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Solon Middle School hosts First LEGO League regional qualifier

SOLON– On Saturday, Dec 10, Solon High Robotics helped Iowa State University (ISU) host a First LEGO League (FLL) Regional Qualifier at the Solon Middle School.
Twenty-nine teams from around the area competed to move on to the state level competition on Jan. 14, 2012. ISU College of Engineering, Iowa State Engineering Kids (ISEK) is the sponsoring partner for FLL in Iowa.
The winning teams from the Solon Qualifier were:
Team 2313, St. Pius Sanitation Police, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Champion’s award.
Team 10170, Bear Bots, West Branch, Iowa. Core values award.
Team 10242, Springville CSD, Springville Iowa. Core values award.
Team 9254, STAR 2, Lisbon CSD, Lisbon, Iowa. Project award.
Team 8938, Triple G, New Covenant Bible Church Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Project award.
Team 3041, Zoelene Ridbots, Science Station, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Robot award.
Team 2313, St. Pius, also received the Robot performance award, however, since they qualified to advance with the Champion award, this advancement slot is used elsewhere.
Thanks to all the volunteers from Solon, North Liberty and Iowa City who helped make this possible at the Solon Middle School. We would not have been as successful without all the support you provided.