Young Kings & Queens Chess Club held a chess and basketball tournament
YK&Q Chess Club Hosts Chess, Basketball Tourney
Romeo Davis (front, l), YK&QCC founder; Senator Bailey (back, 2nd from l) and Assembly Speaker Heastie (front, 2nd from r) with BTW’s team.
Young Kings & Queens Chess Club and BTW presented a two-day chess and basketball event on Saturday, August 24 and Sunday, August 25. Over 300 people attended Saturday’s semi-finals and over 400 people attended the championship game on Sunday including Senator Jamaal Bailey and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie. Over 95 men and women, ages 4 to 72-years-old, participated in the chess tournament.
The teams were eager to play.
Local youth enjoyed playing chess against each other.
Local youth helped their friends as they played chess in the park.
Posted 12:00 am, September 6, 2019