USC Twin brothers Tyler & Riley Groome have both topped the state with their South Australian ATAR results, landing them both in the top 1% of the state. Riley secured an ATAR of 99.80 and Tyler secured an ATAR of 99.20. Riley also received merits in Mathematical Methods, Specialist Mathematics, and Physics in addition to receiving A grades for Biology and Chemistry. Tyler received a Merit in Specialist Mathematics in addition to receiving A grades for Biology, Chemistry, Mathematical Methods, and Physics.
They have both chosen to study double degree: Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Mathematical and Computer Science. Riley has a future career prospect in engineering with Tyler wishing to pursue a career as a mechanical engineer specialising in aerospace. Riley and Tyler are feeling prepared for their transition to university since choosing to study at University Senior College, an independent working environment utilising the campus facilities on the University of Adelaide grounds.
Tyler handled his workload by utilising his free time between lessons working on his assignments whilst studying at home. Riley also spent extra time at school after his classes before going home, he also managed his part-time job in fast food and playing club football for the Port District Football Club. Mathematical Methods and Specialist Mathematics were two subjects that the brothers thrived in at USC. A healthy competition with both of them receiving Merits for Specialist Mathematics.