Iowa Class and Closed Championships
By Eric Vigil
Dan Brashaw wins over Gokul Thangavel and wins sole champion with a Joseph Wan defeating James Neal and may even break 2200 as we all anxiously await the official ratings report. Congratulations to Thomas Gaul Class A/X/M whose 3 of four and tiebreak scores nudged him over John Herr and Michael Takahashi. Class B Nathan Chen won outright. Class C was a tie Abhyuda Shukla winning on tiebreaks over Jacob Uptain. Class D Jason Jackson wins with style and is now showing off his wins on facebook. Good games!