Schools Defend Titles at Regional Math Competition


Another victory goes down in the history books as Sandy Creek High and McIntosh High schools successfully defend their championship title in the 2021 Griffin RESA Regional High School Math Contest.

For the fourth consecutive year, Sandy Creek High took first place in Division I (smaller schools) and McIntosh High took first place in Division III (larger schools)

Fayette’s high schools took all but one placement in the Division II (medium schools) category with Starr’s Mill High School placing second and Whitewater High School taking third place.

In the individual overall winners round of the competition, Jiaming Zhang of McIntosh High took second place, and Teja Pulagam of Starr’s Mill High placed third.

Over 15 high schools and 75 students participated in the competition. The regional event included students from the school systems of Butts, Fayette, Henry, Lamar, Newton, Pike, Spalding, and Upson counties.