Teams advance to state, world championships
Five high-flying teams advanced to the World Championship during the Feb. 13 drone qualifying tournament hosted by RCBI. Teams from Tolsia High School in Wayne County, Lincoln County High and Duval Middle School in Lincoln County, and Hayes Middle and Riverside High School in Kanawha County qualified for the REC Foundation Aerial Drones Competition World Championship in Dallas, Texas. During the Feb. 12 VEX IQ Robotics Qualifier hosted by RCBI, two teams from St. Joseph Catholic Grade School in Cabell County as well as teams from James Rumsey Technical Institute in Berkeley County, Buffalo Elementary in Wayne County and Montcalm High School in Mercer County all advanced to the State Championship in Fairmont. Congratulations, students!