Category: Competitions


2014 Chezy Champs Off Season Event

September 5, 2014

On August 30th and 31st, we attended the inaugural Chezy Champs off season tournament, hosted by Team 254, The Cheesy Poofs, at Bellarmine College Preporatory. After a series of unlucky matches with alliance partners losing commincations on the field during the Qualification Matches, we were seeded 28th with a record of 3-7-0. However, we were […]

2014 World Championship Event

May 2, 2014

After a long season of hard work, 604 attended the 2014 FIRST World Championships in St. Louis, MO from April 23rd-26th. This year, we were in the Galileo division along with several other California teams. Qualifying matches began on Thursday, and despite running into a few problems on Thursday and Friday night, we were able […]

2014 Silicon Valley Regional

April 21, 2014

On April 4th and 5th, we attended our second tournament of the year, the Silicon Valley Regional. After 11 qualifying matches on Friday and Saturday, we were seeded 14th and picked by the 4th alliance captain, Team 1280 The Ragin’ C-Bicuits, along with Team 100 The WildHats. We advanced to semifinals after two close quarterfinal […]

2014 San Diego Regional

March 9, 2014

Marking our first year of participation at the event, FIRST Team 604 kicked off our competition season at the 2014 San Diego Regional at the Valley View Casino Center. While initially faced with problems with shooter calibration and reliability, our team utilized our trussing abilities to our advantage, eventually seeding 8th at the end of […]

2012 CalGames Off Season Competition

October 13, 2012

Following a summer full of demos, FIRST Team 604 kicked off the 2012-2013 season with successfully competing in the WRRF Off season competition – CalGames. In preparation for CalGames, the decision was made to repair worn out components and secure all components to give our team the best edge for at the competition. The programming code was also updated to improve the accuracy of the […]

2012 World Championship Event

April 30, 2012

After a season of hard work, Team 604 Quixilver was able to attend the FRC World Championship in St. Louis, Missouri. We were double-qualified with the Engineering Inspiration Award from the Sacramento Regional and the Regional Chairman’s Award from the Silicon Valley Regional. For this year’s FRC Championship, there were 400 teams present from all […]

2012 Google Silicon Valley Regional Conclusion

April 5, 2012

After the success at the Sacramento Regional two weeks prior, FIRST Team 604 came home to compete at the Google Silicon Valley Regional ready for some intense competition. We made a few changes to our robot since Sacramento and they paid off. After ten qualification matches, we seeded 14th and later moved up to the […]

2012 Google Silicon Valley Regional: Day 2

March 30, 2012

After an exhausting day at the San Jose State Event Center, we were extremely excited to learn that our mentor, Jim Mori, won the Woodie Flower’s Finalist Award. Mr. Mori has been involved with the FIRST program since 1999 and with FIRST Team 604 since 2005. He has worked with FIRST Teams 254, 668, 1967, […]

2012 Sacramento Regional

March 19, 2012

FIRST Team 604 started another successful competition season at the 2012 Sacramento Regional, held at the UC Davis ARC Pavilion. Originally faced with some technical issues, our team was able to overcome some of them and use our skill on the coopertition(TM) bridge to our advantage. Completing a total of four coopertition(TM) balances, we seeded […]

2012 Robot Unveiling — Introducing “Sureshot”

March 15, 2012

FIRST Team 604 will be competing this weekend at the Sacramento Regional. Remember to watch us on MadStream! Here is our latest creation for the world to see! Many thanks to our sponsors and friends who helped make this happen. Name: “Sureshot” Dimension: 27″W x 36″L x 59″H Weight: 118 lbs Concept: Our team recognized […]