Ateneo is Bluewave chess championship’s ‘Top School’

October 31, 2019
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AGS News

(L-R) Tristan Rivera, Linus Zosa, Arjay Co, Reef Francisco, Darren Uy and Ralf Ceralde

The Ateneo Grade School Chess Varsity Team was named Top School in the recent 5th Bluewave Chess Championship 2019. Team Ateneo was composed of Tristan Rivera (5-Yakan), Linus Zosa  (6-Corregidor), Arjay Co (3-Apo), Reef Francisco (6-Barasoain), Darren Uy (5-Ifugao) and Ralf Ceralde (6-Barasoain). Uy was the highest-ranked member of Ateneo while Arjay Co qualified for the prodigy category in the tournament's culminating final championship round to be held this December. The tournament used the seven-rounds Swiss System, applying the FIDE laws of chess in rapid system and was held on October 27, 2019 at Bluewave Marquinton Mall in Marikina City.

Darren Uy
Arjay Co