Congratulations Chess Teams!

Mon, 02/03/2020
Brooks' AC Chess Team in front of the Citywide Competition Banner.

Congratulations to Brooks Academic Center (AC) and High School (HS) Chess Teams!

Brooks AC Chess Team won their first team trophy coming in 3rd Place in the K-9 Novice Section U400.  Kendall Shepherd lead the team with 5/5 wins followed by:

  • Amir Nesbeth 4 wins
  • Cherish Lewis 2.5 wins
  • Christian Hampton 2 wins

Individual trophies went to:

  • Kendall Shepherd 1st place
  • Amir Nesbeth 7th place

Taylor Henderson won 8th Place in the K-9 Reserve Section U900.

In the High School category, Brooks' H.S. Chess Team won 1st Place in the Greater Chicago Chess Tournament K-12 Reserve Section U1100 for the 2nd time in a row!
The team was lead by Joseph Garza with 4/5 wins followed by:

  • David Perez 4/5 wins
  • Erik Villasenor 4/5 wins
  • Benjamin Garza 4/5 wins
  • Ivan Valdez 3/5 wins

Individual trophies went to:

  • Joseph Garza 4th place
  • David Perez 6th place
  • Erik Villasenor 7th place
  • Benjamin Garza 8th place