The BHS Math Team competed in the Great Plains League contest held on the OTC-Richwood Valley campus on February 8. The competition field included 207 students representing 15 area schools. The students are under the direction of Barb Cogdill and Lora Niles.
Nathan Vijitbenjaronk tied for first place in the Target Round and placed second in the Sprint Round of the Junior High Division. Ben Walworth placed fifth in the 11th grade division of the Target Round. Students advancing to state competition include: TJ Hauger, Sameerah Munshi, Nathan Vijitbenjaronk, Ben Walworth, Tyke Wells and Yijie Zhao. The state contest will be held on the campus of the University of Missouri-Columbia and is scheduled April 13.