Area Teams Compete in National FIRST Robotics Tournament
 
Area Teams Compete in National FIRST Robotics Tournament.

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden (center) stands with NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center employee David Lorance (r to l); Stennis employee Dawn Davis; Delana Lorance; and Doug Lorance during the season-ending 2010 FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics World Championships held April 15-17, 2010 in Atlanta, GA. Four Louisiana and Mississippi teams competed in the annual event. David Lorance served as a mentor for the team from Northshore High School in Slidell, La. Davis served as a judge during the national competition. Both are NASA employees. Bolden spoke to team competitors from across the country during his visit to the championship event.