Both teams placed third in the region, which consists of Cuyahoga and Summit counties. The seventh-grade team earned fifth place in Ohio, and the eighth-grade team ranked sixths in the state out of about 50 school districts.
Three LBMS students also made the Top 30 list – Samantha Thomas, Davin Amy and Ben Routhier. Kenneth Li was a second-place regional winner. Other team members are Richard Garber, Selena Alamir, Kari Adkins, Rahul Jain, Hannah Powers and Jack Jennings. The team is advised by gifted specialist Anne Dill.