The tournament brought together finalists consisting of the top 28 teams from schools across Northern California to compete in science and engineering events, including tower building, anatomy, food science, optics and rocket building.
Mira Loma High School won their respective division and will now move on to the national finals May 18 - 20 at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Mira Loma won a definitive victory with a point total double their next closest competitor.
Mira Loma has been to the nationals several times over the competition’s 30-year history and will be the returning national champions. They will compete against the top teams from Ohio, Illinois, Texas and Southern California.
The Mira Loma team is coached by teachers Scott Martinez, Mark Porter and Rochelle Jacks.