Edwards County ACES place first at Regionals

Congratulations ECHS: 1st place at ACES Regionals out of 7 teams! 

The Edwards County ACES team took 1st place out of 7 teams at the Regional Academic Challenge in Engineering and Science competition, held at Olney Central College on Wednesday, Feb. 5. The team will advance to Sectionals at Eastern Illinois University on Mar. 12. Individual team winners were:

 Biology-1st, Jack Krouse, 2nd, Sam Speir

Chemistry-1st, Eli Berger, 3rd, Cole Fishel

Computer Science-tied 2nd, Max Short and Landon Greatline

Engineering Graphics-1st, Molly Swardstrom

Math-1st, Jack Krouse

Physics-1st, Landon Greatline, 3rd, Alex Fegatelli

Other team members include: Andrew Rotramel, Audrey Rotramel, Aaron Brown, Hannah Taylor, Zoe Barnes and Max Fieber. The team is coached by ECHS Math Instructor Janette Zurliene. ACES replaces the competition formerly known as WYSE.