Thursday, 16 May 2024 13:26

Ballston Spa Envirothon Team Places 2nd in Competition

The Ballston Spa High School 2024 Envirothon team. Photo provided by Stuart Williams. The Ballston Spa High School 2024 Envirothon team. Photo provided by Stuart Williams.

BALLSTON SPA — The Ballston Spa High School Envirothon team finished second overall at this year’s environmentally-themed academic competition at Saratoga State Park. The team also took first place in three different categories: Aquatics, Forestry, and Current Issue. 

The team, dubbed the “Enviodorks,” was made up of Asa Coleman, Jestin Ratti, Jesse Schallert, and Travis Valentin. Ballston Spa High School science instructor Mrs. Marcotullio was their coach.

The New York Envirothon is designed to test students’ knowledge and understanding of natural resource issues within the state.

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