Kevin Kinneer

World Record at First Meet!

We had an amazing first meet. Our autonomous always hit the goal mineral at the start and we were able to deploy and latch most of the time. Also, we got a high score of 221 with team 5340 Waukee Taukees which according to team 11115 Gluten Free is the best score in the world.

Presenting to Our Teachers

We were able to get 10 minutes before a teachers meeting to present to all of our school’s teachers. The presentation was about FIRST and how robotics isn’t just for builders. Above: Us presenting to the teachers. Right: Us practicing before the presentation.

We Are Going to Worlds!

Wow, was Super-Regionals fun! Our robot did really well, and we placed 3rd in the Ortberg Division! We saw some really cool robots from all of the 11 states who participated. There were some great booths as well. We advanced to the divisional finals, and then lost some really close matches. We  became one of …

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FTC Iowa Results

The FTC State Championships were awesome but it was hard too. We were the second seeded team in the gold division but lost to an alliance of the 1st and 3rd seeded teams in our divisional finals. We were pretty bummed out that we couldn’t play against the Black division. When the awards ceremony came, …

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