September 16, 2014

Medina
Mostly clear
56°F

PHOTOS: Checkmate

Medina tournament

Kelsey Norris, a fifth-grader at H.G. Blake Elementary School takes on John Henwood, a fourth-grader at Ralph E. Waite Elementary School, in Thursday's chess tournament at Medina's Heritage Elementary School, 833 Guilford Blvd. (DAVID KNOX / GAZETTE)

Kelsey Norris, a fifth-grader at H.G. Blake Elementary School takes on John Henwood, a fourth-grader at Ralph E. Waite Elementary School, in Thursday’s chess tournament at Medina’s Heritage Elementary School, 833 Guilford Blvd. (DAVID KNOX / GAZETTE)

At Buckeye Library

Buckeye High School sophomore Ryan Siford, 16, makes his move during a game of “Mega Chess” at the Buckeye Library on Wednesday. The oversized board game is just one activity available to Buckeye “latchkey” kids at the library after school.  (DAN POMPILI / GAZETTE)

Buckeye High School sophomore Ryan Siford, 16, makes his move during a game of “Mega Chess” at the Buckeye Library on Wednesday. The oversized board game is just one activity available to Buckeye “latchkey” kids at the library after school. (DAN POMPILI / GAZETTE)