Austin Kids # 11

Please click here for the USCF cross table and here for the pictures.
We had a record turnout with 52 players (13 in Open, 10 in U1400, and 39 in U900). The Open section had 2 Class-A players; another Class-A player pre-registered but could not make it. The U900 had quite a few new faces, including 5 first-time tournament goers.

Congratulations to the winners:

Andrew Lu and William Liu: 1st place in the Open section.
Glen Liu and Mukund Pasapuleti: 1st place in the U1400 section.
Andrew Lu: 1st place in the U900 section.
Doru Gucer, Eric Ingram, Rohan Polavaram , Malcolm Jackson: 2nd place in the U900 section.
Vasfi/Doru Gucer and Mike/Eric Ingram: 1st place Parent/Child teams.
Daniel Xiong: Biggest Upset for defeating an opponent over 500 points stronger.

We also added $230 in fundraising for Emily's trip to the 2010 World Youth Chess Championships.