The Abington Heights Middle School Mathcounts team took first place at the annual regional math competition. The school’s team competed against approximately 170 competitors from fifteen area schools. This win secured the AHMS a spot at the Mathcounts State competition on March 24.
Mathcounts meets as a middle school after school activity, practicing every Thursday to prepare for competition by solving various types of math problems. This is the first time the AHMS team has won the regional competition and is very excited to go to state competition. The four students who will be competing are Braeden Mathers, Bobby Tricarico, Gavin Ross and Nick Deremer. Jacob Newton (far right) came in 19th overall in the Individual competition. Manon Pancholy, secured 16th place in the individual competition.