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Swiss 6 action from June 2018 quads

The first quads of the school year are on September 23rd from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30.

All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads are also USCF rated if all members of a quad are USCF members. Results from the June’s Quads can be found at: NWSRS results  USCF results

Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Click this link for more details on this month’s quad:  BethelQuads-flyer

 

24 players, including 4 first time players, participated in the quads at Willamette High School in May.  Will Ravn took the top quad while Ben Kurtz extended his non-losing streak to 6 months in row.  Liam Priest, Tyler Hittenberger, and McRey Moyer also won their quads outright while Kieran Priest and Ethan Kramerberry tied for first in their quad.  Detailed results from the Quads can be found at: NWSRS results  USCF results

The last quads of the school year are on June 10th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated.

Quads are also USCF rated if all members of a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Click this link for more details on this month’s quad:  BethelQuads-flyer

Quad six had 2 of the 4 first time participants

Quad four intent on notating their games

14 players competed at Willamette High School in April.  Two traditional quads sandwiched a swiss six in the middle this time.  Steven Van Enk helped balance the odd number by joining and winning the top quad.  The other quad winner was Elliot Miller.  After three months of sharing the top spot, Ben Kurtz finally went 3-0 to win the swiss six section.  Ben now has a streak of five quads in a row of finishing first or tied for first.  Detailed results from the April Quads can be found at: NWSRS results

The next quads are on May 20th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated.

Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

The last quads of the school year will be on June 10th.  Click link for more details on this month’s quad: Bethel Quads flyer

Final round of Quad 2 in its opening moves

Quad 1 action with Swiss 6 in the background

 

 

Bethel Quads had their first quad with an average rating over 2000.

Six quads competed at Willamette High School on March 20th.  Owen McCoy pulled off another exciting blitz finish to win the top quad.  Other quad winners were: Taylor Wilhour (Q2). Craig Kelley, Ben Kurtz and Yufei Su (3-way tie in Q3), Kevin McCoy (Q4), Favio Cabanas (Q5) and Danielle Stone (Q6).

Detailed results from the March Quads can be found at:
NWSRS results   USCF results

The next quads are on April 22nd from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Next quads on May 20th and June 10th.  Click link for details on this month’s quad: Bethel Quads flyer

Quads 3 and 4 doing an awesome job notating their games!

Four quads with an even mix of K-12 and adult players participated at Willamette High School on February 11th.  The top two quads had ties: Will Ravn & Cody Webb (Q1) and Phil Schapker & Ben Kurtz (Q2). Craig Kelley (Q3) and Danielle Stone (Q4) both were a perfect 3-0 in their respective quads.

Results from the January Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

The next quads are on March 18th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Next quads on April 22nd and May 20th.  Click link for details on this month’s quad: Bethel Quads flyer

Cameron Hansen smiles before winning his 2nd quad in a row

Twenty-six players competed in six quads to start off the new year in the Willamette Media Center on January 14th.  Quad winners were: Will Ravn (Q1), Ben Kurtz (Q2), Noah Menachemson (Q3), Yufei Su (Q4), Calvin Joye (Q5) and Cameron Hansen (Q6).

Results from the January Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

Next quads are on February 11th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Next quads on March 18th and April 22nd.  Click link for details on this month’s quad:
Bethel Quads flyer

View from quad 6

Twenty-four players competed in six quads to finish off 2017 in the Willamette Media Center on December 17th. Several players that hadn’t been around in while found their way back along with seven first timers. The top two quads had ties with Will Ravn and Fedya Kleshchev (Q1) and Andrei Kleshchev and Ben Kurtz (Q2). Other quad winners were Joshua Shrock (Q3), Athena Aguiar (Q4), Calvin Joye (Q5) and Cameron Hansen (Q6). Quad #2 was also USCF rated.

Results from the December Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

Next quads are on January 14th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Click link for details on this month’s quad:
Bethel Quads Flyer

Sam Farley (3rd grade) takes down a 5th, 10th and 12th grader on his was to winning quad four.

Four quads competed in the Willamette Media Center on November 19th.  Owen McCoy came out on top again in Quad #1.  Joe Doerr (Q2), Jordan Mugford (Q3) and Sam Farley (Q4) won their respective quads. The top quad was also USCF rated.

Results from the November Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

Click link for details on this month’s quad:
BethelQuads-flyer

Next quads are on December 17th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Quad 2 action with quads 3 and 4 in the background

Twenty-four players competed in six quads on October 8th.  The McCoys won 3 of the 6 quads (Owen in #1, Kevin in #3 and Sarah in #6)!  The other winners were: Q2 Ryan Walch, Q4 (3-way tie) Brennen Matherly, Max Murphy and Yufei Su, and Q5 Duncan Rhodes (2nd win in a row).  The top quad was also USCF rated.

Results from the October Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

Click link for details on this month’s quad:
BethelQuads-flyer

Next quads are on November 19th from 1:30 to 4:30. Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30. All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated. Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members. Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

Swiss 6 action between Hung Le and Victor Dossin

There were eighteen participants for Bethel’s first quads of the new school year.  This time the top six were put into a Swiss 6.  Hung Le prevailed on his fancy wooden board to take home a $20 first place finish while Will Ravn received $10 for second place.  The other winners were: Q2 Alexandre Dossin, Q3 Brandon Young and Q4 Duncan Rhodes.

Results from the Sept. Quads:
NWSRS results   USCF results

Click link for details on this month’s quad:
BethelQuads-flyer

Next quads are on October 8th from 1:30 to 4:30.  Just $10 to enter with the winner of each quad getting $10 and free admission to the next Bethel Quad. Remember if a quad chooses a longer time control, it will likely run later than 4:30.  All quads are OSCF qualifiers and will be NWSRS rated.  Quads also USCF rated if all members in a quad are USCF members.  Send an email to mike.myers@bethel.k12.or.us to reserve a spot. Onsite registration between 12:30 – 1:15.

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