The Mineral Point Middle and High School math teams had a very successful day Tuesday at the SWAL Math Contest held at UW-Platteville.

For the middle school, gold medals were awarded to the top 20 place winners.

All ten of the participants from Mineral Point earned a gold medal.

Middle school contest by the numbers:

10 – Number of participants per team

78 – Total participants

64 – Points possible


64 – (perfect score) #1 (tie) overall – Abigayle Shannon

59 – 6th place tie – Brady Palzkill and Lily Wong

58 – 8th place tie – Nicholas Dubois, Madisen Faull, and Mitchell Schaaf

56 – 14th place – Sarah Toay

55 – 15th place tie – Morgan Vondra

54 – 19th place tie – Matthew Berg and Owen Stephenson


On the high school side,

Caden Jackson – Bronze Medal in Division I

Jacob Moellers – Gold Medal in Division II

Skyler Horn – Bronze Medal in Division II

Haakon Schriefer – Bronze Medal in Division II

Tess Oberhauser – Silver Medal in Division III


The math teams are coached by Ben McWilliams, Cynthia Nothem, Deb Soper, and Michael Chambers.

High school, pictured left to right, front row: Mariah Sprain, Tess Oberhauser, Kyla Sprain, Lizzy Moellers, coach Cynthia Nothem, Brianna Wedig. Back: Justice Hendrick, David Kelm, Trevor Ross, Lucas Sanchez, Ethan Dickler, coach Ben McWilliams, Chris Ley, Austin Gough, Skyler Horn, Jacob Moellers, Riley Conlon.

Middle school, pictured left to right, front row: Matthew Berg, Nicholas Dubois, Mitchell Schaaf, Madisen Faull. Back: Owen Stephenson, Brady Palzkill, Morgan Vondra, Lily Wong, Sarah Toay, coach Michael Chambers. Missing: Abigayle Shannon and coach Deb Soper.