Davis team takes home world robotics title
Three Davis School District students hold the world championship title in VEX robotics after competing against hundreds of teams across the globe.
Team members Quinn Evans, Isaac Froisland and Ryan Froisland competed with custom-built robots during three days of intense back-to-back matches at the VEX Robotics 2015 World Championship in Kentucky.
Over the past weekend, more than 850 teams from 29 nations gathered at the Exposition Center in Louisville, seeking the world title, the culminating event of the season. The event is presented by the Robotics Education & Competition (REC) Foundation and the Northrop Grumman Foundation.
The Davis students prevailed, taking home the highly coveted champtionship in the high school division. The title was won in alliance with two other teams, one from New Zealand and the other from Texas.