GOOD LUCK TO TEAMS FROM THREE LOCAL HIGH SCHOOLS WHICH WILL COMPETE IN SHELL'S ECO-MARATHON IN HOUSTON THIS WEEKEND. 

STUDENTS FROM BENTON, PARKWAY AND A JOINT TEAM FROM AIRLINE AND HAUGHTON WILL COMPETE FOR THE TOP PRIZE.  THE GOAL IS TO DESIGN AND BUILD ENERGY EFFICIENT VEHICLES. LAST YEAR, THE BENTON TEAM PRODUCED A CONCEPT CAR THAT COULD GO 500 MILES PER GALLON.  ENGINEERS FROM LOUISIANA TECH ARE HELPING THE TEAMS.