High Schoolers Battle with Bots

Local News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.


More than 60 High Schools are competing at the “First Strong Hold” robotics tournament this weekend at UC Davis.

The competition pits multiple teams and their respective robots against one another as they attempt to penetrate the opposition’s defense before shooting balls (boulders) into the other sides tower (goal).

Davis High is back to defend its title of world championships that were held in St. Louis a year ago.

Each team is only given six weeks to build their bots and prep for the style and rules of the competition.

The games continue Friday and Saturday and are free to attend at UC Davis’ Arc Pavillon.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Don't miss

More Featured

Latest News

More News