Out of the 46 entries Ridgway Christian School had in the junior and senior divisions, 30 received top awards.

Out of the 46 entries Ridgway Christian School had in the junior and senior divisions, 30 received top awards.

Jacob Andersen, a freshman at Ridgway, won the overall award for the 4 year full ride scholarship to UAPB for his project on phytoremediation of oil with indigenous species of plants.

Awards include:

Overall Best of Fair Award: Jacob Andersen

UAPB Agriculture and Fisheries Award: Jacob Andersen.

UAPB Environmental Science and Environmental Management Award: Peyton Aulds.

Junior Division:

Environmental Science: Hannah Humphrey, 1st; Taylor Owen, 2nd; and Caleb Hickman, 3rd.

Materials Engineering: Jeremy Ward, 1st; Kaitlyn Bolton, 2nd.

Health/Medicine: Catherine Anderson, 2nd.

Plants: Jaicie Cheshier, 3rd.

Team: Anna Grace Wright and Garet Reginio, 1st.

Senior Division

Animal Science: Lauren Rose, 1st.

Behavioral Science: Gabe Harris, 1st.

Molecular/Cellular Biology: Abbie Nicholson, 3rd.

Chemistry: Kayla Stone, 1st, Kristen Cole, 3rd.

Earth and Planetary Science: Liz Lawrence, 2nd; Andrew McMahan, 3rd.

Materials Engineering: Caitlin McGough, 2nd; Mason Norsworthy, 3rd.

Energy/Transportation: Demetrius McCullough, 1st; Lucas Blake, 2nd.

Environmental Management: Jasmine Rowland, 1st; Madison Heflin, 2nd.

Environmental Science: Peyton Aulds, 1st, Ezra Tole, 3rd.

Medicine/Health: Cody Andersen; 1st, Blake Pennington, 2nd, Paige Topping, 3rd.

Physics/Astronomy: Jared Bishop, 3rd.

Plant Science: Jacob Anderson, 1st; Patrick Morrisey, 3rd.

Ridgway Christian School’s science teachers are Diedre Young and Beverly Brown.