March 10, 2014 at 8:01 AM
The first Lego League New Jersey State competition was held in Mount Olive on Saturday, March 8.
With 60 teams from across the state to compete against, from both private and public schools, The Academy of Our Lady of Peace Panther Power Robotics Team took second place. With this award they earned an invitation to Legoland in California for a chance to compete in the National Championship.
AOLP Panther Power Robotics Team: Bottom row: Kyle Hue, Michelle Maita, Hanna Kurian, Therese Ruane, Angie Maita Top: Mrs. Maita, Matthew Mazzuca, Thomas Ericksen, Robert Greeley, Matthew Ruane, Mrs. Alys Tyler (Coach).