HS Science Olympiad team

The PHS Regional Science Olympiad team includes Elijah Edwards, Hope Hudson, Jacob Larsen, Evan Nierman, Trevor Stratton, Tim Wellman and Emma Wittler. Not pictured is Evan Nierman. (Contributed photo)

The Palmyra High School Science Olympiad team attended the northeast regional competition at Truman State University Feb. 16.

PHS placed seventh out of 15 teams represented at the competition. 

Students who earned first place in their events will continue their Science Olympiad journey competing at the state tournament at Westminster University in Fulton, Mo. April 27.

Seven PHS students competed in a total of 16 scientific laboratory-based, construction-based, or test-taking events.  

See more in this week's Palmyra Spectator.