St. Joseph student places at math competition

Emily Briggler

One St. Joseph High School student took home a win from a recent math competition.

Emily Briggler, a freshman at the school, won third place in the regional competition of the Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics contest held March 4 at the University of Central Arkansas.

Briggler competed in the Algebra I section of the competition.

“Math helps prepare me for my future in many ways,” Briggler said. “I hope to one day be in a job that uses math.”

She said she plans to move on to the state competition, which takes place April 22nd.

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