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The 2024 Jerry Spann Memorial


Saturday and Sunday, June 1 & 2

the 78th Oklahoma State Championships

Saturday & Sunday, June 1 & 2
Hilton Garden Inn & Conference Center Edmond/OKC North
 2833 Conference Dr, Edmond, OK 73034

HR: $124/night if reserved by May 3. Use this link to book or use this group code: G46JSC - or call (405) 285-0900 and ask for the Oklahoma Chess Association rate. 

FORMAT: 5-SS, G/90+30



Onsite registration 8:30 - 9:15

Rounds: 10 - 2:30 - 7


Membership meeting 8:30 - 9:30

Rounds: 10 - 2:30


$3,000 based upon 100 entries. First prize in each section guaranteed. Championship plaques for top Oklahoman in each section.


Championship: 1st $600, 2nd $400, 3rd $200, Top U1900 $150

Reserve (U1700): 1st $450, 2nd $250, 3rd $150, Top U1500 $100


Amateur (U1300): 1st $300, 2nd $200, top U1000 $100, top unrated $100


Space is limited at this venue, and we are nearing capacity. Pre-registration is recommended. Register right away if you wish to participate.


Register online using the form on this page or onsite between 8:30 and 9:15 a.m. on June 1 if there is still room. If we reach capacity before Saturday, there will be no onsite registration

Players who register after 9:15 will receive a half-point bye in round one. 

MASTERS (2200+) free with EF deducted from prizes. Email us by Friday, May 31.

REGULAR ENTRY $60 if registered by Friday, May 24.

Late entry $70 through Friday, May 31.


SCHOLASTIC (K-12) in Amateur section $40 by Friday, May 24. 

Late entry $70 through Friday, May 31.


SENIORS (65+) $50 if registered by Friday, May 31. 
Please email or call us in advance if you would like to pre-
register and plan to pay cash onsite.


ONSITE ENTRY is $80 for all players. 


$20 play-up fee for U1600 players who play in the Championship section.

All entries include a one-year OCA regular or youth membership.


June 2024 rating supplement will be used.


Boards and pieces will be provided. Bring your own clocks. 


One half-point bye if requested before round two.

No Reentries.  


No outside food or drink.


Parents who play are responsible for their children. 


OCA’s Electronic Device Rules will be enforced.


Please join us at our annual membership meeting at 8:30 a.m. Sunday. 


Josie Braddy, chief tournament director


If you are unable to complete your registration, this means we've reached capacity and are no longer taking entries. Contact the chief tournament director ^^^ to be added to the waiting list. 


Enter player information below, then click "Go to Registration." 

There is no check in for this tournament, so it's very important to tell us if you have to cancel. This helps us make sure nobody is paired with a player who isn't coming.

To notify us before tournament day:

To notify us on the day of the tournament:

text (707) 685-7045

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Registration for this tournament has closed. Contact the chief tournament director if you would like to be added to the waiting list.

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