2007 Nationals

 2007 "Derek Oldbury Memorial" GAYP National Tournament

July 23rd through 27th in Las Vegas at the Plaza Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada


Nationals
43 Total Entrants competed Monday thru Friday. 

 13 rounds of 2 games each, scored by game - 2rds Monday, 3 Tuesday, 3 Wednesday, 3 Thursday, 2 Friday

Masters:      
Rank  
Name    -      City, State  
Points-H Pt  

Cash        Comments

 
1 Lubabalo Kondlo - Soweto, South Africa 31-346

$2,160         Wins GAYP Nationals

2 (IM) John Webster - Stoneville, NC 31-344

$1,830         US Nat'l GAYP Champion

3 (IM) Shane McCosker - Northern Ireland  30-347

$1,350  

4 (IM) Gene Lindsay - Morristown, TN   30-330

$   915

5 (IM) Richard Beckwith - Willoughby, OH  29

$   545

6 (GM) Jim Morrison - Glasgow, KY   28-349

$   180

7 (IM) Clayton Nash - Aberdeen, MS   28-330

$   150

8 (IM) Joe Schwartz - Hallandale, FL 28-323

$   120

9 (GM) Richard Hallett - St. Petersburg, FL 28-319

$     90

10 (GM) Jack Francis - Barbados 28-315

$     60

11 (GM) Ron King - Barbados 28-190

Late Entry / Started 5th Rd

12 Paul Bryan - Marengo, OH   27  
13 (IM) Michael Holmes - Fort Knox, KY 26  
14 (IM) Anthony Bishop - Nashville, TN 25  
15 Alan Millhone - Belpre, OH 20  
16 Keith Weaver - Rexburg, ID 15  
17 Anatoly Rayevsky - Huntersville, NC  9  

John Webster   

Shane McCosker

Kevin Burks

Eric Strange

Lubabalo Kondlo

Wilma Wolverton

Majors:
Rank  
Name    -      City, State  

Points-H Pt

 

Cash      Comments

 
1 Kevin Burks - Hurt, VA  39

$645     US Nat'l Majors GAYP Champion

2 Jimmy O'Grady - Yonkers, NY 36

$460        

3 Bob Murr - Colorado Springs, CO  31

$325

4 Paul Lyons - Atascadero, CA        27-324

$230  Split $415

4 Ken Schultz - Cosby, TN   27-324

$185  Split $415

6 Tommy Canning - Ireland   26-325

$140  Split $255

6 Al Darrow - Vernon, CT   26-325

$115  Split $255

8 Wade Holder - Fayetteville, NC  25-326

$  90  Split $160

8 Warren Meacham - Santa Monica, CA  25-326

$  70  Split $160

10 Billy Runge - York, PA 24

$  45

11 Robert Ferguson - Orem, UT 22-329  
11 John Gibson - Westlake Village, CA  22-329  
13 Hollis McClard - Lafayette, TN 21  

Minors:
Rank  
Name    -      City, State  

Points-H Pt

 

Cash    Comments

 
1 Eric Strange - CA (US Army stationed in Texas) 44

$450    US Nat'l Minors GAYP Champion

2 Gilberto Cisneros - Sun Valley, CA 41

$320        

3 Francesco La Rocca - Brooklyn, NY  38

$225

4 Nico Pradenas - San Diego, CA 34

$160

5 (WIM) Wilma Wolverton - Grain Valley, MO 30

$125    US Nat'l Women GAYP Champion

6 Alexander Weaver - Hackensack, NJ   29

$  95

7 Steve Blackshear - Redondo Beach, CA 28

$  80

8 Paul Stein - San Diego, CA  21-324

$  65  Split $115

8 Saul Fenster - San Francisco, CA 21-324

$  50  Split $115

10 Kim Willis - Eldon, MO  20

$  30

11 Raymond Shelly - Cambridge, MD  17  
12 Sol Kaplan - North Las Vegas, NV   13  
13 John Cardie - Westminster, CO  2

Withdrew after 3rd Round


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