SCSD Vex Robotics Teams Heading to World Championships

     Published on 3/9/16   Tagged under:    District News    Corcoran High School    Danforth Magnet School    Grant Middle School    HW Smith K-8 School    Nottingham High School   

Students from Danforth, Grant, HW Smith, Corcoran and Nottingham took part in the State Vex Robotics Competition at SRC Arena, where they showed off their STEM skills and competed against robotics teams from across the state.

Corcoran team “Cougar Robotics” (students Kelsey Lent-Moore, Mark Rowlands, Ryan Brown, Trey Anthony King, Grace Redmond and Mara Nunez), Nottingham team “F(net)” (students Fahim Rahman, Julian Velandia, Nasheett Usman and Carlos Echenique) and Grant team “Grant 1” (students Aser Negash, Ryann Lapp and Paige Sutton) even qualified for the World Competition in Kentucky! “Cougar Robotics” also won the Hometown Hero Award, the Tournament Finalist Award and the Excellence Award. “F(net)” won the Robot Skills High Score Award and the Amaze Award, and “Grant 1” won the Middle School Excellence Award. Corcoran’s “Attack on Bots” team was the Highest Ranked All Girls Team, Nottingham’s “Ghostbusters” team was a Tournament Finalist, HW Smith team “Sky Jax” won the Last, Not Least Award and HW Smith team “SmallShooter” won the Middle School Judges Award.

Great work to all of these students for their hard work!