New Hanover County Schools recently held its annual MATHCOUNTS® Competition with about 70 middle school students that participated. Students participated in written exams and a fast-paced Countdown Round.
The winners from the 2018 NHCS MATHCOUNTS® Competition are as follows:
The top scorer for each school:
Holly Shelter – Gavin Reider
Murray – Zachary Clayton
Myrtle Grove – Wes Cribb
Noble – Charles Wilt
Roland-Grise -Jack Huo
St. Mark Catholic School – Parker Earey
Trask – Elias Fariz
Williston – Lucas Bradford-Kolb
Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences – Varun Varadarajan
First Place Countdown Round Winner:
Varun Varadarajan, Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences
Top 3 Overall Teams:
1. Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences, Coach Jesse Simon
2. Roland-Grise Middle School, Coach Christy Kornegay
3. Noble Middle School, Coach Maureen Meehan
The teams participated in this round as a practice for the upcoming Regional competition which will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2018, at Cape Fear Community College’s North Campus. Congratulations to all the winners and good luck to our Mathletes at the Regional competition!
For more information, contact Katie Martin, Mathematics 6-12 & Science 9-12 Lead Teacher, at 910-254-4240 or Katherine.Martin@nhcs.net.