Central Students Impress at University of Wisconsin Math Contest
Ninety-eight Central Academy students displayed their superior math skills in the 40th Annual High School Mathematics Contest winning 31 of the 61 All-Academic team honors and placing second overall in the competition held at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville on November 7.
The event featured over 500 students representing 37 high schools from Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois. Students competed on either Level I (10th grade and below) or Level II (11th and 12th grade).
The Central Academy All-Academic team winners were:
|Level I All-Academic Team|
|Ankita Chatterjee||Callanan, 8th Grade|
|Kayla Cross||Callanan, 8th Grade|
|AJ Fleming||Roosevelt, 9th Grade|
|Helena Gruensteidl||Roosevelt, 9th Grade|
|Matthew Holmes||Roosevelt, 10th Grade|
|Shivani Kumaresan||Callanan, 8th Grade|
|Zach Lin||Roosevelt, 9th Grade|
|Theresa Manivanh||Roosevelt, 10th Grade|
|Level II All-Academic Team|
|Edel Aron||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Logan Buck||Dallas Center-Grimes, 9th Grade|
|Olin Carty||Roosevelt, 12th Grade|
|Granger Carty||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Eric Chen||Valley – WDM, 12th Grade|
|Tarquin Cox||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Danny Deeter||Hoover, 12th Grade|
|Patrick Hiatt||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Aaron Lin||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Max Pilcher||Roosevelt, 11th Grade|
|Luke Sheeley||Roosevelt, 12th Grade|
|Vaibhav Srikaran||Johnston, 12th Grade|
|Ryan Utke||Hoover, 11th Grade|
Four Central Academy competitors also earned perfect scores. Zach Lin earned one of the six perfect scores on Level I exams and Eric Chen, Max Pilcher, and Luke Sheeley earned three of the four perfect scores on Level II exams. For seniors Chen and Sheeley, this was their third perfect score in four years.
The Central Academy math students were coached by Diane Fox, Lana Lyddon-Hatten, Michael Link, Mike Marcketti, Joe Obrycki, and Brian Reece.