Chess News: May 4, 2016


Gateway Chess League Awards Tonight

The annual League Awards dinner will be held at 6 pm at the Golden Corral Buffet, 6110 S Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63123.  Any student who played in the Wednesday high school competitions or the Thursday Wydown tournaments is invited to attend.  We will meet at the restaurant, but Howard can drive three students if they need a ride.

Our award winners:
Junior League, 3rd place team
Harbor Wolff, 1st place in 7th grade
Ernie McCarter, 3rd place in 8th grade
other team members:  Nick, Babusis, Matthew Ritter

Varsity League, 3rd place team, Eastern Conference
Rock Jia, 3rd place, board 1
Yossi Rovinsky, 1st place, board  4
other team members: Sarah Crawford, David Dong, Evan Chen, Homer Dula, Sara Clark, LaVaughn Caradine, Nyla Long, Jonathan Lake, Emanuel Gerbi, Andrew Guest

Congratulations to all of our players!

Annual Crossroads Chess Potluck May 25th

Save the date for the annual awards potluck.  This year it will be held at the home of Matthew Ritter, Hannah Krigman, and Jon Ritter, 2150 Lafayette Ave, 63104.

Chess camp this summer, July 25th-29th

Registration materials for camp will be available soon, but students interesting in attending or working should contact Howard for more information.