ORADELL, NJ - The Columbia High School (CHS) Robotics teams competed in the Northeast New Jersey League Championship against 24 other teams from Northeast New Jersey on Sunday, Feb. 12, at River Dell High School in Oradell, with Robotics Team 4102 being part of the winning alliance.

The CHS Cougars Team 4102 earned the PTC Design Award in addition to being chosen as the first pick for what became the winning alliance of the day. Having been the first pick, CHS Cougars Team 4102 qualified for the state contest.

NJ FTC States will be held on Feb. 26 at West-Windsor-Plainsboro High School North in Plainsboro Township. The CHS Cougar Cubs Robotics Team 7959 will also be competing at NJ FTC States.

The other two teams in the winning alliance were Team 7486 Fusion Robotics from New York, and Team 8902 Cosmic Goose.