LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Harvard-Westlake School Team B won the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power’s annual Science Bowl regionals Saturday.
The competition was held in downtown Los Angeles.READ MORE: Southland Braces For Triple-Digit Temperatures
This is Harvard-Westlake’s first regional title, according to the school.
As the regional champions, team members each receive a $1,000 Hitachi Scholarship and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. to compete nationally at the U.S. Department of Energy National Science Bowl (April 24-28.)READ MORE: At Least One Hurt When Car Slams Into Light Pole In Sylmar
Harvard-Westlake School Team B will represent Los Angeles. Nine other teams from California will compete among students representing 40 states.
The Harvard-Westlake team has big shoes to fill. Previous LADWP regional winners have captured four national titles and placed among the top five teams 11 times.MORE NEWS: California's June 15 Economic Reopening Has Many Residents Rejoicing, While Others Say They're Worried
North Hollywood High School Team A, last year’s LA winner and a holder of 15 regional titles and one national championship, placed second. The third place winner was Harvard-Westlake School Team A, while Palisades Charter High School placed fourth.