Cometbots

Members of the Halifax County High School robotics team, Cometbots 977, salute prior to a competition.

Halifax County High School’s robotics team, Cometbots 977, was in 12th place out of 37 teams after qualifying sessions on Sunday afternoon in a robotics competition held at Churchland High School in Portsmouth.

The competition started on Saturday and was expected to wrap up late Sunday evening.