Top 50 invention entries selected

IMG_0691The following entries will proceed for judging by the National Academy of Inventors (USF Chapter) tomorrow (Wed. Jan. 30, 2013) at noon.  From these 50, the top ten finalists will be selected.  The remaining 40 will receive special Honorable Mention Medals of Science and Innovation (photo right). 

Nearly 600 invention entries were judged by a panel of 9 experienced technologists.  Including Anton Hopen, Ron Smith, Steve Rogai, Guy Hagen, Woody Pollack, Robert Varkonyi, Michele Lawson, Nilay Choksi and Andriy Lytvyn.

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Inventor Invention School Grade Teacher
Nicolas DeMalteris Trash Can under Car Seat Martinez Middle   Mrs. Griffin
Lucas McLaughlin Magic Laces Canterbury 3 Holly Wintrip/Kim Tomko
Sylvia Beach Self-Fastening Fabric Patch Highland Lakes Elem 2 Cathleen Ell
Jonathan Ullom Lawn Mower Side Discharge Chute Clearer Home-Schooled 11 Home-Schooled
Colby Tomasello Stretchy Shoes Countryside Montessori 6 Bridgett Nicholson
Cole Thomas Cleaning Device St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
Alexis Warner The Toothpaste Saver St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
Katie Warren Boo Boo Baboon St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
J. Maxwell Rich No Spill Milk Jug for Kids St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
Stamatina Liristis Scratch O Matic St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
Keeley Karnes Hear-rings St. Pauls School 3 Joanie Falk
Peyton Strawn Cool’n’ Tool Box Walden Lake Elem 3 Sandra Van Oosten
Zach Hall Cartngo Walden Lake Elem 3 Sandra Van Oosten
Kristen Ryan Game Timer Walden Lake Elem 4 Sandra Van Oosten
Ashley Dunn The Water Cooler Walden Lake Elem 4 Sandra Van Oosten
Ben Paquet Soap-Cloth Walden Lake Elem 4 Sandra Van Oosten
Cooper Harrington Sound Asleep Clocks Walden Lake Elem 4 Sandra Van Oosten
Javin Kubarek Ear Armour-Ear Protector Highland Lakes Elem 4 Cathleen Ell
George Seits Built-In French-Fry Condiment Holder Middleton High 10  
Mica Jadick Cereal Container that Removes Crumbs Martinez Middle 7 Shane Ama
Kassidy Jones Text Off McKeel Academy 4 Charla Stephenson
Jennifer Solomon Umbrella Plant McKeel Academy 3 Ashley Long
Samuel Hash Sunglasses with Built in screwdrivers McKeel Academy 4 Donna Rees
Stephen Llopiz Kiddie Safe Food Tray McKeel Academy 4 Donna Rees
Jamie Wheatcraft The Sandyhook Alert System McKeel Academy 4 Katie Powell
Prerna Ravinder The Back Benefactor McKeel Academy 5 Lisa Bridges
Andrew Morales The Mailbox Cage McKeel Academy 5 Heather McKnight
Sara Trinci Beach Raft Anchor Electa Lee Magnet 7 Rebekka Stasny
Preston Plath The Remote Finder Electa Lee Magnet 7 Rebekka Stasny
Liam Holton Hairbrush for different hair South McKeel Academy 4 Amber Schumaker
Evan Thompson Little dog away from big dogs food South McKeel Academy 4 Amber Schumaker
Sidney Rhoton Scroll Upz Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Elizabeth Lauer Coffee & Green Tea Hair Dye Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Elizbeth Paredes Vanity Touch Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Jordyn Avers Flow Reader Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Karisa Mehl The Hat Pal Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Jazmin Collins Musical Laces Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Nicholas Boyd Safe Teen Driver System Oak Grove Middle 8 Terrie Soltau
Matthew Ahrens-Luchynsky Video Game Shopping Cart Wellspring Enrichment 1 Angela Hartle
Mikal Willeke Air Powered Mattress Corner Lifter Wellspring Enrichment 5 Angela Hartle
Grace Larson Portable Hitching Post for Dogs Safety Harbor Elem 4 Ms. Howard
Arlette Martinez Crasher stopper McKeel Academy 4 Charla Stephenson
Morgan Brazier MusiPack Anderson Elementary 5 Stephanie Branson
Bud Medvid Quick Tape Cut Dispenser Oak Grove Middle 8 M. Daniels
Annabelle Anderson Hot Lunch St. Pauls School 4 Joanie Falk
Elizabeth Adair Automatic Pausing Headphones Home-Schooled 8 Home-Schooled
Zach Duart Wheel-chair wheel cover all-terrain adapter Keswick Christian 3 Eleanor Baumner
Anna Williams X-Faucet Gloves Keswick Christian 3 Eleanor Baumner
Cody Norris Auto-Ladder Keswick Christian 3 Eleanor Baumner
Gabriel Sonnenschein Multiport Auto-Timing Charging Station Keswick Christian 3 Eleanor Baumner

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