WENATCHEE — Headed into the fifth and final match of the 2020 Wenatchee Valley Youth Chess Tournament, Liam Schmidt and Davyn Pugmire were undefeated.

Though both had secured first place in their respective divisions — 6 to 8 for Liam and kindergarten to second for Davyn — this match would decide a hypothetical overall winner.

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Pete O’Cain is a graduate of Central Washington University, served in the Marines Corps and covers public safety in Chelan and Douglas counties. He also leads The Wenatchee World’s wildfire coverage.

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