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March 8, 2017
On Saturday March 4th, LOLHS’ Science Bowl team traveled to UConn to participate in the 2017 Science Bowl Competition. The members of the team included, Brendan Wright, Shannon Nosal, Gary Bocian, Nick Roth, Rachel Larson, and Ryan McTigue. The team practiced Friday mornings with their coach, Mr. Elliott, and were given designated scientific topics to study. The team competed against other New England high schools by answering questions from all different types of disciplines in science. LOLHS ultimately came in 17th place out of 42 teams in the Southern Connecticut Division only one place away from making finals. Nick Roth participated in the 3D Printing Competition where he had to design, develop, and print his own model wind turbine blades. Each competitor’s blades were tested and ranked. Nick got 6th place for his design! Overall, the LOLHS Science Bowl Team had a successful day exploring UConn, competing, and having fun!