Students compete in MATHCOUNTS competition at Penn State Fayette

February 23, 2011

Middle school students from five area schools participated in the 2011 MATHCOUNTS competition held recently at Penn State Fayette, The Eberly Campus. The annual competition challenges students with various mathematical problems and equations. MATHCOUNTS is comprised of three individual rounds and one team round. The top three students—Hannah Gibbons, grade 8; Jack Fudala, grade 7 and Tyler Christy, grade 8—from Margaret Bell Miller Middle School in Waynesburg, will compete in the state competition in Harrisburg. Also going to Harrisburg is the AJ McMullen Middle School team who won the team competition.

  • Teams comprised of middle school students from Lafayette, Ben Franklin, AJ McMullen, Frazier and Margaret Bell Miller work together to solve mathematical equations during the team competition.

    IMAGE: Tara Rack-Amber

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Last Updated March 21, 2011