Posted: March 18, 2009 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am
Mason Chess held onto its title as champion for the fourth year at the 2009 Virginia State Scholastic and Collegiate Chess Tournament held March 13-15. Mason competed against teams from the University of Virginia, Virginia Tech and Longwood University. Above, from left, Deepak Sharma, PhD student in electrical and computer engineering; Andrew Samuelson, PhD student in math; Cynthia Formwalt, sophomore sociology major; Clinton May, junior history major; and Jonathan Bode, PhD student in math. Not pictured is William Trischler, freshman accounting major.
Photo courtesy of Mason Chess