Novice Section K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Rated Section K-4, 5-8, 9-12
Format: USCF Online Standard Rated 5 Round Swiss on chess.com
Sections: Scholastic Championship, U1700, U1300, U900, U500, Unrated
Collegiate Championship, U1700, U1300, Unrated. Unrated players may play
in any section
Time Control: All Sections G/24; Inc 5. Exception Scholastic U900, U500 and Unrated
G/15; Inc 5
Prizes: Scholastic sections, trophies to top five in all sections, Collegiate
Championship 1st $200, 2nd $75, 3rd $50, U1700 1st $75, U1300 1st $75,
Unrated 1st $75
Other Prizes: Various gift cards and other awards
Entry Fee: Scholastic Section $25 Collegiate Sections $50
Tournament Contact Info
If you have any specific questions about the tournament, please contact
Louisville Scholastic Chess Tournament
This year because of the Covid-19 Virus
The 2020 Louisville Scholastic Chess Tournament will be conducted online in a virtual environment, managed in Chess.com
First Time Tournament Players:
The Unrated section is a great introduction to tournament chess. First time tournament players are welcome and encouraged to participate.
All pairing created ASAP after each round ends. Next game appears immediately!
Computer Assistance: Players using chess engine or other software assistance will be flagged by chess.com and will be reported to the USCF Ethics Committee and have their membership revoked.