Two teams of Rivera ECHS students participated in the VEX Robotics regional competition on Saturday, February 6. Freshman composed the Project Lead the Way Team 1822 which scored 12th Place and was awarded The Best Engineering Design Principles Award for the application of their engineering design skills. Pictured are Team Leader Liz Morales, Drivers Rogelio Tirado and Eduardo Sanchez, and Engineers Carlos Martinez, Carlos Soto and Marcos Garza. The Senior Team 1822B was composed of former Project Lead the Way students. Team Leader Felipe Lozoya, Drivers Manny Guerrero and Jose Chaires, and Engineers Jesus Barba, Alejandro Morales and Jose de Leon scored 3rd place in overall points. Both teams will be advancing to the TSA VEX State Competition in Waco, Texas on April 14-16, 2016. Felisa Van Cise is the sponsor.