Robotics team to compete in national championship

The Schuylerville Robotics Team will compete in the FRC USFIRST Robotics National Championship in St. Louis beginning Thursday, April 28.

Team 4508 Nuts & Bots, founded in 2011, is made up of eight Schuylerville High School students and nine mentors. The team has been to four years of competitions, including five regional competitions. At the 2016 New York Tech Valley regional on March 19, the team advanced to the final round, which resulted in its first ever invitation to the National Championship. The qualification matches are on Thursday, April 28 and Friday, April 29, with the finals scheduled for Saturday, April 30.