Under the incredible leadership of Sandra Burnett and Corey Adaire (Arkansas Tech STEM Institute) with dozens of faithful volunteers, the VEX State Championships were held this past weekend, on March 3rd. Talk about an exciting day of VEX robotics competition and fun, here’s the view when you first arrived:
Congrats to all the teams that realized their dreams to qualify for the World Championship at the end of April in Louisville, Kentucky. Winners headed to World include:
Tournament Champions ~ Har-Ber Robotics (Springdale), Cyclone White (Russellville High School), and Kratos (Bryant High School)
Tournament Finalists ~ Hurricane Robotics Black and Hurricane Robotics Red (Academies at Jonesboro High School), and SHHS Bears (Sylvan Hills High School)
Excellence Award ~ DC Gearheads A (Drew Central High School)
Design Award ~ Karma (Star City High School)
Robot Skills Champion ~ Hurricane Robotics Gold (Academies at Jonesboro High School)
For those of you interested in our VEX Robotics camps this summer, be on the look out for registration information to be posted mid March for our six camps in July!