2022 Scholastic Regional  Tournaments


To qualify for the State Scholastic Championships in March, play in one of these and score 3.0 or higher, or win 1st -3rd in your section, or be a senior!

East: January 29, Student Union Bldg., Pocatello
West:  February 5,  Riverside Hotel, Boise, Idaho
South Central: February 12, Robert Stuart Middle School, Twin Falls, Idaho

North:  March 5,  Lakeland High School, Rathdrum, Idaho

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Jan. 22 Western Idaho Open, Mountain Home

Feb. 5 West Regional Scholastic Tournament, Boise

Feb. 12 WISCL Tournament, Boise

Feb. 19-21 Idaho Closed, Boise

March 12  
WISCL Tournament, Boise

March 26 State Scholastic Chess Tournament, Boise

March 27 Tournament of Champions, Boise

April 9 Girl's State and Woman's Tournament, Boise

Jan. 14 MLK Blitz Championship, Nampa


March 5,  Winter is Over! (adults)  and the North Regional Scholastic Tournament,

April 9 Free Spring Open, Rathdrum

May 14 North Idaho Championship, Rathdrum

June 18 Free Father's Day Tournament, Coeur D' Alene

July 2 Independence Tournament, Coeur D' Alene

Sept. 24 North Idaho Open, Rathdrum

Oct. 8-9 Norman Friedman Memorial, Boise


Jan. 29 East Regional Scholastic Tournament, Pocatello

April 30 Idaho Open, Pocatello

Sept. 17 Eastern Idaho Open, Pocatello



Feb. 12 South Central Regional Scholastic Tournament
Twin Falls

May 21 Player's Memorial
Twin Falls

Nov. 12 Veteran's and South Idaho Open Tournament

Twin Falls


Upcoming Tournaments

News & Results



CDA Chess Club
contact: Jim Maki
meeting: Mon. & Fri. 5 pm location: Zips (downtown), Couer d' Alene

Lakeland High School
Chess Club

contact:  Adam Porth
meeting: Thursdays 2:30 pm location: Lakeland Senior High School, Rathdrum




Magic Valley Chess Club
contact:  Barry Eacker
meeting: Every other Thursday 5:30 pm
location: Sawtooth Surgery Center, Twin Falls

Mountain Home Sunday Afternoon Chess,
meeting: Mondays 2 pm location: Lucky Perk Coffee, Mountain Home

Robert Stewart Scholastic  Chess Club
contact:  Peter Clark

meeting: Tuesdays 4 - 5:15 pm
location: Robert Stewart Middle School, Twin Falls

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