Winter Break Starts Dec. 21st thru Jan 2nd.
Students return back from Break On:
Sam Houston Chess Club
The Sam Houston Chess Club was reestablished just at the End of January 20 2014.
Our three Sponors are Mr. Trevino, Ms. Thornton, and Mr. Luna. Hosted in the Library and/or Room 609.
Our Goal was to just have Fun, then all of a sudden we had an in-house Chess Tournament,
and things progressed to more than just that…
3-29-2014 Rackspace Spring 2014 Chess Tournament: Logan P. competed with 420 other Chess Players.
That is about 210 matches being played every round, of five rounds.
4-12-2014 SAISD Chess Invitational at Mission Academy: First Place James B., Third Place Julyan Z., Fourth Place Gabriel L.
Sam Houston also brought home First Place in the High School Teams Category.
4-21-2014 Sam Houston Chess Tournament was concluded: First Place Julyan Z., Second Place Lionell C., Third Place Jesse T.
5-3-2014 Cinco De Mayo Scholastic Chess Tournament: Fifth Place Logan P., Sixth Place James B.
5-4-2014 Rackspace C. Chess Tournament at the Pruitt Library: First Place Julyan Z., Second Place James B., Third Place Jesse T.
7-27-2014 Rackspace C. Chess Tournament at the Pruitt Library: Second Place Lionell C., Third Place James B.
Julyan Z. and Jesse T. were placed in the Adult Section.
We would like to invite everyone to come play Chess with us every Wednesday and Thrusday afterschool hosted in the Library.
Sam Houston Spring 2014 Chess Champion: Julyan Z.