LEGO League

Rockwell Collins
Tournament

LEGO League
Iowa Championship

Coach and Mentors











Last updated 3/07/08
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LEGO League

An extracurricular activity for
GRADES 5 - 8
Practices: Mondays and Thursdays
4:00 - 5:30 PM
October - January

LEGO League provides 6-10 students an opportunity to build a robot made of LEGOs which will attempt to complete designated missions at local and state tournaments. Team members program their robot using user-friendly computer software. The team is also responsible for researching information on this year's theme, Power Puzzle, and presenting their findings to the judges at the tournaments. The team will be competing at the Rockwell Collins Tournament at Taft Middle School in Cedar Rapids on Sat., Dec. 15, 2007, at the Science Center of Iowa LEGO League Challenge in Des Moines on Sat., Jan. 5, 2008, and at the LEGO League Iowa Championship at Iowa State University in Ames on Sat., Jan. 19, 2008.

2007 Rockwell Collins LEGO League Tournament

Congratulations to the St. Joseph School LEGO League Team on an excellent performance at the Rockwell Collins LEGO League Tournament on Saturday, December 15, 2007 at Taft Middle School. The team captured the Second Place Creative Presentation Project Award for an imaginative, creative presentation demonstrating the team’s research and solution to the “Power Puzzle” Project during the tournament. The team also won the Second Place Teamwork Award. Members of the team are Andy Fogerty, Ian Ehrke, Brent Gamerdinger, Kevin Gorman, Jacob Schmitt, Brandon Ly, Brandon Didio, Zach Prucha, Ray Osbon, and Thomas Ball. The coach is Mr. Mike Hayek and our Rockwell Collins Engineer Mentors are Joey Richey, Chris Welzien, Terry Gamerdinger, and Dave Fogerty.

2007 Rockwell Collins LEGO League Tournament


2007-2008 LEGO League Iowa Championship
Congratulations to the St. Joseph School LEGO League Team on an excellent performance at the LEGO League Iowa Championship in Ames on Saturday, January 19, 2008. The team captured the Third Place Robot Design Award at the state tournament which involved 60 teams. Members of our team are Andy Fogerty, Ian Ehrke, Brent Gamerdinger, Kevin Gorman, Jacob Schmitt, Brandon Ly, Brandon Didio, Zach Prucha, Ray Osbon, and Thomas Ball. The coach is Mr. Mike Hayek and our Rockwell Collins Engineer Mentors are Joey Richey, Chris Welzien, Terry Gamerdinger, and Dave Fogerty.

LEGO League Iowa Championship


Coach

Mr. Mike Hayek, Technology Teacher
St. Joseph Catholic School

Mentors

Mr. Joseph Richey, Rockwell Collins Engineer

Mr. Chris Welzien, Rockwell Collins Engineer

Mr. Terry Gamerdinger, Rockwell Collins Engineer

Mr. David Fogerty, Rockwell Collins Engineer