BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – Approximately 60 elementary school students competed against each other during Brunswick County’s annual science fair on Tuesday at the Odell Williamson Auditorium.
Hannah Greer, of Southport Elementary, won first place with her project “Tidal effects on the Cape Fear River salinity,” according to a news release from the school system’s spokesperson Jessica Swencki.
Bryce Young, of Southport Elementary, took home second place and Savannah Branch, of Union Elementary, rounded out the top three.
Day two of the event on Wednesday will feature middle and high school students. The projects will be judged and on displace from 10:30 a.m. until 1:15 p.m. with an awards ceremony following at 2 p.m.