HTS Students Win Big at Technology Student Association State Conference

HTSD School News, Sports and Clubs, Technology

TSA-2014

 

Fifteen students represented Holland Township School on March 26th, at the College of NJ, for the Technology Student Association, State Conference.  Eleven different events were entered and Holland students placed in Nine.

Students will now represent the state at the nationals held in Washington, DC. (June 27th-July 1st)

1st row from the left: Noah Deckert , Lexi Yates, Serena Rivera, Brendan Antrosiglio, Mason Sorge

2nd row: Kyle Reers, Morgan Taylor, Mackenzie Toth, Tommy Sjonell, Marissa Young, Jackson Ruthe,     Gavin Payne, Logan Ruthe, Aaron Reers, Michael Coppola

See below for a list of events and ranking

 

1. Career Prep  1st place (Researched and applied for, a job as an electrical engineer)
Aaron Reers

2. Medical Technology Issues  1st place (researched cancer drug delivery systems)

Mackenzie Toth

Mason Sorge

Noah Deckert

3. Website Design 1st Place  (Topic: Engineering Your Future)

Lexi Yates
Serena Rivera
Kyle Reers

4.  Environmental Focus  1st Place (Reseached GMO’s) genetically modified organism in relation to food
Aaron Reers

Mason Sorge

 

5.  Leadership Strategies 1st place  (On-site problem solving)

Gavin Payne
Marissa Young
Jackson Ruthe

6.  Video Game 2nd Place (Game to entertain children while they receive chemo)
                 Makes them feel like they are destroying the cancer
Gavin Payne

Jackson Ruthe

Tommy Sjonell

7. Inventions  2nd Place   (Beach umbrella that doesn’t blow away)
Kyle Reers
Noah Deckert

Morgan Taylor

8. Challenging Technology Issues 3rd place (on-site debate)

Serena Rivera
Lexi Yates

Mike Coppola
Logan Ruthe

 

9. Construction Challenge 3rd place (Pergola at the community pool) 

Mike Coppola

Logan Ruthe
Brendon Antrosiglio