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Indiana State Chess Hall of Fame Members

Those who have been inducted in honor of their Service to Chess in Indiana

 

**The Indiana State Chess Hall of Fame was formed 2002. The year following the name is the year member earned eligibility, and then was officially inducted in 2002. 

+indicates deceased

2002  
 +Glen Donley
State Champion, 1943
 Robert J. Fischer
 
 2003  
 +Robert J. Rice
 
+John T. Campbell
 
+Thomas J. Harris
 
Roger E. Blaine
 

Players who have won at least 4 State Championships or 3 Consecutively

 


 Name  Year Inducted**  Total Championships Won  Last Awarded
 +Donald O. Brooks
1956 7 1962
 +Edward Vano
1970 7 1979
 +Emory Tate
2005 6  /3 consecutive wins
2007
Dennis V. Gogel
1980 6 /4 consecutive wins
1984
Lester L. VanMeter
1989 5 1993
Jim H. Dean
2004 4 2004
+John VanBenten
1946 3  
John Cole
2014 3 consecutive '12, '13, '14