LA Regional, IT’S THE FINAL COUNTDOWN! (cue epic synth solo)

It’s Day 2 of the LA Regional, and we’re coming off of a tough loss in the last match of Day 1. Allied with Teams 4201 (The Vitruvian Bots) and 5512 (Da.Evil.Bots, from Chile), we accidentally set our robot in the wrong direction for Autonomous Mode, driving into our own “secret passage” and incurring a…

LA Regional, Qualification begins!

Today is the day. The teams are inspected, robots ready, and qualification matches have begun. We started out the day by being interviewed by a pair of judges! The judges are comprised of professionals and educators from various walks of life, numbering about 15 – 20 in all, who will interview teams in the pits,…

We’re at the LA Regional

We made it. After 6 long weeks of build season, the robot was bagged and tagged, signed off by one of our mentors, Mr. Wong. Early this morning, we set out for Long Beach to take part in the LA Regional, which is now co-sponsored by Cooler Master! Thank you to Councilman Mitch Englander’s office…