Robotics Team Returns to Worlds

The Choate Robotics Team participated in the VEX Robotics Southern New England Championship on March 4 and 5. The team fielded six robots, with three advancing from the qualification round to the elimination round. All three were quarterfinalists in the tournament and our team 6106A won the Amaze Award which is presented to a team "that has built a competition robot that clearly demonstrates overall quality. A solid mechanical design along with demonstrated robot programming, robustness, strong performance, and consistency are key attributes for this award." In addition, based upon World Skills Rankings, the team qualified for the VEX World Championships on April 19-22 in Louisville, Kentucky. Members of the Choate Robotics team will compete in the championship tournament for the second year in a row.