5 schools advance in math contest

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FORT WORTH -- Five schools and four individuals have qualified for state after competing in the Fort Worth chapter's MATHCOUNTS contest last weekend at TCU.

Schools advancing to the state meet March 22-23 in Austin include:

• Trinity Valley School, Fort Worth -- Brian Liao, Lara Turan, Sean Solomon and Jay Trivedi.

• Harmony School of Innovation, Carrollton -- Weiwei Qin, Jash Pujora, Shivam Semwal and Omar Ali.

• McLean Middle School, Fort Worth -- Kuan-Wei Huang, Turner Black, Tim Im and Hanwool Yun.

• Lamar Middle School, Flower Mound -- Shree Mohan, Uthej Kunamneni, Shardul Gowda and Archana Murthy.

• Hillwood Middle School, Keller district -- Adel Hassan, Teja Sanaka, Willy Lin and Edoardo Calvello.

Individuals advancing:

• Andrew Lee and Ansun Sujoe, Parkwood Hill Intermediate School, Keller district.

• Andrew Ryu, McLean 6th Grade Center, Fort Worth.

• Afeefah Syed-Kazi, Harmony School of Innovation, Fort Worth.

The competition is conducted in "bee" style for students who excel in math.

Twenty-nine schools and 210 students competed at TCU.

MATHCOUNTS, in its 30th year, is a national enrichment club and competition that promotes achievement through grassroots involvement.

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