West High School’s Science Olympiad team is on a winning streak.
They just returned home with a first place medal from the 2017 Los Angeles Regional Science Olympiad Tournament. The 15-member team made up of students from 9th to 12th grades competed in 23 events covering various science disciplines including chemistry, physics, astronomy and biology.
West dominated in 19 events by placing in the top six and eventually earned first place overall by beating 31 other high school teams.
They are heading next to the April 8 state tournament at Caltech.