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2012 Elementary State Concludes

Congratulations to all those participating at WA Elementary State this year! Over 850 players braved the mountains and crossed the desert to “Duel in the Desert”. Several Parents have asked where they can provide feedback to the folks running the … Continue reading

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2012 Middle School Championships

The Middle School Individual Championships will be held on March 3, 2012 in Lynnwood WA. All players grade 5-9 are eligible to play. Details can be found at This is also the event that will select the WCF Representative … Continue reading

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Where did our ratings go?

Well, it’s HERE! The NorthWest Scholastic Rating Service (NWSRS) is a service provided by Kirk Winges and Amy Coughlin. None of that has changed. They continue to perform our ratings for us just as they always have. The difference is … Continue reading

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Welcome to the NW Scholastic Rating System!

Welcome to the new Northwest Scholastic Rating System (also known as NWSRS). This year, WSHCA made a decision to focus more on High School Scholastic Chess and transferred the hosting of the “NWSRS System” to the Washington Middle School Chess … Continue reading

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