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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 606 (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 225
Rank School Rating
1 Hoffmann 679

2nd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Taran Thota Maggellan IS 1391
2 Sanmita Hosur USCF #28 Girls Age 9. Canyon Creek 1353
3 Jacob Li Spicewood 1317
4 Sean Teoh Spicewood 980
5 Axel Jakob Peterson SAA 833
6 Joshua Shappell Helotes 794
7 Aadhav Dhananjeyan BasisNor 743
8 Andrew Liu Beard 724
9 Katarina L Espino Langley 680
10 Abhiram Borra SA Academy 524
Rank School Rating
1 Spicewood 2297

3rd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Harsh Mali Blattman 1512
2 Raymond Cai Key 1353
3 Jaganaath Ramesh Cibolo Green 1308
4 Srivats Sudarshan Bob Beard ES 1179
5 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala PatS 1065
6 Saaketh Boyapalle Patsy Sommer ES 975
7 Henry Ferris Specht 865
8 Angela Helen Pan Wilderness Oak 805
9 James Ignacio Pina-Medugno Wanke 776
10 Max Guerra Cole 709
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2411
2 Wilderness Oak 1510
3 Langley 954
4 BHE 765

4th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #77 Age 11. OLPH 1806
2 Pradhyumna Prakash BrushyCreek ES 1604
3 Aadhi Kannan BasisMed 1436
4 Ayre Allbritton Seals USCF #57 (tied) Girls Age 11. Cambrig 1300
5 Tarun Bandaru GHNO 1249
6 Shaumprovo Debnath Keystone 1112
7 Allen Stidham Wiederstein 1057
8 Akhil Yalamuri BasisNor 1051
9 Diego Gabriel Navarrete Jr Bennie J Cole 1025
10 Nicholas Figueroa Cole 998
Rank School Rating
1 BHE 2044

5th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sanjeev Raghu Raman Beard 1563
2 Tanvi Bandaru USCF #73 Girls Age 12. GHNO 1194
3 Aryan A Bandi Harmony School 1104
4 Cylee Utkarsh Dhond Meridian World School 1019
5 Tarun Dhananjeyan BasisNor 997
6 Laasya Pullabhotla Rhodes 993
7 Varun Rajagopal No Draft 915
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 1193
2 Donovan Smith Coker 1144
3 Tony Tian Key 1033
4 Vishal Vijayakumar Garcia 944
5 Auria Trowbridge basis 942
6 Dakota Marisa Fisher Morningside 924
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 #51 Age 14. Austin Homeschool 2067
2 Dhruv Pathak Canyon Vista MS 1904
3 Nitin Akella Canyon Vista MS 1800
4 Frewin Alexis BASIS-Med Center 1715
5 Darshan Koushik Cedar valley 1642
6 Anirudh Sudarshan BASIS-Med Center 1554
7 Aakanksha Dasagi USCF #94 Girls Age 14. CVMS 1157
8 Leif Erick Johnson PEACE 1152
9 Patrick Dobbs Savannah Heights Int. 286 (P24)
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 3704
2 BASIS-Med Center 3269

8th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Luis E Gonzalez Rising Scholars Academy 1459
2 Saketh Marrapu Grisham MS 1129
3 Shreya Chaudhary USCF #70 (tied) Girls Age 15. Keystone 1112
4 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 Aaron Connor Johnson PEACE 1548
2 Sudharsan Ramapriya McNeil 1503

11th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Pramukh Rayasam Clark 1405

12th Grade

Rank Player School Rating

K-3

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1512
2 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1391
3 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1353
4 Sanmita Hosur USCF #28 Girls Age 9. 2nd Canyon Creek 1353
5 Jacob Li 2nd Spicewood 1317
6 Jaganaath Ramesh 3rd Cibolo Green 1308
7 Srivats Sudarshan 3rd Bob Beard ES 1179
8 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala 3rd PatS 1065
9 Sean Teoh 2nd Spicewood 980
10 Saaketh Boyapalle 3rd Patsy Sommer ES 975
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2457
2 Spicewood 2297
3 Langley 1634
4 Wilderness Oak 1510
5 SAA 1441
6 Bill Brown 997
7 BHE 765
8 Hoffmann 679

K-5

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #77 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1806
2 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1604
3 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1563
4 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1512
5 Aadhi Kannan 4th BasisMed 1436
6 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1391
7 Sanmita Hosur USCF #28 Girls Age 9. 2nd Canyon Creek 1353
8 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1353
9 Jacob Li 2nd Spicewood 1317
10 Jaganaath Ramesh 3rd Cibolo Green 1308
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2929
2 GHNO 2818
3 BasisNor 2791
4 Hoffmann 2485
5 Wilderness Oak 2348
6 Spicewood 2297
7 Beard 2287
8 BHE 2103
9 BrushyCreek ES 2073
10 The Montessori School of SA 1970

K-8

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #51 Age 14. 7th Austin Homeschool 2067
2 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1904
3 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #77 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1806
4 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1800
5 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1715
6 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1642
7 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1604
8 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1563
9 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1554
10 Harsh Mali 3rd Blattman 1512
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4413
2 BASIS-Med Center 3269
3 Cole 2929
4 GHNO 2818
5 BasisNor 2791
6 BACH 2690
7 Hoffmann 2485
8 Key 2386
9 Wilderness Oak 2348
10 Spicewood 2297

K-12

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #51 Age 14. 7th Austin Homeschool 2067
2 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1904
3 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #77 Age 11. 4th OLPH 1806
4 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1800
5 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1715
6 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1642
7 Pradhyumna Prakash 4th BrushyCreek ES 1604
8 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1563
9 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1554
10 Aaron Connor Johnson 10th PEACE 1548
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4413
2 BASIS-Med Center 3269
3 BACH 3070
4 Cole 2929
5 GHNO 2818
6 BasisNor 2791
7 PEACE 2700
8 Hoffmann 2485
9 Key 2386
10 Wilderness Oak 2348

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 #51 Age 14 Austin Homeschool 2067
2 Kevin Leong Fong #77 Age 11 OLPH 1806
3 Sanmita Hosur #28 Girls Age 9 Canyon Creek 1353
4 Ayre Allbritton Seals #57 (tied) Girls Age 11 Cambrig 1300
5 Tanvi Bandaru #73 Girls Age 12 GHNO 1194
6 Aakanksha Dasagi #94 Girls Age 14 CVMS 1157
7 Shreya Chaudhary #70 (tied) Girls Age 15 Keystone 1112
San Antonio Top 25
  1. Canyon Vista MS (4413)
  2. BASIS-Med Center (3269)
  3. BACH (3070)
  4. Cole (2929)
  5. GHNO (2818)
  6. BasisNor (2791)
  7. PEACE (2700)
  8. Hoffmann (2485)
  9. Key (2386)
  10. Wilderness Oak (2348)
  11. Spicewood (2297)
  12. Beard (2287)
  13. Keystone (2224)
  14. Langley (2123)
  15. BHE (2103)
  16. BrushyCreek ES (2073)
  17. The Montessori School of SA (1970)
  18. Patsy Sommer ES (1963)
  19. Coker (1594)
  20. SAA (1441)
  21. Wanke (1246)
  22. Resnick (1192)
  23. Helotes (1136)
  24. Bonham Academy (1114)
  25. Bill Brown (997)
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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