MINSTER — The Minster Rocket Club qualified three teams to compete in the national finals of the 16th annual Team America Rocketry Challenge. The Minster teams beat out 800 other teams and will face off against 97 top rocketry teams from across the nation. The TARC finals will take place May 12 in The Plains, Virginia.
This year’s challenge required a rocket carrying two eggs to reach 800 feet before landing with the eggs uncracked within 41 to 43 seconds.
Members of the Minster Rocket Club include Cory Schulze, Craig Monnin, Kyle Riethman, Owen Barhorst, Logan Kohne, Alex Frimel, Johnny Nixon, Nathan Oldiges, Austin Wellman, Caleb Kies, Andrew Kogge, Jack Kohne, Tristan McDaniel, Eli Rindler and Lucas Stammen.