On March 8, 2014 Rice Elementary, Crestwood Middle School and Crestwood High School sent eight teams to compete in the NEPA Regional Tournament of Odyssey of the Mind. Odyssey of the Mind is a Creative Problem Solving Competition involving a long term and a spontaneous-on the spot problem.
All Crestwood Teams placed in the top four of their respective categories. Five teams, (those placing first and second), will be moving on to State Competition in Berwick on April 12th. First and second place finishers at states have the opportunity to compete with students from around the world in May at Iowa State University. More info on the Odyssey of Mind can be found on our website www.csdcomets.orgor on the regional website www.nepaootm.com.
Rice Elementary Primary-Elisa Reluszco, Emily Leicht, Abigail Davis, Kylah Kelly, Evan Poncavage, Ella Richards.
Rice Elementary Problem 5-3rd place-Isabella Reluszco, Daniel Gomes, Ian Koons, Johnny Olejnik, Joshua Hudak, Ricky Reluszco, Cassandra Menn
Crestwood Middle School Problem 2-4th place-Madison Weiss, Rachel McFarland, Brooke Weiss, Nicole Orlando, Jacob Wells, Cameron O’Neill
Moving on to States……
Rice Elementary Problem 1 -1st Place-Shannon Griffits, Michael Nicotera, Claire Lenio, Kira Fenwick, Evan Fey, Olivia Richards, Nathan Thomas
Rice Elementary Problem 2-2nd Place-Natalie Kline, Mac Kline, Kaitlyn Leicht, Sophia Rucco, Emma Guydish, Morgan Koons and Scott Lenio
Rice Elementary Problem 4-1st Place-Caitrin Mullisky, Ruth Mullisky, Noah Kendra, Bennett Yermal, Ava Groth, Brayden Fenwick, Alex Covelens
Crestwood Middle School Problem 3-2nd Place-Nick Brunetti, Matt Brunetti, Jessica Whitman, Daniel Whitman, Brandon Whitman, Zarqua Ansari
Crestwood High School Problem 3-1stPlace-KyLaMarca, John McGroarty, Grant Cormier, Reagan Venturi, Sarah Klush, Erik Thomas, Katie Thomas