Woodbury High School Science Olympiad team advances to state
The Woodbury High School Science Olympiad team placed second overall in the regional tournament and qualified to compete in the state tournament in March.
Team members who earned one or more medals include, Drew Bennett, Saliem Hashel, Anna Hildebrandt, David Kim, Emma Lai, David Li, Hughdan Liu, Jessie Lu, Daniel Luick, Michelle Mao, Lizzie Ofori-Amanfo, Kate Philips, Jacinta Rivera, Seth Thao and Alice Wei.
The Science Olympiad is patterned after track tournaments, with challenges ranging from earth science through physics. Events include hands-on labs, student built machines, outdoor events and written tests.