C-I Math Team finishes 2nd in Rum River League

The Cambridge-Isanti Math team finished the 2012 season in 2nd place in the Rum River Math League after the final meet was hosted at CIHS Feb. 13. St. Michael-Albertville totaled 367 points on the season to claim 1st place and the berth into the March 12 State Math League Meet; the Knights were led by three-time RRML individual champ Marshall Smith. The Bluejackets scored 235 points, followed by Chisago Lakes (211), Foley (172), Princeton (152), North Branch (131) and Mora (129). Leading C-I were individual medal earners Alex Smith (4th overall), Chris Fredlund (6th), Ryan Fredlund (7th), Sam Olson (10th) and Charlie Schafer (12th). 

“It was great having a lot of first-year students out, bringing energy and a lot of pride to our program,” said C-I Math Coach Mike Sorn, who once again emceed the awards program. “I’m honored to have this many enthusiastic and skilled members out for Math League.”

The 2012 CIHS Math League team (Row 1, l-r): Amber Lamb, Tyler A. Hadjiyanis, Ryan Fredlund, Chris Fredlund, Daniel Carlson, (Row 2) Alex Smith, Jacob Braaten, Emily Moore, Hannah Thiry, Anthony ‘Rev.A.Fresh’ Hunt, Tristen Sima, (Row 3) Coach Mike Sorn, Charlie Schafer, Ben Zins, Julie Walfoort, Caleb Pixler, Jacob Watson, Austin Karpen, Sam Olson. Not pictured: Matt Olson. Photo by Greg Hunt