On Thursday, February 15, 2018, students from Northeast Ohio participated in the Math Counts Competition at Youngstown State University. Math Counts is a national “bee” style contest that promotes mathematics. Students in Math Club with Coach Herman Miller work all year in preparation for this event. Students take a written test to determine which four (4) students would attend the competition. The students who competed this year were: Kyle Peters, Matthew Wollet, Ryan Emch and Shayne Scragg. CMS placed 6th overall in the competition and runner-up in the Math Bowl. In the “Countdown” round between the top 16 individuals Kyle Peters finished 4th, Matthew Wollet finished 3rd and Ryan Emch finished 2nd. Individually, Emch and Peters finished 2nd and 5th, respectively, advancing to the Math Counts state competition, which was held at Columbus State University on Saturday, March 10th.