Moreland Chess Club Hall of Fame
IIn order to qualify for the Moreland Chess Hall of Fame a team must either win a trophy at State or at Nationals.

Teams


Year

Trophy

Team *

1996

1st place (20)

Marjorie Heinemann 6, Denny Gillen 5.5, Joe Anderson 5, Rick Burgett 3.5

1997

7th place Elementary (17.5)

Kevin Clark 5, Marjorie Heinemann 4.5, Doug Kline 4, Nathan Howell 4, Joe Pendleton 4

1997

4th place Primary ( 19)

Denny Gillen 6, Andy Ness 4.5, Joe Anderson 4.5, Sam Cutts 4, Andy Gunter 4

1998

2nd place Elementary (20)

Denny Gillen 6, Joe Anderson 5, Andy Ness 5, Greg Rahn 4, Matt Pendleton 4

1998

17th place Nation U900

Joe Anderson 6, Andy Ness 4.5, Denny Gillen 4, Andy Gunter 4

1999

8th place Primary (17.5)

Collin Brezny 5, Drew Edwards 4.5, Mike Edwards 4, Tom Ahern 4

2000

7th place Primary (17)

Tom Ahern 5, Zach Schoen 4, Nick Luna 4, Michael Unruh 4

2001

9th place Primary (14.5)

Michael Unruh 4, Derek Lynch 4, Igor Tokman 3.5, Cedric Holden 3

2002

11th place (Regional Award) Primary (15.5)

Matthew Bridges 4, Zach Turbeville 4, Patrick Ernst 4, Sean Blaeser 3.5

2003

(Regional Award) Elementary (13)

Patrick Ernst 4, Zach Turbeville 4, Kirk Ritter 3, Matt Bridges 2, Larissa Wiger 2

2004

3rd place Primary (19.5)

Marty Kapsch 5, Dylan Bergstrom 5, Imanol Avendano 5, Sean Blaeser 4.5, Luke Munson 4.5

2004

15th place Nation Championship

Dylan Bergstrom 3, Marty Kapsch 2.5, Imanol Avendano 2.5, Emma Alley 2, Sean Blaeser 2, Poul Knick 2

2005

4th place Elementary (19.5)

Poul Knick 5, Dylan Bergstrom 5, Marty Kapsch 5, Imanol Avendano 4.5

2005

3rd place Primary (19.5)

Jack Ganzer 5, Megan Ryan 5, Stacy Wood 5, Emma Alley 4.5

2005

3rd place Nation K6-1000 (17.5)

Dylan Bergstrom 5, Marty Kapsch 5, Imanol Avendano 4.5, Poul Knick 3

2005

12th place Nation Unrated (16.5)

Stacy Wood 5½, D.J. Weber 4, Jack Ganzer 4, Alex Scheuer 3

2006

23rd place 2006 Nation K12 U900

Stacy Wood 4, Ori Routhieaux 4, Jack Ganzer 3, Megan Ryan 3, Emma Alley 3

* Names in bold indicate that a player also won an individual trophy.

 

 

Individuals

In order to qualify for the Moreland Hall of fame a player must meet one of the following six criteria:

* Win a trophy at state while at Moreland.
* Win a trophy at Nationals while at Moreland.
* Win a tournament with a perfect 5-0 score while at Moreland.
* Earn a 100 merit point plaque by the end of 6th grade.
* Earn a 200 merit point plaque by the end of 12th grade.
* Make one of the USCF top 50 lists in lifetime.
Achieve an Expert Rating (2000) lifetime

Polgar or Denker qualifier (Minnesota's representative at the National Invitational.


Year

Name

Accomplishments

1990

Greg Heinemann

Perfect tournament

1994

Marjorie Heinemann

5 State trophies, 1 National, many perfect tournaments, USCF top 50 ranking (girls under 13 - 24th), 100, 200 and 300 point plaques. Polgar qualifier.

1996

Denny Gillen

3 State trophies, 100-point plaque

1997

Kevin Clark

Trophy at State, 200 point plaque Jr High co-champion

1997

Doug Kline

100 point plaque, 200 point plaque

1998

Andy Ness

perfect tournament, 100 point plaque, 200 point plaque

1998

Joe Anderson

Trophy at Nationals 100 point plaque

1998

Rick Jones

Trophy at Nationals 100 point plaque

1999

Collin Brezny

Trophy at State

2000

Tom Ahern

Trophy at State

2000

Mike Edwards

100 point plaque

2001

Drew Edwards

100 point plaque

2003

Dylan Bergstrom

Many perfect tournaments. Trophy at Nationals. Trophy at State. 100, 200, 300 and 400 point awards. USCF top 100 list.

2004

Marty Kapsch

Trophy at State. Trophy at Nationals, 100 point plaque

2004

Imanol Avendano

Trophy at State, 100 point, 200 point plaque

2004

Patrick Ernst

100 point plaque

2004

Emma Alley

3 trophies at Nationals. 2 perfect tournaments. 100 point plaque.

2005

Stacy Wood

Trophy at Nationals, 100 point plaque.

2005

Sean Blaeser

100 and 200 point plaques

2005

Luke Munson

Perfect tournament, 100 point plaque

2005

Poul Knick

Trophy at State, 100 point plaque

2007

Julian Carter

Perfect tournament.

2008

Jake Colon

100 point plaque

2009

Corey Klooz

100 point plaque

2009

Gabriel Fromm

Trophy at State