fee is $375 for a team of four players from the same school for the
entire season (for all six
Magnus match dates: twelve games total for each player). A school can have the same
four players or four different players on each match date. There is a
limit of two teams per school.
The entries may be paid by a check (or purchase
order) from the school, payable to: Chess Center of New York, P.O.
Box 4615, New Windsor, NY 12553.
Oct. 15, Nov. 19, Dec. 17, Jan. 28, Feb. 11, Mar. 4 (makeup date: May
5th Annual Magnus High School and Junior High Chess League
Columbia Grammar and Prep. High School Cafeteria,
36 W. 93rd St.
(bet. Central Park West & Columbus Ave., near 96th St. subways), NYC.
12-SS, G/60 d10, open to grades 7-12 born after 3/4/98. 3 sections:
(over 1799), 2. Under 1800, 3. Under 1200.
Plaques to top 3 each section, top U1900 (Premier), top U1500 (Sec. 2),
top U800, Unr. (Sec. 3). May be limited to 1st 60 players to register
for each date. Individual free entry prizes:
free entry to 2
specified Continental Chess tmts. thru 12/31/18 to 1st each section.
free entry to 1 CCA tmt. thru 12/31/18 to the
4-top-scoring players from same school
across all 3 sections,
plaques to top 3 overall team scores, limit 2 teams per school. Mixed
(2-player male/female team, avg. rating U2200, may be in
different sections and from different schools, must sign-up before 1/28)
free entry to 1 CCA tmt. thru 12/31/18 to 1st Mixed
Doubles team, chess sets to top 3 overall Mixed Doubles. Free entries
courtesy of Continental Chess and are valid for CCA tmts. with 100%
guaranteed prizes; see
for details and restrictions. Rds.:
am-12:30 pm (earlier if feasible) each date. Ent:
and EF accepted online, may be paid by school. All:
games submitted for rating prior to next date’s games. Players must
re-register before each date; official USCF rating list in effect on
each date used for that date (unofficial ratings usually used if
otherwise unrated or if requesting to play in Premier). Unr. may enter
section 2 or 3 (or Premier by TD permission). Limit 6 byes (2 byes max.
rds. 9-12), commit before Jan. 28. Teammate pairings avoided but
possible. Ties for free entries decided by tiebreak except playoff May 6
between top 2 on tiebreak (may be fast game). Special Bonus Points
be awarded each date! Bring clocks! Info:
thru 4 pm the day before each rd. at Magnus League
. Reg. on-site by 9:30 am. Make school
purchase orders payable to: Chess Center of NY, PO Box 4615, New
Windsor, NY 12553.