Category Archives: events

Midwest Open Results – Knapp wins!

By | December 5, 2018

Joe Knapp made a successful return to tournament play at the 2018 MWO, scoring 4.5/5 and taking clear first over John Linscott. Knapp’s final two games were pivotal, as he had to defeat Matt Buckley in rd 4 and current NE Champ Ying Tan in rd 5 to win the event. Full results, including theā€¦ Read More »

Jacob Wagner is Omaha City Champion!

By | December 5, 2018

Congratulations to Jacob Wagner, who scored a perfect 4/4 to win the title of 2018 Omaha City Champion! There was a five-way tie for 2nd-6th place, with Ben Fabrikant, Steve Cusumano, Matt Buckley, Chad Forsman, and Noah Polacek each scoring 3/4. Full results available at: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201810145532  

Ying Tan is the 2017 Nebraska State Champion!

By | April 6, 2017

Ying Tan was the surprise winner of the 2017 Nebraska Closed Championship. Held April 1&2 in Lincoln, Tan scored 4.0/5 to take first place – not a bad result for the lowest rated player in the field! Steve Cusumano finished clear second with a score of 3.5/5. Full results are available at: http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201704020842