Messiah Programming Team Takes First at Dickinson Competition

On Saturday, April 5th, 2014, two Messiah programming teams pitted their abilities against 18 other teams from eight other colleges and universities in the area. One of the teams, made up of Zach Felix, Taran King, and Nathan Chaney of Team F.R.O.G., took first place. The competition, scheduled from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, required teams to solve as many of the eight problems as possible. Team F.R.O.G. solved 7 of the eight while the second place team solved only 4. Team Abstract Class, made up of Marcus Upton, Chris Beam, and Yacoub Seyeni solved 2.