NC Chess News
The North Carolina Chess Association would like to congratulate it’s new state champions!
K-12 Varsity: NM Emmanuel Carter / Team Champions: North School of Science and Mathematics, Durham
K-12 Division II: Lorenzo Battigelli / Team Champions: C.D. Atkins High School, Winston-Salem
K-8 Varsity: Alex Chen / Team Champions: Davis Drive Middle School, Cary
K-8 Division II: Xavier Desouza and Jared Corpening-Zenz / Team Champions: Valley Springs Middle School, Arden
K-5: Robert Liu and Yogya Koneru / Team Champions: Davis Drive Elementary School, Cary
K-3: Arjun Rawal / Team Champions: Durham Academy, Durham
K-1: Judson Roederer / Team Champions: Durham Academy, Durham
Also for the first time this year the North Carolina Chess Association crowned an open division Blitz Champion. The inaugural champion is NM Aaron Balleisen of Durham.