MATHCOUNTS National Competition
May 8-11, 2003

Marriott Downtown - Chicago, Illinois


Kentucky Report
Student School National Ranking
Connie Wu Lexington Traditional Magnet School 29
Yi Cai Meyzeek Middle School (Louisville) 98
Priya Mehta T.K. Stone Middle School (Elizabethtown) 139
Yuan Wen Morton Middle School (Lexington) 192
Team Rank   27

National Information

The 20th anniversary celebration of MATHCOUNTS ended with the MATHCOUNTS National Competition being held May 8-11, 2003 in Chicago, Illinois.  The national competition was held on Friday, May 9 in the Chicago Ballroom of the Marriott Hotel on N. Michigan Avenue in Chicago.  There were 57 teams that competed and those teams came from the United States and U.S. Department of Defense Schools, State Department Schools, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands.  In all 228 students participated in the competition.
National Student Analysis
Grade Males Females Total
6 3 3 6
7 42 6 48
8 147 27 174
Total 192 36 228


National Competition Top Ten Students National Competition Top Ten Teams
1. Adam Hesterberg, Washington State (Written Round & Countdown Round Winner) 1. California
2. Andrew Chien, California 2. Missouri
3. Mario DiDonna, Missouri 3. Maryland
4. Brian Lawrence, Maryland 4. Illinois
5. Shaunak Kishore, Pennsylvania 5. North Carolina
6. Arnav Tripathy, North Carolina 6. New Jersey
7. Greg Gauthier, Illinois 7. Nebraska
8. Erik Chen, California 8. Washington
9. Michael Batrick, Kansas 9. Kansas
10. Michael Harris, Indiana 10. Indiana


These and additional results can also be found on the National MATHCOUNTS web site, at:  For questions about Kentucky's MATHCOUNTS program, contact Connie Davis, State Coordinator, at



Created: May 12, 2003