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StellarXplorers Shine in Round 1

Two HHS teams competed in Round 1 of the StellarXplorers National Space Design Competition on 29 October.  The first round is Satellite Mission Orbit Planning – It requires teams to select a mission orbit which best meets a specific set of mission requirements.  The All-Girl team scored 113.132 and the All-Guy team scored 107.627.  After this round they are ranked 33rd and 48th respectively. However, both teams are within 11 points of first place.  After three rounds the top 64 teams advance to the National Semi Finals.