Cheryl Liu beat Victoria in the round three encounter of the leaders, but then Cheryl lost to Rachel Ulrich (who was ten years old the last time I asked!) in round 4.
=1st-2nd: Victoria Bian and Cheryl Liu, Victorial Bian wins on tiebreaks.
Other top finishers in this five-round round robin: Sonya Vohra (3-2) and Rachel Ulrich (2½-2½).
Andi Rosen organized for the Illinois Chess Association; Sevan Muradian directed.