McAllen High Robotics Team wins the state title


Pictured in the front row, left to right, are Lucus Hilgenfeld, Alex Hernandez, Marco Alcantar, Maria Cortez, Joshua Menefee and John Paul Sauceda. In the back row are Mr. Robert Saldana, Gerardo Pena, Robert Mahler, Josue Cruz, Victor Menchaca, Hermino Mendez and Ms. Josie Cornejo

The McAllen High Robotics Team, known as Team Zeus, won the state UIL Robotics FIRST Division competition for Class 5A-6A May 18 in Austin. The team also was the highest ranked team at Regionals and won multiple other awards during the past school year. The team was recognized by the McAllen School Board on May 29.