PCSAA MS Chess League

The online PCSAA Middle School Chess League held its third season of play in spring of 2022.  

Matches were played at 4 p.m. on lichess.org on each of the following Saturdays:

January 22

January 29

February 5

February 12

March 5

March 12

March 19

Participating Schools
BASIS DC
The Children's Guild
District of Columbia International School
E.L. Haynes
E.L. Haynes Public Charter School
Howard University Middle School of Mathematics & Science
Meridian Public Charter School
Pairings and Results

Matchday 1 – January 22

BASIS DC 8-0 Children’s Guild

HU(MS)2 2-4 DCI

E.L. Haynes 2-6 Meridian

Matchday 2 – January 29

Meridian 5–3 Children’s Guild

DCI 6–2 E.L. Haynes

BASIS DC 6–2 HU(MS)2

Matchday 3 – February 5

Children’s Guild 0-8 HU(MS)2

E.L. Haynes 0-8 BASIS DC

DCI 7.5–0.5 Meridian

Matchday 4 – February 12

Children’s Guild 0.5–7.5 DCI

HU(MS)2 5.5–0.5 E.L. Haynes

Meridian 1.5–6.5 BASIS DC

Matchday 5 – March 5

E.L. Haynes 0–8 Children’s Guild

Meridian 1–5 HU(MS)2

BASIS DC 4-4 DCI

Matchday 6 – March 12

E.L. Haynes 6.5-1.5 Children’s Guild

DCI 7.5-0.5 Meridian

HU(MS)2 1-7 BASIS DC 

Matchday 7 – March 19

DCI 3.5-4.5 BASIS DC

HU(MS)2 6-0 E.L. Haynes

Meridian 3.5-4.5 Children’s Guild

Final League Standings
SchoolMatch PointsBoard Points (Tiebreaker)
BASIS DC6.544
District of Columbia International School540
Howard University Middle School of Mathematics & Sciences429.5
Meridian Public Charter School218
The Children's Guild217.5
E.L. Haynes Public Charter School111
Previous League Champions

Spring 2021: DC International School
Fall 2020: BASIS DC