March 29, 2023
Students from Crestview Middle and Selvidge Middle earned top finishes and trophies at the 2023 Missouri State Scholastic Chess Championship in Columbia on March 18.
A team from Crestview consisting of students Adithya Ganesh, Vidyuth Kamesh, Aaryan and Advika Srivastava and Sudeep Vadderaju finished second in the K-8 Division.
The Selvidge team of Saketh Kruthin Akshinthala, Gabriel Boyd, Timmy Gill, Rajan Sankarasubramanian, Tanish Sattanathan and Sujay Sureshkumar finished third in the K-8 Division.
Kamesh and Sureshkumar also earned individual trophies in their division, placing seventh and eighth -- respectively -- out of 88 competitors.
Congratulations to these students!