Wayland Robotics Team Finishes Third in Regional Competition
In their first appearance at the Sea Perch Underwater Robotics Competition at the Great Lakes Naval Station this weekend, Wayland's Robotics team, Red Storm, finished third out of 21 teams in the regional competition.
Team members Oshane Vaccianna `20, Ken Wang `19, Liz Fogarty `20, Andrew Sutton `19, Connor Keene-Gefvert `22, and Josh Greco `19 invested four months into the planning, research, discovery and engineering of a winning strategy to develop our submersible remotely operated vehicle (ROV).
The team and advisor Holly Gefvert `78 celebrated their accomplishment with a Great Lakes Naval representative, local government, and Illinois Congressman Brad Schneider. The event is sponsored by the National Museum of the American Sailor.