Chess tourney welcomes all comers
COQUILLE — The Southern Oregon Chess League’s Just For Fun Tournament will welcome players of all ages on Jan. 19.
Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. in the Coquille High School library. Play starts at 10 a.m. The tournament will charge fee and offer no prizes — just bragging rights. The tournament is an Oregon Scholastic Chess Federation qualifier and OSCF-rated.
Southern Oregon Chess League varsity and junior Varsity teams will play, and other teams are invited. Players are free to form teams of adults, families or friends. All will play individually with each team’s top five scores totaled for team score. Five rounds, no elimination. Concessions will offer hot dogs, pop and snacks.
For more information, email Nancy Keller at email@example.com, or call 541-290-8479.
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