Glacier Peak day 2

Our first FIRST competition of the season is complete. We finished 25th in the qualifying standings and didn’t make it to the playoff rounds. We won the “Gracious Professionalism” award, apparently in large part to Woodie Flowers, president of Mechanical Engineering school at MIT and FIRST co-founder, who witnessed our driver calming down another team …

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2014 Kickoff!

Saturday, January 4th, was the kick-off for the 2014 FIRST Robotic Competition. We joined hundreds of other students at Mountlake Terrace High School to see the nation-wide broadcast of the competition announcement. This year’s competition is called Arial Assist, and it requires a lot of teamwork and coordination between different schools that will be paired …

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