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posted Mar 2, 2016, 1:20 PM by Bcps Bcps   [ updated Mar 2, 2016, 1:31 PM ]
The Burke County Public Schools MathCounts was held Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at the Old Rock School in Valdese. All 15 elementary schools participated. The winning teams were Valdese Elementary, first place; Glen Alpine Elementary, second place; and Rutherford College Elementary, third place. The top eight individuals also competed in a face-off competition. Morgan Cargill from Glen Alpine was the winner and Marabeth Huffman from Mull was the runner-up. The other six were Wilson Puckett from Glen Alpine, Eli Carico from Icard, Ben Johnston from Salem, Sam Ewing and Nicholas Abee-Freeze from Valdese, and Courtney Buchanan from W.A. Young. 

Glen Alpine and Rutherford College Teams


Cheryl M. Shuffler
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Burke County Public Schools
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