Tuesday, January 29, 2008

2008 South Regional Championship Resonates

561 scholastic chess players developed their problem solving skills at John A. Ferguson Senior High January 26, 2008

155 K-8 players participated in the 2008 South Regional

5 year old Zane Ice notates on his way to 5 straight wins

K-1 section making moves

Girls rule and boys........

Parents peeking in on pawn play

Mr. Martinez and Miami Springs Middle (chess elective)

North Dade School for Modern Languages Family

Teacher Annette Perpignano instructing her Flagami team

Bay Harbor Girl Power

Gil Luna poses with future champion

Snapper Creek Elementary -Tournament Warriors

Teacher Maribel Ferrer and Amelia Earhart K-3

Norwood Elementary Rises High

The Robinsons relax...

Teachers Mrs. Naranjo & Ms. Aguniaga and Everglades K-8 (K-3 team)

Teacher Rafael Trinidad and Highland Oaks Middle (chess elective)

William Kennedy, GM Renier Gonzalez, Judy Flores, Gil Luna, Brian Goldstein, Alexander"the Great" Villafuerte, Eric Rodriguez, and

Bruci" El Caballo"Lopez

Awards Presentation @ John A. Ferguson Senior

Freedom Shores

Flagami K-5 Wins K-5 Open Section

Hialeah Middle Wins Trophy

Teacher Silvio Lores and Jose Marti Middle place 3rd

Coral Park Senior (George Acevedo, Christine Martin and Inti Bogari)

Teacher Marcos Cohen and Southwest Senior place 3rd

Teacher Ben Silva and Beach High place 2nd (chess elective)