KLA Chess Club represents at the Jimmy Quon Scholastic Chess Tournament
February 24, 2014. KLA Chess Club had six students participate in the annual Jimmy Quon Scholastic Chess Tournament held at the San Diego Chess Club at Balboa Park.
Students included were:
Primary Students Emily H. Samantha W
Secondary Students Angelica W. Fua D. Alex J. Pedro R.
Special recognition for Pedro R. for his exceptional play and capturing 2nd place in the intermediate division. In his first tournament outside of KLA Chess Club, Pedro scored 4 out of 5 points.
The tournament featured nearly 100 students from around San Diego ranging from primary to high school students. KLA chess club is very proud to support our players by helping defer costs through club fundraising.
The club looks ahead to April 4-6 as the K-12 High School Nationals comes to San Diego. This tournament will feature scholastic players from all over the country and is sure to be a tournament to remember.
Cross Tables from the events can be found here:
We also recently completed the 6th Friday Showdown Tournament.
Congratulations to Au’dorieyaeh A. for winning the Intermediate Division and Elizabeth V. for winning the novice division.