Robbins during a late summer Broad Ripple performance last year

Howard W. Hewitt – Wabash senior Luke Robbins advanced to the next round of the World Series of Comedy preliminaries at Dayton, Ohio Wednesday night.

There are six regions holding preliminary contests with finalists feeding into a national competition at Las Vegas in September. Robbins finished second Wednesday night and will compete at 8 p.m., Friday, at Wiley’s Comedy Club in Dayton, OH