Girls Under 14 pre-game peptalk: Photo Anastasia Popova
In the final round of the World Youth in Khanty-Mansiysk, Annie Wang lost a crucial battle in the Girls Under 14. She still earned the bronze medal on tiebreak after finishing in a big tie for second through fifth place behind Jiner Zhu of China.
Final Team #US Chess standings
Open Under 14
Gabriel Sam- 6.5
Marcus Miyasaka- 6
Craig Hilby had a strong finish, ending in a tie for 8th.
Open Under 16
Open Under 18
Girls Under 14
Annie Wang -8
Shreya B Mangalam, Ritika Pandey and Simona Nayberg-5.5