Nazareth, Our Lady of Victory head to state MathCounts competition
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Nazareth Academy placed first in the Regional MathCounts Competition held in the Our Lady of Victory gymnasium on Feb. 11. Other middle schools competing in the contest were Cade, Howell, Patti Welder, Our Lady of Victory, Travis and Meyersville. The Nazareth Academy team is comprised of eighth-graders, from left, Lucas Kabela, Caleb Gloor, J.T. McLeon and Luke Holub. The team is coached by math teacher Rose Burkett, right, and volunteer parent Lily Mo Du. Nazareth has placed in the top three in the competition the past three years, placing first in two of those years. Our Lady of Victory received second place, and Howell Middle School received third. The top two teams from the regional competition advance to the State MathCounts Competition in Austin at the Airport Hilton Hotel on March 24th.