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WPS places well at DI Finals

All four teams from Wayzata Public Schools that competed in the Destination ImagiNation Global Finals on May 25-28 placed in the top 20 with one team taking first place in the world for their challenge.

The following results are from the Global Finals competition:

  • The Permanent Markers from Oakwood Elementary took first place in the elementary level for Challenge C, Coming Attractions. Team members are Duffy Davidson, Conor Greenberg, Abby Kassmir, Mara McCollor, Elizabeth Page, David Sandall and Erica Svendahl. Team managers are Jeff Page and Tricia Davidson.
  • Psychedelic Hippie Kaleidoscopes from Central Middle School took eighth place in the middle level for Challenge D, News to Me. Team members are Justin Greenberg, Maia Miller, David Mo, Arman Shah, Adam Tapper and Abby Trouth. Team managers are Robb Greenberg and Diane Miller
  • The 7 Oodle Noodles from Oakwood Elementary took 14th place in the elementary level for Challenge E, Hold It. Team members are Cole Hartman, Grace Kyllo, Katie Polum, Luke Polum, Nirali Somia, Lindsay Tapper and Jonas Waskosky. Team managers are Therese Polum and Kristin Tollison.
  • The DInamites from West and Central middle schools took fourth place and the Spirit of DI Award for Project Outreach. Team members are Simran Chugani, Kyle Eckman, Frank Fetrow, Hannah Hagen, Madeline Tapper, Isaac Polum and Lucas Waskosky. Team managers are Holly Tapper and Kristin Tollison