A team from McAllen ISD’s Gonzalez Elementary won first place in the Primary Division at the 2017 Texas Girl’s State Chess Championship Tournament Sept. 23 in McAllen. Standing from left to right are Crystal Wang, Rosario Contreras and Adittya Parajulee. In addition, Parajulee won first place in the Individual Primary Division, Contreras took second and Wang was ninth. Their Coach is Ms. Dolores Contreras. McAllen ISD has chess teams at all its elementary campuses.