Sunday Tournament 29 March

There was a good attendance with fifteen players attending. Top player of the day was Bryce Rosser with nine out of ten games. He was followed by Patrick Harris also with nine out of ten games. Third placegetter was Courtney Ryan with eight out of ten games.

In the second division, Adheesha Suraeera came first with five games. Second was Jake McDaniel who had five games. Third place was gained by Michelle Pople with four games. Adam Richardt also won four games.

There were many upsets on the day. The major ones were as follows:-

Jake McDaniel defeated Reece Buckholz.
Michelle Pople defeated Reece Buckholz.
Bryce Rosser defeated Patrick Harris.
Adam Richardt defeated Michelle Pople.
Courtney Ryan defeated Bryce Rosser.
Adheesha Suraweera defeated Courtney Parfitt.
Courtney Parfitt defeated Alex Buckholz.

Allan Menham, the Chess Club Secretary, presented to Alex Buckholz, an Achievement Certificate on behalf of the Chess Club, to mark his successes in winning the yearly Walkervale School Chess Tournament for five consecutive years from 2010 to 2014.

Allan said this may never be achieved by any Primary School student in Bundaberg again as Primary School now ends at Grade Six.

Congratulations Alex!!!