Ursuline Academy students in Mu Alpha Theta, a national mathematics honor society, recently tied for first overall in Division II at the Brother Martin Mu Alpha Theta Math Tournament. In total, 450 students from 23 schools competed in the tournament. Individual and group awards also were given out.
The algebra/geometry team of Tiffany Charlot, Leah Strickland and Leah Melancon placed first; the puzzlements team of Morgan Assavedo, Brittany Robert, Abbe Tassin and Kate Browning placed third; the Calculus team of Holly Monk, Katie Jones, Lauren Parker and Christiane Petitbon placed second; the calculus team of Jensen Liljeberg, Tiffany Yochum, Maya Suell and Logan Franovich placed third.
Tiffany Charlot placed ninth in geometry; Madison Vise placed ninth in Algebra II; Brittany Robert placed fifth in precalculus; Abbe Tassin placed eighth in precalculus; Kate Browning placed ninth in precalculus; Christiane Petitbon placed third in calculus; Holly Monk placed fifth in calculus; Lauren Parker placed seventh in calculus; Katie Jones placed eighth in calculus; and Jensen Liljeberg placed 10th in calculus.