It was an improvement in the tournament having finished third overall last year and in the first outing in 2017
Busoga Junior had a qualifying player in each of the categories, apart from the under-14.
The tournament is aimed at developing and growing the quality of chess-play among children in Uganda.
The event will be the first of CPGA Youth Chess Championship (CYCC) regional qualifier.
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