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National K-12 Grade Championships 2015 Grade 12

us chess k-12The National K-12 Grade Championships took place in Orlando, Florida, USA from the 3rd of December to the 5th December. The event boasted a total attendance of 1725 preregistered players, the highest total since 2003. 289 players competed in the blitz portion of the event, an increase of 79 players since last year. In the K-12 blitz, Andrew Liu from Massachusetts emerged victorious, while Arai Gordon Lee from Kansas won the K-6 Blitz portion.

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Justus D Williams (2383) from New York wins the gold medal among 63 12th graders with 6 points. Aaron Grabinsky (2301) from Oregon is in second place, also with 6 points in 7 games. Bronze goes to Joshua Colas (2390) from New York.

Final Standings

No. Name St Rate Pts
1 Williams, Justus D NY 2383 6
2 Grabinsky, Aaron OR 2301 6
3 Colas, Joshua NY 2390 5.5
4 Arun, Siddharth MA 2228 5.5
5 Barayev, Isaac NY 2202 5
6 Hauge, David Richey DC 2033 5
7 Spinnell, Alexander Troy NY 2218 5
8 Chen, John NY 2010 5
9 Drennan, Luke Anthony NJ 1807 5
10 Zhang, Samuel NY 1820 5
11 Ainsworth, Michael NY 2068 5
12 Moore, Nickolas Arthur FL 2102 4.5
13 Gainer, Oliver Halbert VA 1620 4.5
14 Maksimiuk, Anita NY 1742 4.5
15 Giammanco, Daniel Scott NJ 1858 4.5
16 Sarna, Kristen Sheila TX 1811 4.5
17 Rodriguez, Abraham V FL 4.5
18 Palmisano, Ryan NY 1302 4.5
19 Horvath, Stephen IL 1628 4
20 Giordano, Christopher Michael NJ 1853 4
21 Parker-Turner, Phillip IL 1967 4
22 Wall, Christopher NJ 1600 4
23 Sood, Harry TN 1435 4
24 Lores, Roberto L FL 1574 4
25 Hernandez, Eric FL 1309 4
26 Burke-Kaiser, Caelan Nicholas IL 1499 4
27 Quiroz, Jorge NY 1622 3.5
28 Cooper, Evan FL 1403 3.5
29 Malendevych, Teodor S FL 1455 3.5
30 Sheikh, Daniel FL 827 3.5
31 Bakker, Pascal S NH 1663 3.5
32 Yan, Kevin NY 2001 3.5
33 Tisserand, Cecilia Martine LA 1443 3.5
34 Rupprecht, Christopher IL 1469 3.5
35 Chiang, Benny IL 728 3.5
36 Gandhi, Divyanshu FL 1061 3.5
37 Ovalle Jr, Jose Ca TX 1375 3.5
38 Bello, Nileidy NY 1266 3.5
39 Smithe, Austin A FL 1263 3.5
40 Palmisano, Nathan NY 1469 3.5
41 Rahman, Azwad FL 1250 3
42 Freeman, Lev G FL 1709 3
43 Wu, Tony FL 1147 3
44 Van, Trung Thanh FL 594 3
45 Pimentel, Carlos Alberto FL 706 3
46 Rodriguez, Isaac FL 1251 3
47 Nakada, Taikan NY 730 3
48 Calandrino, Stephen, Jr NJ 1035 2.5
49 Rios, Angel FL 2.5
50 Veiner, Zachary Michael FL 698 2.5
51 Medam, Ram FL 2.5
52 Rodriguez Leiva, Angel FL 848 2.5
53 Jia, Jeffrey FL 1251 2.5
54 Ramos, Sean FL 731 2.5
55 Maharaj, Amar FL 689 2.5
56 Lin, Andrew FL 940 2
57 Wiley, Charlie IL 925 2
58 Perez, Cody Drake TX 1110 2
59 Saenz, Kevin Alexander FL 256 2
60 Tortoriello, Christopher NY 450 1.5
61 Gray, Danielle Elizabeth FL 1.5
62 Santana, Ivan FL 1.5
63 Gonzalez, Alicea Colleene FL 1

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