March 30, 2015
The Spillane MATHCOUNTS club had several students qualify to participate in the TMSCA State contest in San Antonio this year. Our Spartans competed in the division 5A, the largest and most competitive division. We did well as a team and in individual achievements. Trophies were given for 1st– 10th places and medals for 11th– 20th. Congratulations to all participating students and parents for their enthusiastic participation! This year’s participants were: Govind Chada, Steven Cheng, Aayush Gupta, Amal Gupta, Mihir Suvarna, Samir Tripathy, and Tristan
In math, Govind Chada placed 20th, and Steven Cheng placed 22nd. In science, Govind Chada placed 7th and Tristan Wiesepape placed 17th. Out of the 85 schools that were represented, Spillane ranked 24th in math, 29th in science and 29th overall.