We’re on our way, and ready to win!

  Following our poor run in Los Angeles Competition, our team set our eyes towards the Ventura regional, our second stop on the road to FRC Regional Champions. I can speak for the team as a whole by saying we are so excited to compete again. There is nothing like competition. Win or lose, you get…

CLANG!!!!!

That’s the answer to the question “What is the worst sound you can hear when the robot is being tested outside?”  Why?  Because that means they just rammed the robot into one of the steel supports holding up the outside roof.  The last time that sound was heard it involved Team mentor/co-founder/ and Woody Flowers…

Does HAL9000 Ring Any Bells?

With Ventura competition just around the corner, the robot had to be refined and fixed. Now, generally, this would be done before our first regional competition, but that would be much too easy and, therefore, unrealistic for a High School robotics team attempting to build a robot in six weeks (if I’ve learned anything in…

Really! We didn’t break it this time!

Los Angeles competition has ended.  The excitement and the stress is gone.  Its time to slow down, enjoy the world, catch up on sleep, take some time off… NO IT’S NOT! YOU CAN SLEEP IN JULY! WE HAVE ANOTHER COMPETITION TO GO TO!!!! (** Imagine scene of total utter panic from the airplane movies**) Ok…

Don’t. Panic. It’s just failure.

Hello again from robot land! It’s been a while, how have you been? Hopefully good, because we have been as busy as ever preparing for the Long Beach Regional this week (March 10-12). Following the bagging of the robot, we took a few days of rest. It was a nice distraction from the large amount…