Thank you to all of the teams that participated in the MiteY Race at the recent Joint Western & Midwestern Districts Annual Meeting in Rapid City, SD! We kicked off the meeting on Saturday, June 28th, with the 4th installment of the race with 9 family/friends and 10 student teams completing fun, but challenging tasks in Downtown Rapid City.
- 1stPlace: Haulin’ Aspelins – Karen, Erik, Klara, and Neil from the Western District
- 2nd Place: Mighty NCITErs – Kristi & Claire Sebastian, Steve Manhart, and Tom Campbell from the Midwestern District
- 3rdPlace: MiteY Minions – Mark and Alex Spencer from the Western District
The top student teams were:
- 1st Place: J&N Associates – Nicolle Spann and Johnny Truong from Cal Poly Pomona
- 2nd Place: Bruins AlmITEy – Casey Le and Daniel Kim from UCLA
- 3rd Place: Cowboy Joes – Jaime Hepner and Dick Apronti from the University of Wyoming
All of the teams that finished the race were eligible for our Grand Prize drawing of 2 Roku 3 streaming media players. The Grand Prize winners were the Pistol Petes student team from the University of Wyoming.
Finally, thank you to our sponsors, Zaki Mustafa and Rock Miller, for their support of the Student Endowment Fund. Please visit our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/TheMiteYRace) for photos of this year’s race and updates about next year’s race in Las Vegas, NV!