Competition Results

Saturday, April 5, 2014

A group of 36 students from Eastern Florida College, Florida Keys Community College, Lake-Sumter State College, Seminole State College, St. Johns River State College and Valencia College participated in the 2014 Intercollegiate Programming Competition on April 5. The competition was held at regional sites in Florida. Competitors tried to solve eight programming problems in a maximum of three hours. First place and a $500 check were awarded to Richard Lagow, of Valencia College. Second place and $250 went to Frank Nkosi Dean, also of Valencia College. Marc Smith, from Valencia College, took third place and earned a $100 check. Valencia College won the team trophy.

The prize money was donated by SeaWorld.

The competitors' solutions were evaluated by Scott LaChance, Lockheed Martin; Marwan Shaban, SeaWorld; Josh Clements, AAA; Paul Varholik, UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy; and Gerry Reed, Valencia College.

Return to the Programming Competition home page to find links for the list of the problems and pictures from this year’s competition.

Saturday, March 16, 2013

A group of 45 students from Brevard Community College, Lake-Sumter Community College, Seminole State College and Valencia College participated in the 2013 Intercollegiate Programming Competition on March 16. The competition was held at regional sites in Central Florida. Competitors tried to solve eight programming problems in a maximum of three hours. First place and a $500 check were awarded to Jordan Kicklighter, of Valencia College. Second place and $250 went to Richard Lagow, also of Valencia College. Jennifer Alexander, from Valencia College, took third place and earned a $100 check. Valencia College won the team trophy. Site winners were:

  • Zachary Brown at Seminole State
  • Ravel Attunes at Valencia College
  • Eric Richardson at Brevard Community College

Each site winner was awarded $100.

The prize money was donated by SeaWorld. Drawings for 20 other door prizes were conducted. Door prizes included gift cards, video games from Electronic Arts and souvenirs from Disney World.

The competitors' solutions were evaluated by Scott LaChance, Lockheed Martin; Marwan Shaban, SeaWorld; and Josh Clements, AAA. Return to the Programming Competition home page to find links for the list of the problems and pictures from this year’s competition.

Saturday, March 17, 2012

Twenty-six students from Brevard Community College, Lake-Sumter Community College, Seminole State College and Valencia College participated in the 2012 Intercollegiate Programming Competition on March 17 at Seminole State’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus. Competitors tried to solve four programming problems in a maximum of three hours. First place and a $500 check were awarded to Tyler Brazill of Lake-Sumter Community College. Second place and $250 went to Karson Kimbrel also of Lake-Sumter. Ravel Antunes from Valencia College took third place and earned a $100 check. Lake-Sumter Community College won the team trophy. The prize money was donated by SeaWorld. Jennifer Dirschel, director of community relations for SeaWorld, was on hand to award the trophies and the prize money. Drawings for 20 other door prizes were conducted. Door prizes included gift cards, video games from Electronic Arts and souvenirs from Disney World.

The competitors' solutions were evaluated by Scott LaChance, Lockheed Martin; Marwan Shaban, SeaWorld; and Josh Clements, AAA. Return to the Programming Competition home page to find links for the list of the problems and pictures from this year’s competition.

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