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FNQ Interschool Chess Championships – 25 February 2016

Date: February 29, 2016    Posted by: steve phillips

Over 240 students competed in the first round of the Far North Queensland Interschool Chess Championships on the 25 February.

The fun, study and training continues to help our TAS teams to perform so well at a competitive level. We are proud of the good sportsmanship shown by our team members when they win or lose.

Highlights are listed below:

Primary A Grade (16 teams with 64 players)

Team Results

Third TAS WRJ Bosel: Jackson Bosel, Xavier Martin, Raphael Paino and Robin Grace

Fourth TAS WRJ Stone: Jasper Stone, Marcus Carruthers, Ryan O’Keefe and Sam Gobus

Individual Results

Second Place Jackson Bosel

Third Place Xavier Martin

Primary B Grade (27 Teams with 95 players)

Team Results

Fourth Place TAS WRJ Barker: Aiden Latter, Pragyan Pandey, Parker Lane and Jessica Barker

Individual Results

Fourth Place Aiden Latter

Secondary Open Grade (25 teams with 82 players)

Team Results

Third Place TAS Leong: Simon Halabi, Brendan Leong, Paris Arens Strelnnikof and Matthew Roberstson

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