Tournament Results - August Burn

USCF Rating Report

It was a clean sweep for Ithan Elementary School at the 2009 August Burn chess tournament, as 5th-grader Michael Sydnes scored 3.5/4 to win his second straight K-12 Championship section and raise his rating to a personal best of 1055. Michael will be going for a Silver Knights record when he attempts to win three straight K-12 Championship sections at the Fall Warm-Up tournament on October 3 in King of Prussia.

Ithan 3rd-grader Jacob Calamaro won the K-6 U/700 section, posting a score of 3.5/4. This was Jacob's first tournament win.