Lower Vs. Briggs, Ebarb Vs. Keenan

Lower Vs. Briggs, Ebarb Vs. Keenan

Chess Master Spencer Lower, Clarksdale, topped the Prescott Chess Club’s Quads #11. This former two-time Arizona State Champion received $50 for his undefeated record of three wins. Lower is currently ranked 22nd out of 1419 Arizona chess players. He is also ranked 42nd for his Quick chess rating among those aged 50 and over in the U. S.

Dr. Henry Ebarb, Prescott, and Jim Briggs, Chino Valley, split the $25 prize money for 2nd place. They each won one game and drew each other in a last round matchup. Ebarb’s Blitz rating ranks him as the 76th best among seniors in the U. S. Briggs is currently ranked 76th out of 1419 Arizona chess players.

Prescott Chess Club President Tom Green directed this U. S. Chess rated event held on the Yavapai College campus Saturday, October 28th.