Park Forest Middle School wins Pennsylvania MATHCOUNTS state competition!

The Pennsylvania Society of Professional Engineers hosted an advanced mathematics competition on March 23, 2012. 162 students from 72 schools challenged themselves in an advanced mathematics competition. Congratulations to the following for their outstanding performances!

Top Teams

First Place Team
Park Forest Middle School
State College, PA
Benjamin Schiffer (8)
Rosaleen Xiong (8)
Mahima Kumara (8)
Xichen Cui (8)
Coach: Rebeka Sjoberg

Second Place Team
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
Pittsburgh, PA
Jiawen Zhu (8)
James Wang (6)
Nancy Lu (8)
Jerry Meng (8)
Coach: Cecelia Toohey

Third Place Team
Valley Forge Middle School
Wayne, PA
Arjun Swaminathan (8)
Michael Hong (8)
Jeffrey Xue (8)
Michael Li (8)
Coach: Allison Long

Top Individuals

1st Place
Yogeshwar Velingker (7)
Coach: Brian Fulmer
Orefield Middle School

2nd Place
Nicholas Wu (8)
Coach: Marie Carmanica
Lionville Middle School

3rd Place
Nancy Lu (8)
Coach: Cecelia Toohey
Thomas Jefferson Middle School

4th Place
Roy Navid (8)
Coach: June Navid
Shady Side Academy Middle School

5th Place
Alex Wang (8)
Coach: Kristen Quirk
Tredyffrin-Easttown Middle School

6th Place
Benjamin Schiffer (8)
Coach: Rebeka Sjoberg
Park Forest Middle School

7th Place
Rosaleen Xiong (8)
Coach: Rebeka Sjoberg
Park Forest Middle School

8th Place
Joseph Feffer (6)
Coach: Rebecca Henry
Mt. Nittany Middle School

9th Place
Juan D. Gil (8)
Coach: Julie Behe
Altoona Area Junior High School

10th Place
Jason Xu (8)
Coach: Marty Doyle
Sandy Run Middle School