2013 Clover Challenge Scholastic Chess Tournament was held on November 2nd in Columbus. About 170 players participated in this tournament. This is the first big local chess tournament in Columbus Metropolitan area in this school year. It attracted many strong chess players primarily from Columbus area and also from other cities in Ohio. Thirty five players represented Dragon Chess Club team in this tournament. They won 17 individual trophies and six team trophies.
K-3 Non-rated - team champion and 2nd place (We have two teams in this section)
4-6 Non-rated - team champion
7-12 Non-rated - team champion
U600 - team champion
U900 - 2nd place
1. Dragon chess players had an excellent performance at this tournament across most of sections.
2. It is the first experience of big scholastic chess tournament for 10 of our students. Most of them performed well. Aryan got a perfect score and won the first place trophy in 4-6 non-rated section. Sushruth and Sujitt took the third and fourth place individual trophies, respectively.
3. Sampreeth, Aryan, Jason Zhao, and Kellan won all five games and took four first place individual trophies out of six sections.