The FRA Science Olympiad teams had a strong showing at the Regional Competition hosted at Volunteer State Community College. Students who participated were Campbell Jeffrey (9), Lee Anna Chen (10), Angelina Chan (10), Addy Sizemore (10), Cathleen Li (10), Ben Spicer (10), Claire Luthy (11), Laurel Dernbach (11), Libby Weicker (11), James Munn (12), Mary Grace Burton (12), Katie Wall (12), Jade Wong (12), and Angela Hua (12).
Here are the results:
2nd place Anatomy & Physiology: Katie Wall & Jade Wong
2nd place Hydrogeology: Angelina Chan & Lee Anna Chen
3rd place Astronomy: Angelina Chan & James Munn
3rd place Chem Lab: Claire Luthy & Laurel Dernbach
3rd place Hovercraft: Campbell Jeffrey & James Munn
3rd place Rocks & Minerals: Angelina Chan
3rd place Tower: Angelina Chan, Lee Anna Chen, Cathleen Li, Ben Spicer
4th place Disease Detective: Mary Grace Burton & Jade Wong
4th place Robot Arm: Angela Hua
4th place Write it Do it: Katie Wall & Jade Wong
The FRA Science Olympiad teams are coached by Bridget Adkins and assisted by Ed Zaborowski, Stephanie Feyes, Karen Mauldin, Sonia Brady, and James Weeks. Science Olympiad is an American team competition in which students compete in 'events' pertaining to various scientific disciplines, including earth science, biology, chemistry, physics, and engineering.