Success Won’t Wait wrote an article about the Duel’s book drive! Thanks so much to all those who donated and colllected/moved them Friday and Saturday! Article available here!
The Duel had a huge turnout yesterday and was a ton of fun! We had 34 teams come out to compete and a lot of awesome volunteers! MOE made it to quarterfinals after breaking down further and further every match, our comp team did very well. Congratulations to Velocity 5420, Miss Daisy 341 and SaBOTage 1640, champions of Duel 2016! Big thanks to all of our volunteers and our co hosting team, South Jersey Robotics and 316 LuNaTecs and event coordinator John Larock! Also, our fundraising activities were very successful, collecting 11,318 pounds of books for our Success Wont Wait Book Drive, team 271 Mechanical Marauders being the winner of MOE’s Book Drive Award. Our bake sale raised over $1100, possibly breaking the record! Thanks to all those who donated and were in charge of those. Congratulations to the winner of the Mike Wade Duel Master Volunteer Award, Kevin McKay from Team 5401 Fightin’ Robotic Owls! So many great things from the Duel as always! GO MOE
Competition team: Michaela Feehery, Julia Larock, Arynn Hernandez, and Georgia Hanby brought home the 1st place trophy from GirlPower, an all-girl off season competition! Only losing two matches, MOE was the captain of the winning alliance with Firebirds 433 and Mort Beta 193! GO MOE!
Special thanks to Lucie Wilkens, John Larock, Anthony Iocano, Joe Perrotto, Carol Perrotto, Deb Massouda, Andrew Dolan, Sam Bouvier, and Alex Beyer!