Beaufort-area chess stars put the rest of the state in checkmate (update: video)

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Update April 3: WTOC 11 caught up with the star elementary team and has a fun video with the bright youngsters at Beaufort Academy.

Take a watch here.

First reporting: The Island Packet has a report on some local youngsters who are racking up the awards in chess competitions throughout S.C.

Schools involved are Whale Branch Elementary, Riverview and Beaufort Academy. 

Give the Packet story a read here.