Fels High School has earned the school’s first citywide chess championship. Sophomore Ang Zhang (left) of Northeast High School and sophomore Trung Nguyen (right) of Fels squared off in the Philadelphia Scholastic Chess League finals held in February at the School District of Philadelphia Education Center. Fels won the match 3 games to 2. Fels also received top honors in their section at the state championships in March and finished ninth in their division in the Supernationals in Nashville in April. After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP) sponsors the chess league, which includes 69 teams in elementary, middle, and high schools.