Math team wins regional, advances to state

By Ryker Papenberg

On Feb. 27, the Red Bud High School Math Team traveled to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville to compete in the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics (ICTM) regional competitions.

Freshman Gracie Shemwell competed in the algebra I individual competition and placed third in the division. Sophomores Eva Kinney and Derek Whelan competed in the geometry individual competition and placed third and fourth, respectively. Along with the individual awards, the Musketeers took home the first place geometry team award.

For more on the math team, please see this week’s print edition.