Chess team wins N.C.

March 31, 2013 

The chess team from Davis Drive Middle School in Cary has won the N.C. Scholastic Chess Championship in its age category.

The team members are eighth-graders Michael Li, Anish Kottu, Akash Krishna and Girish Ganesh and sixth-graders Akshay Pramod and Shaan Stephen.

Individually, Michael ranked third in the K-8 age group, and Anish came in fourth.

To get to the state championship, the team placed first in the Wake County Chess Championship in February.

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