6th grade regional Math Masters virtual competition results
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 ALEXANDRIA, Minn. --Two Alexandria Public Schools 6th grade student teams competed in the regional Math Masters virtual competition in March. A total of 19 teams from across Minnesota participated in the event.
The competition included a fact drill round, three individual rounds and three team rounds. Both Alexandria Public Schools’ teams finished in the top 3 with several students taking individual honors.
In the Team competition, Discovery Middle School Team 1 (Tommy Dutcher, Alex Rodriguez, Ziggy Henrich, Elizabeth Wagner, and Grant Juelke) placed 2nd place overall. Discovery Middle School Team 2 (Jameson McAdoo, Hunter Krebs, Ezequiel Rodriguez, and Josh Makalinao) placed 3rd overall.
In the Fact Drill competition with 92 students competing, these students placed in the top 10:
Josh Makalinao- 1st place (tie)
Alex Rodriguez- 3rd place
Tommy Dutcher- 6th place
Grant Juelke- 9th place (tie)
In the Individual problem solving competition with 92 students competing, these students placed in the top 10:
Alex Rodriguez- 2nd place
Tommy Dutcher- 3rd place
Elizabeth Wagner- 5th place
Ziggy Henrich- 6th place
Jameson McAdoo- 7th place
Josh Makalinao- 10th place (tie)
A special thanks to 3M for financially supporting the Math Masters program.