Washington High School State Team Championship RESULTS

Newport Team, (l to r) Steven Han, Ethan Bashkansky, John Leece, Megan Lee, Michael Quan
Photo Credit: Guy Bashkansky

Newport High School chess team won Washington High School State Team Championship, squeezing ahead by mere 0.5 point.
Playing for the winning Newport team, Ethan Bashkansky got a special medal for winning all 5 out of 5 games.
Also congratulations to the previous 4 years champion Lakeside High School in second place, and Interlake High School in third.

The event was held Feb 28-Mar 1 at Issaquah High School.

CLICK HERE for the crosstable.

Thanks to Guy Bashansky for much of the info for this post.

CLICK HERE for Barry Hansen’s photos taken at the event.

By Russell (Rusty) Miller

In memory of Rusty Miller, 1942-2020. Former Editor and Business Manager of NORTHWEST CHESS. Worked for International Chess Enterprises 1991-2001. Former President Washington Chess Federation.