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Hector Ramirez, a Perham High School student involved with the "Jacket Bots" robotics and engineering team, keeps a watchful eye on the robot the students built.

Creating 'Jacket Bots'

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There's a robot roaming the halls at Perham High School.

Not only is it capable of "kicking" a soccer ball around, but it also has a competitive streak.


This April, the "Jacket Bots," a robotics and engineering team at PHS, will send their robot onto the field to play a specialized soccer-style game. The PHS robot will play against other robots created by teams from Minnesota and several other states.

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