Congratulations to the PS 130 Chess Club!

On Saturday, with 20 teams competing in the U600 section, the PS 130 Chess Team tied for first place at the 2018 CIS Mathieu Eugene Chess Challenge.  This is the school’s first team trophy for a rated event!  Caylee, Ronan, Theo, Cole, Carter, June, Amber, and Owen all competed in the section, as well as  Luz (U1000 section) and Caleb (U1500 section).

Of special note:  Cole had a perfect score of 4 points to win an individual trophy, Carter won a medal and was undefeated with 3-1/2 points (one place short of a trophy).  Ronan (3 points) and Theo (2-1/2 points) also received medals for their performances.