Shining Knights Spring Finale brought over 40 chess players in three sections to Valley Forge. By fat, the largest section was the U200 section where three players tied for first with a score of 3.5-0.5. These players were Jason Zheng, Christopher Simmons, and Ryan Hu. The top team was Ridge Park Elementary.
In the U600 section, Michael Gao finished first with the only perfect score. Skylar Pinto came in 2nd with a score of 3.5 - 0.5. In third place, with a 3.0 - 1.0 score, was Vineeth Gabbireddy.
In the Open - Under 1000 section, Lance Kay, the 7th seed, scored a perfect 4 - 0 score. Peter Kimball and Jack Lieberman with scores of 3.0 - 1.0. The top team was Whitemarsh Elementary with 7 points.
We hope that you have enjoyed the Shining Knights tournaments this year and look forward to your participation next year.