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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


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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