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Originally a tournament just for basketball, LNI has expanded to offer a variety of competitions for youth, including chess.
Originally a tournament just for basketball, LNI has expanded to offer a variety of competitions for youth, including chess.
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December 15, 2016

Lakota Nation Invitational Hosts First Chess Tournament

In its 40th year, the Lakota Nation Invitational has offered its first chess competition, reports KOTA News.  Over 40 students from 10 area high schools participated in the tournament. Chess Event Coordinator Aries Yumul emphasized the importance of highlighting students’ critical thinking skills.

Also new to the tournament this year are a one act play and song fest competitions.

To read more about the Lakota Nation Invitational, visit the Black Hills Knowledge Network’s online news archive

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