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September 13, 2014   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Chumeng Cai wins first championship!
Denison and Swamy sweep rated while Evan Berkland repeats in unrated section.
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August 9, 2014   Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Kozich, Denison, Derby win rated sections
Porter sweeps afternoon unrated while first time players share unrated morning crown
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July 12, 2014   Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Sam Cole wins morning rated section, Snyder takes afternoon
Seylan Spence, Helen Mao, and Thomas Nguyen take unrated sections
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July 1, 2014   Awonder Liang Earns First IM Norm  
A Letter from Will Liang to Awonder's Iowa chess friends and supporters
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June 14, 2014   Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Lisa Lan wins first championship!
Schmidt, Snyder, and Popov also take crowns.
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May 10, 2014   Des Moines Outdoor Chess Report  
Conor Snyder wins for 3rd month in a row!
Thomas Nguyen wins first unrated tournament
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April 30, 2014   Help World Champion Awonder Liang represent the US at the World Youth Chess Championships  
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April 27, 2014   2014 Okoboji Open Report  
IM John Bartholomew wins 4th straight Open!
Daniel Johnson sweeps Reserve
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April 12, 2014   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Snyder and Selva win rated sections, Zhang and Starr take unrated sections
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April 5, 2014   Sibley Shootout Report  
Lots of New Faces at April's Sibley Shootout
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March 22, 2014   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Popov, Derby, Snyder, Hammar, and Griesemer sweep
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February 22, 2014   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
'Gray' Day in West Des Moines
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February 8, 2014   3-way tie for Expert + Open (w/ Video & All Games)  
Liang, Reynolds, Tyagi share $1,000 - Dutiel & Crouse take Broken Pawn Reserve, 'iwijetunge' wins chess.com meetup
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February 8, 2014   Feburary Follies Tournament Report  
Different Name, Same Result: A Fun Afternoon of Chess!!
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February 1, 2014   Optimist Club Holding Chess Coaching Camps in Waukee  
 
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February 1, 2014   State and World Champions headed to Marshalltown  
Chess.com Team Iowa meet-up unrated section added to February 8th activities
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January 25, 2014   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Popov and Schmidt spilt rated crowns, Spence and Ehler capture unrated championships
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January 25, 2014   Okoboji Winter Games Report  
2014 Okoboji Winter Games Chess Tournament: A Scholastic Showdown
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December 21, 2013   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Selva takes first title while Reed, Osborn, and Spence return to winners circle.
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November 16, 2013   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Denison and Schmidt battle in the rated tournaments,
Starr and Popov sweep unrated tournaments.
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November 2, 2013   Sibley Chess Tournament Draws Good Numbers  
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October 19, 2013   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Kozich, Starr, LaFrentz, Porter, and Griesemer are October champions
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October 5, 2013   Sibley Chess Tournament Report  
Tough Competition at Sibley Shootout Chess Tournament
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September 14, 2013   West Des Moines Youth Chess Tournament Report  
Reed takes 2 while Derby,Prasath, Truman, and Blake win first championships
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August 17, 2013   Des Moines Outdoor Chess Report  
Denison, Reed, Schmidt, Rothfus win youth titles
Anzis wins Time Odds Blitz summer finale
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