This year’s MathCounts competition in Johnston County drew 120 middle school students. The winners are listed below by category:
Overall individual student winners – first place, Tucker Creech, Clayton Middle School; second place, Frank Tincher, Riverwood Middle; third place; James Martinez, McGee’s Crossroads Middle; and fourth place, Hayden Brinke, Cleveland Middle.
Countdown winners – first place, Luke Thompson of North Johnston Middle, Aunindya Jyoti of Cleveland Middle and Frank Tincher of Riverwood Middle; second place, Theron Jones of Clayton Middle; and third place, Jennifer Campuzano of Four Oaks Middle, Nicholas Loscalzo of McGee’s Crossroads Middle, Jonathan Holmes of Clayton Middle, Georgi Babechenko of Clayton Middle, Rachel Jacobson of Clayton Middle and Zack Jacobs of Clayton Middle.
Team winners – first place, Cleveland Middle TI 84’s, made up of Hayden Brinke, Jason Chuckwu, Joseph Edmund and Aunindya Jyoti and coached by Jill Helms; second place, Clayton Middle Primes, made up of Tucker Creech, Jonathan Holmes, Abby Jacobson and Rachel Jacobson and coached by Annah Creech and Jennifer Jacobson; and third place, Riverwood Middle Radical Ravens, made up of Pierce Coombs, Glenn Reardon, Chesney Stein and Frank Tincher and coached by Meg Crissman.