SCHOOLS: Portlaoise quiz team of young science experts are through to a national final

Lynda Kiernan

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SCHOOLS: Portlaoise quiz team of young science experts are  through to a national final

Luan Fletcher-Calt, Conor Devoy and Paul Booth

A team of three quiz experts from St Mary's CBS in Portlaoise are preparing their scientific knowledge for a big challenge.

The young einsteins won the regional of the ISTA Senior Science Quiz, and will now represent the midlands region in the national final.

Sixth year Leaving Cert students Luan Fletcher-Calt, Conor Devoy and Paul Booth won the regional on Thursday November 16.

The team won the quiz in style and will represent St Mary's CBS in the National Finals in Trinity College Dublin on Saturday November 26.

Their school has congratulated the team on an excellent performance.

The best of luck boys from the whole of Laois! 

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