SAScholastic
Scholastic tournaments in and around San Antonio.

Top Ten San Antonio Area Players by Grade

In order to be eligible for this list, students must have entered a tournament via SAScholastic.com, played a rated game within the past year, and live in Bexar County or one its contiguous counties. Please e-mail entries@sascholastic.com to report errors or omissions.

Ordered by current, not supplement, USCF rating.  List updates Monday morning.

Team ratings are the combined rating of the top four players from the school, minimum of two.

1st Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Callen Daniel Mcelroy Bill Brown 605 (P15)
2 Britton Wallace Cole 526
3 Dhanya Koushik BrushyCreek ES 469
4 Ethan Shaw Hoffmann 360
5 Anthony Rene Luna Hoffmann 319 (P19)
6 Matthew Rodriguez St. Thomas 224
Rank School Rating
1 Hoffmann 679

2nd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Taran Thota Maggellan IS 1426
2 Jacob Li Spicewood 1317
3 Sanmita Hosur USCF #32 Girls Age 9. Canyon Creek 1262
4 Sean Teoh Spicewood 1004
5 Axel Jakob Peterson SAA 866
6 Aadhav Dhananjeyan BasisNor 833
7 Joshua Shappell Helotes 794
8 Katarina L Espino Langley 680
9 Andrew Liu Beard 621 (P20)
10 Abhiram Borra SA Academy 517
Rank School Rating
1 Spicewood 2321

3rd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Harsh Mali Blattman 1520
2 Raymond Cai Key 1385
3 Jaganaath Ramesh Cibolo Green 1315
4 Srivats Sudarshan Bob Beard ES 1150
5 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala PatS 1130
6 Saaketh Boyapalle Patsy Sommer ES 962
7 Henry Ferris Specht 864
8 Angela Helen Pan Wilderness Oak 844
9 Max Guerra Cole 709
10 Anthony Kimper Pan Wilderness Oak 677
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2409
2 Wilderness Oak 1521
3 Langley 954
4 BHE 763

4th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Pradhyumna Prakash BrushyCreek ES 1586
2 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #92 Age 11. OLPH 1573
3 Aadhi M Kannan BasisMed 1430
4 Ayre Seals USCF #89 (tied) Quick Rating Girls Under Age 13. Cambrig 1300
5 Tarun Bandaru GHNO 1249
6 Shaumprovo Debnath Keystone 1117
7 Allen Stidham Wiederstein 1057
8 Diego Gabriel Navarrete Jr Bennie J Cole 1025
9 Akhil Yalamuri BasisNor 1019
10 Nicholas Figueroa Cole 998
Rank School Rating
1 BHE 2044

5th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sanjeev Raghu Raman Beard 1554
2 Tanvi Bandaru USCF #76 Girls Age 12. GHNO 1194
3 Aryan A Bandi Harmony School 1103
4 Tarun Dhananjeyan BasisNor 1043
5 Cylee Utkarsh Dhond Meridian World School 1019
6 Varun Rajagopal No Draft 915
7 Laasya Pullabhotla Rhodes 907
8 Ella Shaw Hoffmann 905
9 David English Hoffmann 901
10 Mikko Alexander Johnson BACH 845
Rank School Rating
1 Hoffmann 1806

6th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Aryan A Punalekar CanVis 1198
2 Donovan Smith Coker 1144
3 Tony Tian Key 1033
4 Vishal Vijayakumar Garcia 944
5 Dakota Marisa Fisher Morningside 924
6 Auria Trowbridge basis 913
7 Aditya Prakash Shavano 904
8 Sam Adams BACH 743 (P25)
9 Emma Bitela Resnick 713 (P14)
10 Cody Riethmeyer BACH 700
Rank School Rating
1 BACH 1443
2 Resnick 1192

7th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #35 (tied) Age 13. Austin Homeschool 2022
2 Dhruv Pathak Canyon Vista MS 1817
3 Nitin Akella Canyon Vista MS 1806
4 Frewin Alexis BASIS-Med Center 1697
5 Anirudh Sudarshan BASIS-Med Center 1656
6 Darshan Koushik Cedar valley 1642
7 Aakanksha Dasagi USCF #91 Girls Age 13. CVMS 1157
8 Leif Erick Johnson PEACE 1152
9 Patrick Dobbs Savannah Heights Int. 286 (P24)
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 3623
2 BASIS-Med Center 3353

8th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Luis E Gonzalez Rising Scholars Academy 1417
2 Saketh Marrapu Grisham MS 1136
3 Shreya Chaudhary USCF #71 Girls Age 15. Keystone 1112
4 Nicholas Denmark Lopez MS 1021
5 Carter Addison Brezina Canyon Vista MS 709

9th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sonia Rao Garcia MS 933
2 Adrian Gil BACH 782 (P23)
3 Holton Xander Souquette Spring Branch MS 734

10th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sudharsan Ramapriya McNeil 1549
2 Aaron Connor Johnson PEACE 1548

11th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Pramukh Rayasam Clark 1400

12th Grade

Rank Player School Rating

K-3

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1520
2 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1426
3 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1385
4 Jacob Li 2nd Spicewood 1317
5 Jaganaath Ramesh 3rd Cibolo Green 1315
6 Sanmita Hosur USCF #32 Girls Age 9. 2nd Canyon Creek 1262
7 Srivats Sudarshan 3rd Bob Beard ES 1150
8 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala 3rd PatS 1130
9 Sean Teoh 2nd Spicewood 1004
10 Saaketh Boyapalle 3rd Patsy Sommer ES 962
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2456
2 Spicewood 2321
3 Langley 1634
4 Wilderness Oak 1521
5 Bill Brown 996
6 BHE 763
7 Hoffmann 679

K-5

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1586
2 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #92 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1573
3 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1554
4 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1520
5 Aadhi M Kannan 4th BasisMed 1430
6 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1426
7 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1385
8 Jacob Li 2nd Spicewood 1317
9 Jaganaath Ramesh 3rd Cibolo Green 1315
10 Ayre Seals USCF #89 (tied) Quick Rating Girls Under Age 13. 4th Cambrig 1300
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2928
2 BasisNor 2895
3 GHNO 2818
4 Hoffmann 2485
5 Wilderness Oak 2351
6 Spicewood 2321
7 Beard 2175
8 BHE 2101
9 BrushyCreek ES 2055
10 The Montessori School of SA 1970

K-8

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #35 (tied) Age 13. 7th Austin Homeschool 2022
2 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1817
3 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1806
4 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1697
5 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1656
6 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1642
7 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1586
8 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #92 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1573
9 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1554
10 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1520
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4332
2 BASIS-Med Center 3353
3 Cole 2928
4 BasisNor 2895
5 GHNO 2818
6 BACH 2689
7 Hoffmann 2485
8 Key 2418
9 Wilderness Oak 2351
10 Spicewood 2321

K-12

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #35 (tied) Age 13. 7th Austin Homeschool 2022
2 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1817
3 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1806
4 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1697
5 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1656
6 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1642
7 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1586
8 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #92 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1573
9 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1554
10 Sudharsan Ramapriya 10th McNeil 1549
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4332
2 BASIS-Med Center 3353
3 BACH 3070
4 Cole 2928
5 BasisNor 2895
6 GHNO 2818
7 PEACE 2700
8 Hoffmann 2485
9 Key 2418
10 Wilderness Oak 2351

Girls

Rank Player Grade School Rating

USCF Top 100 Players

San Antonio area scholastic players in the top 100 in the nation for their age/sex.

Rank Player Ranking School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer #35 (tied) Age 13 Austin Homeschool 2022
2 Kevin Leong Fong #92 Age 11 OLPH 1573
3 Ayre Seals #89 (tied) Quick Rating Girls Under Age 13 Cambrig 1300
4 Sanmita Hosur #32 Girls Age 9 Canyon Creek 1262
5 Tanvi Bandaru #76 Girls Age 12 GHNO 1194
6 Aakanksha Dasagi #91 Girls Age 13 CVMS 1157
7 Shreya Chaudhary #71 Girls Age 15 Keystone 1112
San Antonio Top 25
  1. Canyon Vista MS (4332)
  2. BASIS-Med Center (3353)
  3. BACH (3070)
  4. Cole (2928)
  5. BasisNor (2895)
  6. GHNO (2818)
  7. PEACE (2700)
  8. Hoffmann (2485)
  9. Key (2418)
  10. Wilderness Oak (2351)
  11. Spicewood (2321)
  12. Keystone (2229)
  13. Beard (2175)
  14. Langley (2123)
  15. BHE (2101)
  16. BrushyCreek ES (2055)
  17. The Montessori School of SA (1970)
  18. Patsy Sommer ES (1950)
  19. Coker (1594)
  20. Resnick (1192)
  21. Helotes (1136)
  22. Bonham Academy (1114)
  23. Wanke (1080)
  24. Bill Brown (996)
Notes
USCF TOP 100
Denotes players ranked in the top 100 in the nation for their age.
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6:30-7:00
Event Coordinator Arrives

7:15
Volunteers Arrive, Volunteer Breakfast

7:20-7:45
Volunteer Check-In and Training

7:30-8:00
Referee Training

7:45-8:15
Student Check-In

8:30
Opening Ceremonies

8:45-9:35
Round 1

9:45-10:35
Round 2

10:45-11:35
Round 3

11:35-12:00
Lunch for all

12:15-1:05
Round 4

1:15-2:05
Round 5

2:30
Blitz and First Place Run-Off

3:00
Closing Ceremonies
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