The resilient and tenacious 6 and 7 year olds from P.S. 307 ( Pioneer Academy) in Corona Queens, wowed everyone - parents, teachers and coach with a brilliant and inspired 3 day performance to capture and hang on to 2nd place in the K - 3 unrated section this past weekend at the USCF national elementary chess championships in Dallas Texas.
This was their school's first year having a chess team, their first year playing tournament chess and their first national tournament ever.
Over 25 teams from all over America competed and participated in this prestigious event.
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