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The Agate robot, Sarah, hangs on the pyramid during a match, earning their alliance points. Photo: LaReesa Sandretsky

THHS rookie robotics team earns trip to world championship

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At the beginning of the season, Two Harbors Robotics coach and science teacher, Mark Schlangen told the News-Chronicle that the team goal was just to make a robot that moved.


At the regional competition at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center last week, the Agate robot, Sarah, did more than just move. She earned the Two Harbors team a spot at the FIRST Tech Challenge World Competition in St. Louis, Mo. in April 24-27.

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LaReesa Sandretsky
LaReesa Sandretsky is a Two Harbors High School graduate and Duluth native that began working at the News-Chronicle in 2012 as a reporter. She took over as editor in 2014. She covers County Board, including the Lake County broadband project.
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