1. Players accumulate points equal to their score in each event.
2. Players qualify for the finals if they accumulate five or more points.
3. Defending Champion.
Attire: Dress code of business casual applies.
Rounds: 6 rounds of G/15 USCF quick rated chess.
Prizes: 1st prize is $30 plus trophy and title. 2nd place is $20 and medal. 3rd place is $10 and medal.
Ratings: Event is United States Chess Federation Quick rated.
Rating Limit: Players must have a USCF Quick rating of 1300 or less. Players who surpass 1300 during a Junior Joust season they have already begun will be allowed to finish that season and will be eligible for that season’s finals.