Egg Drop

Egg Drop

5th Annual Egg Drop Competition
April 28, 2017

Registration begins January 6, 2017.

Individual Registration

Team Registration

Last day to register is April 19​​, 2017

Location: The John Gilbert Reese Center

1209 University Drive
Central Ohio Technical College
Newark, OH 43055

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

​Join as an individual or part of a team! Participants will showcase their innovative designs to protect an egg and drop it from a 2nd story height of 22 feet. Open to all high school students.

​Prizes and scholarships awarded for the winning entries

Check out the Official Rules and  Facts and Questions sheets for more detailed information.

All participants are required to bring with them the Marketing and Public Relations Release Form and completed Participant's Form on the day of the competition.

Additional questions? Please email

Check out COTC's Engineering Technology programs​

Thanks to our 2017 sponsors​

​$1,000 Prize Sponsors:

MPW Industrial Services 
Newark Army Recruiting Center

​$1,000 Trophy Sponsor:​

Owens Corning 

​$1,000 Backpack Sponsor:

UMD Automated Systems 

​$500 VIP Room Sponsor:​

ADR & Associates ​

​General Event Sponsors:

Ampacet Corporation 
Licking Memorial Hospital 
McWane Ductile 
ms consultants, inc. 
Packaging Corporation of America, Inc. 
Park National Bank 
Screen Machine Industries 
Weekley Electric, LLC ​​


2016: 4th Annual Egg Drop Competition

This competition for all high school students was held on April 29, 2016 at Central Ohio Technical College. Participants showcased their innovative designs to protect an egg and drop it from a second​ story height.​​

2016 High School Egg Drop Competition Winners


3rd Place-Tracey Collins, Linden McKinley
2nd Place-Evan Moore, Linden McKinley
1st Place-Conner Riley, Fredericktown​


3rd Place-Nathan Claude, Linden McKinley
2nd Place-Dalvin Smith, Linden McKinley
1st Place-Amon Smith, Linden McKinley


3rd Place-Sam Fortune, Coshocton County Career Center
2nd Place-Zakk Runser from SW Career Academy
1st Place-Daniel Deliduka, SW Career Academy


3rd Place-Scott Howard, East Knox
2nd Place-Dalton Webster, Johnstown
1st Place-Payal Patel, New Lexington


3rd Place-Crooksville HS, Tyler Sprinkal, William Fisher, Dillon Storts and Dalton Fink
2nd Place-Crooksville HS, Lane Tokie, Nathanial Westfall, Tanner German and Taylor Wilson
1st Place-Knox County Career Center, Kevin Taylor, Kayla Levings)


Fredericktown High School

Most Scrambled

Fredericktown High School (Ryan Matthews and Kassi Farson)

Most Eggstraordinary

Lakewood Local Egg Breaker Team (Ken Clippinger, Will Rigsby, Laura Porter and  Jacob Dodson

Most Eggcellent

SW Career Academy (Daliz Torres, Ashley Valacencio and Conner McKenzie)

Spirit of Eggcellence​

New Lexington High School (Miranda Kindaid)

Photos from the 2015 Egg Drop eventOVERALL WINNER (Most Accumulated Points) NEW LEXINGTON HIGH SCHOOL


Egg Drop Mascot
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Egg Drop participants 

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Egg Drop Participants outside