Rowland displays the finished product after a busy Veterans’ Day weekend working on the giant chess set. [Courtesy photo]

His Eagle Scout project was a game, but Marcus Rowland isn’t playing around. At 16 years of age, the Cohasset High School sophomore was the youngest member of Troop 28 to make the Eagle Scout rank in at least a decade.

Rowland, in the spirit of Osgood School’s former principal Bob LeCount, created an eight-by-eight foot giant chess board for the elementary school’s playground, complete with giant figurines.

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