The Nixa JROTC has finished in the medals at another regional competition.
The team passed several qualifier rounds and just missed fighting for the tournament championship, taking home third place out of 36 teams in the competition.
The team won the “Build Award.” The award is given to the team whose robot meets the following criteria:
• Robot construction is of high quality; robust, clean, and effective use of materials
• The robot efficiently uses mechanical and electrical components
• The robot is designed with a clear dedication to safety and attention to detail
• The robot demonstrates reliability on the field and holds up under competition conditions
• Students understand and explain how they worked together to develop their robot
The team consisted of Ariel Sheckley, A.J. McNeal, and Aiden Ewald.