Thank you for supporting chess in Austin!

Congratulations to Emily Nguyen on her 2nd place finish at the 2018 US Junior Girls Championship Tournament!!

There will be NO CHESS AT DOBIE MALL August 6, 13, or 20th. Please join us at Dobie until those dates and after. It's a great place to practice, experience new openings, and play with experts and masters!

Thank you for playing in the 4th Austin Chess Club Summer Open this past weekend, July 6-8th! The GUARANTEED PRIZE FUND of $4050 has been awarded! Section winners: Championship - Daniel Rodriguez & Emily Nguyen (4.0), Reserve - Baris Turgut (4.5), Novice -Jatin Aggarwal, Adam Kriz (4.5). All results may be found at the link above, and the tournament has been rated. Thank you for supporting chess in Austin!

Congratulations to San Antonio for winning the 7th Austin - San Antonio Shoot Out 21-19. Results are available on the event page (link above). Thank you to Complete Chess for hosting us today!

Congratulations to all the scholastic players who competed the North/Central and South State Scholastic Championships in March 2018. Special kudos go to the new state champions from the Austin San Antonio area! More than 1300 students competed at the Southern State Championships where title of State High School Champion was won by Emily Nguyen of Westwood High School with a perfect score of 7/7. Earning the title of Middle School Champion with a score of 6.5/7 was Aparna Yellamraju. The North/Central tournament was extremely competitive with 800 players in attendance. Earning the title of Champion in the Middle School Championship section of the North/Central State Championships was Ganesh Kumarappan with 6/7. The Canyon Vista Middle School team earned the Championshipo trophy in that section as well with 21 points - a very strong finish from its 6 member line-up.

Congratulations to all 350 players competing at the 2018 Region VI Scholastic Championships, held February 24th at McAuliffe Middle School in San Anotonio. Earning the title of Regional Champion: Michael Montez & Ashlyn Miller (High School Champions) Ray Zhang & Nitin Akella (Middle School Champions), Alexander Rodriguez (Elementary Champion) and Raymond Cai (Primary Champion)! Our Region VI Championship teams are PEACE Homeschool Co-op (High School Champion), Canyon Vista Middle School, (Middle School Champion), and Great Hearts Northern Oaks (Elementary Champions). Standings in tiebreak order for each section are available at the individual standings link and team standings link . The event has been rated by the USCF. Thank you for playing and for supporting chess in Region VI!

Thank you for playing in the 8th Annual Austin Chess Club Championship tournament! Results are online at the tournament link above. Special congratulations to Jorn Dammann and Emily Nguyen, our 2018 Austin Chess Club Co-Champions!

View the final results for the 2017-18 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events at the following links: Meridian 2017, Chess in the Park 2017, Casis 2018, and NYSO.

View the final results for the 2016-17 Rocks & Rooks major scholastic events at the following links: Meridian 2016, Kealing 2016, Casis 2017, and the 2017Region VI Scholastic Championships. Results from the 2015-16 Scholastic season are found at the following links: Meridian 2015, Kealing 2015, Casis 2016, and the 2016 Austin Area Scholastic and Open Championships at LME.

Bids are currently being accepted for the 2019 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, 2018.