Youngsters learn to be chess kings, queens

...began allowing students into his room to play chess before the first bell.Even though the school's...times have shifted, Kriegmont has kept the chess players together by starting an after-school chess club."All kinds of brain research shows...
Warriors rally past Rockets in Game 1 of West finals

...out," Warriors coach Steve Kerr said of his lineup full of shooters. "Houston does the same thing. It was an interesting chess match, because they like to go small and we like to go small."Harden, the runner-up to Curry in the MVP voting, nearly...
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Falcons women, Kings men win on track

...very close, with any of the three 4A schools being very capable of winning the boys or girls title this year. It's a great chess game, and it will be a fun challenge to put together a winning combination this year. It will be very exciting to see how...
Mayweather will be a step ahead on his way to Pacquiao win the best in the business today and has put together a fight plan that will allow Pacquiao to do just that.Like a good chess match, though, this will be a fight about adjustments. And that will be where Mayweather will really earn his $180 million...
Mayweather wins richest fight ever

...that sent Mayweather into the ropes - but he wasn't able to consistently land against the elusive champion.The fight was a chess match, with Mayweather using his jab to keep Pacquiao away most of the fight. Pacquiao tried to force the action, but Mayweather...
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Kids, parents and teachers stage Capitol sit-in to protest education cuts

...15-hour sit-in before the bill was approved.This year, it's the kids' turn.Lisa Eaganlagerquist set out a wooden chess set for her two children, Sam, 7, and Zachary, 5.With surprising eloquence, Sam explained why so many kids and parents...
State | AK legislature
Chess grandmaster offers demonstration

Chess grandmaster Susan Polgar, the No. 1 ranked...player in the United States, will lead a free chess demonstration and discussion from 5-6...issues at Polgar, the guest of the Juneau Chess Club, is passing through town as part of...
Hoonah boy proves prowess as chess champ

Les Dalton went from playing chess at the Hoonah Teen Center to an international...Nev., where the 100th U.S. Open Chess Championship was held. He'd just finished...those at the highest level of competitive chess. Dalton didn't play any of the grandmasters...
Region V Baseball Tournament a pitching chess match 6 p.m. today. But on the other hand, you have to win the first game just to get to that game. And that's where the chess match begins. "It really becomes a test of your pitching staff," McCauley said. "You have to figure out the best way to...
Sports | JDHS | TMHS
Region swim meet like a chess match

This is the part of the high school swimming and diving season that has more in common with a chess match than any other sporting event. While the Region V championships will still be decided in the water Friday and Saturday at...


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