MMI team finishes fifth at Envirothon state competition


MMI Preparatory School’s team of Lauren Babinetz, Alexander Sessock, Kaitlyn McGeehan, Dominique Kline, and Grant Warren finished in fifth place at the Pennsylvania Envirothon state competition in Selinsgrove. Schools from across 65 counties competed in the event. The MMI team posted an overall score of 500.33 points out of a possible 600 and finished with a score above 75 in each event category. The team’s category scores were: oral component (94.33), soils and land use (85), aquatics (83), current issue – grassland and pastureland management (81), forestry (80) and wildlife (77). Shown are team members Alexander Sessock, Lauren Babinetz, Kaitlyn McGeehan, Dominique Kline, and Grant Warren. Also pictured, at far left, is advisor Michael Mele.