In a remarkable moment of recognition for her unparalleled talent and unwavering dedication, Jessica Hyatt, a budding chess virtuoso hailing from Brownsville, clinched the prestigious Daniel Feinberg Success in Chess Award.
Hyatt’s remarkable achievement symbolizes a triumph not only for herself but for her community as well. Her story resonates far and wide, igniting a spark of hope in the hearts of young aspiring chess players who dare to dream.
Last year, During the 2023 World Youth Chess Championship in Montesilvano, Italy Jessica Hyatt caused an upset in the Girl U16 section when she came close to beating higher-rated Liya Kurmangaliyeva from Kazakhstan.
In a world where opportunities are scarce and barriers abound, Hyatt’s journey is a testament to human ambition’s indomitable spirit.