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2019 BETAS - 20th Anniversary Edition
Mayhem in May! Robot Competition @ the BETAS
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. during the Technology Showcase
Run by Team 12736 Electric Mayhem – Nichols School
Description – nine local High Schools competed during the Technology Showcase in a dedicated area on the 2nd floor of RiverWorks. There was about 80 students and parents on-site during the competition.
3:00 – 5:00 Setup –student competitors set-up and began the preliminary Robot competition and identified the four top teams
5:45 – 6:45 – Finals of the Robot competition – Trophies were awarded to the top three teams
During the Technology Showcase and Robot Competition, there was also larger Robots available for guests to try out.