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Fifty-five Students Compete in Scholastic Chess Tournament

Champions from left to right:  Kingz, WIlliam, Arthur, Matthew, Yostin, Alessandro, Jenjoe, Romal, KarenAbout 55 students from both public and private schools participated in the Scholastic Chess Tournament held Saturday morning, Dec. 12, at Lockhart Elementary School. The tournament was sponsored by Sinclair Wilkinson and the Virgin Islands Institute for Teaching and Learning.

Winners in each category:
13 and up
1st place William Van Rensselaer
2nd place Romal Garcia
3rd place Arthur Williams(Under 9, 2nd place) Alessandro Gever; (under 9 , 1st place) Karen Gauriloff
9 to 12
1st place Kingz Leerdom
2nd place Jenjoe Canezal
3rd place Yostin Herrera
Under 9
1st place Karen Gauriloff
2nd place Alessandro Gever
3rd place Matthew Wilkinson
For more information, call Sinclair Wilkinson at 514-7054.

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