2020 U.S. Girls’ Junior Champion, IM Carissa Yip

2020
U.S. Girls’ Junior Champion, IM Carissa Yip

 

Congrats again to Carissa on a brilliant 7.5/9

by hunonchess

Top seed and two-time U.S. Girls’ Junior Champion IM Carissa Yip managed to pull a hat-trick and win her 3rd straight U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship title in a row, thanks to a brilliant final day where she won all three of her games to finish with 7.5/9 points.

 

020 U.S. Girls’ Junior Champion, IM Carissa Yip

Trailing Carissa during the final day was IM Annie Wang, who despite a loss was able to finish in 2nd place with 6.0/9, along with WIM Rochelle Wu, who finished the event in clear third place with 5.5/9 points.

Final standings – 2020 U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship

2020 U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship runner-up, IM Annie Wang

2020 U.S. Girls’ Junior Championship third place finisher, WIM Rochelle Wu

 

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