DIS Chess team at the Nationals
The DIS K-8 Under 1000 team
The K-8 Under 1000 team, from, Isaac Vaughn, SooZin Cha, Krisford Melanio, Bethany Humphrey, Orly Vaughn and Cameron Wendell.
Eighth-grader Cameron Wendell
Eighth-grader Cameron Wendell proudly shows off his trophy for third place in the nation for speed chess. Wendell had seven wins in the chess game where each player has five minutes total to make all of his moves. With Wendell is chess coach Dick Powell in San Diego where the national championships were held.
The DIS K-8 Under 750 team
The K-8 Under 750 team, front row from left, Cole Stewart, Cameron Stewart, Colby Haskell and Ross Stewart; back row, Philomena Mattes, Tyson Rice, Ennis Marshall, Alyssa Chesney and Coach Dick Powell. Not pictured: Avery Reynolds.