May 5, 2010 - Albion Triumphs In Lower Michigan Mathematics Competition

The results of the 34th Lower Michigan Mathematics Competition, held at Grand Valley State University on April 10, have arrived, and Albion College is the new champion. Albion's team #1, consisting of Chen Chen, Mingjia Yang, and Sining Gu, scored 90 points on the 100-point exam to take first place by 19 over Kalamazoo College's top team. Team #2, comprised of Qian Wang and Yang Chen, scored 40 points to place 14th. 33 teams from thirteen Michigan colleges competed in the 2010 LMMC. Here are the top ten teams in order:

  1. Albion (90 pts.)
  2. Kalamazoo (71)
  3. Calvin (66)
  4. Calvin (64)
  5. Kalamazoo (62)
  6. Grand Valley State (60)
  7. Grand Valley State (55)
  8. Grand Rapids CC (54)
  9. (tie) Alma and Hope (50)

Albion previously won the LMMC in 2004 and 2007. The Klein Kup, emblematic of success in the LMMC, will be officially presented at a trophy ceremony in the fall. Congratulations to all of the LMMC participants!