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C.W. Davis team places 2nd at Odyssey of the Mind World Finals

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GAINESVILLE - The C.W. Davis Middle School Odyssey of the Mind team placed second in the 2012 Odyssey of the Mind World Finals last week at Iowa State University.

According to Hall County School System officials, the team competed with teams from 40 states and 32 foreign countries such as China, Canada, Germany, Poland, India, Russia, Kazakhstan and many others.

There were 55 teams in the middle school technical structure problem and C.W. Davis was awarded Second Place for their solution to the "You Make the Call" structure problem at World Finals on Saturday night. Shibei Middle School, from Shanghai, China took First Place and Boys Girls INV Club Toyota, from Toyota, Japan finished Third.

Davis Odyssey Team members include Cody Blystone, Rachael Faul, James Knight, Michaela Stubbs, Misa Suh, Daniel Torres and Ali Winiesdorffer. The team was coached by C. W. Davis Middle teacher Kim Carroll.

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