The 3rd Annual Fall Festival
took place in Dearborn, Michigan from the 23rd to 27th of October 2013.
The main tournament, with 61 participants, was won by 7 players, including UTB freshman GM Anton Kovalyov, who scored 6.5 points in 9 games.
Another UTB freshman, GM Holden Hernandez, finished half a point behind.
The tournament served also 3 other UTB students: IM Max Cornejo, WGM Katerina Nemcova, and WIM Aura Salazar as a part of the preparations for the Texas Collegiate Championship and the Pan American Intercollegiate Championship.
Aura Salazar wins 6th Duncan Oxley Collegiate Tournament
The 6th Duncan Oxley Online Collegiate Tournament took place on ICC on Sunday, October 20.
9 out of 35 participants were UTB students, making our university most visible at the event.
The tournament was won by 18-year old Aura Salazar, a sophomore at UTB, and Alex Ding from The University of Illinois.
1-2 Aura Salazar and Alex Ding
3 Gustavo Aguilar
4-8 Eric Rosen, Akshay Indusekar, Bryan Leano, Holden Hernandez, Max Cornejo
9-12 Simon Vasquez, Daniela De la Parra, Katerina Nemcova, Gabriel Young
13-16 Michael Auger, Zhichao Li, Jay Mayur, Tony Paul
17-22 Jeffrey Serna, Armando Cortez, Dominique Myers, Aakaash Meduri, Jose Vera, Noah Kulick