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Parent volunteer Gavin Peacock of Walnut Creek (left, top photo) oversees work being done by Berean Christian High School”s “AimBot” robotic club members Ben Smith, 16, of Concord, and twin brothers Alex Engel, and Andrew Engel, 16, of Concord, left to right, during the FIRST Tech Challenge Robotics Tournament held at Berean Christian High School in Walnut Creek on Saturday. The competition had robotic devices accomplishing tasks for team points, either on their own or as controlled by team members. Berean, along with partner Quarry Lane School of Dublin, won the Winning Alliance Captain award, and Berean also won the PTC Design Award for innovative robot design. Sixteen teams, representing schools and neighborhood groups from around the Bay Area, participated in the event, with winners advancing to regional finals competition.

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