REDDING, Calif. -

A team from U-Prep in Redding will compete in the National Science Bowl which starts Thursday in Washington D.C.

The team won the regional championships in March.

Team members include Logan Ryan, Christian Macias, Joban Gill, Leo Choti and Melia Matthews.

They will compete against teams from all across the country.  The U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Science is hosting the 5-day event.

Stay with KRCR for updates through the competition.