Odyssey teams advance to World Finals in Michigan

Students with Omer in front of banner
The Goshen Intermediate School Odyssey of the Mind team will advance to the World Finals in May.

Two teams from the Goshen Central School District compete against students from around the world at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals at Michigan State University.

The Goshen Intermediate School’s Odyssey of the Mind team, “Opposites Attract,” and the C. J. Hooker Middle School’s Odyssey of the Mind team, “Classics…Leonardo’s Workshop,” both placed second in their divisions during the New York State competition over the weekend and will advance to the World Finals May 22-25.

C. J. Hooker Middle School

Classics…Leonardo’s Workshop, Division II

Team members Roxanne Aclin, Jolina Dong, Aliana Vanichpong-Barbosa , Hannah Fruhling, Abigail Meyer, Carly Seligman, Isabel Seligman. Coached by Heidi Seligman and Brian Seligman.

Goshen Intermediate School

Opposites Distract, Division I

Team members Sion Siljkovic, Ethan Tetzlaff, Nathan Hulse, (back row) Grace McAndrews, McKenzie English, Isabel Barnhorst, and Julia McKenna (second row).  Second picture:  Grace McAndrews, McKenzie English, Julia McKenna, Isabel Barnhorst, Nathan Hulse, Ethan Tetzlaff and Sion Siljkovic.  Coached by Cathy Kloorfain

Group of smiling students in matching t-shirts
The C. J. Hooker Middle School Odyssey of the Mind team will advance to the World Finals in May.