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BCSD students earn 19 awards at annual Storm the Citadel event

Revised Monday, February 25, 2019

SSM winning team

Pictured above is the team from St. Stephen Middle that won 3rd place in overall accuracy and 1st place on the middle school level for accuracy in the Storm the Citadel trebuchet competition. (Provided)


Hundreds of students from all over the Lowcountry participated in the Storm the Citadel event held on February 9. In it's ninth year, the event is STEM learning-centered with competitions offered in/for trebuchet, bridge building, robotics and water bottle rockets. This year, BCSD students brought home a total of 19 awards.

Centurion Overall

2nd place accuracy - Cane Bay Middle

3rd place accuracy - St. Stephen Middle

1st place distance - Cane Bay Middle

Centurion Middle School

1st place accuracy - St. Stephen Middle

2nd place accuracy - Cane Bay Middle

3rd place accuracy - College Park Middle

MS distance award - Cane Bay Middle

MS spirit award - Marrington Middle

Hoplite

1st place spirit - Devon Forest Elementary

Bridge

Middle School Structural Design

Best: “We Write Sins, Not Tragedies” Westview MS

Architectural

1st Runner Up: “Two Girls and That Guy” Westview MS

Water Bottle Rockets

Middle School

1st place - Mickey French – 138 yards – Phillips Simmons

2nd place - Sayla and Isabelle – 130 yards – Westview Middle School

3rd place - Noah Petit – 119 yards – Phillip Simmons

Lego Golf Robotics Competition - Lower Division

1st Place Deep - Space Explorers - Nexton Elementary

Honorable Mention - The Rocket Riders - Nexton Elementary

Lego Golf Robotics - Upper Division

1st Place - The Robotic Rebels - College Park Middle

Lego Mystery Robotics Competition – Lower Division

1st Place - (Tie) Explorers of the Unknown - Nexton Elementary

2nd Place - Galaxy Geekos - Nexton Elementary