Dripping Springs High School engineering team competes in Abu Dhabi

    10:26 a.m. Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 Local

A team of engineering students from Dripping Springs High School spent a week in Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates competing in the Land Rover 4x4 World Championships. The students placed 12th in a field of 23 teams from 18 countries after ranking as high as third during the multiday competition. The event involved each team designing and building a radio-controlled four-wheel drive vehicle to set specifications and then successfully negotiating a specially designed track. Members of the team were Ben Marsan, Jason Fitzpatrick, Bryce Fitzpatrick, Cole Scott and Dallas Hudson. (Photo courtesy Dripping Springs school district)