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QWERTY Team members (from left) Jacob Conway, Drake Halver and Patrick Link stand ready to bring their robot (nicknamed "The Truck") into the arena at the FIRST national competition in St. Louis over the weekend.

Robotics honored at national meet

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QWERTY robotics, the Detroit Lakes High School robotics team, has certainly made a name for itself this year.

Although they placed 76th out of 88 in their division at the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) national championship in St. Louis, Mo., this past weekend, they all say they walked away feeling like winners.


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