First Posted: 3/20/2013
Earlier this month, the Wyoming Area Middle School Science Olympiad Team participated in the northeast PA regional competition at Penn State Wilkes-Barre Campus.
The team finished in third place overall out of a field of 24 teams and medaled in 10 out of 23 individual events. This included one silver medal, four bronze medals, and five fourth -lace medals.
Congratulations to the following medal winners: second place – Anatomy, Mike Murphy and Ryan Murphy; third place – Dynamic Planet, Michael Wall and Leah Moore; third place – Forestry, Kaleigh Shission and Megan Dillon; third place – Rocks and Minerals, Justine Buczynski and Nina Sypniewski; third place – Mousetrap Vehicle, Morgan Coolbaugh and Tristan Sokach; fourth place – Science Crime Busters, Lauren Perry and Krystina Stanczyk; fourth place – Shock Value, Lauren Perry and Michael Murphy; fourth place – Write it Do it, Ryan Murphy and Michael Murphy; fourth place – Food Science, Vicky Remley and Michael Murphy; fourth place – Reach For the Stars, Leah Moore and Ryan Murphy.
The entire team will advance to the state competition to be held at Juniata College on April 26, 2013.