The SCH chess team continues to dominate in the Philadelphia Area Private School Chess League (PAPSCL) tournaments. The team successfully continued its winning streak, only losing 1/2 point at the January 12 competition. The team remains in 1st place in Inter-League play with 30 game wins and 11 losses and two tournaments remaining for the 2018-2019 season. Competing in the January 12 tournament were Jamieson Wade ’19, Grayson Wade ’22, Zach Schapiro ’22, Paolo Marchiano ’22, Liam Reeves ’22, and JJ Detweiler ‘23.
The team welcomes future chess competitors — Joey Trotter ‘ 25, Rosie Rush-King ’26, Alex Kim ’26, Aaron Jia ’26, and Eloise Levin ’26 — who joined this month. For students wanting to learn chess or improve their game, Coach Ross Colby will be holding chess camp at Summerside on the Hill during the week of July.