On March 29th, twenty-one SFJH 8th graders participated in the state science fair at BYU. These students had previously competed at the school and district levels and were finalists at both levels.In the best showing in recent memory, 10 of the 21 students placed in their categories. Third place finishers in their categories were: Hailey Campbell, Laney Hicks, and Rylei Voorhees. Second place finishers in their categories were: Joseph Boyack, Wesley Campbell, Ashley Olsen, Ellie Maughan, Cheyenne Terry, and Gwen Beagley. First place finisher and Junior Division Grand Champion was Jesse Shephard. Additionally, Broadcom Masters award winners (opportunity to compete at the national level) were Joseph Boyack, Ellie Maughan, Ashely Olsen, Cheyenne Terry, Gwen Beagley, Wesley Campbell, and Jesse Shephard. Ashley Olsen also won the World Food Special Award. Great job Lobos! Please congratulate these students if you see them today!
by Nate Bartholomew