Checkmate at end of term chess tournament
The end of the Autumn Term saw the culmination of the chess season for the decade as pupils battled it out at hotly contested tournament hosted at Junior Boys.
The tournament saw an impressive take-up, as forty pupils put their wits and strategies to test, with a quarter of pupils representing Junior Girls, a new, very welcome all-time high!
Richard Hogg, Junior Boys chess teacher, praised the pupils:
“Congratulations to all those who took part, especially those playing in a tournament for the first time.”
Well done to the following prize winners:
U11 Winner - Moksha S
U11 Runner Up - Louie W
U9 Winner - Tom A
U9 Runner Up - Kanishka S
Year 6 Medal - Josh S
Year 5 Medal - Ethan O
Year 4 Medal - Ben N
Year 3 Medal - Henry P
Year 2 Medal - Louis P
Top Ranking Girl - Megan S who came joint 5th.