SLHS students compete in Physics Competition

Storm Lake High School students (left to right) Juan Garcia, Renato Guanajuato, and Juan Espino competed in the regional physics competition at Iowa Lakes Community College in Estherville on Friday, March 31. They competed in the mousetrap car and the catapult categories. The Physics Competition is the capstone event of the engineering activities accomplished during their physics class. Juan Espino, a senior, designed his car using CAD software and printed the car body on the school’s 3D printer. His design incorporates a brake system so the vehicle will stop at a predetermined target.

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