SWOSU High Powered Rocketry Team wins 2023 Argonia Cup National Competition

Congratulations to the winner of the 2023 Argonia Cup competition, Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Rocket Dawgs. This is the second consecutive victory for SWOSU, having successfully defended their 2022 title.

Competing against 13 teams from across the nation, their winning Flight Score was -239,556, with an altitude of 14,944 feet and distance from the target of 12,725 feet.

The goal for the competition is to launch a rocket powered vehicle containing a golf ball payload to an altitude in excess of 8,000 feet and to recover the payload safely at a predetermined location on the rocket range.