Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School-Warsaw places in statewide Ocean Sciences Contest

From left are science teacher James Bean and Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School-Warsaw team members Cecelia MacNamara, captain Tahi Wiggins, Anna Pitts, Roman Cutler and Nathan Parker. Photo by Chris Katella, VIMS

Two teams from the Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School for Marine & Environmental Science recently faced-off against students from other Virginia schools at the 22nd annual Blue Crab Bowl.

Held at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) in Gloucester Point, this Virginia Regional Competition of the National Ocean Science Bowl (NOSB©) hosted 16 teams from across the Commonwealth. The nearly 80 students spent the day in heated tournament competition focused on the marine sciences, reported VIMS marine education specialist Dr. Carol Hopper Brill.

The team from Chesapeake Bay Governor’s School-Warsaw secured…