by Tony Cortizas, Jr.
The 2017 Spiegel Cup State Championship was held on Mar 19 in Marlboro MA.
Tony Cortizas, Jr. took photos and shared his photo gallery with quite a few beautiful photos of the players and their families.
Many are familiar faces at the Boylston, and congrats to all.
The winners are announced at the MACA website.
03/19/2017: Prize winners at the Barry S. Spiegel Cup
Prize winners in the Barry S. Spiegel Cup, which is the Massachusetts state scholastic championship for individuals. The tournament was held in Marlborough, Mass. on March 19th.
High School Section
1st Andrew Liu 4-0
2nd Alon Trogan 3.5-0.5
3rd-7th Michael Isakov, Nithin Kavi, Eric Feng 3-1
3rd-7th/Top Under 2000 Anton Barash, Zubin Baliga 3-1
Top Under 1600 Samuel Gloss, Andrew Trias, Vishnu Ranganath, Shoumik Sompally 2-2
Age 14 & Under Section
1st Brandon Wu 4-0
2nd Danila Poliannikov 3-1
3rd-7th WFM Carissa Yip, Jason Tang, Michael Mi, Alan Song, Suraj Ramanathan 2-2
Age 11 & Under Section
1st-2nd Dustin Liang, David Zhou 3-1
|David Tianyi Zhou|
3rd-4th Derek Jin, Nicholas Belous 2.5-1.5
Age 8 & Under Section
1st-3rd Kelsey Liu, Victor Feng, Alexander Meng 3-1
|Alexander Fang Meng|
Tied players are listed in tiebreak order. Players tied for first are co-champions for that age group.
The tournament was directed by Bob Messenger, Paul Arond, and Steve Frymer.