Tornadoes15 Blow Away the Competition

Driven by teamwork and perseverance, the Oldfield Middle School Tornadoes15 robotics team placed sixth out of 32 teams at the FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament on Jan. 24 at Central Islip High School.

Along with their VEX IQ robot’s impressive performance, the team received the competition’s only Teamwork Award.

Tornadoes15 will move on to compete at the FIRST LEGO League Long Island Championship Tournament on March 1 at Longwood High School.