Tag: Lunacy

CalGames 2009

October 10, 2009

Our team ended the successful 2009 FIRST Robotics Competition challenge “Lunacy” season today, and started another at the 2009 California Robot Games, an off season competition hosted by the WRRF, winning not only the CalGames Champion Award for the second year in a row, but also the BLADE Entrepreneurship Award and the BAE Systems Design Award. […]

Sacramento Regional 2009

March 28, 2009

The Sacramento Regional was held at UC Davis on March 27-28, 2009. After setting two of the highest scores of the competition in the first two matches — 88 and 98 — teams started playing heavy defense on us; we were pinned by two robots for an entire match.  Despite this, we still won six […]

Silicon Valley Regional 2009

March 14, 2009

The Silicon Valley Regional, our home regional, was held at the San Jose State University Event Center on March 13-14, 2009. After winning six matches and losing two in the qualification matches, our team seeded fourth overall and picked Team 846, the Funky Monkeys from Lynbrook High School, and Team 8, The Vikings from Palo […]

Ship Date 2009

February 17, 2009

After six weeks of hard work, our robot is now complete and shipped off to our first competition.  We can finally catch up on all the sleep we lost during build season.  See you all in a few weeks at the Silicon Valley Regional!

Lunacy Kickoff 2009

January 3, 2009

At 6am today, our team went to San Jose State University for the local 2009 FRC Kickoff Event. There were representatives from over 30 different Bay Area teams at the event, all eagerly waiting for the new challenge to be released and the new build season to start. The 2009 challenge, “Lunacy,” is played on […]