Competition introduces kids to engineering

DAVENPORT, Iowa - Some students and families put on their game faces for an engineering competition on Friday.
The Quad City Engineering and Science Council held it's 11th annual Battle of the Bridges. 
Participants were given tools, wood, and 3 hours to create the best bridge they could. 
QCESC director Jeff Melvin says his goal is to introduce kids to science in a fun and inventive way.
The competition continued on Saturday where more than a dozen families participated. 

Local 4 photojournalist Owen Hoke brings us the story.

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