North Carolina Chess Association


Latest News

GM Jose Martinez Alcantara and IM Rahul Srivatshav Peddi top powerful 151 player field 
at US Masters with 7/9 points. North Carolina's Vishnu Vanapalli earns IM Norm! RESULTS HERE

Advaith Karthik wins the 2021 North Carolina Open
Snodgrass,Holliman,Chen,Morais,Chirilov,Triplett,Lozitskiy tie for 2nd  RESULTS HERE
NC Open top in Sections

Zachary Snively – U1900
Noshirwan Patel – U1700
Andy He, Alen Chen – U1500
Sai Kanha Kummari, Stanley Sun – U1300
Kyle Kartin – K-12 under 1000
Dhruv Patil, Patrick Young-Grady, Jayanth Saravanakumar – K-12 under 700

GM Robby Kevlishvili – nc open blitz!: blitz championship
Krishna Rallabandi – nc open blitz!: blitz under 1800


Upcoming Tournaments – details under menu “Tournaments”


Dec 10-12 2021           NC Seniors State Chess Championships
Dec 11-12 2021           All-Knighter 24 Hour Chess Tournament
Dec 26-30 2021          Charlotte Open
Feb 4-6 2022               Land of the Sky XXXIV
Feb 11-13 2022          THE BIG ENCHILADA V In Memory of Jeff Jones – details to come



Mar 11-13 2022          2022 NC K-12 CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS – Hilton Charlotte University Place- more to come


The Charlotte Chess Center & Scholastic Academy Official Events Schedule


North Carolina Chess Association is a 
State Affiliate of the US Chess Federation

Current North Carolina Champions

Tianqi Wang       2021 State Champion
Neo Zhu              2021 High School 9-12
Arya Kumar        2021 Girls K-12
Jerry Xue             2021 6-8
Vir Datt                2021 K-5
Patrick Sciacca   2020 Senior Champion

We hope you will enjoy your new 
NC Chess Association website! 
If you are not a member, we hope you will 
consider joining. Want to join and support your 
NC Chess Association? one-year membership 
is only $10 for adult or junior members.