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Monday, 29 March 2010 09:08

In or out? CODCon is Coming!

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Our fourth annual CODCon Open Diplomacy tournament is in less than two weeks. Twenty-three people have already confirmed. How about you?

  1. Jim O'Kelley
  2. Peter Yeargin
  3. Amanda Baumgartner
  4. Thom Comstock
  5. Dan Burgess
  6. Christian Kline
  7. Ted McClelland
  8. Tony Prokes
  9. May Ling Chong
  10. Greg Duenow
  11. Christopher M. Davis
  12. Don Glass
  13. Andrew Bartlein
  14. Scott Yahne
  15. Grant Smith
  16. Ray Setzer
  17. Adam Berey
  18. Nate Cockerill
  19. Kurt Kugelberg
  20. Bert Schoose
  21. John Duca
  22. John Gramila
  23. Mike Morrison

Want the details?


When: April 10-11, 2010.
Where: College of DuPage’s Student Resource Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137.
What: A three-round Diplomacy tournament. Best two rounds count for score. It only takes one round to be eligible for awards.
How much: The entry fee is $15; $10 for students. The CODCon convention charges an additional $5 per day.
Awards: Players will compete for plaques for first through third place, certificates for fourth through seventh, and Best Country plaques.


Saturday, April 10
Round 1
9 to 9:30 a.m.
Board Call: 9:45 a.m.
Round 2
5:15 to 5:45 p.m.
Board Call: 6 p.m.
Sunday, April 11
Round 3
9:15 to 9:45 a.m.
Board Call: 10 a.m.

Tournament ends at a predetermined time between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. with brief awards ceremony following conclusion. 

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+1 # Greg Duenow 2010-04-03 08:41
will Mike French be there?
+1 # Jim O'Kelley 2010-04-04 09:26
I don't think so. ... Are you playing all three rounds? This is shaping up to be our biggest CODCon Open since the first. We should be able to hit eight boards.
# Jim O'Kelley 2010-04-08 09:59
It's just about 48 hours before tip-off, and we're expecting a total of eight boards for the tournament. That's great news for the future considering that a board's worth of solid regulars are unable to attend this year.

Also, according to chatter on the St. Louis list, Mike French, who won the first two CODCon Opens, is about 75 percent likely to join us for the weekend.

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