Congratulations went out to the Poland Middle School MathCounts participants who performed very well at YSU Feb. 13. The team, consisting of Tyler Berry, Sam Delatore, Ashlin Rabindra, and Kevin Rabindra came in first place out of 22 teams competing. Tyler Berry, Sam Delatore, Kevin Rabindra, and Marik Rogenski (each competing as an individual) placed in the top 16 overall, putting them in the head-to-head Countdown Round competition. These five mathletes headed to the state competition in Columbus March 8. Delatore placed 35 out of 193 students.
Team coaches are Janice Hohloch and Eva Sullivan. In addition to the team, six students competing at YSU on an individual basis are Philip Hockensmith, Mum Masaki, Rachel Mowad, Marik Rogenski, Bailey Swogger, and Christina Tremonti. Four students attending as alternates were Jake Bacon, Diego Calderon, Ryan O'Kane and Chase Wern.
Photo special to the Town Crier
Poland Middle School's Mathletes were honored at a banquet March 4. Team members front row from left are: Ashlin Rabindra, Kevin Rabindra, Sam Delatore, and Tyler Berry. Back row from left are: coach Janice Hohloch, individual participant Marik Rogenski and coach Eva Sullivan.