On Saturday ten Prescott area chess players played 90 chess games, each with only five minutes on special timers. Tom Green, Prescott, topped the field with fourteen points, 13 wins, 2 draws, and only 3 losses. He finished first at the Prescott Chess Club Blitz #2 and took home $80.

Jim Briggs

Jim Briggs

Jim Briggs, Chino Valley, claimed second place and $40 for his 13.5-4.5 record.

Dr, Henry Ebarb, Prescott, was the top Class B, C and below rated player. He finished with 13 points and won $40.

Dan Tyler, Prescott, was the best of three new, unrated chess players. He scored 10 points in his first rated chess tournament and won $40.