ETHS Chess Team at the All-Girls National Chess Championships (from left): Jenna Donovan, Bella Cline and Bella Buitrago.                    Submitted photo
ETHS Chess Team at the All-Girls National Chess Championships (from left): Jenna Donovan, Bella Cline and Bella Buitrago.                   
Submitted photo
Bella Buitrago, Bella Cline and Jenna Donovan of the Evanston Township High School Chess team finished in second place in the Under 18 Division at the Kasparov Chess Foundation’s All-Girls National Championships in April. This is the first time the school has won a team award at the competition.

Bella, a senior, also received an award for finishing in sixth place in the Individual Under 18 Division competition.