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2021 Chess High School

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Chess

High, Middle, and Elementary Schools

State Championships: Feb. 3, 2021

Location:
Creekside Christian Academy (West Campus)
2455 Mt Carmel Rd, Hampton, GA 30228

 

Classifications:

  • High School: 7th through 12th grades
  • Middle School: 6th through 8th grades
  • Elementary School: 1st through 5th grades

What To Bring to Competitions: 

  • Two tournament-size chess sets for every team
    • Board: 2 ¼” squares (20” X 20” board)
    • King: between 3 ¾” and 4 ¼” tall
  • Two chess clocks (not a chess clock app) for every team
  • One Coach or another adult to act as a table referee (Must be at coaches’ meeting)

Team Event: 

  • Schools may enter 1 or more teams in each grade classification. 
  • A team consists of 4 students (up to 2 alternates per team are allowed) 
  • There is no limit to the number of teams allowed at the region tournament, BUT only 2 teams per school per division (i.e. 2 ES, 2 MS, 2 HS) may advance. (NEW for 2021)

 

General Schedule (may vary at each region)

8:00 Registration Opens

8:30 Coaches’ meeting (IMPORTANT)

8:45 Opening Prayer / Statement

9:00 Round 1 Begins

9:50 Round 2 Begins

10:40 Round 3 Begins

11:30 Round 4 Begins

12:10  Break for Lunch

12:50  Round 5 Begins

1:40   Semi-finals (top 4)
                      (1 round playoff for 5-8 for final 2 positions for state) 

2:15 Final Round Begins

3:00 Awards/ Closing / Depart

 

 

 

Participating Schools


1-Jan.23 McDonough

  • Community Christian School
  • Creekside Christian Academy
  • Konos Academy
  • The King's Academy

2-Jan. 29 Macon

  • Central Georgia Arts & Athletics
  • Covenant Academy
  • Horizon Christian Academy
  • Lafayette Christian School

3-Jan. 30-Vidalia

  • Trinity Christian School-Statesboro
  • Vidalia Heritage Academy

Champions

2021

Creekside Christian Academy

2020

Sherwood Christian Academy

2019 (GICAA)

Vidalia Heritage Academy

2018 (GICAA)

Sherwood Christian Academy

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