March 2020 News

PhyxtGears Robotics Team Wins Bloomington Regional Competition

Monday, March 9, 2020

The PhyxtGears Robotics Team traveled to the Bloomington Robotics Regional, held March 7 and 8 in Bloomington, Indiana. During qualifying rounds on Saturday, the team hit a glitch with a falling game controller and were ranked 17th out of more than 50 competing teams. After securing a different controller and making some adjustments, the PhyxtGears robot went on a winning streak and moved up to first place by the end of qualification.

On Sunday, the team advanced through the semi-finals and finals, ultimately winning the entire competition. Congratulations to the entire PhyxtGears Robotics Team!

Team members include Aakash Kambham, Mary Petitte, Wenhan Tang, Kush Patel, Bryce Berger, Robby Sammelson, Kavin Saravanan, Enzo Nate, Shivali Singireddy, Kaan Ulasan, Sebastian Moyer and Samantha Doris.

Below is a slideshow of photos from the competition.

  • PhyxtGears Robotics Team
  • Fixing problems
  • In line for competition
  • Robot shooting ball
  • This Year - Star Wars Theme Game
  • Winking at you