Congratulations to the WHS Chess teams for wrapping up the Midwestern Chess competition for the year. WHS varsity and JV team both finished 2nd in the Midwestern chess league with their only losses coming to the first place finishers. Lowden Hansen (3rd board) was the only WHS player to earn the MWL first team honors while Evan Clark (4th board) received an honorable mention.
Varsity players this year included: Owen Young-Flynn, Jeremy Thomas, Lowden Hansen, Evan Clark, Brendon Sevey, Addison Thomas, Keyshawn Hay and Rene Nagy.
JV players this year included: Christian Sevey, David Ehlen, Benjamin Loy, Kole Parvin, Hannah Alpers, Claire Hewett, Braxton Shipman, Bret Critchett and Cascade’s Tycho LeGrue, Aidan Cagle, Bella Young and Saren Hicks.