robotics

The North Branch-Chisago Lakes Robotics Team ran its annual summer camp last week. Campers new to robotics or with less experience spent three days designing, building, and programming a robot to compete in a contest on the last day of camp. Robots had to negotiate an obstacle course that included driving through cones, backing up, [...]

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Chisago Lakes-North Branch FIRST Team 3038 competed in the 10,000 Lakes Regional at Williams Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota March 28. The team spent Thursday passing inspection and practicing on the field.  A successful day on Thursday had the team feeling optimistic for the start on competition on Friday, and they [...]

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North Branch FIRST Tech Challenge Team 7290 competed in the State Championships on Saturday, February 22, 2014 in Prior Lake. Thirty-six teams qualified for the state meet during qualification tournaments held November through January. Competition was fierce and even though they posted some of their highest point totals of the season, Team 7290 was only [...]

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North Branch Area Public Schools now has three FIRST Tech Challenge teams for seventh and eighth grade students. The teams formed in September and have been busy building their robots to hang from a bar, raise a flag, and pick up 2-inch by 2-inch blocks as well as develop a team nickname and logo. “It [...]

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Team 3038, the North Branch-Chisago Lakes FIRST Robotics team, will be competing in the Minnesota State High School League Robotics Championships at Williams Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota May 18.  Opening ceremonies begin at 8:30 a.m. with competition starting at 8:45 a.m.  Thirty out of the 180 high school teams in [...]

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The North Branch-Chisago Lakes FIRST Robotics Team 3038 competed in the 10,000 Lakes Regional at Williams Arena on the campus of the University of Minnesota over the weekend.  After passing inspection and fine-tuning the robot Thursday, Team 3038 began competition Friday with five qualifying matches, finishing the day with a 4-1 record and in 12th [...]

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