Pace RoboKnights Kell Regional Champs for Second Straight Year
On Nov. 12, the Pace Upper School robotics team, the RoboKnights, journeyed to Kell High School in Marietta for its first regional tournament of the year. Team members include seniors Michael Christianson, Grant Kelly, and Simon Wu, and juniors Taj Gillani and Andrew Schettino. The team went in as the defending champions from last year with a final record of 9-2, and is now the Kell Regional champion two years straight. They and their alliance partner in the competition set the national record high score for this season’s competition. The team is now qualified for its fourth consecutive state tournament, which will be held in late March at Southern Polytechnic State University.
By Simon Wu, Technology Editor ’12