1928 and died August 26, 2019.

Linda Clarke 

Linda Michelle Clarke of West Hollywood, California born October 21, 1947, died July 2, 2019.

GAMES FROM 2013 GOLDEN KNIGHTS

Sometimes even a Rook and two Bishops are no match for a rampaging Queen.

After White declines the exchange of Queens, things don’t go well for him.

Man does not live by tactics alone, but sometimes it is enough.

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