Economics Challenge Team Places First In AP Division In State Competition

The Moorhead High School Economics Challenge Team placed first in the Adam Smith (Advanced Placement) division of the 2010 Minnesota State Economics Challenge on April 21 at the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank.

The 33 state champions then competed in the national semifinals written exam with the top six teams advancing to the national competition in New York. Moorhead’s team placed seventh on the semifinal exam taken April 26.

Moorhead High team members are Adam Hannon-Hatfield, Jim Kallander, Lukas Gemar and Ryan Vesledahl. The team coach is Doug Johnson