West Kentucky Chess, LLC

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Quad A Regional Tournament

Saturday, February 24th, 2018

Crittenden County Elementary School

120 Autumn Lane

Marion, KY 42064

Top four teams advance to State Team Tournament in March 2018.

Trophies awarded as follows:


K-12 top 8 overall top U-1000

K-8   top 8 overall top U-800

K-5   top 8 overall top U-600

K-3   top 8 overall top U-400

K-1   top 8 overall top U-200


Top 4 teams in each division, minimum of 2 players from same school to qualify for team trophy.


K-12 4 rounds G/60

K-8 4 rounds G/60

K-5 4 or 5 rounds G/45

K-3 4 or 5 rounds G/45

K-1 4 or 5 rounds G/30

Entry Fees:   

Online Entries. Large number (8 or more)/school paid roster entries may email standard entry form and may be paid for at the door if form is received by.

$25 if postmarked by Feb. 23rd, $30 on site entries. Checks made out to West Kentucky Chess.

Mail To: 

West Kentucky Chess, 2340 Lone Oak Rd, PMB 166, Paducah, KY 42003


Check in and registration is from 7:30-8:30 AM.  

Players meeting at 9:15am

Round 1 approximately 9:30 with other rounds ASAP

Onsite Registration 7:30-8:30 am Players will not play round 1

Event Notes: 

Notation is mandatory for the K8 and K12 sections, or risk a 5% deduction in time per player.
The top 4 teams in K3, K5, K8, and K12 will receive invitations to the State Team Championship on March 24, 2018. 

Teams who place 5th-10th will be used as alternates should qualified team cancel or decline their invitations. 

K1 teams automatically qualify for the State Team Championship if they play in their respective Quad Tournament.

* This is a USCF rated tournament and membership is required; obtain online HERE.  Please bring membership card or proof of membership.  NO memberships can be purchased on site. Memberships MUST be renewed if expired.

* Please bring chess sets and clocks for use in the skittles area and in the tourney.  Notation is advised because disputes may be settled by notation.  

* Concessions will be available on site.

Increment weather make-up date is March 3rd. See Channel 6 WPSD for cancellations. Please keep in mind, that if the 3rd is snowed out, that is it, and qualification to State will be based on rule Q3.3 of the Blue Book.

If you have questions email or contact:

Thomas Knight 270-933-8228  [email protected]  

Don Winters 270-704-1718      [email protected]