Area students do well in Math Field Day
LOGAN, W.Va. -- Local students from Cabell, Wayne, Mason, Logan and Mingo counties recently competed in the Regional Math Field Day on March 8 at Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College in Logan, W.Va.
Winners from the elementary-middle school divisions included:
Fourth grade: First place, Mark Tabor, Cabell; second place, Kevin Gertz Jr., Logan; third place, Christopher Smith, Mason; and alternate, Corey Townsend, Logan.
Fifth grade: First place, Peter Burbery, Cabell; second place, Loren Hines, Logan; third place, Armaan Karimpour, Cabell; and alternate, Craig Spaulding, Wayne.
Sixth grade: First place, Christopher Simoni, Cabell; second place, Tanner Durst, Mason; third place, Nick Bowen, Wayne; and alternate, Nicholas Adkins, Cabell.
Seventh grade: First place, Bryce Tayengco, Mason; second place, Casey Hinchman, Wayne; third place, Thomas Newsome, Mingo; and alternate, Jackie Hammer, Cabell.
Eighth grade: First place, Josh Eastman, Cabell; second place, Samuel Justice, Logan; third place, Tanner Hamilton, Wayne; alternate, Joseph Touma, Cabell.
Ninth grade: First place, Lasyapripa Pidaparthi, Logan; second place, Faith Hensley, Mingo; third place, Charles Newfeld, Cabell; and alternate Phillip Lucas, Mingo.
Winners from the high school division included:
First place, Chandler Smith, Cabell; second place, Ben Jones, Cabell; third place, Genna Liu, Cabell; fourth place, Casey France, Logan; fifth place, Isiah Meadows, Cabell; sixth place, Zachary Short, Logan; seventh place, Sam Daniels, Cabell; eighth place, Sam Oxley, Cabell; ninth place, Michael Lovejoy, Cabell; 10th place, Sravja Pidaparthi, Logan.
Alternates included Sara Brumbaugh, Wayne; Noah Searles, Mason; Ben Hughes, Wayne; David Dunkum, Wayne; Michael MacKnight, Mason; Caleb Houdyschell, Wayne; Sydney Chapman, Mingo; Jordan Taylor, Cabell; Joey Newfeld, Cabell; and Bella Shi, Wayne.