The 2013 Mississippi State Championship will be held on 19-20th October at the Country Inn & Suites, 3051 White Blvd., Pearl, Mississippi 39208.
The Championship will be played over five rounds of Swiss system with the time control G/85 d5 and in two sections – Open and U1400 (USCF rated).
Pre-entry Fee: Adults $20 and Scholastic 12th grade or lower $10 if received by Oct 11.
Onsite Entry Fee: Adults $30 and Scholastic 12th grade or lower $20.
The prize fund will be based on 60% of entries.
Trophies go to the top Mississippi resident of both sections. The Open section Trophy winner will be the 2013 State Champion.
The Mississippi Chess Association will host its annual business meeting Sunday at 12:30pm.
Send entries to: Ralph McNaughton, 407 Boehle St., Pearl, MS 39208. Make checks out to MCA. Include your USCF #, Expiration Date and estimated rating.
Information: Call Ralph at 601-278-9670 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Mississippi Chess Association homepage, www.mcachess.org.