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2008-03-27
2008 News & Tournament update

Tim Laverty wins 11-man ballot National held in Albemarle North Carolina, Jan. 31-Feb. 2. Also winning trophies were Alex Moiseyev (2nd), Teal Stanley (3rd) and Mike Ross (4th). See www.nccheckers.org for full results and pictures. Tim Laverty and Alex Moiseyev will play for the vacant 11-man ballot World Title Match later in 2008 in North Carolina. Donations are needed for the match to cover travel expenses for the participants. (A store button has been added under the donations menu)nnJohn Webster wins 2008 Tennessee Open. Jan Bulstra won Majors, and Harvey Powell won the Minors.nnOne announcement change on the Las Vegas National that affects those in Masters division who will be traveling.... Masters will finish on Friday, July 25, instead of Saturday the 26th. See announcement in ACF calendar for more details.n nNew to ACF Store:nCannings Compilation (under Books page);nPrague 2005 (Games of 2005 Qualifying Tournament) by Jim Loy;nVegas 2007 (Games of 2007 National & Qualifying Tournaments) by Jim Loy;nBarbados 2004 (Games of 1st International GAYP Match with U.S.) by Jim Loy;n(the latter three are found under Game Transcripts, bottom of page)

Richard Beckwith,
ACF Player Rep