Congratulations to everyone who competed in the 2016 Illinois Chess Tour. Congratulations to our tour winners Petros Karagianis (Open), Rudy Padilla (Reserve Adult), and Kevin Ho (Reserve Scholastic).

 

Top 5 in each category - see below for the participipation prizes

Open

1. Zhaozhi Li - $500 plus 1st place plaque

2. Nikola Mitkov - 2nd place plaque

3. Angelo Young - 3rd place plaque

4. Steven Szpisjak - 4th place plaque

5. Sam Schmakel - 5th place plaque

 

Reserve Adult

1. Hiro Higuchi - $200 plus 1st place plaque

2. Philip McCully - 2nd place plaque

3. Rudy Padilla - 3rd place plaque

4. Craig Boskey - 4th place plaque

5. Avinash Rajendra - 5th place plaque

 

Reserve Scholastic

1. Kevin Ho - $200 plus 1st place plaque

2. Shreyas Reddy - 2nd place plaque

3. Benjamin Chen - 3rd place plaque

4. Sohum Mehta - 4th place plaque

5. Ekansh Mehrotra - 5th place plaque

 

8 events played – winners of a $100.00 Wholesale Chess Gift Certificate

Kevin Ho

Philip McCully

Sohum Mehta

 

7 events played – winners of a $50.00 entry fee reimbursement for any CCA event or ICA event in Illinois

Rahul Bammidi

Megan Chen

Rudy Padilla

Shreyas Reddy

Richard Zhang

 

6 events played – winners of a $25.00 entry fee reimbursement for an ICA organized event

Craig Boskey

Benjamin Chen

Michael Chiflikyan

Charles Craigmile

Jack Heller

Hiro Higuchi

Nicholas Laden

Marissa Li

Zhaozhi Li

Ekansh Mehrotra

Srihas Rao

Derrick Red

Deepak Salian

Eric Starkman

Spencer Vincent

 

5 events played – $10 entry fee reimbursement for an ICA organized event

Adam Bareket

Tom Bareket

Slawomir Borkowski

Adam Chambers

Gabriel Gronski

Mark Hamilton

Harry Heller

Billy Hoseman

Elton Huang

Nikhil Kalghatgi

Sruthi Bharath Kumar

Eric Lewis

Nikola Mitkov

Rishi Narayanan

Vikram Oberai

Linda Pham

Elijah Platnick

Jacob Plotnick

Anupama Rajendra

Avinash Rajendra

Nisha Salian

Hersh Singh

Matthew Stevens

Steven Szpisjak

Ricky Wang

Michael Wishner

Natalie Wisniowski

Toby Yang

Angelo Young