UPDATE: The team won their Feb. 2 contest and will be advancing to the regional contest to be held later this month at San Jacinto College.
The Klein Intermediate 2019 FIRST® Tech Challenge robotics team #10963 “The KI Falcons” placed first in the Southeast Texas FIRST® Tech Challenge that the Houston Central North League hosted at Klein Intermediate Jan. 26.
The KI Falcons are one of 17 teams in the league that includes 6-12 graders. The team, in addition to participating in league competitions, has taken an active role in educating their community about the program and mentoring a new team in the district at Doerre Intermediate.
The league championship takes place this weekend, Feb. 2 with Klein Intermediate in a tie for first place in the robot performance. Several teams will advance from the championship to regionals to be held later this month at San Jacinto College.
Way to go, and good luck to our Falcons!