Troy High School Cyber Defense
2018 & 2019 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS
335 Students, 60 teams
300+ Students, 50+ teams
Charissa Kim, Troy's CyberPatriot All-American! The first female All-American in the 11 year history of CyberPatriot, Charissa graduated from Troy in 2020 after competing at Nationals for all 4 of her years at Troy HS. She was a National Champion in 10th grade and finished 2nd in 9th grade. Way to go, Charissa!
CyberPatriot XII Accomplishments
60 high school teams with 335 Troy students (40 with no prior experience)
Supporting one Fullerton High School team and one Sunny Hills High School team
Supporting 95 students on 16 Middle School teams from Beechwood, Ladera Vista, Parks, Cedarlane Academy, Fairmont Academy, Suzanne, Chaparral, Connections Academy, Canyon Hills, and Buena Park Schools (60 with no prior experience)
16 all-service teams with 15 making it to the Platinum tier
45 open teams with 36 making it to the Platinum tier
50 total high school and middle teams competing in the semi-finals
4 teams to Nationals, 3rd place in Open, 2nd place in Cisco in both Open and All-Service
April 2019 - Troy WINS CyberPatriot Nationals
Open Division Champions (Troy Tech Support)
All-Service Division Runners-up (CyberD3lta)
Cisco Open Division Champions (Troy Tech Support)
Troy has set another record with MOST TEAMS competing from one school in a Nationals: 5 teams!
Team System64 (open division)
Team Troy Tech Support (open division)
Team Senior Chief Shannon Kent (all-service division)
Team CyberD3lta (all-service division)
Team Subtle Cyber Hints (all-service division)
Fall 2019 Practice Plan:
= Cyber Workshops (must attend 2) will be Aug 19-23 and Aug 26-30 from 3:15-4:30 pm.
= Cyber Tryouts will be Sep 3-6 from 3:15-4:30 pm. You pick what day you want to tryout. Results will be announced by Sep 8.
= Cyber Practice Intro 3:15-6 pm on Sep 9-10-11 (pick one)
= 3:15-6 pm from Sep 16-Dec 4, which is our competition "season". Practices are Monday, Tuesday OR Wednesday - you choose the day that works for you.
You MUST practice ONE day per week or risk being removed from the team. We will have rooms for new and experienced Windows competitors, new and experienced Linux competitors and new and experienced network security (Cisco).
If you make the team, you choose which area that you want to focus on: Windows, Linux or network security.
2019 Cyber Awards
Troy qualifies for NYU CSAW finals in NYC on Nov 8, 2019
Troy WINS CyberPatriot XI (Open) and Runners-Up (All-Service)
Troy qualifies 5 teams for CyberPatriot Nationals on April 6-10.
Troy wins 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the Orange County Cyber Mayors Cup Competition
Troy qualifies for finals of Radford College RUSecure CTF
Troy WINS CyberPatriot Nationals
1st in Open
2nd in All-Service
Four teams in the top 10
Troy WINS California title for Girls Go Cyber
2018 Cyber Defense Awards:
Troy qualifies for NYU CSAW finals in New York City in November! Congrats to Christos Bakis, Jimmy Li and Rahil Shah! Go Troy Cyber!
Troy competes with 50 teams in CyberPatriot XI while supporting 21 middle school teams. That is over 400 students - WOW!!!!
CyberPatriot 1st Place Nationals and California State Champion in Gold Tier in the Open Division - (Team 1117) Javier de la Cruz, Miseok Kim, Jennifer Long, Paul Lup, Lithikhaa Mageswaran, Arin Sasmal
CyberPatriot National Champions and California State Champion in Platinum Tier in the All-Service Division - (Team 1123) Ha Young Kong, Silas Shen, Brandon Shin, David Lee, Nicole Wong, Charissa Kim
CyberPatriot National Runners-Up and California State 2nd Place in Platinum Tier in the All-Service Division - (Team 1124) Johanna Liang, Alicia Wang, Clement Chan, Lavanaya Garg, Jimmy Li, Joseph Xu
CyberPatriot National 3rd Place in Open Division - (Team 1110) Jarred Allen, Christos Bakis, Steven Fosmark, Jonathan Chen, Ahmed Abdalla, Brandon Tetley
1st place for the Orange County Mayors Cyber Cup and CyberPatriot National Top 10 and in Open Division - (Team 1111) Jared Flores, Kanin Liang, Jennifer Ho, Jino Sirivatanarat, Khoa Nguyen, Jay Kang
CyberPatriot California State 3rd Place in Platinum Tier in the All-Service Division - (Team 1131) Cassidy Chang, Evan Deters, Safe Gergis, Tyler Kim, Jun yong Shim, Soo Min Son
CISCO All-Service CyberPatriot Nationals Event Winner - (Team 1124) Johanna Liang, Alicia Wang, Clement Chan, Lavanaya Garg, Jimmy Li, Joseph Xu
Facebook Cybersecurity CyberPatriot Nationals Event Winner - (Team 1110) Jarred Allen, Christos Bakis, Steven Fosmark, Jonathan Chen, Ahmed Abdalla, Brandon Tetley
Ladera Vista Middle School Team finishes 3rd Nationally in CyberPatriot!