Scholastic Chess of Indiana

Tournaments

Snow on the Ground, Must be SCI Regional Time

I hope everyone is enjoying the snow as we get ready to introduce 2017. – Entries are flooding in for the 2017 SCI Individual Championships.  Regional tournaments can be found at the same locations as last year – Goshen, Hammond, Indianapolis, Mt. Vernon, and Terre Haute.  Complete information can be found here. – The first…

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Regional Tournaments for SCI Individual Championships Registration Open

Parents & Coaches, Online registration for the 2017 SCI Individual Championships is now open at scichess.org/register.  The online registration process has a few upgrades this year.  If you created an account last year, your old login should work on this new system as well. Regional tournaments will be held in the same locations – Jan.…

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2016 Team Finals Annoucements

Parents & Coaches, Just a few announcements as we are less than a week from the Team State Finals. 1.  We are adding a parents/coaches meeting approx 30 minutes after the start of the first round.  This will take place in the Morton High School auditorium.  In particular we would like to focus on using…

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Team Finals Hotel Information

The following hotels are available for Team State Finals in Hammond.  These are the closest available hotels (approx 2.5 miles) to Morton  High School and offer a “chess block” price: Fairfield – $119.99   7720 Corinne Drive Hammond, Indiana 46323 1-866-481-5253 Courtyard – $129.99   7730 Corinne Dr, Hammond, IN 46323    1-866-481-5253 Residence Inn – $139.99  7740…

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Team Regional/Finals Deadlines

Parents & Coaches – Please note the following deadlines that are approaching regarding the Team Regional and Finals competitions: Feb. 3 – Mailing deadline for ALL REGIONAL tournaments (K-8 teams only).  Online registration will continue. Feb 10 – Online registration deadline for Mt. Vernon Regional. Feb. 24 – Online registration deadline for Goshen, Hammond, and…

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State Finals Time COntrols

The rounds/time controls for State Finals are as follows: 12th & Under Championship – 4 rounds, G/60, d5 8th & Under Championship – 4 rounds, G/60, d5 6th & Under Championship – 5 rounds, G/45, d5 3rd & Under Championship – 6 rounds, G/30, d5 12th & Under JV – 5 rounds, G/45, d5 8th…

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Individual State Finals Now Set

The registration for State Finals qualifiers is now closed.  290 participants are registered to compete at Pike High School in Indianapolis on January 23, 2016. The final list has been posted here.  

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Reminder for Regional Participants

Registration is still open (until Dec. 31) for the SCI regional Tournaments. Please check the tournament page to ensure that your entry is correct and registered into the correct regional.  All registration is online.  No changes of any kind will be permitted past Dec. 31 as the number of qualifiers in each section per regional will…

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Attention Individual Regional Participants

You can now confirm your entry to the 2016 SCI Individual Regional tournaments from the tournament calendar page.  Please check the section carefully as errors sometimes occur.  If you find an error, please email mreisinger@yahoo.com immediately.

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2016 Team Finals

The 2016 SCI Team Finals will be moving to a new host school this year.  We are excited to announce that Morton High School in Hammond will host the event on March 19, 2016. Teams will compete at the regional level in 8th grade & under, 6th grade & under, and 3rd grade & under…

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