I self-studied chess at age 6 when I first got interested in the game. In middle school, I focused on playing in official over-the-board tournaments.
Awards: Invitation to the MD Sweet 16, a closed tournament for top junior chess players (2013), Co-Champion of Mid-Atlantic Scholastic Championships, Greater Baltimore Scholastic Championships 2nd place, MD Junior Open 2nd place, won $500 stipend to attend US Junior Open (2012), MD Boonsboro Scholastic Champion, MD Owings Mills Scholastic Champion, MD Susquehanna Scholastic Champion (2011)
President of CHS Chess Club (2015)
President and founder of middle school chess club (2013)
EMMS Chess Federation