(second from left) Skipper Alex Meyers, a senior mechanical engineering major from Cleveland, sits at the helm of UD’s solar canoe while surrounded by some of his team members in Kettering Labs. The pit crew members are (from left) Alex Hamilton, a senior computer engineering major from Grand Forks, North Dakota, (third from left) Cody Baker, a senior mechanical engineering major from Beavercreek, Ohio, and Jon Meyer, a senior mechanical engineering major from Piqua, Ohio. On the weekend of June 15, the World Championship of Intercollegiate Solar Boating was held at Eastwood MetroPark in Dayton, and the UD team secured a fourth-place overall finish. This was UD’s first appearance in this event.
6-25-14 by Larry Burgess