Lomibao is gold medalist and 2nd top scorer in Int’l Math Olympiad

September 14, 2018
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AGS News

Alphan Lomibao with his prizes at the IJMO awarding ceremony

At the 2018 International Junior Math Olympiad (IJMO) held in Thailand last July, Alphan Lomibao of 4-Diego Silang won a gold medal, the runner-up cup/trophy (for being the 2nd top scorer in the Grade 3 Level) and US$250. Alphan was one of the 35 mathletes who represented the Philippines at IJMO. The Phillippines' mathletes had a cumulative haul of 16 gold medals, eight silvers, ten bronzes, and nine cups (five level champions, three first runners-up, and one second runnerup). The IJMO was held from July 27-31, 2018.