Two Richland One teams competing nationally and internationally | News
Two Richland One teams will be competing for national and international glory.
1. Four Lower Richland High School students will represent the state of South Carolina in the National Life Smarts Consumer competition in Philadelphia where they will answer questions about finance, health, safety, the environment and technology. Winning teams will be awarded prizes and scholarships. These consumer-savvy teens will represent 32 states in this year's national event.
2. Los Pollos Locos, the USC/Richland One robotics team, will be competing in the 2012 FIRST Championship in St. Louis April 25-28. The team, which includes Dreher High School students, is the only team in the history of the Palmetto Regional competition to win back-to-back championships. Over 2,300 teams from as far away as Australia and Israel competed this year and 400 of the best---including the Richland One team--- qualified to compete in St. Louis. You can follow the team on Twitter @LosPollosLocos.