Aurora High’s robotics Team TBD was runnerup in the FIRST Tech Challenge World Championships last week in St. Louis. The team placed first in the Edison division, then was captain of the Edison Division Alliance and competed against the Franklin Division Alliance in a best-of-three finals round. There were 4,500 FTC teams competing globally this season. From left with their robot are Ian Doemling, Tyler Thieding and Jared Ruehr. Their coaches are Darren Thieding and Joe Doemling.