Two SJR teams, the Dragonators, and Velocity were featured in the New Town Press for work they did create face shields for local hospitals when COVID-19 cut their season short.
“We were so close to going to the World Championship this year but our season was cut short due to COVID-19. During various life situations, I have been raised to be a helper. But, I wasn’t sure how I could help until Coach Kindra asked the team if they would consider using our 3D printers to make face-shields/masks for essential workers.”
With the generous funding of several local businesses and a number of private donations, the teams were able to purchase printer filament, elastic bands, and the materials required to make the clear visor.
Read more on the New Town Press website.