Put-in-Bay Science Olympiad Puts Spark in Academics

Put in Bay_Pine Wood Derby_02122016 (15)Put-in-Bay School students participated in a Science Olympiad directed by Ms. Kowalski on Friday.  Awards in numerous categories were announced at the conclusion of the day, but not before the fiercely contested Pinewood Derby Races delivered three victors.Put in Bay Pine Wood Derby

Pine Wood Derby Put in Bay

L-R: Justin Wilhelm, Second Place; Jack Booker, First Place; Joe Byrnes, Third Place

Pine Wood Derby Put in Bay

2nd, 1st, 3rd place cars

Pine Wood Derby Put in Bay

Pine Wood Derby Put in Bay

Pine Wood Derby Put in Bay

Meeting the five ounce maximum weight is required.

Pinewood Derby at Put in Bay

Adding powdered graphite is a must for good speed!

Pinewood Derby at Put in Bay

Coach Shuffeneker releases the starting gate.

Pinewood Derby at Put in Bay

A photo-finish requires another go.