Upper School Chess Team Wins State Championship

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Heathwood's Upper School Chess Team has won the 2021 SCISA State Championship, tying for first place with Hilton Head Prep at the state tournament on March 31.

Coached by Upper School Math teacher Rip Blackstone, the team members are senior Jack Cook, juniors Andrew Kriter, Pete Peterson, Jimmy Ruskell, Ryan Shelley, Daniel Sobel, and Lane Stanley, and sophomore Ethan Smith.