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Third place showing for OJHS at Science Olympiad
The Oakdale Junior High School Science Olympiad team recently clinched third place at the Stanislaus County Science Olympiad. Photographed are: Emmett Hunter, Kailin Wei, Dakota Radcliff, Allison Spiller, Keaton Thalman, Addisyn Martin, Liam Allen, Melayah Mortazavi, William Beckstand, Lillian McNamee, Brenna Franca, Gradie Wright, Taylor Whitehead, Coach Chris Frazee. Not pictured: Clair Lang and Ximena Sanchez. Photo By Teresa Hammond

During competition at the county level, Oakdale Junior High School’s Science Olympiad Team successfully secured third place overall at the Stanislaus County Regional Olympiad.

The following students earned team and individual awards in addition to the overall win in the following events:

Can’t Judge a Powder: Lillian McNamee and Melayah Mortazavi, Third Place.

Code Busters: Brenna Franca and Allison Spiller, Third Place.

Disease Detectives: Clair Lang, Third Place.

Dynamic Planet: William Beckstand, Third Place.

Fast Facts: Brenna Franca and Kailin Wei, Second Place.

Flight: Emmett Hunter and Willian Beckstand, Fourth Place.

Forestry: Gradie Wright, Fifth Place.

Fossils: Addisyn Martin and Kailin Wei, Fourth Place.

Meteorology: Ximena Sanchez and Addisyn Martin, Fourth Place.

Optics: Liam Allen, Fourth Place.

Reach for the Stars: Kailin Wei and Dakota Radliff, Second Place.

Road Scholar: Brenna Franca, Fourth Place.

Wind Power: Ximena Sanchez and Gradie Wright, First Place.