Pilgrim Park Middle School held their 20th Annual Rube Goldberg Machine Building Competition on Friday, June 4. The event was coordinated by Sarah Reedy and the top 3 spots in the competition were awarded to:
1st Place Team: Think Negative - Dayne Galster, Hendrik Kerwel, Thomas Waple
2nd Place Team: 6ft. Machine - Collin Montoure, Shane Kimmel, Ben Swanson
3rd Place Team: Covid Landia - Sophia Balistreri, Parker Della, Grant Meidam, and Kiley Schmitt
Judges Choice Award Team: 2-way tie between the following two teams: Put on Yo Mask - Gavin Longley, Luke Frohwirth, Dan Hafran; and To Grandmother's House We Go - Olivia Kinart, Hannah Rivecca, Allie Falci, and Isabelle Klick.
Congratulations to all of the 7th graders for their amazing Rube Goldberg Machines! Special congratulations to our finalists who participated in Friday's school-wide competition. The judges were impressed with the creativity, innovation, and how well behaved the students were.
Photos of the teams and their machines can be seen in the slideshow below.