Fourth-grader wins “Hulk” biggest upset award at chess tournament. See more Arizona Daily Sun education stories here

| December 28, 2016

By William Cheney • Special to the Arizona Daily Sun

Saturday, Dec. 10, was the Killip Chess Klassic, held at Killip Elementary School. Ninety-one students competed for trophies and valuable ratings points with the United States Chess Federation chess rating system. The students competed in four sections: Open, U750, U350 and K-1.

First place winners were Jaiden Smith, 6th grade, Sinagua Middle School; Adrianna Long, 4th grade, Killip; Dylan Carrillo, 4th grade, Killip; and Valentina Lara, 1st grade, Killip. Jaiden, Dylan and Valentina all had perfect scores of 5.0.

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