Arjun Puri
Arjun Puri

Puri (Source: MICDS Facebook)

MICDS freshman Arjun Puri was invited to represent Missouri in the U.S. Chess Dewain Barber National Chess Tournament of Middle School State Champions. The 11th annual tournament, held in New Jersey in late July through early August, is a free event that invites a nominee from each state to compete for the 2021 Barber National Champion title. Puri placed 10th out of the 48 students participating.