A very special year at the National Robotics Challenge this year. Tri-Rivers/RAMTEC Engineering Instructor Ritch Ramey received the Hannemen Award at the ceremony the closing awards ceremony. He was very surprised by the award and the recognition from Governor Mike Dewine and Lt. Governor Jon Husted. Lt. Gov. Husted spoke at the awards event.
More than 1300 participants from 9 states and 2 countries competed last weekend at the National Robotics Challenge at our Marion Fairgrounds Veteran Memorial coliseum. Thirty-one students and staff members from the RAMTEC Engineering Technologies program were there.
The Engineering Technology Winners from this weekend were:
- Gold Medal Pick n Place Robotics contest is; Kyle Hook, Riley McElroy and Matt Moser
- Silver Medal Pick n Place Robotics Medal Winners were Kaity Bender, Cheyanne Thomas and Brandon Levering
- Silver Medal Pick n Place Robotics Medal Winners were Justin Brown, Justin Hix and Evan Backensto
- Inter activity Challenge Silver medal winner was Nathan Neville
- The Ant Weight Combat Robot Silver winning team was Austin, Kyle and Kevin Wade.
- The team Silver Medal Pick n Place Robotics Medal Winners Kaity Bender, Cheyanne Thomas and Brandon Levering won the Honda Innovation Award for best teamwork!