WPI Regional FIRST Robotics Competition:
Congratulations to the 3
[Maine] rookie teams who had a very successful FIRST regional at WPI on March 8
through March 10. All three teams had a GREAT showing.
Congratulations to FRC Team 3930 (Spruce Mountain High School) who won
the Rookie All-Star Award. This qualifies them for the FIRST World
Championship in St. Louis in April. This award celebrates the rookie
team exemplifying a young but strong partnership effort, as well as
implementing the mission of FIRST to inspire students to learn more
about science and technology.
Congratulations to FRC Team 2648 (Messalonskee High School) who won the
Engineering Inspiration Award. This qualifies them for the FIRST World
Championship in St. Louis in April. This award celebrates outstanding
success in advancing respect and appreciation for engineering and
engineers, both within their school, as well as their community.
From the "Granite State" Regional FIRST Robotics Competition:
Congratulations to FIRST Team 58 from South Portland on their victory at
the Granite State Regional. The Riot Crew (team 58) teamed up with Team
131 CHAOS and Team 1831 the Screaming Eagles. Their unique rotating arm
was extremely fun to watch and I don't believe it missed a shot all
Also congratulations to teams 133, BERT from Standish, 3597
Robo-Ranglers from Kittery, 172 Northern Force from Falmouth/Gorham, and
3609 Duct Tape Dragons From South Portland for their trip to the
Team 3451 -Team Boss also competed in Manchester.