NNHS Will Host FIRST Robotics Tournament, Nov. 19

Come see the FIRST Lego League regional qualifying tournament for the 2011 Food Factor Challenge at Newton North HS this Saturday, November 19, sponsored by the Newton Ligerbots. Thirty-four teams will compete, including 16 from Newton! The robot matches will be 9AM to 12:30PM and 1:10PM to 2:20PM, with the awards ceremony following around 2:30PM. The public is invited to view the matches and the FLL Idol presentations of each team’s research on food safety. If you’ve never been to a FIRST Lego League tournament, they are full of energy and a real blast! Come cheer on these Newton-based teams: Legoctopi, BEARS 1, BEARS 2, The Giant Sticky Notes, The caBOTS, BOTS-u-lysm, RoboNewts, Ligercubs, Robominds, Angier Aliens, MegaOHMS 1, MegaOHMS 2, M.R. Mindstormers, Newton Montessori Inc., intellibots, Untitled-14.