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