Saturday, September 03, 2005
Chess Player Survives Katrina
A former member of SWAT and a chess master, Rene Phillips, had just secured 2nd spot in the Louisiana Blitz Championship when Hurricane Katrina struck. Mr Phillips, a resident of New Orleans, lost everything. According to this item in The Chess Drum, he is now stranded in Louisiana.
Posted by The Closet Grandmaster at 9:02 am