Berry Hosts Middle School Mathematics Competition
Release Date: March 03, 2017
Sixth, seventh and eighth graders from north Georgia recently competed in
the spring Berry College Mathematics Contest.
from the seventh and eighth grade competition were Heritage Middle School
(Catoosa County) first place, Rome Middle School second place and Jasper
Middle School (Pickens County) third place. Individual winners were Erin Lin of
Heritage, first place; Jace Clowdus, of Rome, second place and Clay Crawford of
Pepperell, third place.
Winners in the
sixth grade competition were Heritage Middle School first place, followed
by Armuchee Middle School in second and Pickens County Middle School in
third. David Lane, of Armuchee, won first place; Parker Hayen, of Heritage, won
second and Grant Beasley, of Jasper Middle School won third.
College hosts the competition to promote and encourage mathematical excellence.
Several Berry students and mathematics faculty worked with the event and Martha
Tapia, Associate Professor of Mathematics Education, is the faculty supervisor
for the event.