Balsa Wood Contest 2016

The 2016 Balsa Wood Bridge Building Contest was held at the Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Science.

Results

High School Division
Student Names Bridge Weight Load Held Efficiency (Load/Wt)
First Place Paul Bohlen .08050 lb 40.31 lbs 500.75
Second Place Julia Bohlen .07050 lb 32.04 lbs 454.47
Third Place Samuel Bohlen .08150 lb 26.28 lbs 322.45
Middle School Division
Student Names Bridge Weight Load Held Efficiency (Load/Wt)
First Place Brett and Brock Weyer .05450 lb 28.28 lbs 518.90
Second Place Zach Ondash and Austin Jones .03700 lb 15.62 lbs 422.16
Third Place Aaron Thompson .10800 lb 42.54 lbs 393.89
Elementary School Division
Student Names Bridge Weight Load Held Efficiency (Load/Wt)
First Place Hunter Schenck and Cooper Thompson .15150 lb 87.62 lbs 578.35
Second Place Braden Schipp and Jaxson Bender .11250 lb 42.78 lbs 380.27
Third Place Audrey Weyer .09150 lb 32.80 lbs 358.47

If you would like to know how you placed, or for more information about the Balsa Wood Bridge contest, please contact Christina Bernauer at cb243@evansville.edu.

Office Email
ja82@evansville.edu

Office Location
1800 Lincoln Ave. Evansville Indiana 47722