The Mount Pleasant High School math team competed in the Texas Math and Science Coaches Association (TMSCA) State Meet during Spring Break. The meet was held at the University of Texas at San Antonio on March 16, 2019.
In Mathematics, the team of Jose Liera, David Barboza, Shelby Courreges, and Miguel Segura placed third out of twenty-six 5A teams competing. Individually, Liera placed third and Barboza was eighth in 12th grade, Courreges placed tenth in 11th grade, and Segura was ninth in 10th grade.
In Calculator Applications, the team of Liera, Barboza, Segura, and Samip Poudel placed seventh.
The Texas Math and Science Coaches Association is dedicated to promoting excellence in math and science through competition. Membership is limited to Texas public and private schools, by campus.
The MPHS Math team is coached by Osias Hernandez. The team will compete at the district meet March 29-30.