Sammi Cannold Wins Columbia

NEW YORK, NY—Sammi Cannold of Byram Hills is the champion of the 2012 Columbia University Invitational, having defeated Scarsdale’s Larry Milstein in the final round (Larry coached over his teammate Sam Natbony in semifinals). The tournament is a semis-bid in LD. Sammi is coached by Dottie Dougherty, Abdul Beretay, and Maddy Stein; Larry and Sam are coached by Joe Vaughan, Perry Green, Oliver Roth and Eric Thurm.

Complete results are forthcoming.

DOUBLE-OCTAFINALS

OCTAFINALS

QUARTERFINALS
Harrison DD def. Scarsdale NT (Noah Thaler)
Scarsdale LM def. Stuyvesant SH (Samantha Hom)
Scarsdale SN def. Byram Hills DD (Dani Dinstein)
Byram Hills SC def. Fordham Prep DJ (David Joannides)

SEMIFINALS
Byram Hills SC def. Harrison DD (Danny DeBois)
Scarsdale LM over Scarsdale SN (Sam Natbony)

FINALS
Byram Hills SC def. Scarsdale LM (Larry Milstein)

CHAMPION
Byram Hills SC (Sammi Cannold)