On Monday 9 May, Somerville students participated in the Auckland South (Intermediate & Senior), Auckland East (Intermediate & Senior) Cluster Chess Tournament, held at Somerville Intermediate.

Somerville students achieved excellent results, winning 25.5 points against Sancta Maria College and Mission Heights Junior College. The team will now progress to the Auckland Regionals in Term 3.

Congratulations to Arush Gupta, Austin Wang, Aiden Park, Luca Dreaver and Ethan Loo, who have now achieved automatic entry into the Chess Nationals and all the best for the champs.