Congratulations to Ecole St Paul student Sophia Aldaco Murayama!
Sophia won five out of seven games, and walked away with second place in the Girls’ U8 section of the 2019 Canadian Youth Chess Championship(CYCC); the most prestigious national chess tournament!
“The Fort McMurray Chess Club is over the moon and extremely proud of their teammate! Sophia has plans to play chess with her friends at her French-Immersion school, Ecole St. Paul. Sophia, thank you for being an outstanding representative of the Fort McMurray Chess Club! We dare you to keep dreaming and to improve your chess game even more!” – Magda Marais, President Fort McMurray Chess Club