MathCounts team advances to state competition
The US MathCounts members consist of 4 team members, William M. (US4), Mason L. (US3), Aidan D. (US2), and Luke V. (US2) and 6 individual members, Otto D. (US4), Julianna H. (US2), Paul T. (US2), Andrew K. (US2), Oliver P. (US2), and Michael S. (US2). The ten students, accompanied by the MathCounts coach, Dr. Sun Lee and US math teacher Ms. Kara Luna, participated in the MathCounts South Bay/Santa Monica Chapter Competition held at Northrop Grumman on Friday, February 23. Out of the eighteen schools that participated, Mirman’s four team members placed second, and they will be advancing to the 2018 SoCal State Competition scheduled for Saturday, March 31, at the California Baptist University in Riverside, CA. Individually, the four team members ranked 10th, 11th, 14th and 18th overall out of the 208 students who competed in MathCounts on Friday.