Two novice teams took part in the annual ViperWolf Programming Contest held at Oracle on Saturday.
The contest was in two parts – individual and team.
Team 1 was Ryan Gahagan, Keon Williams, Jarod Showacre
Team 2 was Kyston Brown, Johnny Dollard, Jason Oliphant,
In the individual competition, Gahagan placed 2nd. In the team competition, Team 1 placed 3rd.
Team 2, made entirely of freshman, competed against teams with 2 or 3 years more experience. Although, they did not place in the top 5, they placed higher than many schools with more experienced teams.