Pumped for competition

Courtesy Photo

This photo, provided by Alpena High School robotics coach Melissa Doubek, shows Alpena Team 5505 members working on their robot at the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology state championships this past weekend.

Alpena Team 5505 and Rogers City High School Team 7823 competed in the championships at Saginaw Valley State University. Alpena finished 17th out of 40 teams in the Ford Division while Rogers City finished 24th in the Ford Division. Neither team advanced to the playoffs or qualified for the World Championships next week.