Chess-playing students from grades 2 through 12 - whether at an area school, private school, Catholic school or homeschooled -- are invited to participate in the 14th Annual TPS Elementary and High School Chess Tournament.

The tournament will be held at on Saturday, April 15 at the Scott Park Campus of the University of Toledo, 2225 Nebraska Ave.

Check-in time runs from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. and the tournament runs from 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

If students miss the April 1st registration deadline to turn in completed registration forms, they can still participate by paying $5 at the door.

There will be participation prizes, as well as the awarding of individual and team trophies.

For information, here is everything a student needs to know about the event: 14th Annual Chess Tournament Registration Click here for the rules

The tournament was founded 13 years ago by the chess clubs at Beverly and Whittier elementary schools as a way for students to advance their chess skills while having fun.

The contact for additional info is:

Checks and registration should be mailed to:

Jones Leadership Academy 430 Nebraska Ave. 43604 Toledo, Ohio

Checks should be made payable to: TPS Elementary Chess Fund

Updated on February 27, 2017