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Nettleton Junior High team to compete in National Science Olympiad Tournament

Nettleton Junior High School Science Olympiad Team (Source: Annette Holder) Nettleton Junior High School Science Olympiad Team (Source: Annette Holder)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

The Nettleton Junior High School Science Olympiad Team is the new state champion and is set to compete at nationals.

The twenty-member team received 8 medals in air trajectory, anatomy and physiology, bridge building, crave the wave, green generation, meteorology, simple machines and write it and do it.

Several students also finished just below the bronze medal, allowing their team to defeat 13 other schools from across the state and seize the state title.

The team will now compete in the National Science Olympiad Tournament on May 15 and 16 in Lincoln, Nebraska.

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