(Gallery) Students from 11 states compete with robots at U.S. Cellular Center

The robotics competition takes place on a global scale, with teams competing at local levels with the goal of advancing to the world competition later this spring. Teams are tasked with building robots that perform specific tasks in order to gain points for their “alliance,” or partner team from another region.



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