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T.S. Cooley Chess Teams Bring Home Trophies from Texas

K-5 Team              K-2 Team

The K-5 team, comprised of team members Mahad J., Dominic  B., Jai P. and Kunsh K., placed 1st Place.

The K-2 team, comprised of team members Jacob C., Sonny P., Amelia O. and Elizabeth B., placed 2nd Place.

Chess members also earned individual medals based on the amount of games they won. In the K-5 Section the following students received medals: Gold Medal - Mahad J.; Silver Medals - Dominic B., Jai P., and Kunsh K.; Bronze Medals - Aidan L. and Remy G. In the K-2 Section the following students received medals: Gold Medal - Jacob C. Bronze Medals - Ethan P., Sonny P., Amelia O., Cecilia R., Elizabeth B., and Yasna J.

Kunsh

Chess Club member Kunsh K. also participated at the Houston Chess Association Ulrich Intermediate Tournament in Houston, TX in November. He won 3 out of 5 games he played and received a trophy. He competed in the 500-800 rated section of the tournament and tied for 6th place.