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Team Profile

School Name: Smithson Valley Middle School
Team Name: Gearheads, Inc.
Team Number: 35
Machine Name: Farmer Brown
Years in BEST: 4
Web Address: www.comalisd.org/Schools/SVMS/

Coaches (teachers):
Sandy Boldway

Industry Coaches (mentors):
Amisha Baker
Michael Baker
John Boldway
Van Krailo
Stacey Hoffmann, P.E.
Catherine Martin
Jeremy Martin
Derek Sandhoefner MSgt

Members (students):
PEN Division: 7th Grade Manager, Abigail Martin; 7th Grade Member: Amelia Dorko; 6th Grade Member: Campbell Lueck. Marketing Division: 8th Grade Manager, Vishali Baker; 7th Grade Member: Noah Thompson; 6th Grade Members: Aidenne Despres, Lance Dixon-Remington. Team Exhibit & Interview Division: 8th Grade Manager, Dom Meza; 8th Grade Member: Marshall Tidwell; 7th Grade Members: Aidan Chaulklin, Blake Gomien, Michael Kuhry. Engineering Design & Building Division: 8th Grade Managers, Ryan Krailo and Reagan Hoffmann; 8th Grade Members: Cooper Bunch, Josh Hingleton, Conner Stevenson; 7th Grade Members: Monali Baker, Colin Dolen, Dylan Johnson; 6th Grade Members: Justin Baca, Nolan Larson, Daniel Marie, Tyler Oberholtzer, Kyle Peter, Santiago Retana, Paxton Rhoads, Gavin Sandhoefner, Sofia Young. Engineering Programming Division: 8th Grade Manager, Austin Tudlong and 7th Grade Manager, Ian Martin; 8th Grade Members: Shaine Contreras, Joshua Davidson, Gabriel Martinez; 7th Grade Members: Aiden Collinsworth, Gabriel Martinez; 6th Grade Members: Zack Govin, Ryan Harkin, Zachary Ohlenforst, Cole Skrobarcek, Kevin Uduji, Max Wroblewski. Engineering Field Construction Division: 8th Grade Manager: Clayton Sellers; 8th Grade Member: Brandon Salvaggio; 6th Grade Member: Hope Davidson. Spirit & Sportsmanship Division: 8th Grade Manager, Hadley Thomas; 7th Grade Member: Dallas Wilson; 6th Grade Members: Grace Seloover, Taylor Zelenik.

Team Statement:
The members of Gearheads, Inc. are grateful for the opportunity offered by BEST. Together, we have been “Making Pigs Fly Since 2013.” We look forward to many more years of applying our learning to real world situations.

Team Sponsors:
Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas
Alamo Transformer Supply Company
Hoffmann Floors
Krailo Family
LegalShield www.comallegal.info
Mance Richardson
Target Well Services, Inc.