Xavier Algenio wins gold for PH at IMWiC

February 03, 2021
By: 
UMCO

Ateneo de Manila Junior High School mathletes Xavier Algenio (Montserrat/8-Isore) and John Paul Tee (Pamplona/10-Whitbread) won a gold certificate and a bronze certificate, respectively, in the recent 2020 International Mathematics Wizard Challenge (IMWiC). Of the eight mathletes from Ateneo de Manila’s Basic Education cluster who won medals at IMWiC, only Xavier grabbed gold.    
 
The medal certificates won by Xavier and John Paul were among the 33 golds, 101 silvers and 324 bronzes harvested by Filipino mathletes at the competition. IMWiC was held virtually on November 14, 2020, with participants from China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Macau, Taiwan, Thailand, and Philippines.