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ETHS Chess Team Finishes 12th at IHSA State Tournament

February 25, 2021  1:00pm CT


ETHS Chess Team 2021
ETHS Chess Team from left to right: Rohil Bose, Meris Goldfarb, Boaz Lieberman, Simon Wesenberg, Alan Wang, Ian Dunbar, Chris Von Hoff, Declan Ahern, Jonah Chen, Isabela Maiewski, Luca Zerega, and Elijah Platnick.


Evanston Township High School’s Chess Team finished its season with a 12th place finish in the Illinois High School Association’s (IHSA) state tournament in February.


The team was led by Elie Platnick's six wins, while Declan Ahern, Meris Goldfarb, Isabela Maiewski, Ian Dunbar, Simon Wesenberg, and Luca Zerega won all of their games. Earlier in the season, the team won the Naperville Central and Sterling tournaments and finished second in the NSCL Conference regular season and tournament.


For complete results of the IHSA tournament, visit the IHSA website.