Iowa High School Teams Compete at FIRST Tech Challenge World Championships

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Three high school teams from Iowa competed in the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championships April 23-26 in St. Louis, MO.

They are Beta, West Des Moines, IA; Dark Matter, Linn Mar High School, Marion, IA; and Sock Monkeys, Oskaloosa High School, Oskaloosa, IA.

The FIRST Championship is the culmination of the season's FIRST programs, bringing together three separate robotics competitions for the ultimate Sport for the Mind™. The event includes the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) Championship, the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) World Championship, and the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) World Festival. Also featured is the Junior FIRST LEGO League (Jr.FLL) World Festival Expo.