Contact: Tony Bell, Communications Deputy
Office: (213) 974-5555 Cell: (213) 215-5176
June 10, 2014
For Immediate Release
Troop Leader Jossalyn Emslie, Madeline Emslie, Supervisor Antonovich, Hannah Kim, Vienna Murillo
LOS ANGELES COUNTY — Supervisor Michael D. Antonovich recognized members of the San Gabriel Valley Girls Scouts Troop 353 for advancing to the national finals of the Team American Rocketry Challenge finals.
Co-sponsored by NASA and the U.S. Department of Defense, the Team American Rocketry Challenge is an annual model rocket competition for students in grades 7 to 12. Started in 2003 to mark the 100th anniversary of flight, it fosters interest in aerospace engineering careers with corporations, universities, and the armed services.
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