Real World Robots

White Bear Lake Area High School and Medtronic "Team Prime 329" members from left, Erik Weigel, Pat McDonald and Jake Popp, use remote controls to guide their robot around the track during the 2008 FIRST Robotics Competition on Friday, March 28. Click on headline and then (View Movie) to see the robots in action. – Photo and video by Paul Dols

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I'd like to thank the White Bear Press for comming to our robotics competition. I think it's something that the community should know about, as these students are really on the front edge of high school science.

Thank you again,
Jacob Popp
WBL Mentor


from left to right its erik weigel jake popp and chris stolte sorry if we gave you misleading info


Thanks for coming to our robotics competition. It isn't just about robotics though it is about inspiration and recognition of science and technology. If you would like to learn more about FIRST Robotics check out their site or check out our site at

I hope more people can make it our next year and join all of the excitement and fun with us. Thank you again for making it out.

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