Marcellus High School math students score top honors in Ithaca competition

140 students representing schools from all over Central New York and the Southern Tier participated in the Ithaca College Math Exploration Day April 6. Student teams of four competed in the morning math contest and the Marcellus group earned 1st and 2nd place honors.

Following the math contest students attended a variety of workshops and presentations. Mini workshops included "Suduko," "Why Not to Gamble," "Geometric Numbers," "Mathematical Card Trick," "Broken Squares," and "Tessellating." Dani Novak directed a large group session entitled "Geometry and Algebra with Geogebra: Exploring the Golden Mean."

Here are this year's Marcellus Senior High School participants:

Anexty Barnes

Lizzie Dean

Maddie Balman

David Gooden

Alana Todd

Josh LaFlamme

Kathryn Busa

Dan Martin

Rob Coon

Joe Fallon

Austin Quinlan

Rebecca Nolan

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