CORPUS CHRISTI - Several Coastal Bend students participated in the Destination Imagination Regional Tournament in Corpus Christi on Saturday. Teams who placed first will head to state competition in Arlington on April 3 and 4th.

Schools from Alice, San Diego, Freer, Tuloso-Midway and Robstown traveled to Corpus Christi participated in the event.

DI is a problem-solving organization where students, from all over the world, to show off their creativity and talent. Students must make and design their own scripts, props and costumes without adult interference.

Students use boxes, fabric, duct tape and paint, for example, to make their props and costumes.Students pick a theme approved by DI instructors. DI is more than students having fun. They must use their math, science and critical thinking skills to solve problems.

Picture This Challenge

Middle Level

Third place - That Team -William Adams Middle School - Alice ISD

To the Rescue

Elementary Level

First place - DI Big Brains - Collins Parr Elementary - SDISD

Third place - Infinite Star Spaghettios - Dubose Elementary School - Alice ISD

Middle Level - Site 1

Second place - Timber Wolves- Dubose Intermediate School - Alice ISD

Third place - Dauntless - William Adams Middle School - Alice ISD

Middle Level - Site 2

Third place - The Avocados - Seale Junior High School - Robstown ISD

Secondary Level

Third place - DI Molishers - San Diego High School - SDISD

In the Cards

Elementary Level

First place - Back to the Future - Tuloso-Midway Intermediate School - TMISD

Middle Level

Second place - Ran Dumb - Bernanda Jaime Junior High - SDISD

Its About Time Challenge

Elementary Level

First place - Super Star Squad - Norman Thomas Elementary - Freer ISD

Third place - Mustang Squad - Noonan Elementary School - Alice ISD

Middle Level

Second place - The Offering - Freer Junior High - Freer ISD