Archive for January, 2012

Build Season 2012

Posted by B. Vogel On January 11, 2012 Comments Off on Build Season 2012

Build season is upon us as we start our journey to make a robot for this years FIRST Robotics Competition: Rebound Rumble. Rebound Rumble is alot like basketball, the main difference is the number of hoops. Rebound Rumble is played with 4 hoops placed at different heights. 1 low hoop, 2 middle hoops, and 1 high  [ Read More ]

Kick Off Day!!!!

Posted by eoehrlein On January 7, 2012 Comments Off on Kick Off Day!!!!

Many eager Granite City Gearheads arrived at Apollo High School at 7 a.m today, Saturday, January 7, 2012.  The Fun Van took the excited team members to Saint Cloud State University to find out what the new game will be for the 2012 FIRST competition.  When we arrived at Stewart Hall all of the students  [ Read More ]

Welcome Back Gearheads!

Posted by B. Vogel On January 3, 2012 Comments Off on Welcome Back Gearheads!

Welcome to Build season 2012! ARE YOU READY GRANITE CITY GEARHEADS? Only a few days left until the 2012 kick off! If you need any information about the kick-off be sure to contact Joy Birr(Our fearless leader) or Calvin Birr(2012 Captain). If you can't make it to the kick-off FIRST usually posts the objective on their  [ Read More ]