The Chess Club of Salazar Elementary recently participated in a Chess Tournament with winners in two divisions.

The first division included students from second, third and fourth grade. The champion was Noah Gonzalez. Runner-up was Javier Luera, first grader.

The second division included children from kinder and first grade. The first place winner was fourth grader Aubrey Garcia with Jaidyn Benavides, fourth grader, as runner-up.

Students practiced all year to prepare for this tournament coached by Salazar's physical education coach David Ruiz.