Middle Schools

Pacific Trails Math League places second in state contest

Pacific Trails Math League places second in state contest

The Pacific Trails Math League is having its most successful year yet.

The Pacific Highlands Ranch middle school team took home third place awards in the San Diego regional MATHCOUNTS competition and went on to place second in the state at the California state competition at Cal Baptist University on March 30. The team was composed of students Ethan Song, Grace Wang, Tony Qu and Justin Luo.

The group is student-led by coach Jeffrey Wang, a sophomore at The Bishop’s School and a member of Pacific Trails’ first graduating class.

“These students were really motivated,” said Jeffrey, noting that their amazing accomplishments are helping to put the four-year old school on the...

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