Photo and info provided by Betsy Dynako

I have had the pleasure of watching Epiphany Peters play chess since she was about 6 years old. Home for her is Michigan but her father makes sure she gets to travel to tournaments across the country. She just took first place in the 10 and Under section at the U.S. Jr Congress.

Here is one of her games:

Event: 2008 US Jr. Chess Congress
Date: 2008.03.09
Round: 5
White: Peters, Epiphany 1589
Black: Shankar, Roshan 1497
Result: 1-0
ECO: C45
Time Control: G/75
Section: 10 & Under

1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3. d4 exd4 4. Nxd4 Bc5 5.Nxc6 Qf6 6. Qd2 Qxc6 7. Bd3 Nf6 8. O-O d6 9. Nc3 O-O 10. Qg5 h6 11. Qg3 Kh8 12.h3 Be6 13. Qh4 Bd4 14. Nb5 Qc5 15. c3 Be5 16. Be3 Qc6 17. f4 a6 18. fxe5 dxe5 19. Na3 Rad8 20. Rad1 Bxa2 21. Bxh6 Nh7 22. Be3 Bb3 23. Bb5 g5 24. Bxc6 gxh425. Rxd8 Rxd8 26. Bxb7 Rd3 27. Kf2 a5 28. Ke2 Rd6 29. Bc5 Rg6 30. Rf2 Ng5 31.Be3 Nh7 32. Bd5 Ba4 33. Bxf7 Rg3 34. b3 Bd7 35. Nc4 Bb5 36. Kd2 a4 37. bxa4 Bxa4 38. Nxe5 Black resigned here. 1-0

Thanks Betsy for the information about Epiphany!

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