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The Lego League gives students real-world experience

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AGAWAM, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -

A program in Agawam is giving children real world experience. It' s called the Lego League. 

At the competition, students get to build, test and program robots. 22 teams from several states competed today in Agawam. 

The top 6 teams will move on.

"It's huge. The Lego League is the largest program within the first robotics competition. These are kids. 9, 10, 11, 12-year-old kids. They get excited about the sports model that's part of this," said Dana Henry, Tournament Director. 

The state championships will be held next Saturday in Worcester. 

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