Catalina Foothills High School took first place at the Arizona Science Olympiad for the seventh year in a row. 

The competition, held March 1 at Glendale Community College, consisted of a series of individual and team events that encourage learning in biology, earth science, chemistry, physics, problem solving and technology.

As the top ranking team, Catalina Foothills will go on to represent Arizona at the national tournament in May at the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Fla.

Contact reporter Alexis Huicochea at or 573-4175. On Twitter @AlexisHuicochea​

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