Wilson Hall’s defending state champion high school chess team tied for first place in the S.C. Independent School Assoc. State Chess Tournament held at the Sumter County Civic Center. Seniors Trey Davis and Raines Waggett tied for second place in individual competition in which 103 students participated. Tying for fourth place in individual competition were seniors Ryan Corbett, Creighton Kellogg, Cody King and Tristan Whitaker, and junior Jake Croft. Mrs. Carmen McCaffrey is the advisor for the team.