Pictured (l to r): Katelyn Money, Jared McWilliams, Sophia Tuhy, Ken Cummings, Tomy Cummings
North Branch First Tech Challenge (FTC) Team 7288 is one of 36 teams statewide to qualify for the State Championships being held remotely from April 4-10. Team 7288 earned its state berth on March 6 in a remote qualifying event. Teams are judged remotely during interviews online and then compete on their home field, recording and submitting six rounds of competition. Team 7288 is Katelyn Money, Sophia Tuhy and Jared McWilliams, and mentors Tomy Cummings and Ken Cummings.