75th Illinois 101 County Open Tournament
 held October 3rd - 4th, 2009 in mall in Marion, IL at the Illinois Centre Mall Food Court

Class A:

M Holmes Strawberry09.jpg (3628 bytes)

Albert Tucker-2009TN.jpg (7337 bytes)

Congratulations, IM Michael Holmes
1st Place Winner

Congratulations, CM Albert Tucker
2nd Place Winner

Congratulations, Ramon Dionisio
3rd Place Winner &
2009 IL101 County Champ

Congratulations, Don West
3rd Place Winner

Official Scoresheet
3-Move / Seven 2 game rounds (Swiss) of 1 hour per game

2009 Illinois 101
Class A  By Round, 2Gm
                       
Finish  Name  City, State

WCDF#

Rate

Rd1

Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Rd 7 H Pt.

Cash

Comments

1  IM Michael Holmes  Louisville, KY 101020 2362  2T2  10T4  5T6  6T9 9T12 7T16 3T19 $150.00
2  CM Albert Tucker  Minden, LA 101060 2238 1T2  3T6  7T8  9T10 8T12 4T15  5T17 $100.00
3  Ramon Dionisio

 Darien, IL

101039 2250  4T2  2T2  byeT5  5T8 10T11 9T15 1T16 91 $60.00  3rd & 4th Tied  2009 IL101 County Champion
4  Don West  Mayfield, KY 101038 2189  3T2  5T4  6T6 11T9 7T13  2T14 8T16 91 $60.00  3rd & 4th Tied
5  John Acker Columbus, OH 101037 2125

 6T2

4T4

 1T6

3T7

11T10

byeT13 2T15 94 $30.00
6  Gary Ellison  Eldorado, IL 101072 2043  5T2  8T4  4T6 1T7 byeT10  11T11 10T15 86
7  Byron Woolum  Walker, KY 101120 1918 11T4  9T6  2T8  8T11 4T11 1T11 byeT14 90  
8  Gene Ellison  Norris City, IL 101046 2033  byeT3  6T5  9T7 7T8 2T10 10T12 4T14 86    
9  Bill Wethington

 High Ridge, MO

101047 2039  10T4  7T6  8T8  2T10 1T11  3T11 11T13
10  John Grisley  Marion, IL 101057 2034  9T0  1T2 11T5 byeT8 3T9  8T11 6T11 88
11  Flavious Burgess  Fancy Farm, KY 101054 1954  7T0  byeT3 10T4 4T5 5T6 6T9 9T11 84
  $400.00

Class B:

Congratulations, Ken Shultz
1st Place Winner - B Class

Congratulations, Alex Holmes
2nd Place Winner - B Class

Congratulations, Earl Harvell
3rd Place Winner - B Class

Congratulations, Roger Doll
2009 IL101
County B Class Champion

2009 Illinois 101
Class B By Round, 2Gm
                       
Finish  Name  City, State

WCDF#

Rate

Rd1

Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Rd 7 H Pt.

Cash

Comments

1  Ken Shultz  Cosby, TN 101144 1889  9T4  3T7  2T11  6T13  5T15  4T19  7T21 $110.00
2  Alex Holmes  New Albany, IN 101209 1530  10T4  11T8  1T8  5T8  byeT11  8T15  3T18 $80.00  
3  Earl Harvell  Princeton, TX 101130 1855  5T4  1T5  8T9  7T12  4T13  6T16  2T17 103 $45.00
4  Roger Doll  O'Fallon, IL 101143 1702  7T1  6T2  10T6  11T10  3T13  1T13  5T17 90 $45.00  2009 IL 101 County "B Class" Champion
5  Earl Kennell  Roanoke, IN 101284 1766  3T0  9T3  11T7  2T11  1T13  7T16  4T16 101 $10.00  
6  Willis Shewcraft

 Dycusburg, KY

101133 1900  8T2  4T5  7T7  1T9 9T11 3T12  11T16 97 $10.00
7  Ted Williamson  Kenova, WV 101321 1771 4T3  8T5  6T7  3T8  11T12  5T13  1T15
8  Leonard Hickman  Culleoka, TN 101147 1838  6T2  7T4  3T4  byeT7  10T11  2T11  9T14
9  Howard Hoover

 Odin, IL

101090 1780  1T0  5T1  byeT4  10T6 6T8 11T12  8T13  
10  Ethan Evans  McLeansboro, IL unrated  2T0  byeT3  4T3  9T5  8T5  wd  wdT5  9 years old  (withdrew after 5th round)
11  Jennifer Kelton  Mt. Vernon,  IL 101191 1313 byeT3  2T3  5T3  4T3  7T3  9T3  6T3
  $300.00

The Illinois 101 Counties Tournament was held October 3 and 4, 2009 in Marion, IL.  Twenty two players attended from nine states: 8 from IL, 5 from KY, 2 from IN and TN, and 1 each from LA, MO, OH, TX, and WV.  Ramon Dionisio is the 101 Illinois Champion, while Michael Holmes took top honors as the Tournament Champion.  Roger Doll was the B class Illinois 101 Champion with Ken Shultz winning the B class. Submitted by Roger Doll, 101 Tournament Secretary/Treasurer.
Congratulations to IM Michael Holmes as First Place Winner in the 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to CM Albert Tucker as Second Place Winner in the 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to Ramon Dionisio as Third Place Winner in the 2009 Illinois 101 County Open and the 2009 Illinois 101 County State Champion, he won his first State Title in April at the 2009 Illinois State Open.
Congratulations to Don West as Third Place Winner in the 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to Ken Shultz as First Place Winner in the B-Class 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to Alex Holmes as Second Place Winner in the B-Class 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to Earl Harvell as Third Place Winner in the B-Class 2009 Illinois 101 County Open.
Congratulations to Roger Doll as Fourth Place Winner of B-Class 2009 Illinois 101 County Open, and the 2009 Illinois 101 County "B Class" State Champion.
Total Prize Fund was $700.00 split $400 Class A - distributed as: $150, 100, 70, 50, 30 and $300 Class B - distributed as: $110, 80, 60, 30, 20.
Ethan Evans is a bright young 9 year old from McLeansboro, IL and home schooled by his Mother.  He played his first tournament checkers this April at the IL State Ty, and he has aspirations to start a small checker club in McLeansboro.
Ratings from WDCF January/June 2009 - No. 4    T separates player's opponent from player's accumulated game points. Win is 2 points, Draw is 1, bye is 3, and forfeit is 4.  wd stands for withdrawal, and forf stands for forfeit, and le for late entry.  GM stands for Grand Master, IM for International Master, and CM for Candidate Master.
Tournament Directors: Gene Ellison & Roger Doll, Official Scorekeeper/Referee - Roger Doll & John Acker.
Official "A" Scoresheet
  
<>   Official "B" Scoresheet  by Roger Doll, email 10/4/09 6:54 PM


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