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Overall Results (26th)

26th Annual USC High School Math Contest

 

Results

 

28 January 2012

 

 


 

Individual Results

Written Exam

1st place — David Stoner. David is a ninth grade student at South Aiken High School. He won a four year USC scholarship in the amount of \$8,000 per year, a \$400 cash prize, and a plaque.

2nd place — Hardie Cate. Hardie is a senior at A. C. Flora High School. He won a four year USC scholarship in the amount of \$4,000 per year, a \$200 cash prize, and a plaque.

3rd place —  Jessica Wang. Jessica is a senior at Dutch Fork High School. She won a four year USC scholarship in the amount of \$2,000 per year, a \$100 cash prize, and a plaque.

4th place — Elliott Chartock. Elliott is a senior at A. C. Flora High School. He won a \$50 cash prize.

5th place — Kevin Zhao. Kevin is a ninth grade student at Lexington High School. He won a \$50 cash prize.

6th place — Gray Williams. Gray is a junior at A. C. Flora High School. He won a \$50 cash prize.

 

Each of the Top 16 scorers on our written exam, listed below, received a medal.  We would like to congratulate these students as well as all of the students who have worked so hard and performed so well on our written exam.

 


 

Top 16 Scores on Written Exam

Student

Score (out of 150)

Grade Level

High School

Teacher

David Stoner

150

Ninth

South Aiken High School

Jason Rodgers & Dee Dee Redd

Hardie Cate

145

Senior

A. C. Flora High School

Patrick Rybarczyk

Jessica Wang

145

Senior

Dutch Fork High School

Erin Rivers

Elliott Chartock

136

Senior

A. C. Flora High School

Patrick Rybarczyk

Kevin Zhao

130

Ninth

Lexington High School

Preston Brown

Gray Williams

128

Junior

A. C. Flora High School

Patrick Rybarczyk

Abhinav Gianey

126

Senior

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Gregory Rassolov

122

Tenth

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Afia Khan

121

Senior

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Richard Chen

119

Ninth

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Rohan Shirali

116

Senior

Academic Magnet High School

Gwen Hooffstetter & Linnea Wildenradt

David Qu

115

Junior

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Amil Merchant

113

Ninth

Southside High School

Jessica Pursley

Carol Yu

113

Tenth

Hammond School

Marcus Neal & Ed Cecere

Zachry Wang

113

Senior

Dutch Fork High School

Erin Rivers

Porter Rivers

112

Senior

A. C. Flora High School

Patrick Rybarczyk

 


Tournament

The top 16 scorers on the written exam participated in the Mathematics Tournament. The winner was David Stoner, a ninth grade student at South Aiken High School. The runner-up wasElliott Chartock, a senior at A. C. Flora High School. Both received plaques. Congratulations!

Round 1 (aka Sweet 16, or Octa Finals)

Rohan Shirali vs. Hardie Cate
Abhinav Gianey vs. Zachry Wang
Afia Khan vs. David Stoner
Kevin Zhao vs. Amil Merchant
Elliott Chartock vs. David Qu
Porter Rivers vs. Gregory Rassolov
Gray Williams vs. Carol Yu
Richard Chen vs. Jessica Wang

Round 2 (aka Elite 8, or Quarter Finals)

Hardie Cate vs. Abhinav Gianey
David Stoner vs. Kevin Zhao
Elliott Chartock vs. Gregory Rassolov
Gray Williams vs. Richard Chen

Round 3 (aka Final Four, or Semi Finals)

Hardie Cate vs. David Stoner
Elliott Chartock vs. Gray Williams

Round 4 (aka Finals)

David Stoner vs. Elliott Chartock

Champion

David Stoner

 


 

Team Results

Schools are divided into two divisions based on the number of students, the number of teachers, the scope of the math program, etc. For each team, we average the top 3 written exam scores. This score is added to the score from the ciphering portion of our contest to give the team score. Trophies are awarded to the schools with the top team scores from each division. Congratulations to the following schools.

Division 1

 

High School

Teacher

Students

First Place

A. C. Flora High School

Patrick Rybarczyk

Hardie Cate, Elliott Chartock, Kelsey Reamer, Porter Rivers, Gray Williams, Daniel Monteith, Salley Reamer, Simran Mathews, William McAdams, Reed Parker, Mary Lib Saine, Coryelle Pondy

Second Place

Spring Valley High School

Stephanie Fowler

Abhinav Gianey, David Qu, Afia Khan, Richard Chen, Gregory Rassolov, Miheer Bavare, Andrew Voss, Aakash Shingala, John Magradey, Saeed Siddiqi, Sarah Lee, Sean Gorman

Third Place

Dutch Fork High School

Erin Rivers

Roger Tian, Yi Yang, Samadwara Reddy, Zachry Wang, Jessica Wang, Justin Moore, Albert Wang

 

Division 2

 

High School

Teacher

Students

First Place

Hammond School

Marcus Neal & Ed Cecere

Matthew Shuler, Sean Ye, Stella Wang, Caroline Johnson, Carol Yu, Ricky Ho, Tia Eskridge, Arin Yang, Ayan Dasgupta, Michael Zalesne, Chris Shi

Second Place

Southside High School

Jessica Pursley

Isaac Fitzer, Amil Merchant, Akshay Chandrasekhar, Joey Bonitati, Stephan Williams, Brendan Williams

Third Place

Academic Magnet High School

Gwen Hooffstetter & Linnea Wildenradt

Rohan Shirali, Katie Balcewicz, Michael Lai, Steven Lu, Sankar Namboodiri, Bilal Warid, Selina Pi, Rachael Dawson, Deidra Ward, Josh Mitchell

 


 

Modified on 14 October 2014.

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