Team RUSH

FRC 27

Who Are We?

Team RUSH is the robotics team from Clarkston Michigan.

We change lives through the FIRST Robotics program and engage our community to promote STEM.

Our Mission

To create leaders who inspire people to value STEM.

Our Core Values

Each letter of RUSH represents a core value statement that our students embody: Respect, Unity, Spirit, and Heart.

To learn more about our team ethics, visit our ethics review page.


The Clarkston Holiday Lights Parade is back with the best theme ever:

Gingerbread All The Way

Join us on December 10, 2022

Year 27 for Team 27




Help Team RUSH celebrate our 27th year of FRC fun by participating in our monthly social media challenges, posted the 27th of every month!

Recent Events:

FLLE Expo

The FLL Explore Expo was an amazing event, with 11 RUSH sponsored/lead FIRST Lego League Explore (grades K-3) teams and 4 teams from Holy Family School from Grand Blanc, MI. These young students did a fantastic job presenting their projects to the Reviewers (Judges)

Novemeber 12th 2022

MAC 2022

Yet again, Team RUSH attended the Michigan Advocacy Conference in Lansing. Student representatives learned about why advocacy is important, how we can effectively advocate for STEM education funding, and more!

October 12th 2022

RUSH Retreat 2022

Team RUSH began their season in full spirits with the RUSH Retreat, a 2 day event full of team building, leadership and communications trainings, and much more!

October 7-8th 2022

Junior Robotics Rebooted!

Team RUSH once again kicked off the 2022/2023 FLL Explore and Challenge seasons this week, bringing in over 75 kids total, with high spirits, and very very excited kids!

September 20&22nd 2022

Firefly Drone Shows Demo

Team RUSH was invited to a private showing of one of their sponsors practice runs of a drone show! Team members and family watched as 200 pre-programmed drones took flight!

September 21st, 2022

Watch the full drone demo flight video here!

Kettering Kickoff #2

Team RUSH finished their offseason with Kettering Kickoff,. With plenty of new students and high hopes, the team worked to place alliance 4 captains, and to be first pick by alliance 1, to finish event quart finalists!

September 18th, 2022

Indiana Robotics Invitational

Team RUSH students attended IRI with a partially new team, new drivers, and big goals. They drove strong going 9-5, being rank 7 and alliance captain 6. They finished semi-finalists and did great!

July 15-17th, 2022

RUSH Summer Camps

Team RUSH students spent weeks developing curriculum in order to run more than 5 different summer camps for kids 1st-5th grade! The different camps involved a FLL, Jr Vex, 3d modeling beginner and advanced, and girls engineering.

June 20-23 & 27-30 2022

RUSH Regatta 2022

Team RUSH students brought their cardboard boats to Deer Lake to race against each other with the hopes of earning the coveted RUSH Regatta Cup Championship! This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, so if YOU would like to sponsor one of their boats, contact us!

July 9th 2022

2022 Tournament Results!

Team Calendar

Here is our team calendar documenting all events that we participate in. It includes team meetings, competitions and any other important dates.

Thank you to our 2022 sponsors! Find out how to become one!