State Chess Champs!

The TPS chess team was enormously successful at this past weekend's the Pennsylvania State Scholastic Chess Championship Tournament in Lancaster, PA.   Here are the results:

  • The TPS Tigers came in FIRST PLACE in the K6 under 800 competition.
  • In the K3 Open competition, the TPS Tigers came in SECOND PLACE (tied for first, but came in second with tiebreaks).
  • The Tigers came in SECOND in the K6 Open.
  • The Tigers came in SECOND in the K8 Open.
  • Results for the K9 Open have not been communicated yet; please stay tuned.

Individuals who trophied were Brody Park (1st place U600 in K3 Open); Coleman Wampler (2nd place U600 in K6 U800; Tate Park (4th overall K6 Open); Kobrin Goloveyko (9th place overall K6 U800; Max Orenstein (1st place K6 Open U700); and Jamieson Wade (9th overall K8 Open).

Here is the roster of all of our TPS Tiger Chess Champs. (We have tried to get this news out quickly; if you see an error, please email tpscommunications@tpschool.org.

K3 Open
Brody Park  
Arjun Ahya
Anand Rajagopalan
Aakash Jha
Manav Jha
George Davis-Diver
Ben Russo 
Max Greineder
Samuel Weisz
Joey Schlesinger

K6 U800
Max Orenstein
Diego Spielman- Rodriguez 
Max Borgenicht
Coleman Wampler 
Evan Liddy
Grayson Wade
Solomon Stone
Gage Phillips
Tony Regli
Ben King

K6 Open  
Tate Park 
Diego Spielman- Rodriguez 
Noah Riccardi
Max Orenstein 
Grayson Wade
Evan Liddy 
Tony Regli

K8 Open  
Jamieson Wade 
Lucas Shlesinger
Amory Park
Leo Berg

K9 U1000)
Gage Phillips
Willow Vass
Brody Park

Congratulations to our hard-working players and to our talented and dedicated chess coach, Ross Colby! And thank you to our Chess Tigers' parents, whose support is greatly appreciated.

Please stop by the Lombard Street office to see the trophies!