Originally published Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at 11:48a.m.

Lee Williams High School chess took second place out of 10 teams at the Region I Chess Tournament Sept. 28-29. The second-place finish has the Volunteers in the last spot trying to get to the Arizona state team chess championships. Lee Williams has two tournaments remaining to secure their entry into state. LWHS’s Blake Martinez received Best Board 3 in the region tournament.