Beach Blitz 2017
Last weekend, October 7&8, 2017 Phoenix Robotics (6554) competed in the off-season tournament, Beach Blitz at Marina High School, Huntington Beach, CA.
We had a new drive team and new teammates. The drive team didn't have a practice facility, so they were learning as they competed. Every match they became better and better. However, the team was afraid they weren’t going to get picked since they were in 12th place out of 36 teams on Sunday morning. Then, something amazing happened. On Sunday, we won all the matches, placing 4th overall after all the qualification rounds. Phoenix Robotics Alliance Captains of the 3rd seed alliance and made it all the way to semifinals. The team was extremely grateful for placing this life changing experience. Now the new student participants of Phoenix Robotics are eager to rise to the challenge to this seasons build season.