NC Chess News

The NCCA would like to wish our state’s representatives the best of skill in their respective national invitational events in Phoenix, AZ:

left: NM Steve Wang in the Denker Tournament of High School Champions

middle: Suhas Madiraju in the Barber K-8 National Invitational

right: Kydriana Carter in the Girl’s National Invitational

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Previously North Carolinians have won or shared first in the Denker tournament on two occasions: FM Matthew Hoekstra in 2000, and NM Nelson Lopez in 2006.

UPDATE!!! Steve finsihed tied for second in the Denker Championship with a 4+1=1- score after drawing a senior master in round six!!! Suhas and Kydriana finished with matching 3+0=3-. Congratulations to all three for representing us proudly!