Tournament Details



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


Tony Dunlap
Email: louisvillescholasticopen@gmail.com
cell: 502-209-8291

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.

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