SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM

WILKES-BARRE ACADEMY SCIENCE OLYMPIAD TEAM COMPETES AT STATES-The Wilkes-Barre Academy Science Olympiad Team recently qualified to compete at the state competition at Juniata College in Altoona. Teams originally competed in local competition at Penn State in order to qualify for state level. Students competed in many events including Anatomy, Disease Detectives, Battery Buggy, and many others to demonstrate their mastery of the subject. This is the eighth year that Wilkes-Barre Academy has ranked as a top ten team. Shown, front from left: Olivia Zablocky, Isabella Greer, Neha Metgud, Mountaintop; Katelynn Heller, and Victoria Atkinson, Mountaintop. Row two: Jenna Poor, Katelyn Vols, Mountaintop; Matt Parson, s Mary Strunk, Hannah Gildea, Alyssa Reed, Gabby Serratore and Julia Insalaco. Row three: Biago D’Apollonio, Raymond Wychock, Adam Rinehimer, Billy Weiss, Santo Insalaco, and Josh Villarosa. Row two: Reed Karaska, Nuangola; Ben Rachilla, Mountaintop; Megan Purcell and Eric Schramm, Mountaintop. Ian Barchock, Isabella Sobejano and Dominic Marchese also competed on the team.