Nebraska State Chess Association

Official state chapter of the Unites States Chess Federation

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August 3, 2015

March 13, 2014
Luke Lu placed 14th in the National K-1 Championships!

March 16, 2014
Joseph Wan and defending champion Ben Fabrikant are the State Co-Champions! Joseph is the youngest state champion in Nebraska history. Congratulations to both champions, it was a hard fought round-robin in which Ben won all his games except for his loss to Joseph, who had 3 wins and 2 draws. Full report coming soon.

Feb 4, 2014
The Jack Spence Chess Club now meets on Mondays from 7-10, more details on their site.

Decmber 10, 2013

November 11, 2013
Final POY standings now available. There will be no Omaha City Championship this year.

November 11, 2013
Congratulations to Joseph Wan and John Stepp, 2013 Lincoln City Co-Champions! Full results.

November 10, 2013
GM Boris Gulko will be giving a short lecture at 9:30am at the Beth Israel Synagogue, as well as a 20-player simul at 10:30am. Sponsored by the Jack Spence Chess Club.

April 24, 2013
Ben Fabrikant wins the 2013 Nebraska closed state championship!

Top 3 finishers:

1. Ben Fabrikant: 4.0/5
2. Joseph Knapp: 3.0/5
3. Kent Nelson: 3.0 /5

April 10, 2013
Millard North Middle School takes 6th place at SuperNationals!
Team(from left): Mike Nietman (USCF Secretary), Vikas Retineni, Abhinav Jaddu, Jason Selvaraj, Shashank Potineni

Jason Selvaraj is co-champion!
Champions(from left): Mike Nietman (USCF Secretary), Spencer Baker (co-champion), Jason Selvaraj (co-champion), Bill Hall (USCF Executive Director)