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News tagged with "2009"

There are 19 news article(s) tagged with 2009.

Savage Soccer South of the Border 2009

December 12, 2009

Techno music was streaming through the air, cheers were erupting from the crowd, and four robots were racing around a field. This was the scene... Read more New Window Icon

Quinsigamond VEX Tournament Champions!

December 5, 2009

On Saturday, December 5, Team 228 competed in the Quinsigamond VEX Robotics Competition in Worcester, Mass. The team really did a Clean Sweep at... Read more New Window Icon

Thank You CUNO Foundation!

November 18, 2009

After weeks of writing letters, exchanging emails, and waiting, Team 228 received a gracious gift from the CUNO Foundation. Gus received a grant for... Read more New Window Icon

Savage Soccer at WPI 2009

November 13, 2009

The 13th Savage Soccer competition held at WPI was very successful for Team 228 and the four mini-teams it produced. After the qualifying rounds, all... Read more New Window Icon


October 3, 2009

Congrats team 228 on making it to the finals at the Bash at the Beach robot competition! In an amazing alliance with 195 and 178, 228 and their... Read more New Window Icon

It's BBQ Time!

September 27, 2009

As summer is reaching a climax and heading towards fall, Gus is going to be busy barbecuing once more. We are going to be at four local Connecticut... Read more New Window Icon

Beach Bots!

August 15, 2009

On a beautiful day in August, team Gus took a day-cation to Rocky Neck Beach State Park in Connecticut. This was one of our two summer fun... Read more New Window Icon

New Photo Gallery Feature

May 12, 2009

Inspired by Facebook, a new feature has been added to the photo galleries on our website. When you are viewing a single photo in a photo gallery... Read more New Window Icon

Battlecry10 @ WPI

May 9, 2009

Some things get better in age and the Battlecry offseason FRC event held at WPI is no exception. Now in its 10th year of annual competition, it is by... Read more New Window Icon

It's BBQ Fundraiser Time Again!

April 25, 2009

It's that time of year again! Time for the annual Meriden Daffodil Festival. The festival this year is taking place Saturday, April 25 10:00 am to... Read more New Window Icon

The World Championships in Atlanta 09

April 18, 2009

If you were there, then you don’t need me to tell you that Atlanta was crazy amazing. But I’m going to say it anyway! ATLANTA WAS CRAZY... Read more New Window Icon

Pre-Championship Excitement

April 12, 2009

With only mere days and hours separating us form the world championship in Atlanta, Georgia, team Gus is all abuzz with excitement. We are finishing... Read more New Window Icon

Connecticut VEX Tournament

April 5, 2009

On a pleasant Sunday, in the wonderful state of Connecticut, a VEX tournament was taking place at Central Connecticut State University. Thirty VEX... Read more New Window Icon

Connecticut Regional 2009

March 28, 2009

Early Thursday morning, team Gus met at our workshop and got ready to leave to go to Hartford for the Connecticut Regional. After almost three... Read more New Window Icon

The Build Season In Recap

February 17, 2009

This build season just flew by; one minute we were watching the live kickoff event, the next we were building prototypes, and next thing we know the... Read more New Window Icon

2009 Game: It's Ice, Ice, Baby!

January 3, 2009

On this past Saturday at 10:00 am, the new FRC game for this season was released. The game entitled, Lunacy, is based on the idea of a moon... Read more New Window Icon

Live Blogging The 2009 FRC Kickoff Event

January 3, 2009

We're here live at the 2009 FRC Kickoff Event in Manchester, New Hampshire, eagerly awaiting the release of the new game. And for the first time,... Read more New Window Icon

Kickoff Pasta Dinner Fundraiser 2009

January 1, 2009

Do you like pasta? Do you like dessert? Do you like raffles? If you answered yes to any of these questions then come to Gus' pasta dinner fundraiser... Read more New Window Icon

Water Game in 2009? You be the Judge!

December 11, 2008

Earlier this month, FIRST has released the first of their annual game hints prior to the next year’s FRC Kickoff Event. While in the past these... Read more New Window Icon

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