Ready for battle |

Ready for battle

Nate Shek from Silver State Charter School, part of the Whovians team, makes an adjustment to the teams robot on the practice field before the competition at Western Nevada College on Saturday.
Shannon Litz/ | Nevada Appeal

Teams compete in the First Tech Challenge at Western Nevada College on Saturday. The game, FTC Block Party, requires two teams to work as an alliance to place blocks in the pendelum goal baskets while keeping them balanced and blocking the other teams progress. Points are scored when various goals are achieved.