Relay for Life at Texas Tech University!

Relay for Life at Texas Tech University!
On the evening of April 12th, the RoboRaiders were glad to be a part of the Relay for Life at Texas Tech University. The Relay For Life event features community and campus events that offer an inspiring opportunity to honor cancer survivors, promote how individuals can reduce their cancer risk, and raise money to help ...

Awards Presentation to Dean Al Sacco Jr.

Awards Presentation to Dean Al Sacco Jr.
On April 11th, the RoboRaiders had the honor of meeting with Dean Al Sacco Jr., the Dean of the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering at Texas Tech University. Our students, Forrest Shipton, Madeleine St. Clair and Zachery Daniel updated the Dean with our on-season and off-season accomplishments from this season, which included the ...

I Beat Pete – Man vs Machine!

I Beat Pete - Man vs Machine!
On a sunny and windy west Texas Sunday afternoon of April 6th, an epic battle between Man vs Machine was taking place out at the Reese Technology Center. This was the second time, local news channel KCBD’s Pete from “I Beat Pete” had come out for a challenge with our robot. ’I Beat Pete’ is a ...

Dallas Regional 2014 – Recap

Dallas Regional 2014 - Recap
FRC Team 1817, the Llano Estacado RoboRaiders attended the 2014 Dallas Regional from the 13th to the 15th of March. After winning the Hub City regional the week before, the RoboRaiders were ranked 3rd with a record of 10-4-0. The third seed alliance composed of Team 1817, with defending world champion Team 1477, Texas Torque and Team 3735, ...

Demo at the Midland Science Extravaganza!

Demo at the Midland Science Extravaganza!
The RoboRaiders drove out to Midland, Texas today to be a part of the annual Midland Science Extravaganza. The Science Extravaganza is the result of the combined efforts put in by the faculty at Midland College, and we were proud to help them out in their mission to spark interest among kids regarding Science and ...