Woodside Chess Club does well at tournament

Woodside Chess Club members recently participated in a chess tournament at Holy Trinity Lutheran School in Okauchee. Participants in the kindergarten through third grade category – Hunter Slaats, Hunter Dow and Cassidy Osesek – claimed the second place team trophy. The kindergarten through fifth grade team of Jonah Greenwood, Colton Heisdorf, Ariana King, Christopher Lawrence, Connor Rhodes and Traye Bentz took home the third place trophy. As an individual, Connor Rhodes took second place in the grades K-5 division.
The Woodside Chess Club will host a tournament Jan. 16 at Woodside, which will be open to teams and individuals. Register through the Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation Web site at For more information, contact Jeanne Rhodes at (262) 246-4564 or