Results For All-Girls Nationals: Medina Parilla Wins the UT Dallas Scholarship!

Irina Krush Kasparov All Girls Nationals 2007

Kasparov Chess Foundation organized the Girls Nationals’ in association with Dallas Chess Club, UTD, and USCF. This event took place from April 25 – 27th.

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Girls from public, private and home-schools were invited to participate and US Women’s Champion, IM Irina Krush, made a special appearance.

Teams competed within the following age categories: 8 years old and younger; 10 years old and younger; 12 years old and younger; 14 years old and younger; 16 years old and younger; 18 years old and younger.

The Results:

  • Medina Parrilla won the 18 & Under along with the scholarship to the University of Texas at Dallas, valued at over $65,000 with 5.5/6.
  • Angelica Berrios, earned the only perfect score of the event in the 16 & Under.
  • In the 14 & Under SectionRochelle Ballantyne, Catherine Hochman and Jasmine Fermin tied for first with 5/6. Ballantyne took the first place trophy on tiebreak.
  • Caroline Zhu won clear first place with 5.5/6 in the 12 & Under.
  • Simone Liao won clear first with 5.5/6 in the 10 & Under.
  • Brianna A. Guillen earned clear first in the 8 & Under, with 5.5/6.

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