Local teams head to Global DI competition
The Chilly Peppers, a team of five Murray sixth graders, took second place at the Destination ImagiNation state tournament in April and will head to the Global competition in Knoxville, Tenn., in May. Team members are Hannah Hausman, Bridget Lee, Audrey di-Girolamo, Riley Eddins and Charlie Wilson-Jackson.
The fourth-grade Destination ImagiNation team the 7 Fluffy Slugburgerz took third place at the state tournament and are advancing to the Global competition in May. Team members are Caitly Coyle, Molly Clement, Maggie Fuller, Gustavo Juarez-Sweeney, Levi Nichols, Oliver Pletch, and Charles Wriedt.
Fourth-grade team the Red Pandas took fourth place at the state tournament and will serve as an alternate to Globals. Team members are Hemetii Apet, Kendall Beard, Graham Whitney, Violet Eicher and Lydia Westerlund.