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WSGC Student Spotlight: Northern Arizona University FNL Team

May 04, 2022

Congratulations to this week’s #WSGCStudentSpotlight, the Space Jacks! The team joins the FNL program from Northern Arizona University.


The Team includes:

Dawson Pursell (Mechanical Engineering)

Austin Paothatat (Mechanical Engineering)

Sharon Toenjes (Mechanical Engineering)

Corey Boyce (Mechanical Engineering)

Daniel Colley (Mechanical Engineering)

Nathan Collins (Mechanical Engineering)

Valentin Gamez (Mechanical Engineering)

Andrew King (Mechanical Engineering)

Samuel Maxwell (Mechanical Engineering)

Hy Rillero (Mechanical Engineering)

Tyler Rodriquez (Mechanical Engineering)

Adrian Tran (Mechanical Engineering)

Adam Winters (Mechanical Engineering)

Jeffrey Yows (Mechanical Engineering)

This is the second year that Northern Arizona University has participated in the First Nations Launch Competition.

The Space Jacks received the following awards in the 13th Annual FNL competition for the Mars Challenge:

  • Written Presentation - 2nd Place
  • Oral Presentation - 1st Place
  • Next Step Award - Student Launch
  • Grand Prize - 1st Place

Congratulations Northern Arizona University, and best of luck to you in your future!

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