Alhambra Finishes 10th in State Chess Team Championships
Posted by Community Relations Department at 11/14/2012
Alhambra finished 10th in the 22-team State Chess Team Championships, November 2-3. Phan Khanh and Esmeraelda Jimenez qualified for the State Individual Championships, November 9-10. Khanh’s brother, Tin won the individual state title last year, and was the second-best player out of Region 2. Each region sends 16 players to the individuals event. Jimenez is the highest AIA-ranked female player in Region 2, and may be the best girl in the state.