Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Science Olympiad Takes 4th Place in the State Tournament

Neuqua Valley Science Olympiad took 4th Place at the State tournament this weekend at University of Illinois!

Here are the standings:

  • 1st. New Trier
  • 2nd. Stevenson
  • 3rd. Hinsdale Central
  • 4th. Neuqua Valley
  • 5th. Waubonsie Valley

Out of 23 main events and 5 trial events, Neuqua won medals in the following events:
  • Anatomy/Physiology--1st
  • Disease Detectives -- 5th
  • Experimental Design--4th
  • Hydrogeology--3rd
  • Microbe Mission--2nd
  • Remote Sensing--4th
  • Robot Arm--5th
  • Mystery Design--5th (trial event)
  • Thermodynamics--1st (trial event)


Congratulations to our State Varsity Team: Aakash Basu, Alexis Waldschmidt, Michael He, Dustin Chen, Joyce Zhou, Anna Li, Tim Jun, Kevin Li, Viraja Alluri, Havisha Pedamallu, Celina Huang, Aaron Aftab, Jairaj Narandan, Bhargav Chandaka, Sean Fu
And to our Coaches: Paula Mueller, Mike Fuys, and Tony Tegtmeyer