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Sophie Green (left) of Highland Park participates in the fifth annual Marie Murphy’s Science Olympiad Invitational, Feb. 9, along with Sydney Kalainov (left to right), Ellia Yarandi and Ava Bogan. (Alexa Burnell/22nd Century Media)
Alexa Burnell, Freelance Reporter
3:53 am CST February 23, 2019

It was off to the mental races on Feb. 9th for the students who participated in Marie Murphy’s fifth annual Science Olympiad Invitational where students worked collaboratively with their teammates, competing in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math related topics. Science Olympiad is often compared to an academic track meet, but challenging the left and right brain hemispheres, over the fast and slow-twitch muscles.