The United States was invited to bring a team of four high school students to the 9th International Olympiad in Informatics, on Nov.30- Dec. 7, 1997 in Capetown, South Africa.

The team was selected from the participants in the 1997 Training Camp and Final Competition held June 9-17, at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.

Team Leader to IOI'97:  Don Piele

Deputy Leader: Rob Kolstad

Staff: Hal Burch