The Gentry High Robotics team, Delta Overload, recently competed in the Bayou Regional Robotics Competition held in New Orleans and finished 10th out of 59 against teams from multiple states and four countries.
There were teams from the Netherlands, Mexico, Turkey and the USA. The website is firstinspires.com.
One of Gentry’s students sang the National Anthem on that Saturday morning for the opening ceremony.
Pictured (from left) kneeling Ronald Ayles. In the first row are LaAndrea Gates, Shaniqwa Barber, Kyanie Waters, Janyia Elmore, Felicity McClinton, Williams, Ikia Crisler, JaiSase Bowman, Jamel Campbell, Yulanda Campbell and Demetria Price. In the second row are Kelvin Moton, Kelvun Moton, Keshona Young, Kimberly Smith, Flora Jimerson, Jaylen Brown, Howard Brand and Jacorie Davis. In the third row are William Ross, Kelvun Moton, Kevian Kent, Glen Johnson, James Jimerson, Kayla Bolden, Jaylan Carter, Keyshawn Meeks and Jaheim Price. In the fourth row are Anza Mitchell, Marcus Golden, Makenzie Blackwell, Kavarius Cooks, James Hurssey, Rufus Brown, John Cochran, Montez Penn and James Holmes. In the fifth row are Brenda Brand, Takumi Sato, Dan Trent, James Thompson, Robert Redd, Isaiah Allen and Melvin Dixon. In the sixth row are Christopher Taylor, Ralph Smith and Quartez Bentley.