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Sycamore student wins Honors at State W.Y.S.E.

Published: Wednesday, May 1, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

Casey Bunge, 15, a junior at Sycamore High School, won fifth place in the Math and sixth place in the Physics sections of the Statewide W.Y.S.E. competition (Division 1500) at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana on April 9.

Bunge is looking forward to doing even better next year when he hopes to compete his way to the state competition for a third time.

The Academic Challenge is a competitive series of tests created and administered by Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering and offered to high school students in Illinois and Missouri.

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