Ridgewood Bridge Builder to International Contest

After taking home first place in the Regional Bridge Building Competition, a member of the Grover Cleveland High School’s bridge building squad will represent the city in an international competition in Las Vegas later this week. Angela DeLeon (standing at far left), who took home first prize in the regionals, is one of two representatives from New York City who will compete against similar engineers from around the world. She and her colleagues on the Grover Cleveland team are shown at the Ridgewood high school on Monday, Apr. 30. They are (from left to right) DeLeon, Phurbu Dolma, Apil Sapkota, Pamela Cruz, teacher Lloyd Kiefer, assistant coach Krishna Mahabir, Stanmir Karamihaylov, Darwin Castillo, Richa Gurung, Anastasia Theologi and Irishvarsha Lyyadurai.

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