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MadCow2357's Accomplishments
Years Competing 4
Total Medals 14
Invitational Medals 6
State Medals 8
National Medals 0


MadCow2357 is a current 9th grade Division C competitor who mostly specializes in building events. He competed for Gallagher Middle School for three years, a Rhode Island team which made its debut at the national competition in 2017. He is now competing for Barrington High School, where he hopes to achieve some degree of greatness.

Results (Competitor Placements)

Key

First Place
Second Place
Third Place
Other medals/ribbons
N/A Didn't compete or wasn't an event.

2016-2017 Season (6th grade, Division B)

States Nationals
Meteorology 2nd 54th
Reach for the Stars 1st 51st
Team result 1st 56th

2017 - 2018 Season (7th Grade, Division B)

States Nationals
Battery Buggy 4th 26th
Towers 1st 29th
Mystery Architecture 3rd 44th
Team Result 1st 54th

2018-2019 (8th Grade, Division B)

Harvard States Nationals
Battery Buggy 5th 1st 30th *
Boomilever 1st 1st 24th
Fossils 5th 2nd 35th
Thermodynamics 5th 2nd 45th
Team Result 11th 1st 47th

2019-2020 (9th Grade, Division C)

MIT Brown States Nationals
Boomilever 4th 1st
Machines 50th* 16th
Wright Stuff 42th* 8th
Team Result 40th 7th
  • Missing binder and goggles (competition violation)
  • Was not present for flight but probably would've failed anyways lol

About Me

Achievements

BEAT THE CURVE ACHIEVEMENT: Know that you did horribly in an event, but still medal, probably because no one else knew what they were doing either (2018 states towers fail - see below:
https://scioly.org/forums/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=6237&start=450)
O2 ACHIEVEMENT: Place in 2 events with the same partner (RockRoll92)
HOST ACHIEVEMENT: Win an event with a completely useless partner - Literally every build I ever did in Division B.
PARASITE ACHIEVEMENT: Win an event as the completely useless partner - Reach for the Stars and Meteorology, grade 6. Also kinda got carried in Fossils by RockRoll92
REVERSE ENGINEERING ACHIEVEMENT: Draw the blueprints for an event after the device is built - Thermodynamics Harvard 2019, the blueprint was done 10 minutes before impound.

Assassinator

MadCow2357 was one of the Assassinators in SciOly Assassination 134: Cyberstrike along with dxu46. Below is a link to the complete collection of game clues:

https://paper.dropbox.com/doc/Scioly-Assassination-134-Cyberstrike--Aa4IeARRCBxoMJ2el4eb7i95AQ-aG6HiEna087TbjCYpq3No

He was also the Assassinator (Mordred) in SciOly Assassination 144: Avalon, with TheCrazyChemist as co-conspirator. Clue workshop document and game feedback form are attached below (feedback would be much appreciated):

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1K_GZ7Pmng7f7aOqnbxLT93BKX3LVZP2u1fGoHHkoExg/edit?usp=sharing
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScUwe5pjcPcJNUP83BumIAV7ZgrMwYBZW9JTepL9uQ3qZkeHg/viewform?usp=sf_link

Favorite Quotes and Words of Wisdom

"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: it is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye." - Antoine de Saint-Exupery, The Little Prince

"It is always better to be kinder than necessary"

"When given the choice between being right and being kind, choose kind." - Dr. Wayne Dyer

"Son, if you really want something in this life, you have to work for it. Now quiet! They're about to announce the lottery numbers!" - Homer Simpson

"Better to stay silent and seem like an idiot than speak up and remove all doubt."

"Light a man a fire and he'll be warm for a night. Light a man on fire and he'll be warm for the rest of his life."

"Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present." - Master Oogway, "Kung-Fu Panda"

Events Ranked from Favorite to Least Favorite

1. Battery Buggy (2019)

2. Boomilever (2020)

3. Battery Buggy (2018)

4. Boomilever (2019)

5. Wright Stuff (2020)

6. Roller Coaster (2019)

7. Towers (2018)

8. Machines (2020)

9. Fossils (2019)

10. Reach for the Stars (2017)

11. Thermodynamics (2019)

12. Mystery Architecture (2018)

13. Meteorology (2017)

Contributions

https://scioly.org/tests/files/batterybuggy_2019_b_ssss-madcow2357_notes.pdf