NHC students in Dubai! Several former NHC students are particpating in the WorldSchool Chess Tournament organized by Spain Pavilion. Former NHC students WCM Ashley Pang, Mauria Palusa, Saatvik Krishnan, Yesun Lee and National Master Kevin Pan!
BIG CONGRATULATIONS TO NHC student Yesun Lee. She won the Gold Medal at the North American Youth Chess Championships in Canada. She earned a title Woman FIDE Master. Yesun has attended several special group classes at NorCal and was taught by Coach Ted Castro. She also goes to Weibel Elementary and trained by coaches from Weibel Chess.
CONGRATULATIONS to NORCAL kids for winning 3 major divisions at the SUPER STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS last March 11 & 12, 2017 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
NORCAL kids won the Team Championships for the K-6 Varsity, K-5 Varsity and the Kindergarten section!!!
KUDOS to NORCAL HOUSE OF CHESS students who dominated the recently-concluded National Junior Congress last January 21 & 22 in Livermore. In the team competition, we won 4 National Championship Team Titles (4 out of 6 sections that we participated in!).
In the TEAM competition, NHC students won the following divisions:
16-under (1st Place!)
Srivatsa Puranam, Aadya Mishra, Srichara Guddanti,
Daniel Vasilyev & Aiushe Mishra
14-under (1st Place!)
Nicholas Manuto, Ronit Pattanayak, Aditya Kumar,
Mihir Kinjawadekar, Mateusz Zielinski, Atul T.
10-under (1st place!)
Ujan Ray, Samik P. Ashley P., Saativk K.
Katherine P., Pranav S., Prathul & Rithvik
6-under (1st place!)
Asa Liu, Advay Bansal, Elizur Kirshner,
Brian Zhang, Sophiena Mendoza
8-under (5th place)
Yiyang, Krishna, Tanush, Eshaan, Rishi,
Guhan, and Leonardo
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OF YOU! AWESOME JOB!