RCS students compete in FIRST Lego League, take top spot

Six students wear medals and hold awards, smiling at camera
Team members include: (R-L) Ryan Keiffer (9), Parker Deyoe (10), John Robertson (9), Elizabeth Robertson (13), Alivia Ortiz (12), Louisa Engelhardt (9)

Six students from Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk Schools brought home two high accolades from their FIRST Lego League (FLL) competition held at RPI on Dec. 15. The team not only won the robot performance portion of the event, but also received first place overall, competing against 12 teams.

The students will participate in another competition on Feb. 9 at the Hudson Valley FLL regional finals at Duchess Community College.