Welcome to the MSCA!!

   The Mississippi Scholastic Chess Association is a K-12 scholastic affiliate of US Chess.  We run several tournaments throughout the year, including the statewide Grade Level Championships, MSCA Team Championships and MSCA Individual Championships. 

The Next MSCA Scholastic Chess Tournament:

MSCA ONLINE @ LiChess.org
6-Round G/15;+15 Swiss-Paired Scholastic Chess Tournament
Saturday: 5/30/2020
First Round Begins at 10:00 AM
Tournament Details available hereemail-icon.jpg
LiChess Turnament site: https://lichess.org/swiss/RvN2i2Xb



Future Open Scholastic Events        - 2019/20 - 



September 2020 - Catfish Classic Scholastic Chess Tournament at OM McNair Elem in Belzoni, MS

September 2020 - Bel-Aire Scholastic Chess Tournament at Bel-Aire Elem in Gulf Port, MS

Sept 26, 2020 - MS Children's Museum Beginners Scholastic Chess Tournament at MCM in Jackson, MS

Sept - Oct 2020 - MSCA Scholastic Chess TEAM Championships at Mississippi State Univ in Starkville, MS

Oct 10, 2020 - MS Children's Museum Scholastic Chess Tournament at MCM in Jackson, MS

[Nov 5, 2020 - See closed events]

November 2020 - Scholastic Grade Level Chess Championships

November 2020 - Sacred Heart Scholastic Chess Tournament at Sacred Heart School in Southaven, MS

December 2020 - Water Valley Winter Scholastic Chess Tournament at Davidson Elem in Water Valley, MS 

December 2020 - Whitten Holiday Scholastic Chess Tournament at Whitten MS in Jackson, MS

January 2021(FRI Night) - Madison's Cosmic Scholastic Chess Tournament at Madison Middle School in Madison, MS

January 2021 - 9th Annual Pawns & Pajamas Scholastic Chess Tournament at Overpark Elem in Olive Branch, MS

February 2021 - Ole Miss Scholastic Chess Tournaments at The Univ of Mississippi in Oxford, MS

February 2021 - OBIS Valentine's Scholastic Chess Tournament at Olive Branch Intermediate in Olive Branch, MS

February 2021- MS School for Math & Science Scholastic Chess Tournament at MSMS in Columbus, MS

February 2021 - Whitten Winter Blitz Chess Tournament at Whitten MS in Jackson, MS

[Mar 5, 2021 - See closed events]

March 2021 - Southern Scholastic Chess Tournament at Univ of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS

April 2021 - Water Valley Spring Scholastic Chess Tournament at Davidson Elem in Water Valley, MS

April 2021 - Gautier Scholastic Chess Tournament at Gautier High in Gautier, MS

May 2021(FRI night) - DeSoto Scholastic Chess Tournament at Horn Lake Intermediate in Horn Lake, MS 

May 2021 - MSCA Scholastic Chess INDIVIDUAL Championships at the Nissan Training Center in Canton, MS


Closed Event Schedule   - 2019/20 -

 Nov 4, 2020 - MAIS Schools (MAIS Students, Invitation Only)

November 2020 - DeSoto Co Schools (DCS Students, Invitation Only)

January 2021 - Madison Co Schools (MCS Students, Invitation Only)

Mar 5, 2021 - Hancock Co Schools (HCS Students, Invitation Only)

April 2021 - Jackson Public Schools Gifted (JPS Students, Invitation Only)


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