Alhambra Chess Team Took First Place at Pinetop State Invitational
Posted by Community Relations Department on 9/19/2012
The Alhambra chess team took first place team trophy at the Pinetop State Invitational, September 8. The Lions narrowly edged out Trevor Browne by half a point. Hieu Le defeated an opponent rated more than 260 points higher for the biggest upset medal of the tournament. Josh Yazzie scored an impressive five points to finish in a three-way tie for first place in the Alternate section. The Lions tied for second in State last year.