Student Earns Ribbon in Chess Competition

Student While most students were enjoying the giant snow fall on Saturday, January 21, 2016 - Eden Hall Upper Elementary fourth grader Udbhav Alkolkar was spending his day strategizing at the Tri-State Junior Open chess tournament.

Teacher Jennifer Kopach said the fourth grader placed seventh in the all-day tournament with four rounds.

"It is a big achievement for him," said Ms. Kopach. "Kids from all over the region participate and play with different styles. At the end of 3rd round he was actually in 4th position."