Archive for April, 2015

May 5th Practice canceled due to awards!

Posted by Nathan Block On April 27, 2015 Comments Off

The team will NOT have its regular meeting Tuesday May 5 instead team members and their parents are invited to attend the Partners in Education Awards. Our coach Tom Oehrlein and build menter Kenny Huckenpoehler will be receiving awards for their years of sevice to the GearHeads. Share

A Real Bang

Posted by Freamon Richardsfink On April 17, 2015 Comments Off

In the previous post we hinted at how the competition went, this is a little more in depth. The first day was a practice day for teams, and for the arena staff to get the kinks out of the system. The scores on the first day had no bearing on the ranking for the event, and for the  [ Read More ]

Went out with a BANG!!!!

Posted by Nathan Block On April 14, 2015 Comments Off

We attended the FIRST Robotics 10000 Lakes Reigonal competition at Williams Arena in Minniapolis. Our robot performed well and we placed fairly high after qualification rounds but, in the end our robot was not sellected to be part of an alliance. However our drive teams comunication was excelent and we all had fun. On another note  [ Read More ]