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Competing in Tech Wars, AMS Teams Earn Awards

kids hold projectsThree of the Amherst Middle School teams competing in the middle school division of Tech Wars competition at ECC City earned a second place and two third place awards. Tech Wars is an event involving almost 600 middle school and high school students from over 21 districts competing in various technology and engineering related events. Sixteen students are in the AMS Tech Club which meets after school and is coached by Bill Schupp, technology and engineering teacher. The students worked extremely hard over many months to get their projects ready in time for competition and their hard work paid off.

Second place in Middle School Mousetrap Cars was Laith Taher. Third place in Middle School Mousetrap Cars was Isaac Wikander and Henry Kaczmarczyk. Third place in Middle School Bridge Building was Jack Maloney.

Other students involved were Lyan Taher, Oliver Olsen, Warid Hossain, Evan Schobert, Patrick Maher, Nathan Sheridan, Joe Fabian, Ezra Sikora, Charlie Bastedo, Greyson Casali, Lily Giles and Charlie Maxwell.
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