Archive | January 2014

Updates

KingCo Ratings through Round 5 of the regular season are up at http://chess.ratingsnw.com/report13-14/KingcoWk5.html.

Team pages are now updated through Week 2 of the Postseason.

The next match is scheduled for Monday, February 3 at Bothell High School.

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KingCo Championship Round Robin, Week 2

Week 3 of the Round Robin will take place at Bothell High School on Monday, February 3.

Round Robin Week 2 Results
 Interlake A 3 – 2 Eastlake A
 Overlake A 1.5 – 3.5 Newport
Round Robin Standings
 Position Team Name Score (Wins-Losses-Draws)
 1 Newport 8.0 (7-1-2)
 2 Interlake A 6.5 (6-3-1)
 3 Overlake A 3.0 (2-6-2)
 4 Eastlake A 2.5 (2-7-1)
Championship Round Robin
Round 1
 Overlake A (4) Interlake A (1) Interlake A 3.5, Overlake A 0.5
 Newport (2) Eastlake A (3) Newport 4.5, Eastlake A 0.5
Round 2
Interlake A (1) Eastlake A (3) Interlake A 3, Eastlake A 2
Overlake A (4) Newport (2) Newport 3.5, Overlake A 1.5
Round 3
Newport (2) Interlake A (1) Colors reversed from Week 4 regular season matchup (Newport won 3.5 – 1.5)
Eastlake A (3) Overlake A (4) Colors needed to prevent Eastlake A from getting three blacks or Overlake A from getting three whites while maintaining color reversals (did not play in regular season)

KingCo State Qualifying Bracket, Week 2

Bracket Semifinal Results
 Issaquah (5) 2 – 3 Interlake B (8)
 Mercer Island (7) 5 – 0
(forfeit)
Interlake C (6)
 Bellevue (9) 4 – 0 Eastlake B (12)
 Overlake B (11) 5 – 0 Bothell (10)
Qualifying Bracket Finals Pairings (Monday, February 3, at Bothell)
 Interlake B (8)  Mercer Island (7)  Both teams have qualified for state.
 Overlake B (11) Issaquah (5) The winner of this game can still qualify for state.  The loser of this game cannot qualify.
 Interlake C (6) Bellevue (9) The winner of this game can still qualify for state.  The loser of this game cannot qualify.
 Bothell (10) Eastlake B (12) Neither of these teams can qualify for state.
Qualifying Bracket
Round 1
Game 1 Issaquah (5) Eastlake B (12) Issaquah 4.5
Eastlake B 0.5
Winner plays in Game 5; loser plays in Game 7.
Game 2 Overlake B (11) Interlake C (6) Interlake C 4
Overlake B 1
Winner plays in Game 6; loser plays in game 8
Game 3 Mercer Island (7) Bothell (10) Mercer Island 4
Bothell 0
(forfeit)
Winner plays in Game 6; loser plays in game 8
Game 4 Interlake B (8) Bellevue (9) Interlake B 3.5
Bellevue 1.5
Winner plays in Game 5; loser plays in Game 7
Round 2
Game 5 Issaquah (5) Interlake B (8) Colors are the reverse of the Week 4 matchup between these teams (Interlake B won 3-2) Winner plays in Game 9 and clinches a state playoff berth; loser plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information)
Game 6 Mercer Island (7) Interlake C (6) First meeting between these teams this season.  Mercer Island needs white to equalize colors (three blacks and two whites so far); Interlake C has equal colors so far (three of each) Winner plays in Game 9 and clinches a state playoff berth; loser plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information)
Game 7 Bellevue (9) Eastlake B (12) Colors are the reverse of the Week 5 matchup between these teams (Bellevue won 4-1). Winner plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information); loser plays in Game 12 and cannot qualify for state.
Game 8 Overlake B (11) Bothell (10) Colors are the reverse of the Week 2 matchup (Overlake B won 3-2). Winner plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information); loser plays in Game 12 and cannot qualify for state.
Round 3
Game 9 Interlake B (8) Mercer Island (7) Colors are the reverse of the Week 2 matchup (Mercer Island won 3-2). Both teams have already qualified for state.  The winner is 5th place in KingCo while the loser is 6th place.
Games 10-11 The four teams are Issaquah (5, loser of Game 5); Interlake C (6, loser of Game 6), Bellevue (9, winner of Game 7), Overlake B (11, winner of Game 8) The winners may play in Game 13 (see Game 13 below for more information); the losers of these two Games cannot qualify for state.
Game 10 Overlake B (11) Issaquah (5) Colors are the reverse of the Week 5 matchup (Issaquah won 5-0). The winner may play in Game 13 (see Game 13 below for more information).  The loser will not qualify for state, and will be either 9th or 10th place in KingCo, based on seeding from the Swiss finish.
Game 11 Interlake C (6) Bellevue (9) Colors are the reverse of the Week 4 matchup (Interlake C won 3-2). The winner may play in Game 13 (see Game 13 below for more information).  The loser will not qualify for state, and will be either 9th or 10th place in KingCo, based on seeding from the Swiss finish.
Game 12 Bothell (10) Eastlake B (12) Colors are the reverse of the Week 4 matchup (Bothell won 4.5 – 0.5). Neither team qualifies for state.  The winner is 11th place in KingCo while the loser is 12th place.
Round 4
Game 13 Winner of Game 10 Winner of Game 11 Colors to be determined.Game will not be played if Interlake C would be a Game 13 participant. The winner of this match qualifies for state.  The loser of this match does not qualify for state.  If the match is not held, both would-be participants qualify for state.

KingCo Championship Round Robin

Round Robin Week 1 Results
 Overlake A 1.5 – 3.5 Interlake A
 Newport 4.5 – 0.5 Eastlake A
Round Robin Standings
 Position Team Name Score (Wins-Losses-Draws)
 1 Newport 4.5 (4-0-1)
 2 Interlake A 3.5 (3-1-1)
 3 Overlake A 1.5 (1-3-1)
 4 Eastlake A 0.5 (0-4-1)
Championship Round Robin
Round 1
 Overlake A (4) Interlake A (1) Interlake A 3.5, Overlake A 0.5
 Newport (2) Eastlake A (3) Newport 4.5, Eastlake A 0.5
Round 2
Interlake A (1) Eastlake A (3) Colors reversed from Week 5 regular season matchup (Interlake A won 4-1)
Overlake A (4) Newport (2) Colors needed to prevent Newport from getting three whites while maintaining color reversals (did not play in regular season)
Round 3
Newport (2) Interlake A (1) Colors reversed from Week 4 regular season matchup (Newport won 3.5 – 1.5)
Eastlake A (3) Overlake A (4) Colors needed to prevent Eastlake A from getting three blacks or Overlake A from getting three whites while maintaining color reversals (did not play in regular season)

KingCo State Qualifying Bracket

Bracket Quarterfinal Results
 Issaquah (5) 4.5 – 0.5 Eastlake B (12)
 Overlake B (11) 1 – 4 Interlake C (6)
 Mercer Island (7) 4 – 0
(forfeit)
Bothell (10)
 Interlake B (8) 3.5 – 1.5 Bellevue (9)

 

Qualifying Bracket
Round 1
Game 1 Issaquah (5) Eastlake B (12) Issaquah 4.5
Eastlake B 0.5
Winner plays in Game 5; loser plays in Game 7.
Game 2 Overlake B (11) Interlake C (6) Interlake C 4
Overlake B 1
Winner plays in Game 6; loser plays in game 8
Game 3 Mercer Island (7) Bothell (10) Mercer Island 4
Bothell 0
(forfeit)
Winner plays in Game 6; loser plays in game 8
Game 4 Interlake B (8) Bellevue (9) Interlake B 3.5
Bellevue 1.5
Winner plays in Game 5; loser plays in Game 7
Round 2
Game 5 Issaquah (5) Interlake B (8) Colors are the reverse of the Week 4 matchup between these teams (Interlake B won 3-2) Winner plays in Game 9 and clinches a state playoff berth; loser plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information)
Game 6 Mercer Island (7) Interlake C (6) First meeting between these teams this season.  Mercer Island needs white to equalize colors (three blacks and two whites so far); Interlake C has equal colors so far (three of each) Winner plays in Game 9 and clinches a state playoff berth; loser plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information)
Game 7 Bellevue (9) Eastlake B (12) Colors are the reverse of the Week 5 matchup between these teams (Bellevue won 4-1). Winner plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information); loser plays in Game 12 and cannot qualify for state.
Game 8 Overlake B (11) Bothell (10) Colors are the reverse of the Week 2 matchup (Overlake B won 3-2). Winner plays in either Game 10 or Game 11 (see the note on these games for more information); loser plays in Game 12 and cannot qualify for state.
Round 3
Game 9 Winner of Game 5 Winner of Game 6 Colors to be determined Both teams have already qualified for state.
Games 10-11 The loser of Game 5, the loser of Game 6, the winner of Game 7, the winner of Game 8 are re-seeded based on regular season finish.  Seed 1 plays seed 4 while seed 2 plays seed 3, unless either of these is a rematch of a Round 1 game.  If that happens, seed 1 plays seed 3 and seed 2 plays seed 4. The winners may play in Game 13 (see Game 13 below for more information); the losers of these two Games cannot qualify for state.
Game 12 Loser of Game 7 Loser of Game 8 Colors to be determined. Neither team qualifies for state.
Round 4
Game 13 Winner of Game 10 Winner of Game 11 Colors to be determined.

Game will not be played if Interlake C was a Game 9 participant or would be a Game 13 participant.

The winner of this match qualifies for state.  The loser of this match does not qualify for state.  If the match is not held, both would-be participants qualify for state.