On Friday last the 24th, Kilkenny College entered 4 teams into the Regional Final of the Team Maths Competition for Leaving Certificate Students run by the Waterford branch of the IMTA and hosted by Kilkenny CBS who were the winners of this event for the previous three years.

The pupils who took part were:

Mel Griffith, Leo Cahill, Simon Young, Katie McKenna

Marta Rodriguez Prieto, Evan Langrell, Luke Thompson, Bill Murphy

Darragh O’ Reilly, Jake Dunne, Matthew Lucas, Sheena Doyle

Finlay Grace, Craig Chamney, Josh Tormey, Adam Holmes

Kilkenny College had a very successful night finishing 1st and 2nd after a nail-biting 8 rounds.  The winning team of Marta, Evan, Luke and Bill finished 2 points ahead of Finlay, Adam, Craig and Josh and the other 2 Kilkenny College teams performed admirably.  As a result of finishing 1st, the College now qualify for the National Final of this competition which will be hosted by the Dublin IMTA  in March.