New Trier High School's Science Olympiad ended the season on a high note with a 10th place finish at the National Tournament, including medals in four events.
The tournament, which was held at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio on May 17-18, included the country's top 60 Science Olympiad teams.
Marie Murphy School in District 37 in Wilmette placed third in the nation in its division.
The four NTHS teams that earned medals include Hayle Bounds and Sean Ye placed (3rd in Water Quality), Arthur Tsang and Luke Finnerty (3rd in Astronomy), Elizabeth Lee and Andy Feis (6th in Boomilever) and Arthur Tsang and Ari Wolfe (6th in Circuit Lab).
The New Trier team includes:
Seniors: Hayley Bounds, Arthur Tsang, Jung Hyun Oh
Juniors: Ruth Lee, Katie Shade, Ari Wolfe, Amanda Newmark, Sean Ye, Michael Knippen, Elizabeth Lee, Warren Fay, Andy Feis, Byron Hopps
Sophomores: Luke Finnerty, Becky Wang
Senior: Shuhua Shen
Juniors: Iris Chiou, Ethan Clemmitt, Conor Holzhall
New Trier’s coaches this year were Alex Howe, Dr. Bruce Credo, Tony Harper, Loyola Pasiewicz, Nate Silvers, and Harold Slav.