by John D. Rockefeller V

Congratulations to MD-Sweet-16 2018 Chess Champion Sahil Sinha (2355), 11th grader at Poolesville HS in Montgomery County. The MD-Sweet-16 Chess Champion will receive a 4-year MD-Sweet-16 UMBC Chess Scholarship to attend the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, valued at $46,072. (There are 2 additional types of UMBC Chess Scholarships for which high-school seniors from any state are eligible.)

Click below for the tournament’s US Chess Crosstables, photos (if available), & highlight video (if available):

MD Sweet 16 Chess Championship (a separate section of the UMBC Open): US Chess Crosstables
MD Chess's Scholastic Tournaments' Photos
MD Chess's Scholastic Tournaments' Highlight Videos