The Roncalli Invitational MathCounts Competition was held on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.
Groton student, Gretchen Dinger, earned second place in the seventh grade individual division. Dillon Abeln earned fifth place in the eighth grade individual division. Gretchen Dinger, Axel Warrington, Payton Mitchell, and Blake Pauli earned second place in the seventh grade team division.
MathCounts is a nationwide coaching and competition program for middle school students that promotes excellence in mathematics. The next junior high competition will be the Roncalli Elementary Countdown MathCounts Competition on Wednesday, December 4.
Picture - 7th Grade Individual Awards
First row from the left: Annie Dvorak, Northwestern, 1st Place; Gretchen Dinger, Groton, 2nd Place; Athena Johnson, Holgate, 3rd Place.
Second row from left: Kaden Larson, Roncalli, 4th Place; Reece Comstock, Holgate, 5th Place; Ben Goebel, Roncalli, 6th Place
Picture - 8th Grade Individual Awards
First row from the left: Asi Temoka, Holgate, 1st place; Neva Mikkelsen, Gettysburg, 2nd place; Katelyn Ryan, Holgate, 3rd place
Second row from left: Courtney Decker, Northwestern, 4th place, Dillon Abeln, Groton, 5th place; Ben Ricci, Holgate, 6th place
Picture - 7th Grade Team Awards
First row from the left: Addisyn Heinrich, Jaxson Moore, Kyleigh Schopp, Anna Schwab; Warner; 1st place
Second row from the left: Gretchen Dinger, Payton Mitchell, Blake Pauli, Axel Warrington; Groton; 2nd place
Third row from the left: Marlee Baldwin, Reese Comstock, Sam Franks, Athena Johnson; Holgate; 3rd place