FIRST Robotics Competition Team 4272 Maverick Robotics from McCutcheon High School competed in the 2023 game, Charged Up, this season. This year’s game required teams to race across the field collecting cubes and traffic cones before placing the cones on metal pipes and cubes on shelves, each with 3 varied heights. Each match consists of… Read More 2023 Season Recap
The team earned enough district points to qualify for the FIRST Championship! We are one of eleven teams representing Indiana. Our team has only attended the FIRST Championship once before, in 2017. Watch our social media for details on how to watch remotely on Twitch TV.
We finished state qualification matches ranked second and became the captain of Alliance 2. We chose Team 1501 (Huntington County 4-H Robotics Team THRUST) and Team 3147 (Munster Horsepower) as our alliance partners. We finished fourth out of eight alliances after really competitive play by all teams. We took home the State Quality Award, making… Read More FIRST Indiana State Championship
While we were at the FIN District Princeton Event, we were interviewed by FIRST Updates Now for the “Behind the Bumpers” series for the first time in the team’s history. This YouTube channel has 14.6K subscribers worldwide. Watch our segment at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2E427ZOK8fU
· Printed Circuit Board Designs (github.com/maverick-boiler-robotics-team-4272)· CAD Videos (YouTube @FIRSTTeamMaverickRobotics)· Programming Code (github.com/maverick-boiler-robotics-team-4272)
Our business subteams (Awards, Imagery, and Digital Media) play an important support role for the team. Their responsibilities include visual and written documentation, flyers and brochures, social media posts, pit awards, give away items at competitions, and more. We’d like to take this opportunity to showcase the important work these students and their mentors do… Read More More than Robots: Our Business Subteams
We finished qualifications ranked 14th out of 32 teams with a 7-5-0 record. We were the first pick by the Alliance 2 captain, Team 5010, Tiger Dynasty from Fishers, IN. The alliance then added Team 3936, Roboblitz from Michigan City, IN, and Team 2197, Las Pumas from New Carlisle, IN, who was called upon to… Read More FIN District Tippecanoe Event
Let’s breakdown the results:
1️ District event win
2️ Amazing alliance partners
3️ Trophies… Read More WHAT A WEEKEND AT PRINCETON!!
Each year the team is allowed to submit up to two students in grades 10 or 11 for the Dean’s List award. This award, as described by FIRST, is to recognize current student leaders who have led their teams and communities to increased awareness for FIRST and its mission while achieving personal technical expertise and accomplishment. It is the… Read More 2023 Dean’s List Semi-Finalists
Team 4272 is now among a select group of teams worldwide who design their own printed circuit boards (PCB). We have designed and assembled two prototypes, with plans for more. Current designs available on the market did not meet all desired features, so we designed our own. Our first design, a breakout board for use… Read More Team 4272 Designs Printed Circuit Boards