Students in Laguna Creek High School’s Green Energy Technology Academy (GETA) took home four of the top awards at the 2nd Annual Northern California Solar Regatta, sponsored by SMUD (Sacramento Municipal Utilities Agency) on Friday, May 17 at Rancho Seco Lake.
Laguna Creek entered two teams in the competition this year – a senior team and a junior team. The senior team won the Slalom and Sprint competitions, as well as the Best Boat Design Award. By finishing first in the races and earning the Best Design Award, the senior team amassed the highest point total for the day and took home the Regatta Cup. The award-winning senior team consisted of the following students: Santana Marin and Kerstin Wallinger. The junior team included the following students: Kayleen Carter, Michael McCurdy and Jericho Avery.