Check mate – chess success for Bromley High juniors

By me&him

A team of junior school pupils at Bromley High is celebrating its success at a recent chess championship. The Under 9  A Team, representing six of the 17 Bromley girls who took part, secured a highly impressive second place in the English Primary Schools Chess Association (EPSCA) zonal competition that was held on 3rd February at Eltham College.

All teams played well against strong competition from local schools, but special congratulations go to the A Team of Sophia, Rhea, Phoebe, Anjola, Alina and team captain Roxolana.

As well as winning silver medals, the girls have also qualifyed for the EPSCA semi-finals in May.