OCG/OCA April Tournament Finishes with a 5-0 Scholastic Winner and Tie for 1ST in Quick

Scholastic players in our April OCG/OCA Scholastic & Quick tournament sponsored by the UCF chess Club

Scholastic players in our April OCG/OCA Scholastic & Quick tournament sponsored by the UCF chess Club

Thank you to 29 players who participated in last weekend's OCA/OCG Scholastic & Quick tournaments. We had an exciting event with several upset wins in both sections!

Congratulations goes to Fritz V. in the scholastic section who, entering the tournament with a rating of 545, came in first place with a perfect score of 5-0 and boosted his rating by 270 points to 815. Great job Fritz!

One School's Andrew T. won clear second place as the only player with 4 points. Aidan G., Jiya B., and Sritej S. all finished with 3.5 points to share 3rd place. Avi G. and Ivan G. won 4th and 5th place respectively, with 3 points. The remaining players were awarded participation medals for the effort that they put into their games. Great job everyone!

In the quick section, Brandon Sibbitt—who had four upset wins—and Yevgeny Postrekhin both finished with 4 points and tied for first place. 

Our next OCG/OCA Scholastic & Quick tournaments are scheduled for May 6 - find all the details here!