TRM 131 – Giffen Elementary

By | November 5, 2018

The Right Move Tournament (TRM 131) at Giffen Elementary School on December 1, 2018

Sponsored by: Sponsor Needed

Location Address: 274 S Pearl Street, Albany, NY 12202

Begin at 10:00 AM. Players should be seated at their table by 9:50 for announcements.

All play four games: (Those who wish to help set up can meet at 8:30 AM) 10:00, 11:30, 1:00, and 2:15; Awards following 4th round completion

Fee: Free: Online Registration Closed.  On-site before 9:15 AM to play Round 1 (STRICTLY ENFORCED).


If you register online and do not show up, or do not send us an email letting us know you can’t make the tournament (by 9:15 am the day of the tournament) you will be assessed a $5.00 fee at your next tournament.


USCF Rated Sections: Open (above 1400), King (1000-1400), Queen (601-1000), Rook (Under 600)

Non-USCF Member (Unrated) Sections: Awe (Adults Welcome), kNight (Up to and including Grade 12), Bishop (Up to and including Grade 5), Pawn (Up to and including Grade 2)

Time Control: (G/25, d/4) for Open Section (affects quick ratings only); (G/30, d5) for all other Sections. 1/2 point byes limited to one.

Awards: Trophies to top three player(s) in each section with 12 or more players (Trophies to top two players in sections less than 12 players). Medals for all with 2.5 points or more. (Exception: If you score 2 points and you are new to TRM tournaments, you qualify for a medal.)

Team Awards: All scholastic players from one team, pick the top four scores and add them (from all sections) to come up with a team score. Teams scoring more than 12 points get a Team Certificate. (Only scholastic players can be part of the team. Players shall stay with the same team during the entire school year unless they change school districts. They have to choose if they want to be part of a School or a Chess Club at their first tournament.

Advance Registrations as of 11/29/2018, 11:00 PM

USCF Rated Section:

  1. Aleksic, Adam; 15823587; AHS; King
  2. BANDARU, MOUDGALYA; 16472833; None; King
  3. BANDARU, RATNA; 16472786; None; Queen
  4. Bhagat, Ram; 16479397; GUILDCS; Rook
  5. Calderon, Zachary; 12929219; EGCC; Open
  6. Clemens, Aydan; 16627318; AHS; Rook
  7. Clemens, Dacoda; 16127111; AHS; Queen
  8. Dayanga, Thilina; 16168916; Other; King
  9. Diwan, Sharvil; 16479328; SCSD; Rook
  10. Durgee, Kevin; 15663855; None; King
  11. Femia, John; 13986060; None; King
  12. Gandla, Preetham; 16844077; Other; Rook
  13. Heck, Karl; 11420605; Other; Open
  14. Gullapalli, Gautham; 16282950; BOGHT; Rook
  15. Gullapalli, Prathik; 16282944; BOGHT; Queen
  16. Iyengar, Aarush; 15876601; Hillside; King
  17. Jacob, Tarun; 16204246; VAMS; Queen
  18. Johnson, Ernie; 10089115; NEWBURG; Open
  19. Kandlakunta, Sheetanshu; 16234561; VAMS; Rook
  20. Kota, Harsha; 16271724; BOGHT; Queen
  21. Laroche-Richard, Geoffroy-Thibault; 16815677; BRADLEY; Rook
  22. Lamont, john; 15268887; None; Rook
  23. Lyubarov, Jacob; 16472655; BETHLEH; Queen
  24. Maddali, Chinmayi; 16651104; LATHAMR; Rook
  25. Maddali, Krishna; 16651084; LATHAMR; Rook
  26. Mahadevan, Balaji; 15383237; EGCC; King 1/2-Pt bye 1st Rd.
  27. Mishra, Aryan; 15817708; EGCC; Open
  28. Monsur, Alomgir; 16814647; None; Queen
  29. Morkonda, Akkhil; 15876444; EGCC; Rook
  30. Muthukumarswami, MuthuSanjai; 16349713; Westmer; Queen
  31. Neti, Adarsh; 16584484; Shen; Queen
  32. Neti, Medha; 16584490; Shen; Queen
  33. Sevinsky, Logan; 16701307; LATHAMR; Rook 1/2-Pt bye 1st Rd., 0-Pt bye 2nd Rd.
  34. Shah, Rijul; 16271552; Other; Open
  36. Sood, Manasvin; 16271588; BETHLEH; King
  37. Sorrentino, Benjamin; 16380416; BETHLEH; Open
  38. Sterner, David; 12660271; AHS; Open
  39. Thomas, Jonathan M.; 13336158; None; King
  40. Vadivelu, Sam; 16271573; Tesago; Rook
  41. Waduthanthree, Thihansa; 16126955; EGCC; Queen
  42. Whelchel, Evan; 16310342; Skano; Queen
  43. Yerram, Rohan; 16626164; GUILDK; Rook
  44. Yu, Sijia; 16535023; CCC; Rook
  45. Yu, Sicheng; 15702687; CCC; Open

USCF Unrated Section:

  1. Akuthota, Shriyans; EGCC; Bishop
  2. Alexander, Taliyah; Other; Pawn
  3. Alejos, Dayanara; NEWBURG; Bishop
  4. Bey, Shahseer; Other; Bishop
  5. Bhagat, Om; GUILDCS; Bishop
  6. Bhagat, Vishnu; GUILDCS; AWE
  7. Cheng, Eric; GUILDCS; Pawn
  8. Droz, Noah; NEWBURG; Knight
  9. Furlong, Ann; EGCC; Knight
  10. Griffin, Nia; NEWBURG; Knight
  11. Hanley, Luke; LATHAMR; Knight
  12. Hongalgi, Kripa; BETHLEH; Knight
  13. Hongalgi, Sahasra; BETHLEH; Bishop
  14. Huskie, Navin; None; Bishop
  15. Huskie, Rohan; None; Bishop
  16. Iyengar, Satish; AWE
  17. Jagarlamudi, Rithvik; LATHAMR; Bishop
  18. Jakkamsetti, Arnav; GUILDCS; Pawn
  19. Jakkamsetti, Aneesh; GUILDCS; Bishop
  20. Kandlakkunta, Bhavanshu; CRAIG; Pawn
  21. King, Alexander; LATHAMR; Bishop
  22. Kumar, Rishabh; BOGHT; Bishop
  24. Layman, Cooper; Other; Knight
  25. Lawrence, Mason; LATHAMR; Bishop
  26. Leisner, Sam; LATHAMR; Bishop
  27. Mahadevan, Shankar; EGCC; Bishop 1/2-Pt bye 1st Rd.
  28. Mastronardi, Rocco; NEWBURG; Bishop
  29. Morkonda, Aashrith; EGCC; Bishop
  30. Matters, Bill; EGCC; AWE
  31. Mishra, Ashutosh; EGCC; Knight 1/2-Pt bye 1st Rd., 0-Pt bye 2nd Rd.
  32. Moreen, Kyle; None; AWE
  33. Mukkamalla, Omswarup Reddy; Other; Bishop
  34. Narra, Vidya; LATHAMR; Bishop 0-Pt bye 2nd Rd.
  35. Nirvana, Monsur; LATHAMR; Knight
  36. Park, John(Yoon); LATHAMR; Knight
  37. Pawlson, Odin; NEWBURG; Bishop
  38. Perez, Isabel; NEWBURG; Bishop
  39. Perez, Miguel; NEWBURG; Bishop
  40. Qyafi, Agejsi; AHS; Knight
  41. Richards, Patrick; NEWBURG; Pawn
  42. Roddam, Nihal; EGCC; Bishop
  43. Rodriguez, Brandon; NEWBURG; Knight
  44. Rodriguez, Chanel; NEWBURG; Pawn
  45. Rosemswig, Rylen; CCC; Knight
  46. Roy, Soham; CRAIG; Bishop
  47. Tang, Selena; EGCC; Knight
  48. Wiley, Rosemary; NEWBURG; Bishop
  49. Zamacona, Andrew; None; AWE