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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 605 (P15)
2 Britton Wallace Cole 604
3 Dhanya Koushik BrushyCreek ES 468
4 Ethan Shaw Hoffmann 387
5 Asher Riley Leonhart SAA 336
6 Anthony Rene Luna Hoffmann 319 (P19)
7 Matthew Rodriguez St. Thomas 208
Rank School Rating
1 Hoffmann 706

2nd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Jacob Li USCF #52 Age 8. Spicewood 1370
2 Taran Thota Maggellan IS 1368
3 Sanmita Hosur USCF #26 Girls Age 9. Canyon Creek 1225
4 Sean Teoh Spicewood 1156
5 Aadhav Dhananjeyan BasisNor 876
6 Axel Jakob Peterson SAA 866
7 Joshua Shappell Helotes 763
8 Katarina L Espino Langley 745 (P25)
9 Henry Taylor SAA 723
10 Andrew Xiaofan Liu Beard 588 (P15)
Rank School Rating
1 Spicewood 2526
2 SAA 1589

3rd Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Harsh Vishal Mali Blattman 1542
2 Raymond Cai Key 1341
3 Jaganaath Ramesh Cibolo Green 1153
4 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala PatS 1152
5 Srivats Sudarshan Bob Beard ES 1143
6 Saaketh Boyapalle Patsy Sommer ES 1019
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 2260
2 Wilderness Oak 1521
3 Langley 1071
4 BHE 763

4th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #56 Age 10. OLPH 1736
2 Pradhyumna Prakash USCF #87 Age 10. BrushyCreek ES 1636
3 Aadhi M Kannan BasisMed 1357
4 Ayre Seals USCF #36 (tied) Girls Age 10. Cambrig 1353
5 Ethan Wu Hardy Oak 1311
6 Tarun Bandaru GHNO 1249
7 Shaumprovo Debnath Keystone 1060
8 Diego Gabriel Navarrete Jr Bennie J Cole 1025
9 Nicholas Figueroa Cole 1015
10 Berntrand Wei Qu Laurel; No Draft 988
Rank School Rating
1 BHE 2044
2 Keystone 1517
3 Walzem 206

5th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sanjeev Raghu Raman Beard 1558
2 Tanvi Bandaru USCF #81 Girls Age 12. GHNO 1194
3 Aryan A Bandi Harmony School 1069
4 Ella Shaw Hoffmann 988
5 Varun Rajagopal No Draft 987
6 Cylee Utkarsh Dhond Meridian World School 947
7 Tarun Dhananjeyan BasisNor 902
8 David English Hoffmann 902
9 Mikko Alexander Johnson BACH 854
10 Anagha Sai Devulapally St.george episcopal school 836
Rank School Rating
1 Hoffmann 1890

6th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Donovan Smith Coker 1144
2 Vishal Vijayakumar Garcia 944
3 Aditya Prakash Shavano 928
4 Tony Tian Key 926
5 Dakota Marisa Fisher Morningside 924
6 Auria Trowbridge basis 852
7 Sam Adams BACH 743 (P25)
8 Emma Bitela Resnick 713 (P14)
9 Marcus Miller St Lukes Episcopal 588 (P14)
10 Cody Riethmeyer BACH 556 (P23)
Rank School Rating
1 BACH 1299
2 Resnick 1192

7th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #42 (tied) Age 13. Austin Homeschool 2057
2 Nitin Akella Canyon Vista MS 1820
3 Anirudh Sudarshan BASIS-Med Center 1786
4 Dhruv Pathak Canyon Vista MS 1782
5 Frewin Alexis BASIS-Med Center 1705
6 Darshan Koushik Cedar valley 1610
7 Leif Erick Johnson PEACE 1179
8 Aakanksha Dasagi USCF #82 Girls Age 13. CVMS 1141
9 Rayjan E Suarez-Palacios Shavano 704
10 John Emmerich Hardy GHNO 529
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 3602
2 BASIS-Med Center 3491

8th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Luis E Gonzalez Rising Scholars Academy 1417
2 Shreya Chaudhary USCF #75 Girls Age 15. Keystone 1112
3 Saketh Marrapu Grisham MS 1064
4 Nicholas Denmark Lopez MS 1021
5 Carter Addison Brezina Canyon Vista MS 709
6 Spencer Pasco Ed White 339 (P15)

9th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sonia Rao Garcia MS 933
2 Adrian Gil BACH 792 (P18)
3 Holton Xander Souquette Spring Branch MS 734

10th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Sudharsan Ramapriya McNeil 1549
2 Aaron Connor Johnson PEACE 1509
3 Kieran Larson Mcmurray John Jay High School 733

11th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Pramukh Rayasam Clark 1415
2 Nina De La Torre Jay 574
3 Gillian Fritz John Jay 154 (P15)

12th Grade

Rank Player School Rating
1 Evan Chenault John Jay 1250

K-3

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Harsh Vishal Mali 3rd Blattman 1542
2 Jacob Li USCF #52 Age 8. 2nd Spicewood 1370
3 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1368
4 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1341
5 Sanmita Hosur USCF #26 Girls Age 9. 2nd Canyon Creek 1225
6 Sean Teoh 2nd Spicewood 1156
7 Jaganaath Ramesh 3rd Cibolo Green 1153
8 Advay Venkatasai Tirumala 3rd PatS 1152
9 Srivats Sudarshan 3rd Bob Beard ES 1143
10 Saaketh Boyapalle 3rd Patsy Sommer ES 1019
Rank School Rating
1 Spicewood 2526
2 SAA 2513
3 Cole 2385
4 Langley 1816
5 Wilderness Oak 1521
6 Bill Brown 996
7 BHE 763
8 Hoffmann 706

K-5

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #56 Age 10. 4th OLPH 1736
2 Pradhyumna Prakash USCF #87 Age 10. 4th BrushyCreek ES 1636
3 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1558
4 Harsh Vishal Mali 3rd Blattman 1542
5 Jacob Li USCF #52 Age 8. 2nd Spicewood 1370
6 Taran Thota 2nd Maggellan IS 1368
7 Aadhi M Kannan 4th BasisMed 1357
8 Ayre Seals USCF #36 (tied) Girls Age 10. 4th Cambrig 1353
9 Raymond Cai 3rd Key 1341
10 Ethan Wu 4th Hardy Oak 1311
Rank School Rating
1 Cole 2884
2 GHNO 2818
3 BasisNor 2656
4 Hoffmann 2596
5 Spicewood 2526
6 SAA 2513
7 Wilderness Oak 2351
8 Beard 2146
9 BrushyCreek ES 2104
10 BHE 2101

K-8

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #42 (tied) Age 13. 7th Austin Homeschool 2057
2 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1820
3 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1786
4 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1782
5 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #56 Age 10. 4th OLPH 1736
6 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1705
7 Pradhyumna Prakash USCF #87 Age 10. 4th BrushyCreek ES 1636
8 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1610
9 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1558
10 Harsh Vishal Mali 3rd Blattman 1542
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4311
2 BASIS-Med Center 3491
3 GHNO 3347
4 Cole 2884
5 BasisNor 2656
6 Keystone 2629
7 Hoffmann 2596
8 BACH 2554
9 Spicewood 2526
10 SAA 2513

K-12

Rank Player Grade School Rating
1 Grayson Rorrer USCF #42 (tied) Age 13. 7th Austin Homeschool 2057
2 Nitin Akella 7th Canyon Vista MS 1820
3 Anirudh Sudarshan 7th BASIS-Med Center 1786
4 Dhruv Pathak 7th Canyon Vista MS 1782
5 Kevin Leong Fong USCF #56 Age 10. 4th OLPH 1736
6 Frewin Alexis 7th BASIS-Med Center 1705
7 Pradhyumna Prakash USCF #87 Age 10. 4th BrushyCreek ES 1636
8 Darshan Koushik 7th Cedar valley 1610
9 Sanjeev Raghu Raman 5th Beard 1558
10 Sudharsan Ramapriya 10th McNeil 1549
Rank School Rating
1 Canyon Vista MS 4311
2 BASIS-Med Center 3491
3 GHNO 3347
4 BACH 2945
5 Cole 2884
6 PEACE 2688
7 BasisNor 2656
8 Keystone 2629
9 Hoffmann 2596
10 Spicewood 2526

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 #42 (tied) Age 13 Austin Homeschool 2057
2 Kevin Leong Fong #56 Age 10 OLPH 1736
3 Pradhyumna Prakash #87 Age 10 BrushyCreek ES 1636
4 Jacob Li #52 Age 8 Spicewood 1370
5 Ayre Seals #36 (tied) Girls Age 10 Cambrig 1353
6 Sanmita Hosur #26 Girls Age 9 Canyon Creek 1225
7 Tanvi Bandaru #81 Girls Age 12 GHNO 1194
8 Aakanksha Dasagi #82 Girls Age 13 CVMS 1141
9 Shreya Chaudhary #75 Girls Age 15 Keystone 1112
San Antonio Top 25
  1. Canyon Vista MS (4311)
  2. BASIS-Med Center (3491)
  3. GHNO (3347)
  4. BACH (2945)
  5. Cole (2884)
  6. PEACE (2688)
  7. BasisNor (2656)
  8. Keystone (2629)
  9. Hoffmann (2596)
  10. Spicewood (2526)
  11. SAA (2513)
  12. Wilderness Oak (2351)
  13. Langley (2284)
  14. Key (2267)
  15. Beard (2146)
  16. BrushyCreek ES (2104)
  17. BHE (2101)
  18. Patsy Sommer ES (2007)
  19. The Montessori School of SA (1970)
  20. Shavano (1632)
  21. Coker (1594)
  22. John Jay (1404)
  23. Resnick (1192)
  24. Bonham Academy (1114)
  25. Helotes (1105)
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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