On May 25, 2019, YSU Ijevan Branch hosted Men’s Chess Championship, organized by YSUIB Student Scientific Society, particularly with the efforts of 3rd year student of “IAM” Gerasim Alaverdyan and 2nd year student of “IAM” Arayik Shahnazaryan. The referee was Emil Matinyan, coach of the Ijevan Branch of the Armenian Chess Academy.
3 lecturers and 7 students from different professions took a part in the chess championship.
The championship was held in Swiss mode (5 rounds) and for each game 15 minutes were given.
The game was held in an engaging atmosphere. 2nd year student of the “Cartography and Cadastre” Tigran Gasparyan, third year student of “IAM” Gerasim Alaverdyan and 2nd year student of Part-time training Arthur Gevorgyan collected 4 points each, following blitz games.
After collecting equal points, the prize places were determined by the computer.
Arthur Gevorgyan was recognized the winner and Gerasim Alaverdyan and Tigran Gasparyan took the 2nd and 3rd places respectively.
The prize winners were awarded with diplomas.
Arthur Gevorgyan took The Men’s Chess Championship Cup.
Emil Matinyan was awarded with a letter of appreciation and a gift.