Pine-Richland team takes 1st in robotics competition

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 | 3:52 PM

Pine-Richland High School finished first-place out of 21 teams at the Southwestern Pennsylvania BotsIQ preliminary rounds at Butler Community College.

Team members took the top spot with their “Robit” M.O.A.B (Mother of all Bots) on March 7, 2019.

Team members included seniors Sean Adams, Lauren Allen, Jacob Anderson, Christopher Bissell, Ian Fletcher, Jacob Garretson, Andrew Helmsen, Kyle Mackay, Brian Phipps, Reis Ravotti, Jaime Rivero, Ashley Settineri, Alexander Spang, Kira Welker, and Otavio Wilkinson-Baldauf competed at regionals at California University of Pennsylvania on April 26-27 2019.

Students participate under the direction of Teacher Evan Clark.