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The results for the AAPT Physics Bowl'18 contest have been announced. For the fifth year in a row, the Bergen County Academies senior and junior teams were among the top two teams in the region . Participating in the event, were more than 7200 students from 320 schools in Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, the Republic of Korea, the Netherlands, New Zealand, the Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States, as well as 318 schools from China!

Two BCA teams competed in two divisions (freshman and sophomore team in Division 1 and senior and junior team in Division 2) in the "Specialized math/science schools region" of the United States. 

Below are the six best scoring students on the BCA senior and junior teams.

Hyeongmin Kim, 12

Jake Kaplan, 12

Julia Shneidman, 11

Ishaan Chawla, 11

Kelly Lu, 11

Haneul Shin, 11

The BCA freshman and sophomore teams returned to the leading position taking the second place in the region. Below are the six best scoring students on the freshman and sophomore teams.

Sunay Joshi, 10

Sebastian Jeon, 10

Sameer Pai, 10

Marvin Yu, 10

Cameron Woo, 10

Derek Zhang, 10

Faculty advisor:  Dr. Igor Zubov