Video: Md. chess champ won 7-straight games to capture title

Video: Md. chess champ won 7-straight games to capture title


MATCH.>>SOME CHESS BOARDS COME IN BOXES, BUT I LIKE THE ONES THAT ARE ROLLED UP IN THERE. JENNIFER: 13-YEAR-OLD CAHREE MYRICK IS READY TO PLAY CHESS ANYTIME, ANYWHERE. >>IT’S JUST A REALLY COOL GAME TO LEARN. JENNIFER: CAHREE IS THE NATIONAL K-8 CHESS CHAMPION. THE ROLAND PARK ELEMENTARY MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT TOOK THE TITLE ON MOTHER’S DAY IN WASHINGTON D.C. AFTER PLAYING AND WINNING 7 STRAIGHT GAMES AGAINST KIDS FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY.>>FOR EACH GAME YOU HAD 4 HOURS TO PLAY. IT WAS JUST LOT OF FOCUSSING, AND PLAYING, AND YOU HAD A LOT OF TIME TO DO WHAT YOU NEEDED TO DO. JENNIFER: AND CAHREE DID IT BIG TIME, EARNING A TROPHY AND A MEDAL THIS WEEK FROM MAYOR CATHERINE PUGH. >>IT WAS A LOT OF FUN. NOT JUST PLAYING CHESS, BUT BEING IN THE GAYLORD, AND THE MALL. FUN EXPERIENCE. JUST A>>WORDS CAN’T DESCRIBE HOW PROUD I AM OF HIM. BEEN A BLESSING TO SEE HIM GO FROM HERE IN CHESS TO HERE 43:40 .>>YOU NEED TO KNOW THE STRATEGY AND TACTICS, NOT JUST MOVING THE PIECES. JENNIFER: IN LESS THAN SIX MOVES, I AM DONE.>>CHECK. JENNIFER: THERE IS NOTHING I CAN DO?>>NOPE. JENNIFER: HE WANTS TO PLAY IN HIGH SCHOOL — >>I WANT TO EVENTUALLY GET GRAND MASTER IN CHEST. I WANT TO GET A MASTERS DEGREE AT STANFORD. JENNIFER: YOU NEED A HIGH CHESS RATING TO BE A GRANDMASTER. I ASKED AN IMPORTANT QUESTION. WHAT IS MORE IMPORTANT, YOUR CHESS RATING OR SNAPCHAT SCORE?>>MY CHESS RATING. MY SNAPCHAT SCORE IS IMPORTANT,

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