Davenport West Robotics sent two teams to the FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) Iowa State Championships February 21st and 22nd. The Iridium Falcons #4296 and the Combustible Lemons #5466 performed very well in team judging and robot performance. Both teams displayed outstanding professionalism and qualified for the elimination tournament before being defeated in the semi-finals in their respected divisions. The Combustible Lemons placed 3rd in the Inspire Award category and won the Think Award to advance to the Northern Super Regional, which will be at Carver Hawkeye Arena from April 3rd – April 5th. 72 teams from 13 states will compete at the event to see who advances to the World Championships.