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Science Olympiad students shine at regionals; advance to state competition

By Melissa Stanke

On February 13, nine young scientists from Switzerland Point Middle School travelled to Embry Riddle Aeronautical University to compete in 23 science, technology, engineering and math events, known as Science Olympiad. Sixth graders Kelly Yuan, Sophia Crawford, Sievalee Wijayawardhana, Reyana Torres and Malak Ayoub were joined by seventh graders Santhya Raman, Avah Avonda and Katie Kelsey along with eight grader Andrew Knee to complete the Switzerland Point team.