The Horizon High School Robotics Team won the Vex Robotics Competition Regional State Championship Turning Point held at Hanks High Schoolon Saturday, March 9th, 2019. The Horizon HS Team competed against 41 other teams in several qualifying rounds to clinch the state title.
The team will now represent Clint ISD and the State at the VEX Robotics World Championship to be held in Louisville, Kentucky, April 24 to May 1. At the world tournament, the team will compete against 1,200 top robotics students from around the world. The world tournament is presented by the Northrop Grumman Foundation and brings together top robotics teams in the VEX IQ Challenge, VEX Robotics Competition, and VEX U under one roof to celebrate their accomplishments and participate with the best teams from around the world.
Horizon High School Robotics Team Members are Erica Garcia, Denise De La Torre, Henry Garcia, Angel Cadena, Dylan Padilla, Carlos Hernandez, and Manuel Martinez. The team is coached by Alejandra Galindo, a math teacher at the school.