Howell's Teams Success in National Schools Chess Championships

Congratulations to the Howell's A and B U11G teams who competed in the Southern Semifinal of the NSCC at St Catherine's School on 19th January 2014.

Howell's A won the semifinals unbeaten over five rounds against strong teams from Wimbledon (last year's winners) and Putney.

Howell's B were the dark horses in the tournament, losing only to Howell's A and beating both Wimbledon A and Putney A teams, but were pipped into 3rd place by 0.5 points by Putney B.

Both Howell's teams qualify for the Finals to be held at St Catherine's School in April.


Howell's A: Shayanna, Venetia, Neya


Howell's B: Emily, Susanna, Shermin


Link to full results:



GM Hou Yifan

Women's World Champion