On Jan. 8, West Liberty-Salem’s High School Science Olympiad team started the season with a trip to the West Lake, Ohio Invitational, competing against 45 teams from Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Indiana.
Team members Miranda Etgen and Connor Motzko showed their ability to fly by placing 8th in Wright Stuff. Their plane averaged a flying time of 1.26 minutes. WL-S placed 13th in Air Trajectory (Olivia Jaquemart, Nathaniel Benedict), 17th in Dynamic Planet (Connor Motzko, Nathaniel Benedict) and 17th in Fossils (Ian Higgins, Connor Motzko).
Submitted on behalf of the West Liberty-Salem Science Olympiad team.