Sunday, 5 December 2010

Canberra schools on tour - Pt 2

After last weeks ChessKids National Championships, Curtin Primary traveled across to Perth for the Australian Schools Teams Championship. joined by teams from Lyneham High, Kaleen Primary and Radford College. This two day event, organised by the Australian Junior Chess League, brought together the winning schools from each states schools competition (Hight School, Primary, High School Girls, Primary Girls).
According to Libby Smith, who accompanied the Curtin team to Perth, the winners of each the sections were
High School: North Sydney Boys High (NSW)
High School Girls: Sommerville House (QLD)
Primary: Deepdene (VIC)
Primary Girls: Mount View (VIC)

Of the Canberra schools, Curtin picked up Silver in the Girls Primary, Lyneham picked up Bronze Silver in the Girls High School, while Kaleen Primary and Radford College both finished 4th in their sections.

The tournament website is here.


Libby said...

Nope - Lyneham were silver as well.

Individually 4x ACT students won board prizes as well.

Kezia Karenina with a perfect score on B2 in the Primary Girls.

Jaimie Liebowitz with 4/5 on B4 of the Primary Girls.

Emma Guo on B1 of the Secondary Girls, and Jessie Dong on B4 of the Secondary Girls. The srtandings and crosstables for each section are on the ACTJCL website as well.

It's a long flight home ...

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