Boyceville HS Wins Division at UWRF Border Battle Invitational

The Boyceville High School Science Olympiad team won the Small School Division and placed fourth overall at the UW-River Falls Border Battle Science Olympiad Invitational Tournament in January.  Full results and pictures can be found at the following link:

 

http://www.uwrf.edu/PHYS/olympiad/Team-Results-2014.cfm

February 16th, 2014, posted by Mr. Hamm

Boyceville HS Science Olympiad finishes 24th at Wright State Invite in Dayton, OH

Congratulations to the Boyceville High School Science Olympiad team for their 24th place team finish at the challenging Wright State Science Olympiad Invitational Tournament in Dayton, OH in January.

Third place bronze medals were earned by Rachal Anderson and Noah Edlin in Elastic Launch Gliders.  Fifth place ribbons were earned by Max Engel and Ian Kane in Elastic Launch Gliders.  Sixth place ribbons were earned by Peter Duerst and Dylan Windsor in Water Quality.  Eighth place ribbons were earned by Engel and Kane in Boomilevers.
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February 16th, 2014, posted by Mr. Hamm

Boyceville MS Science Olympiad finishes 16th at Wright State Invite in Dayton, OH

Congratulations to the Boyceville Middle School Science Olympiad team for their 16th place team finish out of 58 teams at the challenging Wright State Invitational Science Olympiad tournament in January in Dayton, OH!

Fourth place ribbons were earned by Abby Kegan and Erica Sempf in Write It, Do It, Kegan, Tori Kostman, and Sempf in Experimental Design, and Rian Corr and Mariah Drury in Helicopters.  A fifth place ribbon was earned by Corr and Casey Owen in Boomilevers.  A sixth place ribbon was earned by Corr and Owen in Rotor Egg Drop.

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February 16th, 2014, posted by Mr. Hamm

Peter Duerst named National Merit Finalist!

Congratulations to Peter Duerst, who was recently named a National Merit Finalist!  Peter is one of the first, if not the first, National Merit Finalist student in Boyceville history, and Peter will now be eligible for National Merit Scholarships.

 

Congratulations Peter!

February 16th, 2014, posted by Mr. Hamm

Congratulations Peter Duerst!

Congratulations to BHS senior Peter Duerst who was recently admitted through the early action program at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, MA!  Peter is the (as far as our records show) first Boyceville student to ever be admitted to MIT in the 99 year history of the school.  Peter’s excitement was recently chronicled on local news station WQOW News 18:

http://www.wqow.com/story/24245402/2013/12/17/local-high-school-senior-accepted-to-prestigous-school

 

December 25th, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm

Congratulations BHS & BMS on Another Great Invitational 2013

Congratulations to the Boyceville HS Science Olympiad team for their 3rd place overall finish out of 55 teams!  Boyceville was the highest-placing Wisconsin team, finishing behind only defending Minnesota state champion Mounds View (7th at nationals last spring) and 11-time national qualifier New Trier (IL) (10th at nationals last spring).  Congratulations on a great tournament and good luck at Wright State!

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Congratulations to the Boyceville MS Science Olympiad team for their overall tournament team championship out of 26 teams!  Boyceville narrowly defeated three teams from Minnesota, including Rochester Friedell, the defending Minnesota state champion team.  Both other Minnesota middle schools feed into Mounds View High School.  Congratulations on a great tournament and good luck at Wright State!

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December 25th, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm

Thank You BHS Science Olympiad Seniors 2013

Thank you to the Boyceville HS Science Olympiad Class of 2013 and good luck in your future endeavors!

Kysa – University of Wisconsin – Madison

Matthew W – University of Wisconsin – Madison

Zach - Michigan Tech

Isaac – University of Wisconsin – Stout

Jodie - La Roche College – Pennsylvania

Nick - University of Wisconsin – Platteville

Tyler - University of Wisconsin – River Falls

Patrick - University of Wisconsin – River Falls

Matthew L – Chippewa Valley Technical College

Alex - University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Anna - Maranatha Baptist College

Ryan - University of Wisconsin – River Falls

June 22nd, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm

2013 Team Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2013 Boyceville Science Olympiad Award Winners!

MS Awards:

Hardest Workers:  Alyssa L, Erica S

Most Devoted:  Casey O, Abby K

Most State Points:  Rian C

Most Medals:  Max E

Coaches Award:  Luke K, Emmett K, Mariah D, Tori K

Rookie of the Year:  Sarah K, Mark T

HS Awards:

Hardest Worker:  Nick W, Zach K

Most Devoted:  Matt L, Danielle N, Dylan W, Clayton W

Most State Points:  Peter D

Most Medals:  Matthew W

Coaches Award:  Nolan W, Patrick O, Hannah J

Rookie of the Year:  Luke T, Brandon W, Maddy B, Andrew M

Senior Leadership:  Isaac B, Kysa F, Jodie S

Most State Golds:  Ian K

June 22nd, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm

BHS Science Olympiad Team Finishes 4th at State 2013

Congratulations to the Boyceville High School Science Olympiad team for finishing in 4th place overall at the 2013 Wisconsin Science Olympiad State Tournament at UW-Milwaukee on April 13th! BHS students earned medals in 15 different events, including 14 medals earned by the Varsity Purple team.

Boyceville tied a school record with four state championship gold medals in Elastic Launch Glider (Exhibition), Gravity Vehicle, Robot Arm, and Elastic Launch Glider. State runner-up silver medals were earned in Mag Lev, Remote Sensing, Forensics, and Mag Lev (exhibition).

Full results can be found at:

http://avogadro.ws/hosted/wi-state-c/public/results

April 29th, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm

Congratulations BMS Science Olympiad – Small School State Champions!

Congratulations to the Boyceville Middle School Science Olympiad team for their small school state team championship at the WI Div B State Science Olympiad Tournament earlier this month in Oshkosh! The team finished in fifth place overall and was the only team in the top five that was not located in the greater Madison area!

BMS earned a record eight gold medals, including six overall state championships regardless of division, both of which smashed school records! All results can be found at the following link:

http://www.uwosh.edu/science_outreach/science-olympiad/2013%20State%20Science%20Olympiad%20Division%20B%20Overall.pdf

Congratulations on a great season!

March 26th, 2013, posted by Mr. Hamm