2008 Regional Fair Winners

2008 North Central West Virginia Science, Energy and Engineering Fair Winners

Fairmont State University College of Science and Technology wishes to thank the 65 student entrants and their teachers, parents and guardians for making the 2008 fair a big success.


Congratulations to the following category winners:

Behavioral and Social Science, Junior Division
First Place: Allegra Davis, Which One Are You?
Second Place: Zachary Leggett and Franklin Crouch,
Third Place: Dillion Alexander, The Fear Factor

Botany, Junior Division
Honorable Mention: Quentin Hayhurst, Plants
Honorable Mention: Colton Rose, Can Plants Eat Insects?

Chemistry and Biochemistry, Junior Division
First Place: Joel Sampson, Science in a Vacuum
Second Place: Samantha Godby, Mr. Owl...
Third Place: Taylor Davisson, The Science of Liguid Light
Honorable Mention: Brittany Greathouse, What is the Better Carpet Cleaner?

Earth and Space, Junior Division
Second Place: Quinton Hinzman, How Clean is the Air?
Honorable Mention: Matthew Zorn, Mountain Mama - The Birth of Mountains
Honorable Mention: Crystal Jolliff

Energy, Junior Division
First Place: John Kimble, Batteries: Which Keep Going and Going and Going

Engineering, Senior Division
First Place: Daniel Villarreal and Corey Brown, Tatertillary

Engineering, Junior Division
First Place: Coriana Fitz and Connor Fitz

Medicine, Health and Microbiology, Junior Division
First Place: Alyssa Parker, Kills 99.9% of Bacteria
Second Place: Kayla Furby, Bacteria: What? Where? How?
Third Place: Alexis Cayton, What's in it?
Honorable Mention: Anna Starkey and Deidre Tobin, Got it Made with Gatorade or is H2O the Way to Go?
Honorable Mention: Cailin Jones, Healthy Habits

Physics, Math and Computers, Junior Division
First Place: Andrew Lowther, Up, Up, and Away
Second Place: Ian Spencer, Fling It?!
Third Place: Douglas Bailey, Target Practice
Honorable Mention: Amanda Lamb, The Spectrum of Light
Honorable Mention: Adrian McMillan, Does the Weight of a Bullet Affect Accuracy?

Zoology, Junior Division
First Place: Chelsea Cottrill, Feline Favorite
Second Place: Marvin Hickman, What is the Habitat of a Wild Turkey?
Third Place: Shala Pritt, Doggone, I'm Using the Wrong Paw
Honorable Mention: Daniel Plaugher, Herd Bull vs. AI Offspring