Santa Barbara, Calif. -

 Local high schools flexed their math muscles Saturday at the annual mathematics contest at Westmont College.

Ten high school teams battled it out with written exams, and a team competition with buzzers modeled after the popular college bowl TV show.

Teams from Dos Pueblos, San Marcos, and Cate Schools, took first and second place in several categories:

Grades 9-10 College Bowl
First Place: Dos Pueblos; Second Place: La Cañada 

Grades 9-10 Written Exam
First Place: La Cañada; Second Place: San Marcos

Grades 9-10 Team Award
First Place: La Cañada; Second Place: Dos Pueblos

Grades 11-12 College Bowl
First Place: Crescenta Valley; Second Place: Dos Pueblos

Grades 11-12 Written Exam
First Place: Dos Pueblos; Second Place: La Cañada

Grades 11-12 Chalk Talk
First Place: Brendan Flanney of Oaks Christian School
Second Place: Jonathan Madajian of SB Family Schools

Grades 9-10 Team Award
First Place: Dos Pueblos; Second Place: Cate