8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Baird Elementary School

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  • Format: 5 round Swiss, Wisconsin rated. G30 or 25, d5.


Teams for scoring purposes will be the top 3 players.     No ½ point byes for this tournament.   No playing up at this tournament. Students can play only in their grade of attendance at school.


Divisions: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 -12     This tournament is open to all students in Wisconsin.

No Grades will be combined for this tournament.

  • If 1 player in a grade, then that player will receive the championship trophy and play byes from other divisions in each round.
  • If 2 players then each the players will play twice, once white, and once black.  If Tied after 2 rounds, the 3rd round, etc. until there is a winner.
  • If 3 players then the three players will play the other players twice, once white, and once black for a total of six rounds.
  • If 4 players, then the players will play round robin style and if any ties after 3 rounds ties will be broken with games in the 4 and 5th rounds and a 6-round if needed.
  • If 5 players same format but with 4 rounds, ties broken in rounds 5 and 6.
  • If 6 players or more than a normal 5 round robin  tournament.  Ties broken by WinTD chess tie breaks.
  • With number of players 2 through 6 players from the same team will play each other


Awards:     Kindergarten through Grade 8      3 individual trophies per grade; 1 team trophy per grade provided there at least two divisions with at least 2 players.         Grades 9 – 12    Trophies to top 3 winners. No teams in this division  

  • Round Times:    1: 9:15 2: 10:45 3: 12:00 4: 1:15 5: 2:30          Awards:  3:45 or 4:00


  • Entry Fee: $12 if registered by 11:00 pm Thursday March 26th. $17 for onsite registration the day of the tournament.


  • Concessions: Will be available for purchase.    Make checks payable to Baird Elementary School PTO.


Supervision: At least one designated adult supervisor must be present always during the tournament to oversee your school’s team, or individual participants who are in K through 8th grade.


Questions: Contact WSCF at or 262-573- 5624 or Simmi Mosier at .


In case of inclement weather please to the event page for this event. It will be posted on the event page if the tournament is postponed or canceled.