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Congratulations to the Ligon Chess Team

Congratulations to our Ligon chess team of Dev Tiwari, Arushi Nayyar, Ayden Lowry, Manoj Nithianandarajah, and Jonathan Ramsey for winning 4th place in the NC K-12 Chess Championship! Dev tied for 9th place individually! Congratulations also to Alex Townsend who "played up" in the high school section and tied for 26th place!
 
A special thank you to Mark Indemaur and Valerie Jong for making a chess club possible this year! Their dedication and love of the game allowed our students to continue with this time-honored tradition!