DIS Chess teams capture gold again
Three Deer Isle-Stonington chess teams, pictured, captured state titles in their divisions at the Maine State Scholastic Championship at the University of Maine in Orono March 5.
The DIS K-3 chess team
The K-3 team: front, Kaylee Morey; center from left, Cameron Stewart, Cole Stewart; back, Rylee Eaton, Ben Penfold, Gifford Proper, Myles Brown and Andrew Pappianne.
The DIS K-6 chess team
The K-6 team: front row from left, Addie McDonald, Colby Haskell, Mason Oliver, Kinsey Bartlett, Ashlin Savage, Avery Reynolds; back, Soozin Cha, Brendan Penfold, Orly Vaughn, Kylee Atwood, Coach Dick Powell, Tyson Rice, Oskar Mattes.
The DIS K-8 chess team
The K-8 team, from left, Bethany Humphrey, Coach Dick Powell, Cameron Wendell, Isaac Vaughn, Alyssa Chesney, Krisford Melanio, Philomena Mattes, Reid Bartlett, Cody Eaton.