|Texas State MATHCOUNTS Competition|
The 34th Texas State MATHCOUNTS® Competition was held on March 25, 2017 at the Hilton Austin Airport Hotel in Austin. Congratulations to all the winners and competitors!
Congratulations to Luke Robitaille of Robitaille Homschool who was the winner of the written competition and the Countdown Round. Quail Valley Middle School, coached by Isil Nal, placed first in the team competition. Coach Nal will coach the 2017 Texas National MATHCOUNTS Team consisting of: Luke Robitaille (Robitaille Homeschool), Jeremy Zhou (Quail Valley Middle School), Justin Xiao (Grisham Middle School) and Andrew Cai (Quail Valley Middle School).
The top students and teams are listed at the links below.
Texas National MATHCOUNTS Team - Isil Nal (National Team Coach), Quail Valley Middle School; Luke Robitaille, Robitaille Homeschool; Andres Cai, Quail Valley Middle School; Jeremy Zhou, Quail Valley Middle School; Justin Xiao, Grisham Middle School; Cheryl Jones (Coach), Grisham Middle School. Back: Justin Bosworth, P.E.; Mary Robitaille (Coach), Robitaille Homeschool , John Ho, P.E., Jack Young, P.E.
Congratulations to Luke Robitaille (Robitaille Homeschool) coached by Mary Robitaille, who placed first in both the written and countdown round of the competition.
First Place Team: Quail Valley Middle School. Coach Isil Nal, Andrew Cai, Will Sun, Naveem Mukkatt, and Jeremy Zhou.
Second Place Team: Canyon Vista Middle School. Coach Melissa Gill, Sophia Zhong, Ijay Narang, Andy Jiang, and Alex Yi.
Third Place Team: Fort Settlement Middle School. Coach Sheryl Phegley, Jason Wu, Joann Shi, Bella Xu, and Amy Zhou.
Richard Rusczyk, Founder, Art of Problem Solving, speaks to the MATHLETES prior to the Countdown Round.
Justin Bosworth, P.E., MATHCOUNTS Committee Chair presents Jack Young, P.E., Immediate Past Chair with a recognition for his service to the MATHCOUNTS program.
MATHCOUNTS Chair, Justin Bosworth, P.E. presents Rebekah Campbell, P.E. with her recognition as Coordinator of the Year. Campbell is the coordinator of the Greater Houston Chapter.