2012 Missouri State Open 3-Move
Saturday & Sunday - April 21st & 22nd, 2012 at 3116 SW State Rd 7, McDonald's in Blue Springs, Missouri 64014
|ACF #||Rated||State||Pts||H Pts||Cash||Commits|
|1||George Cook||10363||1876||MO||21||$150||2012 State Champion (6th time)|
|3||Bryce Morville||12662||1660||IL||14||$75||new player from Dalton City, IL|
|TOTAL PRIZE FUND||$445|
The Missouri State Tournament was held April 21 and 22, 2012 at McDonalds in Blue Springs, Missouri. It was a small group with only six players participating -- five from Missouri and one from Illinois. Ken Kelly stopped by and visited and played a few games with the players.
Congratulations to George Cook for winning the championship for the 6th time.
George and Bill fought a tough battle.
A special thank you to Wilma Wolverton for sponsoring the tournament and providing doughnuts and coffee and also to those who donated to the prize fund bringing our total to $445.00.
Tournament Director selects the opening for each round and all contestants play
that opening. ACF Ratings are before tournament and your updated score may
be views at
We want to welcome Bryce Morville who came from Dalton City, Illinois to play in our tournament and joined the Missouri Checker Association. We need lots of new young blood in our wonderful game of checkers.
George T. Cook of Lincoln is the 2012 Missouri State 3-Move Checker Champion, his sixth time: ( 2012, 2010, 2008, 2007, 2003, 1992)
L-R: George Cook, Wilma Wolverton, Bill Wethington, George Stallsworth, Bryce Morville, Wayne Miller
2012 Tournament Dates