Envirothon team advances to state competition

Environmental Club students at EnvirothonA group of Schuylerville High School environmental club members is advancing to the State Envirothon, after winning the regional Saratoga County Envirothon on Wednesday, May 2. The team, made up of all seniors, placed first in all six categories. Cameron Alber, Sidney Gregorek, Caitlin Kelleher, Tristan Turner and Derek Willson will compete in the state competition on May 23 and 24 at Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva.

Two other Schuylerville High School teams were also successful at the regional competition. Claire Barton, Alex Cappelletti, Jillian Lebowitz, Emily Swenson and Sean Swenson placed second in current issues and third in wildlife and aquatics. Meanwhile, the all-freshman team made its Envirothon debut, placing first in aquatics, second in soils and wildlife, and third in forestry. Congratulations to Camilla Brown, Cameron Wian, Rachel Stortz, Olivia Stortz and Troy Soriano!