Team’s chess success in junior tournament

Oakmeeds chess success SUS-151126-165155001
Oakmeeds chess success SUS-151126-165155001

An student team from Oakmeeds in Burgess Hill enjoyed success recently in a chess tournament.

The Sussex Junior Chess Academy Tournament was held on Friday October 30. The event took place at Birchwood Grove School where five local schools participated in the event. The team were Ben Sansom, Thomas Midmer, Tom Rousell, Benjamin Sturgis, William Sturgis, Jude Harcourt and Jack Barnett. The boys won with a score of 18 points and just beating Downlands by three points.

Report and picture contributed by Oakmeeds.