Joey Higbee of Assumption Regional School, Galloway; Rebecca Springle of John Paul II Regional School, Stratford; and Sophia Rubino of Christ the King Regional School, Haddonfield, concentrate during a middle school math competition held at St. Joseph High School, Hammonton, April 25. Participating schools included Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Berlin; John Paul II; Assumption; Christ the King; and Gloucester Catholic Junior High School. The winners for the individual round were Joseph Rigbee, Assumption, first place; Thomas Nappi, Assumption, second place, and Andrew Bank from John Paul II, third place. Team winners were the seventh grade from Assumption, first place (Madison Rieu, Tim Meineke, Thomas Nappi and Kathleen Ngo); the eighth grade from Assumption, second place, (Jerry Breitzman, Joey Higbee, Olivia Torres and Brendan Honick); and the eighth grade from Gloucester Catholic, third place, (Sean Walton, Ryan Harper, Brendan Buckland and Isabella Minniti).
Photos by Alan M. Dumoff