Mission

Math team

The Weston High Math Team competes in two leagues. As a member of the Massachusetts Math League, Weston sends a 10-member team to monthly competitions; at least two members of the team must be sophomores or freshmen. Strong teams may be invited to compete in state or New England championships. As a member of the New England Math League, the team participates in written competitions at Weston High School. The team’s weekly practices offer students an opportunity to strengthen and expand their math skills.

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Club Advisor: Mr. Larry Davidson and Ms Alison Langsdorf

Co-Captains: Andrew Li,  Alisha Ukani, Lenz Kallal

What’s New?

posted 10/10/17

The Weston High School math team is currently in first place among medium-sized schools in the Massachusetts Math League, even beating Canton! Here are totals for the top five schools so far:

5th Tewksbury  34

4th Lynnfield 38

3rd  Marblehead 61

2nd Canton 120

1st Weston 123

Sophomore Andrew Yao earned a perfect 18. Other high scorers were sophomores David Huang and Albert Wu, with 14 each, and four competitors with 12 each: juniors Jeff Liu and Sasha Shashkov, sophomore Ezra Odio, and freshman Ben Chen. 

Highest Scores


Highest NEML Scores
All-time Record Holders Since 1997
(6 Contests: Maximum Possible = 36)
1) 36 points Grace Huckins ’12

Akiva Gordon ’16

Andrew Li ’16

2010-11

2013-14

2013-14

4) 35 points Matt Spencer ’01

William Kretschmer  ’14

1999-00

2013-14

6) 34 points Grace Huckins  ’12

Grace Huckins  ’12

2008-09

2011-12

8) 33 points Ernest Zeidman  ’10 2008-09
9) 32 points Matt Spencer ’01

Chris Ecker  ’04

Alona Birjiniuk  ’05

Teddy Pendergast  ’12

Kenz Kallai  ’17

2000-01

2003-04

2004-05

2008-09

2013-14

14) 31 points Michael Posa  ’03

Kelly Pendergast  ’07

Jeffrey Stix  ’08

Stephanie Palocz  ’12

Alex Bruce  ’09

Jonathan Birjiniuk  ’11

William Kretschmer  ’14

2002-03

2006-07

2007-08

2008-09

2008-09

2010-11

2012-13

21) 30 points Michael Posa  ’03

Parker Oliver-Li  ’02

Byron Ho  ’08

Marco Alagna  ’10

Pravina Samaratunga  ’14

2000-01

2001-02

2005-06

2008-09

2013-14

2013-14 Leaders (after 6 meets)

Akiva Gordon  ’16

Andrew Li  /16

William Kretschmer  ’14

Kenz Kallal  ’17

Pravina Samaratunga  ’14

Caleb Tulloss  ’14

Srishti Lulla  ‘`16

Kyle Chow  ’15

Jason Schwartz  ’15

Joanna Tao  ’15

Simon Harris  ’16

Clara Li  ’17

Sam Tang  ’17

Alisha Ukani  ’16

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