2012 Hult Summer Scholastic

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Where: Hult Center, 5215 N Knoxville, Peoria, IL 61614

When: Saturday, July 21st 2011

What: This tournament is 4 round officially rated United States Chess Federation (USCF) Swiss System Scholastic event for individuals. Players divided in two approximately even sections by rating for pairing and prize purposes. All players play all rounds.

Who: Eligibility Pre-K through High School.

Entry Fee: $13 per player (payable at site, check or cash). USCF membership required and can be purchased at site. Advance Entry requested (but not required), e-mail murrel@gmail.com. You may still pay at the door, we would just like to get an idea of how many players to expect. Check-in from 8 to 9am. No new entries and no substitutions allowed on Saturday morning after 9am. This allows time for first round pairings. First round will start at 9:30am. Other rounds and awards ASAP.

Schedule: Rd1 9:30 Rd2 Asap Rd3 Asap Rd4 Asap Awards Asap Game 30 time control

Prizes: Individual trophies. Trophies to the top 3 individuals in each section. Upset trophy for each section (100 points or more). You must have a score of at least ½ point to get a trophy. We use 5 tiebreakers: Solkoff, Modified Median, Sonneborn-Berger, Performance of Opposition, and Average Opposition.

Extra: Yes, it is a Hult event so here will be FREE pizza and juice. Depending on how quickly the rounds are conducted, a half-hour lunch break may be taken sometime between 11am and 1pm.

Directions: Take I-74 to Knoxville Avenue, exit on right. Go north past War Memorial, Lake & Glen Avenues. Turn left at entrance to Proctor Hospital at Hult Center Sign (turn lane, no light). If you pass the entrance, turn left at the light at the top of the hill and use the hospital drive to return to the Center.

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