Local chess players dominate N.C. tournament

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From left: Kendra Rogers, Jack Mcdougall, Kevin Rogers and Sophi Martin.

Two local young chess players dominated in North Carolina this past weekend at the Buncome County Scholastic Chess Tournament.  Beaufort Academy’s first grader Jack Mcdougall won the K-1 grade section and third grader Kevin Rogers won the K-3 grade section. Both players were undefeated in their section. First graders Sophia Martin and Kendra Rogers both had a strong tournament finish in the top 10 in the K-1 section. These four BA players will be attending the K-6 Nationals in Tennessee on Thursday, May 10.

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