Welcome to the site for all Davidsonville news. If you have any news about people or places in Davidsonville, send an e-mail with the info and pictures, if available, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be sure to add this web site to your list of favorites so that you can check it regularly for Davidsonville news. And, be sure to tell your DAVIDSONVILLE FRIENDS & NEIGHBORS about the site.
Use the SEARCH(Top Left of page) and DAVIDSONVILLE LINKS (at bottom of page) to find additional news.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Davidsonville Chess Team Champions
Check Mate! Davidsonville Chess Team Captures Spot at Championship Competition
Here’s a summary of the team’s recent wins from the Davidsonville Elementary Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) and chess club co-chair Pamela Davis:
The Second Annual Franklin Toys Chess Challenge was held this past Sunday, Jan. 13. The challenge was sponsored by theDavidsonville Elementary(DES) Chess Club with 20 participants.
Davidsonville Elementary School’s Chess Club
Congratulations to the following players who won or tied their divisions:
Ryan Billings and
It was a great opportunity for the intermediate players to gain experience with tournament-style playing using a clock.
The DES Chess Club also congratulatesKyler Davis,Owen Fleming,Peter RoznerandBen Keithfor being selected to represent Davidsonville Elementary at theMid-Atlantic Scholastic Team Championshipson Saturday, Jan. 26, in Towson.
The DES team will compete in the Elementary School JV division for the first time. This tournament is part of theUS Chess Association—Maryland Chapter. The team will be competing against other rated elementary teams. This will be the team’s first time participating at the state level.
The DES Chess Club is sponsored by the PTO Enrichment Committee and meets once a week before or after school. The classes are offered to students in first through fifth grades. New players are always encouraged.