Students from regional high school teams participated in the 2009 Economics Challenge sponsored by MSUM’s Center For Economic Education. The students competed for trophies and an opportunity to advance to regional and national competitions. The following schools placed in the events:

North Dakota State Competition Team Awards
Jamestown High School (Team #2), coached by Marchel Krieger
1st Place North Dakota Team

Mayport CG High School, coached by Phil Mulphy
2nd Place North Dakota Team

Fargo South High School AP Team, coached by Steve Arel
1st Place North Dakota Advanced Placement Team

West Fargo High School AP Team, coached by Dan Holder
2nd Place North Dakota Advanced Placement Team

Minnesota Great Plains Regional Competition Team Awards
Waubun-Ogema-White Earth High School, coached by Ann Wothe
1st Place Small School Division

Underwood High School, coached by Angela Hartman
2nd Place Small School Division

Fergus Falls High School, coached by Hal Johnson
1st Place Large Schoool Division

Barnesville High School, coached by Phil Trowbridge
2nd Place Large School Division