14 Northwest Juniors qualify for 2018 World Youth & Cadets!

Congratulations to the Northwest chess players who qualified for the 2018 World Youth & Cadets!

​The following local players have qualified for the World Youth (ages 12-18), which will be held in Halkidiki, Greece, October 19-31, 2018:
Open U18:
  • Roland Feng (WA)
  • Bryce Tiglon (WA)
Open U14:
  • Anthony He (WA)
Girls Under 16:
  • Naomi Bashkansky (WA)
Girls Under 14:
  • Minda Chen (WA)
  • Anne-Marie Velea (WA)
  • Sophie Tien (WA)
Here are the qualifiers for the World Cadets (ages 12 and below), which will be held in Galicia, Spain, November 3-16, 2018:
Open U12:
  • Jason Yu (WA)
  • Eric Zhang (WA)
Girls Under 12:
  • Stephanie Velea (WA)
  • Melina Li (WA)
Girls Under 10:
  • Sophie Velea (WA)
  • Zoey Tang (OR)
  • Abbie Wu (OR)

The full lists of US qualified players can be found at the following links:

World Youth

World Cadets