The USCF Rated 5th Annual Stockton High School Team Chess Tournament will be taking place in person at Stockton University in the Galloway Campus center building. The tournament will be on Saturday, February 26th, and typically goes from 9 – 4 P.M. The tournament consists of 4 rounds with the first round start time currently being TBD. The time control will be game 30 with a delay of 5 seconds. Prizes include trophies for the top 3 teams and some additional prizes are planned to be given to some individual players as well. Masks will be required as it is school policy for visitors on campus, proof of vaccination is not required.
There is no entry fee for this tournament and all current New Jersey high school students and teams are allowed to request entry. The only requirement is all students must have a USCF membership in order to compete in the tournament. To request entry please email Stockon University professor and tournament organizer Professor Bradley Forrest at Bradley.Forrest@stockton.edu or reach out to the club email at OspreyChessClub@gmail.com
The Stockton Osprey Chess Club would like to thank the New Jersey State Chess Federation for its continued support in funding the event since 2019.
Written by: Nick Carlson
Last Updated on 2/4/22