Akron, Ohio– Alan Brubaker, P.E., P.S., Summit County Engineer, hosted the 13th Annual Miniature Bridge Building Competition on January 25, 2013 in the Student Union at the University of Akron. Thirty-four teams from area high schools built miniature bridges of their own designs, made out of balsa wood and according to strict guidelines. Portage Lakes Career Center Team 1 came in first place. Springfield High School Team 2 claimed the second spot. Portage Lakes Career Center Team 2 won the Aesthetics Award.