Brianna Phillips recently competed in the 52nd Regional Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science Competition held at King’s College. She received a first place award and a perfect score, for her scientific research presentation. Brianna advanced to the state competition, in May. It was held at the Pennsylvania State University in State College. She also received a first place award and a perfect score, as well. Brianna is currently an eighth-grade student at St. Jude School. She is the daughter of Sean and Laura Phillips, of Nuangola.