FRC 27 - AVR 27A
The Team was invited to attend the all-girls event known as Goonettes in September. Here, drive teams made of girls had the chance to compete in the 2023 game, learning how to drive for the previous weeks, they came in excited to drive and try new things! We placed 19th in quals to be 1st pick of alliance 7 (6081, 27, 1023, 6914). Our team's coach Mrs. Hughes also won mentor of the year award!
September 10th, 2023
Each year, Team RUSH hosts the community event known as the RUSH Regatta. While a cardboard and duct tape boat race to the public, it's also our teams main fundraiser, where students are challenged to raise the most funds, present their entrepreneurial efforts and engineering design of their boats to the judges, then head off at the races! Our team was able to raise over $50,000 this year thanks to all of our sponsors!
July 8th, 2023
4th of July Parade
To help celebrate this momentous holiday, Team RUSH represented the Clarkston robotics program in the 4th of July parade across downtown Clarkston. With a walking entry, we were seen by hundreds of Clarkston residents who came to support the towns various organizations walking in the parade. Happy 4th of July to all!
July 4th, 2023
RUSH Summer Robotics Camps
For two weeks in the beginning of summer, students on the team volunteer their time to create the curriculum for various summer programs for children grades Pre-K through 12th grade! This summer, the students ran a FLL Explore camp, FLL Camp, TinkerCad Beginner Camp, TinkerCad Advanced Camp, and RUSHing Girls to 3D Printing and Laser Cutting.
June 19th-23rd, & 26th-29th, 2023
RUSH Camp 2023
In the early summer of each year, Team RUSH gathers for 3-4 days to learn about the team's history, practice teambuilders, review safety guidelines, and more! This is always a memorable experience for our new and returning students and is very valuable to our teams dynamic.
June 12th-15th, 2023
Team RUSH once again participate in MakerGirl Mania, an event where hundreds of young girls come out to explore STEAM and have fun with various activities! Students from the team hosted multiple stations such as FLL robots, FLL Explore robots, FTC driving experience, and more! We are so thankful we're continuously able to impact our community and inspire STEAM in the younger generation, especially the girls!
April 29th, 2023