And Founder’s Day was another great success! The Midknight Inventors this past weekend marched in the Founder’s Day parade, sold concessions, and promoted STEM in the community. The team was able to fundraise more this year than years past! Thank you to all students, parents, and mentors for making this event a success!
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 bid a farewell to their build site this past weekend as they moved out of the Plainsboro Plaza build site and into their Millstone trailer. Thank you to our sponsor Onyx for graciously donating the site for our use! Also, a big thanks to all the students, parents, and mentors that helped the move go smoothly . As we moved out of the build site, we found out 2009 and 2011 robots too!
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!
And the 2013-2014 Aerial Assist official 6 week build season comes to an end. Check back on the website on the 23rd to see a picture of our final robot! Thank you to all the students, parents, mentors, sponsors, and the community for making the build season a success! We will be competing in our first competition with March 1st and 2nd and Mount Olive High School. The build season may be over, but team 1923 will be busy making robot b!
The Midknight Inventors hosted their annual open house on February 11th. Team 1923 and other local FIRST team presented their accomplishments to the public.It was a fun night of learning and robotics!
And the game for the season is… Aerial Assist! The game involves alliance shooting a 2 ft diameter ball into goals. Alliances score more points if robots make assists, and then shoot. For more information about the game, visit ABOUT FIRST -2014 GAME. Last Saturday, the Midknight Inventors discussed game strategies, and possible manipulators, and are prototyping this week. Also, check us out at our build site as we design, build, and program out robot in six weeks- click on the tab CONTACT US to see our location.