JAMESTOWN - Nearly 60 area high school students participated in Jamestown Community College's "mathletics" contest on Nov. 1.
Students worked in teams to locate and complete difficult math problems found around campus and participated in computer programming, physics, and chemistry demonstrations.
The event was sponsored by JCC's science, technology, engineering, and mathematics division.
The JCC mathletics contest winning team included Blake Peterson, Halie VanOrd, Nolan Ditcher, Greta Gustafson, Nash Delcamp, and Joel Allport-Cohoon.
The winning team included seniors Blake Peterson of Southwestern Central School, Joel Allport-Cohoon of Jamestown High School, Halie VanOrd of Eisenhower Area High School, junior Nash Delcamp of Brocton Central School, sophomore Greta Gustafson of Frewsburg Central School and freshman Nolan Ditcher of Randolph Central School.
Teams also included students from Dunkirk, Falconer and Youngsville, Pa.