The Bettendorf Middle School Science Bowl team placed third among 24 teams, earning bronze medals and a trophy in the Iowa Middle School Science Bowl on Feb. 25.

The Iowa Science Bowl takes place at Iowa State University, Ames, and includes a series of 16-minute matches where students are asked science and math questions. Teams with the most points at the end of the round advance in a double elimination tournament.

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