Sunday, February 24, 2008

Harvard wins the 2008 Northeastern Intercollegiate Championship at MIT

Today the Harvard chess team went to battle in the 2008 NortheasternIntercollegiate Championship at MIT and emerged victorious, edging top-seededColumbia by a half point.

Special Congratulations to freshman first-board TeddyColeman who was perfect (5/5), including wins with black over players rated 2499and 2420.

Congratulations also to Stephen Ho, who managed to turn a dubiousposition in the last round into a last-second win in order to bring us thevictory. Stephen finished with 3.5/5, the second highest score on the HarvardTeam....


(from the Harvard Chess Club email list)

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