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WYSE takes 1st at Sectional!

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After winning last month's Worldwide Youth in Science & Engineering (WYSE) competition against St. Ignatius and other local competitors, the Fenwick WYSE team advanced to the sectional competition held at North Central College in Naperville, IL. In a pool of 5 teams that each took 1st or 2nd in their respective regionals, Fenwick again took 1st place with a perfect team score of 500 and advances to the state competition to be held on April 20th in Champaign, IL. Congratulations to the whole team. Individual winners follow:

Biology
  Eva Homberger 1st
  Sean Obrochta 2nd

Chemistry
  Garrett Mulcahy 1st
  David Francisco 2nd
  Marisa Morella 2nd

Computer Science
  Jack Lulich 1st
  Skye Ozga 2nd
  Andrew Morrissey 3rd

English
  Robert Metaxatos 1st 
  Sean Obrochta 1st
  Paul Cederoth 2nd

Math
  Garrett Mulcahy 1st
  Ian Crowell 2nd
  Andrew Morrissey 3rd

Physics
  Ian Crowell 1st
  Graham Rowsell 2nd
  Jack Lulich 3rd
  
The student's success is a testament to their hard work and the efforts of their coaches and teachers. A special shout out to Amy Christophell and John Schoeph for their efforts in prepping the students. Attached is a picture of the team after lunch on competition day with their game faces on, and of Garrett Mulcahy and Marisa Morella accepting the 1st place trophy for the team. On to state...!

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