West Windsor-Plainsboro HS North will be invaded by robots once again on June 28, as the WWP district robotics team, The MidKnight Inventors, hosts their second annual FIRST® Robotics Competition event.
Known as MidKnight Mayhem, the day-long competition will feature over 30 high school robotics teams from across the country in a fast-paced competition, where remote controlled robots in teams of three must assist each other to score points, in the FIRST® Robotics game called “Aerial Assist”.
Team 1923 competed at the 9th annual Monty Madness in Montgomery High School hosted by 1403 Cougar Robotics. The team captured the Gracious Professionalism Award along the way! After alliance selections, the team was seeded eight with alliance partners 1403, 2016, and 224. The team went on to beat the first seed alliance and finish the day off as semi- finalists!
Team 1923 member Michael Foley (far right) was announced one of the 10 finalists for the Dean’s List Award at the FIRST World Championships! The Dean’s List Award recognizes individual leadership and contribution to the team.
Congratulations Michael! We are so proud of you!
The MidKnight Inventors ended its official FRC Season as Mid- Atlantic Region Championship Quarterfinalists.
Thank you to our alliance partners team 1640 Sab- BOT- age and team 869 PowerCord! Congratulations to team 1923 member Michael Foley as he advances as a Dean’s List Finalist to the World Championship in St. Louis!
Continue to check out our website, facebook and twitter pages to see our upcoming activities.
Ranked 34th out of 105 teams in our district, The MidKnight Inventors have qualified to compete at the Mid-Atlantic Region Championship! See you at Lehigh University, April 10-12!
Congratulation to team 1923 for a great performance at the Lenape District Competition! Team 1923 was the on the third seeded alliance and reached the quarterfinals with team 1647- the Iron Devils, and team 25- Raider Robotix. Them team has qualified to compete at the MAR District Championships at Lehigh from April 10- 12- make sure to check us out and our next competition!
Way to go Tactical Snail! Congratulation to team 1923 for a great showing at the Mount Olive District Competition! Team 1923 was the captain of the #2 seeded alliance and reached the semifinals with team 11- Mort, and team 219- Impact. 1923 also went on to win the prestigious Creativity Award by Xerox which celebrates “creativity in design, use of component, or strategy of play.” Make sure to check us out at our next competition March 22nd and 23rd at Lenape- more information to come!
After being finalists at Ramp Riot last week, the MidKnight Inventors claimed the title of champions yesterday, November 9th, at Brunswick Eruption! Congratulation to teams 369 and 379 who were our alliance partners. Great job to all the drive team, coaches, scouters, cheer squad and mentors! The trophy will start out at High School North and then will move to South.
Click here -> Robotics Win WWP Info Nov 22 2013 to see the story in the West Windsor & Plainsboro News!
Congratulations to the Midknight Inventors! Last Saturday, November 2nd, team 1923 was a finalist in Ramp Riot- the first offseason competition for the new season! We finished as finalists with out alliance partners team 2016, the Mighty Monkey Wrenches, team 369, High Voltage, and team 3314, the Mechanical Mustangs. New students on the team got to partake in their very first FRC competition, and some even got to drive the robot. We all look forward to Ramp Riot next year!