Rounding out the top five were Michigan (5), Maryland (4), Wisconsin (3), and Pennsylvania (2).
The contests top five individuals were Michael Rush (PA), Nicholas Schuster (WI), Andrew Reynolds (NY), Austen Schmidt (WI), and Andrew Kern of Minnesota with a winning score of 679.
New York also took top honors in oral reasons, with Wisconsin close behind.
This year, a new award was introduced in the contest. The placings-only award winners were Andrew Kern, Minnesota, and Victoria Mischler of Virginia scoring 458 points on placings alone.
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