FRANKLINTON — The Franklinton High School science Olympiad team showed well in their first regional event Saturday, March 12.
The individual winners are:
•Matthew Hoffman and Halley Winkler, first place in cell biology.
•Kara Alberg and Liz Brown, first place in Write it Do it.
•Evan Brown and Kyler Langwothy, fourth place in air trajectory.
•Jonathan Nicholson and Chase Daly, fourth place in amazing mechatonics.
•Matthew Hoffman and Kara Albert, second place in disease detectives.
•Emily Ehresman and Patrick Polomachak, fourth place in forensics.
•Robyn Dibiaic and Matthew Hoffman, third place in fossils.
•Liz Brown and Emily Ehresman, third place in hydrologeology.
•Ian Brown and Kyler Langworthy, second place in wright stuff.
•Patrick Elliot and Evan Brown, second place in invasive species.
Four students will advance to the state finals in April: Matthew Hoffman, Halley Winkler, Dara Alberg and Liz Brown.
The team as a whole placed fifth out of 13.
Coaches who volunteered their time to make the event successful included Dirk Trimble, Josh Igiams, Andrew Spatz and Heather Pendergrass.