On February 7th, nine students from East Yancey Middle School traveled to TC Roberson HS for the western region's annual Mathcounts competition. Students have worked after school to prepare for this highly competitive event which consist of three rounds, two individual and one group. Out of the 28 schools competing East Yancey received the most improved award. East Yancey also had one student, Reagan H. place 25th overall out of 205 students.
The students who participated are: Reagan H., Ian C., Amna K., Devon S., Hunter C., Gabriel S., Hannah P., Marvin L., and Brooks M. The team is coached by Leslie Hilliard and Lucy Lodge.