Science students compete at Prep
The Science Club at Creighton Prep in Omaha held an Afternoon of Science Oct. 26.
Director David Dow said this was the 30th year the science club sponsored a science contest for eighth graders. A total of 69 students from eight area grade schools competed.
The science activities are designed to provide an afternoon of educational and fun science challenges, he said.
Event winners received trophies at the end of the afternoon. Winners include:
Egg Drop: 1. Miranda Borsch, Mary Our Queen; 2. Claire Koory, St. Robert Bellarmine; 3. Kaitlin Moriarty, St. James/Seton; 4. Emma Turbes, St. Cecilia; 5. Paul Kujawa, St. Wenceslaus.
Water Balloon Launch: 1. Claire Koory, St. Robert Bellarmine, record 51.2 meters; 2. Jerry Philbin, St. James/Seton; 3.Bronson Bata, St. Vincent de Paul; 4. Joe Fitzgerald, St. Cecilia; 5. Bob Leddy, Mary Our Queen.