This past weekend, Dark Matter 4150, one of two FIRST Tech Challenge teams at Linn-Mar, competed at the Wisconsin State Tournament. During the day, they went 4 and 1 in qualifying matches, becoming the second alliance captain. In an alliance with Robohackerz 4605 and Brobots 8695, they moved on to the finals, after winning their two semifinal matches. At the end of the day, Dark Matter won the Inspire Award, the top award in FTC and the team’s greatest achievement thus far this season. Their performance qualified them for the Northstar Super Regional, which is taking place in Des Moines, Iowa in late March. There, they will face 72 teams from 13 states.