CHESS NEWS – Best ever finish in Welsh Schools Tournament!

A huge well done to our chess team for coming 4th in the top tier of schools chess in Wales.

45 teams took part in the annual event in Cardiff and Sketty played a blinder! beating schools from Llandaff, Merthyr and Bristol, drawing with  2014 winners, Howells. Our only defeat coming against the eventual champions, The Dell, from Cardiff.

Our team of 10 showed skill and resilience in the 5 matches played.

Andrew Foxall with 4 1/2 out of 5 was our top player but everyone contributed to our success.

The team in board order: Vamsi, Charlie, Raymond, Ashton, Andrew, James, Josh, Daniel, Matthew, and Chandra.

All the team were fine ambassadors for our school and we are proud of them.

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