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Colorado
General Information
Member of SO since
Total teams 120
Division B Champion Blevins
Division C Champion Pouder
State Tournament Location School of Mines
Date
Website


History

Colorado is a fairly big state for SO. Trial events are nonexsitant here but instead all regionals and the state compition do all 23 events and they follow the rules fairly well.

Past State Champs

In B a school does very well for years but then a new schools comes and take 1st. In C it started off with Ft Collins but then Pouder got 1st and kept it that way for years.(chart to come)

Year Division B Champion B Champ Nats Place Division B Runner-up B Runner-up Nats Place Division C Champion C Champ Nats Place Division C Runner-up C Runner-up Nats Place
1988
1989
1990
1991
1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999 Fort Collins High School 20 N/A
2000 Poudre High School 17 N/A
2001 Fort Collins High School 28 N/A
2002 Poudre High School 5 Fort Collins High School 25
2003 Poudre High School 6 N/A
2004 Poudre High School 7 N/A
2005 Poudre High School 12 N/A
2006 Poudre High School 12 N/A
2007 Platte River Academy Middle School Poudre High School 9 Cheyenne Mountain High School 31
2008 Poudre High School 4 N/A
2009 Blevins Jr. High School 31st Lesher N/A Poudre High School 12th Cheyenne Mountain High School N/A

Compitions

Invitationls: Cheyenne Mt High

Regionals: Pouder High, UCCS

State: Colorado School of Mines

Teams

Division B

Blevins Middle School
Connect Middle School
Jenkins Middle School
Lesher Middle School
Platte River Academy Middle School

Division C

Air Acadamy High School
Buena Vista High School
Cherry Creek High School
Cheyenne Mt High School
Lewis-Palmer High School
Palmer High School
Poudre High School

Info for events

State Specific Infomation

science word/ picture this- the words are almost always easy one so speed is the key in these events

crimebusters- well run but ALWAYS bring droppers with you they dont have any even though it says so in the rules

ex. desgin- very open ended nothing really specific when it comes to the experiment

WIDI- no legos or any other building kits here, here styrofoam and pipe cleaners are favorites

rocks/fossils- many stations identification is HEAVLY tested

food science- always two or more labs at regionals states is always a written test

tech events- relatively easy compared to other states but make sure your in the first teir almost half of all things enters are not in this