Success @ Vermillion
On Saturday, all seven of our ROV teams joined 33 other teams in competition at the 3rd Annual Coyote Challenge VEXIQ Tournament in Vermillion, SD.
This event marked the debut of our two youngest teams team 57069G Gadget Girls and 57069A Megabots. These teams have met once a week since September and made a strong showing on their first time out.
In South Dakota events, tournaments are not separated by age group. All teams compete against each other. Our other teams included our only middle school team, 57069J Jack in the Bots, and 4 elementary division teams, 57069W The Wolves, 57069F Short Fuse, 57069M Illuminati, and 57069Z Cyber Scruncheeez.
57069J finished in second place with 57069W, and 57069M taking 3rd, and 7th places respectively before finals. 57069W's alliance was awarded as Tournament Champion. 57069J's alliance came in second. 57069M's alliance came in third. 57069W also was awarded the Skills Championship Award, the STEM Award, and the Excellence Award. 57069J was awarded the Sportsmanship Award.