Robots to compete at Clarkson
Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 1:49 pm

Robots and their handlers will invade Walker Center when Clarkson University hosts the fifth annual FIRST Championship Tournament on Dec. 2 and 3. More than 400 students and their coaches, comprising 42 teams, are expected to participate in the two-day event. There are 24 teams from 11 local school districts and two private schools, as well as teams from western New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Above, students from Ogdensburg Free Academy make adjustments to their robot during last year's tournament.