Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Unit Meet 2011

                Chess spectators, players, coaches and teachers from different schools gather to watch this year’s Unit Meet held last September 20 and 21 at the Ramon Magsaysay (Cubao) High School.  A 5-round 2-day Swiss System tournament was headed by Chief Arbiter Villanueva from Chess Arbiters Association of the Philippines (CAAP).  Jodito Deroca as the Assistant Arbiter and Christopher Fernandez who recorded the pairings and scores of the players.  Eight schools from the 4th District of Quezon City participated on the said event.  But only the top two scorers in each category will qualify for the Division Meet.  Two hours to play for each round to finish their game.

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Board One

                A training tournament for Chess was held last September 17, 2011 at the Ramon Magsaysay (Cubao) High School.  Combined players for Unit Meet, Alphaland, and Flora Ylagan students were again put their best foot forward for this event.  Top seeded Luzel Dacayo lead the tournament with a 4 wins, 1 draw points.  While on the second place was given to John Bryan Domondon also with 4 wins and 1 draw.  Both of them are playing as board one from their respective category for the Unit Meet.