GMS Lego Teams compete in Washington County Regional First Lego League Competition

On Saturday, Dec. 8th, the GMS LEGO League competed in the Musket Alliance Qualifier at David Crockett High School in Jonesborough, TN. Both the Block Jocks and the GMS Mind Stormers represented Greeneville City Schools in the competition.

The Block Jocks earned a second place finish in Robot Performance and the top award, winning a 1st place Overall Champions award for the second consecutive year. The Block Jock team is comprised of these GMS students:

6th Grade:

Zachary Howard

Jack Lampe

7th Grade:

Selena Ashley

Shane Candelaria

Mason Philbeck

8th Grade:

Alex Hartman

Emma Olson

Wade Parton

The Mind Stormers had a very successful day finishing 5th out of 21 teams in the table game, and getting high marks in the areas of Robot Design, Project Presentation, and Core Values. This led the team to earn a 3rd place Championship Award. The Championship Awards are reserved for the top 3 teams of the day. 

The Mind Stormers LEGO League is made up of the following students:

6th Grade

Donaven ā€œDā€ Braun

Reagan Smith

Annika Vines

Caleb Ford

Lucas Southerland

7th Grade

Grant Litchfield

8th Grade

Shyla Williams

Asher Rogers

Zach Hayes

Kaden Trieble

Both the Block Jocks and the Mind Stormers have earned advancement to the state championship at Tennessee Tech. University, which will be held on February 9, 2019.



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