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Filipino math achievers hook awards in Malaysia

Once again, the Filipino math wizards gained excellent results in their participation in the in the  2013 Malaysian Mathematics Competition for Primary Schools  which will be held in Sungai, Petani, Kedah, Malaysia on September 13-16, 2013. The math contest started in 2009 was exclusive only for Malaysian students until the organizer considered to open it, just this year, to other Asian countries, of which Indonesia, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and the Philippines sent top math aces. Giving the Philippines the only silver medal was   Stefan Marcus Ong  of St. Jude Catholic School. This achievement made him stand with nine other mathletes from other participating countries. The competition gave out 15 bronze medals and five of them went to the Philippines, the recipients were  Eion Nikolai Chua  of MGC New Life Christian Academy,  Mickel Lyle Pe  of Antique SPED Center,  Fedrick Lance Lim  of Zamboanga Chong Hua High School,  Patrick Policarpio  of Greenpark Mont