Diaz, AT&T & Chess In Schools Host Chess Challenge

Borough President Diaz played a thrilling game of chess with one of the over 200 Bronx students who participated in the third annual Chess Challenge.
Photo courtesy of Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.’s Office

Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.; AT&T and Chess in Schools co-hosted a youth chess tournament for Bronx students on Wednesday, December 21 at the Andrew Freedman Home.

Students from across the borough participated in the third annual Chess Challenge which featured chess aficionados from the third grade through middle school testing their skills against one another.

Winners in each division were presented awards by the borough president at the event’s conclusion.

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