The 2016 Hilltop High School Science Fair Award Winners are:
HS High Excellents – (33-35) – eligible for Regional Competition (red medallion) – (5) Sponsored by Dr. Thomas J. Taylor: Ariana Brown, Malorie Heer, Allie Schmitt, Mikayla Eberly, Sage Repp.
HS Superiors – (36-40) eligible for Regional and District Competition (blue medallion) – (17) Medallions sponsored by the Three Arts Club: Danny Ackley, Ethan Dunson, Victoria Masters, Layni Allport, Cierra Grant, Veronica Roth, Colleen Bell, Kamry Gray, Abby Schaper, Leah Carothers, Shelby Kuney, Baylee Schmitt, Marlee Carroll, Macey Kunkle, Marisa Yates, Karissa Crisenbery, Tim Maneval.
High School Category Awards (1st – $15, 2nd – $10) and plaque:
Behavioral and Social Science (11 projects)
Sponsored by: Millcreek West Unity Teachers Association and Hilltop Athletic Boosters: 1st: Karissa Crisenbery, 2nd: Shelby Kuney .
Medicine and Health (8 projects)
Sponsored by: Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Cromwell, PJ&T Transportation, Harold and Teresa Jones Memorial, and the Three Arts Club: 1st: Team of Danny Ackley and Cierra Grant. 2nd: Team of Layni Alport and Macey Kunkle.
Engineering, Microbiology, Cell biology, Plant science, and Materials (10 projects)
Sponsored by: Unity Plumbing and Heating, Mr. and Mrs. Curt Cooley, and Mr. Larry E. Long: 1st: (tie) Leah Carothers, Kamry Gray, 2nd: Veronica Roth.
High School Special Awards (1st – $15, 2nd – $10)
Williams County Soil and Water Conservation District Outstanding Natural Resource Projects Sponsored by: Hilltop Athletic Boosters and Omnibus Club: 1st: Ethan Dunson, 2nd: Tim Maneval.
Outstanding Presentation of a Project: Sponsored by Millcreek West Unity Teachers Association: 1st: Baylee Schmitt
Sumner Award for the top High School Project ($25): Sponsored by: Three Arts Club: Project Title: The Effect of Cell Phone Radiation and Ways to Minimize Exposure, Name: Colleen Bell.