Chess Championships

On Thursday 27 October 13, WIS players participated in the MK Regional Individual Chess Championships. It was a very successful day with 7 players qualifying for the MK National chess finals being held in Palmerston North during the holidays.

WIS players to qualify were :

Top Female – Athena Lu

Under 12s -Ryan Henare 1st

Toby Clark 2nd

Logan Symes 3rd

Under 14s - Philip Dale 1st

Hazel Chant 2nd

Eliza Maxey 3rd

Overall - Shawn Lamong – Wanganui Champion

Bede McDouall 2nd

Alan Elston 3rd