Gainesville Schools’ chess team competes
The Gainesville Junior and Senior High School Chess Team won third place in a Jan. 20 tournament at Willow Springs High School. Aiyden Argent won sixth place in the junior high division, Elijah Howard won seventh place and Dakota Rizza won 10th place in the high school division. Those attending were, front row: Tyler Tabor and Elijah Howard; middle: Dakota Rizza, David Connell and Daniel Dickey; back row: Dyllon Mathews, Gavin Broderick, Alex Argent and Aiyden Argent. The team sponsors are Melinda Peirce and Christian Beck.