This past weekend the Wetsel Middle School 8th grade Robotics Team placed second in Regional Robotics Competition at George Mason University out of 17 teams. Wetsel qualified to move on to state competition in Harrisonburg in December.
The 8th Grade Team is composed of: Morgan Clark, Emma Fox, Connor Houser, Colby Messinger, Bailey Smith, Abi Tanner, Julian Tyree, and Luke Wintersgill. Additionally, the following members of the 7th Grade team competed: Hannah Gessler, Emily Gohn, Cole Graves, T.E. Lumsden, and Jackson Utz.
The team is coached by Tori Gelbert, Carol Chesney, and Shawn McDonough.