Webster University A team trailed UTD by 1/2 point going into the final round. It was a must win situation for Webster to retain the national title.
Freshmen GM Illia Nyzhnyk and GM Vasif Durarbayli won with white while GM Ray Robson and GM Le Quang Liem drew with black to give Webster a 3-1 victory over UTD!
Webster earns the #1 seed at the 2015 Final Four Championship.
Webster C team upsets Columbia A team 3-1 to tie for 2nd with UTD and UMBC.
IM Ashwin Jayaram wins top board 1 prize 6-0
GM Illia Nyzhnyk wins top board 2 prize 5-1
GM Ray Robson ties for 1st for top board 3 prize 5.5-0.5
GM Andre Diamant wins top board 4 prize 5.5-0.5
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