Eighteen students from the Ryan High i-TECH Club participated
in the state competition through 11 entries, resulting in five first place and
two second place finishes at the Technology Students Association State
Competition last weekend hosted at the Waco Convention Center.
The Metal Manufacturing Team won first place and their members
include: Noah Falefia, Trent Tapley, Deven George and Micah Renner.
Winners in Architectural Home Design (various categories) include:
Payton Montgomery, first place; Deisy Yanez, first place; Collin Ambriz,
first place; Brendan McGee, second place; Caden Rivers, second place, Anna
Crawford, finalist; Alexia Bennett, finalist; Jason Martinez, finalist.
Victor Garcia won first place with his 3D printed chess set,
and Rafael Carlos won first place with his engineering development model.
The Architecture Study Model Team that finished as finalists
include: Miguel Rodroguez, Brandon Alonso, Santiago Martinez, and Luis
The Ryan i-TECH Club encourages students to develop projects
based in architectural and engineering concepts to compete at district and
state level competitions. At monthly meetings, students learn from industry
professionals to expose them to real world issues and professionals. The
sponsor is Mr. Robin Mayes.
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