Hillsboro and McClain High School hosted the Highland County VEX Classic event on Saturday, February 22. Forty-seven teams registered for the event. Team 45133F from Hillsboro won the Excellence award in the Middle School division. The Excellence award is the highest honor and award given by VEX. Team 45133C from Hillsboro, and 14246D from Greenfield formed an alliance and won the tournament. 45133F and 45133H will be competing at the Middle School State division on March 6th. 45133C and 14246D will compete on March 7th in the High School division. 2 other teams from Hillsboro, 45133A and 45133B will also be competing in the High School division.