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Jessie Liu, a fifth-grader at McCornack Elementary School elementary school: see school. in Eugene, became the first girl in at least 12 years to be named a state chess champion after winning all 10 of her matches at a Chess for Success tournament in Portland last weekend.
Eighth-grader Raleigh Foster, a home-schooled student from Eugene, also won the competition for his age group. Also, the Bethel Bethel, in the Bible
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The competition featured young chess players This is a list of chess players. Chess players
The people in this list are men and women who are primarily known as chess players, and their biographies are presented in the Wikipedia. through eighth grade. Players previously qualified by placing in a regional tournament in Eugene last month, chess teacher Jerry Ramey said.