92 College boys recently took part in Round 1 of the South African Maths Olympiad, with 72% of them making it through to the second round. Particular congratulations go to Alex Pezarro, Michael Velloza, Miles Jackson, Jack Tasker and Liam McNaughton who all scored 85%, Ethan John who scored 90%, and Wesley Donald and Nicholas Lane who both scored 100%.
The Maths Olympiad was also the deciding factor in the Senior Inter-House Maths Competition which saw Upper and Mullins tied for top spot after the initial relay component. After incorporation of the Maths Olympiad results the final standings for the Inter-House Maths Competition are: 6th place Merriman; 5th Espin; 4th Graham; 3rd Armstrong; 2nd Upper; and for the second year running, 1st place to Mullins. Mullins team captain Ignus Potgieter received the trophy on behalf of the House.