Thank you for supporting chess in Austin!

The 10th Annual Austin Chess Club Championshipis set for January 3-5, 2020. Register online today (seating is limited). Thank you for supporting chess in Austin!

The 2019 Meridian Scholastic Chess Tournament and Open Section at the Meridian Scholastic Tournament will be the first major Rocks & Rooks event of the 2019-2020 school year! They take place on September 14th, a bit earlier than usual. Registration is already open. Register early for the lowest entry fee!

Congratulations all players competing in the 2019 Texas Scholastic Championships. Special kudos to Austin's own Emily Nguyen, the defending Texas High School Champion, Rohit Gundam, Middle School Champion, and Ethan Mei, Primary Champion! All are RRISD students. RRISD's Canyon Vista Middle School earned the Middle School Championship team and the Middle School Grand Champion team titles. Results from the 2019 Super State Championship tournament may be found on USCF's website and on the event website.

Congratulations to the more than 350 players competing at the 2019 Region VI Scholastic Championships, held February 16th at Canyon Vista Middle School in Austin. Earning the title of Regional Champion: Vladimir Mezokh (High School Champion) Siddharth Vadlamani (Middle School Champion), Vishnu Muthuraman (Elementary Champion) and Sanmita Husur (Primary Champion)! Our Region VI Championship teams are Westwood High School (High School Champpions) Canyon Vista Middle School (Middle School Champions), Laurel Mountain Elementary (Elementary Champions), and Spicewood Elementary (Primary Champions). Standings in tiebreak order for each section are available at the event website. The event has been rated by the USCF. Thank you for playing and for supporting chess in Region VI!

The 2019 Casis Scholastic Chess Tournament and Open Section at the 2019 Casis Tournament took place on January 26th. Thank you for playing! Links to lists of final standings and awards by section can be found on the tournament page (linked above). The rated results are available on

Thank you for playing in the 9th Annual Austin Chess Club Championship tournament, January 4-6, 2019! This Grand Prix event with a prize fund of $4025 and sections for all abilities was a sell out! Please go to the tournament page (link above) for links to a list of all prize winners.

Thanks to all who participated in Austin's 2018 Chess in the Park tournament on November 4th. Results for this unrated event have been posted at the link above.

Thank you for playing in the 2018 Meridian Scholastic Tournament and 2018 Meridian Open Tournament. Results are posted at the links above. The tournament has been rated.

Results from the 2018-9 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events: Meridian 2018, Chess in the Park 2018, Casis 2019, the 2019 Region VI Championships at Canyon Vista, Paragon 2019, and NYOS 2019.
Results from the 2017-18 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events: Meridian 2017, Chess in the Park 2017, Casis 2018, and NYOS 2018.
Results from the 2016-17 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events: Meridian 2016, Kealing 2016, Casis 2017, and the 2017Region VI Scholastic Championships
Results from the 2015-16 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events: Meridian 2015, Kealing 2015, Casis 2016, and the 2016 Austin Area Scholastic and Open Championships at LME.

Bids are currently being accepted for the 2020 Region VI Scholastic Championships. Please visit TCA's website to learn more about the bidding process. Bids should be sent to JP Hyltin, no later than September 1, 2019.