Rapid Chess Championships
Posted 05/16/2018 10:00AM

Under the patronage of the Ministry of the Youth and Sport, the Lebanese Chess Federation organized the Inter-schools Rapid Chess Championships 2018 edition. The competition was hosted by Rafic Hariri High School – Saida.

More than 40 schools took part in this distinguished and well-organized event.

International College was represented by the following students: 

1. James Nasr (Boys - U8) – Score: 5 out of 7 points

2. Brian Nasr (Boys - U8) – 3 out of 7

3. Iyad Baghdadi (Boys – U8) – 4 out of 7

4. Daniella Dib (Girls – U10) – 5 out of 6 (Silver medal)

5. Maria Dib (Girls U10) – 4.5 out of 6 (4th place)

6. Shafic Khalili (Boys – U16) – 2 out of 6

7. Zein Mroueh (Boys U16) – 3.5 out of 6

After calculating the highest four top scorers in each school, IC took 6th place overall in the final schools' ranking.

During the closing ceremony, a Certificate of Appreciation was distributed by the organizers for every participant.

A very nice ambiance of support  dominated among the IC players and their parents.

(IC Chess Coach: Charles Kayle)

Upcoming Events

  • June 2018
    • FriJun22 Last Day of School
    • SatJun23 IC Cedar Hill Inauguration 9:30 AM to 12:30 PMChouf Cedar Reserve
    • WedJun27 IC Commencement 7:00 PMBiel
    • FriJun29 Last Day for Teachers
    • FriJun29 Reporting to Parents

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