The Ozark Chapter of the Missouri Society of Professional Engineers held their Thirty-Fourth Annual Model Bridge Contest for Southwest Missouri Students on the evening of Wednesday, March 29, 2023 in conjunction with the Ozarks Science and Engineering Fair at the Hammons Student Center on the campus of Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri.
The top three finishers in the Middle School (grades 4 - 8) and High School Division (grades 9 – 12) will receive framed certificates as well as a cash prize to commemorate their accomplishment! Additionally, the top two finishers in the High School Division are eligible to compete in the upcoming International Bridge Contest, to be held Saturday, April 29th, 2023 in Chicago, Illinois.
Thank you to everyone who participated and helped ensure that the event was a success!
For additional information, including the rules, results from previous contests, or to order bridge kits, please see the links below. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact either Shannon Shank or Stacy Bergmann at OzarkModelBridge@gmail.com.
2023 High School Division Winners
1st place: Alex Nimmo of Ozark High School
2nd place: Iggy Lipton of Ozark High School
3rd place: Josh Lambert of Ozark High School
2023 Middle School Division Winners
1st place: Audrey Gao of Central scholars
2nd place: Anya Soni of Greenwood Lab School
3rd place: Todd Gao of Central Scholars
2023 Teacher/Sponsor Division Winner
Ahren Love of Ozark High School
2023 Engineering Student Division Winner
2023 Engineers Division Winner
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