COVID-19- The Impact On FTC

The Impact of COVID-19 on the WormGear WarriorsAs everyone knows the Coronavirus and had a great impact on schooling, sports, and the general economy.COVID-19 has closed down many schools, if not all. As of March 13th, our coaches decided we should no longer continue meeting. As of March 16, Illinois governor, JB …

Meet 3: 1/11/20

In the first match we completed our autonomous, but then had a connection error, preventing us from executing our plan for teleop.   After the issue with our connection, we were unable to complete autonomous, but started teleop by placing the foundation into the build site. We were able to collect 4 …

Meet 2: 12/14/20

Match one-  Auto: Missed grabbing foundation, Missed parking in building zone Teleop: Collected stone, Stacked stone, Stacked stone Endgame: Collected stone, Parked in build site  Match two- Auto: One skystone delivered, Stacked skystone, Foundation in build site, did not park Teleop: Stacked 4 tall Endgame: Moved Foundation Match three- Auto: Did not …

meet #1: 2019

  Our first run we were able to stack 3 high, almost cap, to get a total of 57 points , the highest points scored throught the whole match. The second run we were able to stack 5 high, the highest stacked out of the whole meet, get 2 skystones over the …

Illinois State Championship

Illinois State Championship was February 23rd and 24th. Most of the team started driving down Friday afternoon because our judging and inspection was during the night up in Elgin. We all met first at the local restaurant Portillo’s for some food and milkshakes and to regroup, then headed to judging. The competition/judging …

South Central Qualifier

Our first and only qualifier of the season occurred Saturday, February 3rd. CA Henning Elementary School in Troy, Illinois was the site of the event. Our day started early in the morning with judging at 8:50 and inspections at 9:30. We also had to come early to set up the practice field …

WMS Meet #3

On Saturday, January 13th, we went to Whiteside Middle School for our 3rd and final meet of the season. Our drive team for the event was  Reece on drive train, Caleb on claw, and Jop as the drive coach. This meet was the smallest we’ve been to, with only 8 teams showing …

Our Second Meet at Maryville

On December 16th, our team went to Maryville Christian School to participate in our second meet of this season. We did very well at this meet, winning 4/5 matches. What made this meet very special was that our autonomous did not mess up at all the whole day. It worked perfectly every match. …