Bedford robotics earn top crown in Michigan
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 19:14:21 GMT —
BEDFORD, Mich. â?? The Bedford Express, Bedford High Schoolâ??s FIRST Robotics Team 1023, is taking home the first place crown at the Michigan State FIRST Robotics District Championship.
After working with competitors from Northville and Traverse City, the team advanced from the â??octofinalsâ?? to the quarterfinals as the highest scoring alliance.
The alliance scored a record 260 elimination score, which is not only the best in Michigan history, but only 4 points shy of the 264 world record.
The Express won their finals matches 238-220 and 248-182 to win the state championship and earn a bid to the world championship to be held in St. Louis, MO. on April 22 through April 25.