Archive for September, 2019

First Meeting of The Year

Posted by Lori Dale On September 25, 2019 Comments Off on First Meeting of The Year

On Monday, the Gearheads had the first meeting of the 2019-20 school year. We decided to start meeting regularly on Monday nights at 5:30, unless we get a coach who can start the meetings earlier. We are going to work on different drive trains, train new team members and expand the skill set of the  [ Read More ]

2020 Infinite Recharge Teaser

Posted by Lori Dale On September 17, 2019 Comments Off on 2020 Infinite Recharge Teaser

As promised last week, here is the teaser for the Infinite Recharge game. The Star Wars tie-in to the teaser is pretty obvious, but how that will relate to the actual game remains to be seen. If you read our blog on Facebook feel free to comment with your guess as to what the game  [ Read More ]

FTC Game Reveal

Posted by Lori Dale On September 10, 2019 Comments Off on FTC Game Reveal

The Gearheads are a member of the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC). FIRST also has 3 other programs for students in grades K-12. FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) is for students in grades 6-12. Their robots are about the size of Vex robots, but they can machine their own parts, and the programming is a little more  [ Read More ]