The first round of the chess tournament to pick ten men to play against Yale has been played off. As a result, the following men will enter the second round: D. Rines '07, W. C. Cogswell '07, C. T. Broderick '08, F. D. Utley '08, B. Palsson '09, G. Dewey '09, and R. G. Potter '09. Five others are yet to be determined, since a number of games resulted in draws. The following members and substitutes of last year's team will also enter the second round: P. W. Bridgeman 2G., S. W. Howland 2L., G. T. McClure '06, G. A. Brackett '06, K. S. Johnson '07, L. D. Granger 2G., and E. R. Perry '06.
After the match with Yale, the night before the football game, a third round will be played to pick definitely the University chess team.