The Kansas Chess Association (KCA) is an official State Affiliate of the United States Chess Federation (USCF). The USCF has delegated to each State Affiliate the responsibility for sponsoring / arranging for the State Champion, including scholastic championships.  As such, the annual Kansas Open qualifies the State Champion and the KCA-appointed Kansas Scholastic Chess Association (KSCA) holds all official scholastic State Championships

  December 10th Lawrence, KS chess tournament


  December 17th Lindsborg Open tournament


  January 7th New Year Bash Tourney


  2016 Fall PLAINS CHESS Bulletin