County math students packed CWC gym for annual competition Wednesday

These students from Lander Middle School were competing in the math contest this morning at CWC. Students took a series of five-20 minute-long tests consisting of problem solving equations. (Ernie Over photo)

These students from Lander Middle School were competing in the math contest this morning at CWC. Students took a series of five-20 minute-long tests consisting of problem solving equations. (Ernie Over photo)

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Fremont County District of the Wyoming State Mathematics Contest was held this morning at Central Wyoming College’s Rustler Gymnasium, with 162 middle and high school students on hand from Riverton and Lander.

Mike Bostick, instructor of mathematics at CWC, said the top students would earn prizes and scholarships while all of the students had a chance to learn about college life on campus.

County10.com will have results of the contest as soon as they are available.

CWC Math Instructor Mike Bostick, left, chatted with Lander Middle School Math Teacher Kirk Norman during the contest today. (Ernie Over photo)

CWC Math Instructor Mike Bostick, left, chatted with Lander Middle School Math Teacher Kirk Norman during the contest today. (Ernie Over photo)

A total of 162 middle and high school students from Riverton and Lander filled the floor of Rustler Gym today for the Fremont County District of the Wyoming State Math Contest. (Ernie Over photo)

A total of 162 middle and high school students from Riverton and Lander filled the floor of Rustler Gym today for the Fremont County District of the Wyoming State Math Contest. (Ernie Over photo)