Our largest event of the year and biggest tournament to date, 2017 Butterfly Cary Cup Championship, wrapped up on Sunday April 2nd. We saw players from 18 states and 4 different countries come out to compete for a prize pool of $18,000 over 12 events. This year the player limit for the Giant Round Robin event was increased from 128 to 160, and Kaden Xu won first place in Division A to bring home $5,000.
Also, congratulations to Jiangshan Guo for pulling off 2 impressive upsets against players 145 and 264 points above her rating and securing the top placing women’s award!
Shoutouts to TTT employees A.J. Carney for winning the Hard Bat Open and Rob Taylor for winning the U1500 event. Also kudos to Tony “Most Improved” Ma for a rating jump of a whopping 441 points.
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