Northwestern Minnesota ruled at the State High School League Robotics Tournament; Held Saturday at Mariucci Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota.

The winning alliance went to Warroad, along with East Ridge/Woodbury and Duluth East. It was the first championship for Warroad, although the Warriors had placed in standings in 2015 and 2016.

Greenbush-Middle River took second; joining forces with Edina and Prior Lake. It was another great season for the Gators, defending a 2016 State Title.

And Thief River Falls placed third in the competition; aligned with Irondale and the Math and Science Academy of Woodbury.

Congratulations to all three teams.

The game this season was called First Steamworks – with portions of the competition available on-line at www.prep45.com ..

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