As any successful team knows, a run to the championship of anything requires as much luck as it does skill.
Owings Mills and New Town high schools' robotics teams had both Nov. 19.
Teams from Owings Mills and New Town high schools combined with Towson High's B Team won the Baltimore County Public Schools VEX Robotics Competition at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, in Timonium.
"This is the first time New Town has had a robotics team. Their hard work paid off," said Kimberley Simms, faculty advisor to the team, who said the team worked for six to seven weeks to prepare for the contest." The kids are pretty excited. They were surprised they made it, but...