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2011 LI regional Siemens Competition finalists

Siemens Competition finalist Austin Wild of Southside H.S

Siemens Competition finalist Austin Wild of Southside H.S in Rockville Centre. (Oct. 21, 2011) Photo Credit: Newsday/Alejandra Villa

Nine LI students were named regional finalists in the Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology.

Blake Smith, right, of Oceanside, and his teammate
Photo Credit: Charlie Archambault

Blake Smith, right, of Oceanside, and his teammate Vickram Gidwani of Demarest, N.J., finished fourth in the national Siemens science competition. They split a $30,000 scholarship award.

Photo of Siemens science contest fourth-place team winner,
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Photo of Siemens science contest fourth-place team winner, Blake Smith (left), of Oceanside and his partner, Vickram Gidwani.

Siemens Competition of Science finalist, Blake Smith of
Photo Credit: Alejandra Villa

Siemens Competition of Science finalist, Blake Smith of Oceanside H.S. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Siemans regional science contest winner Alexandra McHale, of
Photo Credit: Daniel Brennan

Siemans regional science contest winner Alexandra McHale, of Smithtown East High School, holding a handful of topsoil in a science classroom. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Senior Holly Flores, of Huntington High School, was
Photo Credit: Mario Gonzalez

Senior Holly Flores, of Huntington High School, was one of 9 Long Island students to be named a Siemens regional finalist. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Tom Wang, 17, a senior at The Wheatley
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Tom Wang, 17, a senior at The Wheatley School in Old Westbury poses for a portrait with Petri dishes in a science classroom Friday. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Half Hollow Hills East High School student Aneesh
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Half Hollow Hills East High School student Aneesh Shah is a finalist in the Siemens Competitiion regionals. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Half Hollow Hills West High School student Matthew
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Half Hollow Hills West High School student Matthew Rudin is a finalist in the Siemens Competitiion regionals. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Garden City High School's Alina Ranjbaran is one
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Garden City High School's Alina Ranjbaran is one of the Long Island's regional Siemens Competition finalists. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Siemens Competition finalist Austin Wild of Southside H.S
Photo Credit: Newsday/Alejandra Villa

Siemens Competition finalist Austin Wild of Southside H.S in Rockville Centre. (Oct. 21, 2011)

Roslyn High School's Christie Wang is one of
Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp

Roslyn High School's Christie Wang is one of the Long Island's regional Siemens Competition finalists. (Oct. 21, 2011)

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