NSU Math Dept. announces winners of 2022 Demon Math Classic

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Several students were named All Stars in the annual Demon Math Classic hosted by Northwestern State University’s Department of Mathematics.  Students competed as individuals and as teams in the quiz-bowl style competition.  Students selected as All Stars each received a trophy, A TI-NSpire CX CAS graphing calculator and a scholarship to NSU.  On the front row from left are Dr. Frank Serio, head of NSU’s Mathematics Department; Reanna Lovette, Pineville High School; Riley Hudnall, North Desoto High School; Bryan Chen, Natchitoches Magnet School; Masen Starks, Zwolle High School, and Sharee Mims and Lacy Bennette representing competition sponsor Sabine State Bank. On the back row are Marina Klein, C.E Byrd High School; Ethan Elmer, Bolton High School; Asjad Mansoor, Bolton High School, and Gergely Szarvas, C.E Byrd. Not pictured are Peyton Little, Winfield High School, and Kyle Hickman, Natchitoches Magnet School.

C.E. Byrd’s Purple Team won first place in the Demon Math Classic hosted by Northwestern State University’s Department of Mathematics. From left are Dr. Francene Lemoine, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; Dr. Frank Serio, head of NSU’s Mathematics Department; Nick Griffin, Jackson Ballew, Gergely Szarvas and Josh Johnson with Lacy Bennett and Sharee Mims representing event sponsor Sabine State Bank and Debbie Porter, director of Demon Math Classic.
C.E. Byrd’s Gold Team won second place at the 2022 Demon Math Classic. From left are Dr. Frank Serio, head of NSU’s Mathematics Department; Abbie Ramsey, Marina Klein, Ella Price, James Stratton, Kailynn Weaver and Hannah Pearce.
A team from Zwolle High School won third place in the Demon Math Classic. From left are Dr. Frank Serio, head of NSU’s Mathematics Department; Masen Starks, Lydia Procell, Jaeger Ebarb and Zachary Strebeck.
Dr. Frank Serio, left, head of NSU’s Department of Mathematics, congratulation individual winners who competed in the Demon Math Competition. They are Jackson Ballew, C.E. Byrd High School, first place; Gergely Szarvas, C.E. Byrd High School, second place; Marina Klein, C.E. Byrd High School, third place, and Bryan Chen, Natchitoches Magnet School, with Sharee Mims and Lacy Bennett representing event sponsor Sabine State Bank.