Math Team Powers through Second Meet

IMG_0461The MacDuffie Math team travelled to Minnechaug High School on November 12 for its second meet of the year. With an overall score of 105 points, MacDuffie solidly defeated the 12 other schools in attendance. Deerfield came in second place, trailing by 13 points. The meet launched MacDuffie into first place for the year, with a combined score from the first two meets 8 points over second place Deerfield. The highlights of the the day were three perfect scores from captain Jiachang (Harry) Liu, Lingle Lin, and Kunyun (Queenie) Wu. Also notable was a perfect score on the team round, when all six players work together on six different problems in 10 minutes. The team next travels to Deerfield Academy on December 3 for the third meet. There are a total of five regular season meets, with possibly an additional meet at the state level, usually in early May. There are a total of five regular season meets, with possibly an additional meet at the state level, usually in early May.