Robotics competition this week at Beeghly

The Office of Associate Degree and Tech Prep Programs at Youngstown State University hosts the 15th annual Northeast Ohio Robotics Education Program Competition Tuesday, March 12, 2013, in Beeghly Center on campus.

The program will run 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., with the floor games (robots running) starting at 9:30 am.

Fifteen teams will compete in two divisions, middle school and high school.

Richard T. Rupe Middle School Division
Boardman Center Middle School
Boardman Glenwood Middle School
Boy Scout Troop 2
Chaney STEM School #1
Chaney STEM School #2 (P. Ross Berry)
Poland Middle School

High School Division
Lakeland Tech Prep #1
Lakeland Tech Prep #2
Lakeland Tech Prep #3
Mahoning County Career and Technical Center
Mentor High School #1
Mentor High School #2
Six District Engineering Academy @ Theodore Roosevelt
Trumbull Career and Technical Center #1
Trumbull Career and Technical Center #2

The event is free and open to the public.