03 Mar 2014

ST JOHN’S COLLEGE ANNUAL CHESS TOURNAMENT – SATURDAY 1ST MARCH 2014

This year’s tournament was once again sponsored by CBZ Bank. Thank you.

A total of 22 schools attended including a Chess club of very young players from Glen Norah.

There were 29 teams in the senior division and 20 teams in the junior division.

The College fielded 2 teams in each division and the results are shown below:

TEAM

GAMES   PLAYED

GAMES   WON

POINTS

POSITION

SENIOR A

20

11

11

10/29

SENIOR B

20

6

6

21/29

JUNIOR A

20

7

7

13/20

JUNIOR B

20

5

5

16/20

 

The top 5 in the senior division was as follows:

TEAM

POSITION

GOROMONZI HIGH SCHOOL

1

PRINCE EDWARD

2

MABVUKU HIGH SCHOOL

3

CHURCHILL HIGH SCHOOL

4

HARARE DOMINICAN CONVENT

5

 

The top 5 in the junior division was as follows:

TEAM

POSITION

MAZOWE HIGH SCHOOL

1

CHRISTIAN BROTHERS COLLEGE

2

MABVUKU HIGH SCHOOL

3

HARARE HIGH SCHOOL

4

ST GEORGES COLLEGE

5

 

The best junior girls’ team was Musengezi High school from Mashonaland West province and the best senior girls’ team was Dominican Convent from Harare province.

The youngest player to win a game in the tournament was an 8 year old girl from Glen Norah Chess club.

J. Musiwa

ST JOHN’S COLLEGE CHESS CLUB

 

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